North East Lincolnshire Council

January 2017

Rogue trader warning

North East Lincolnshire Council’s trading standards team are warning people to be wary of doorstep callers offering to carry out work on their home or garden. Trading standards officers have had nine complaints in the last three weeks from older…

10 months ago
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Phone ’n’ Ride users win using the service in December

Two lucky users of the Phone ‘n’ Ride service, Mrs Gwen Willbourn and Mrs Patricia Boagey, have both won £50 worth of Freshney Place shopping vouchers in the December voucher competition. Users are automatically entered into the competition when they…

10 months ago
Borough gets cash for sustainable travel

North East Lincolnshire Council working in partnership with ENGIE, has successfully secured £1.4 million of funding from the Department of Transport for a project worth £2.6 million to improve sustainable travel across the borough. The funding will allow a number…

10 months ago
HMS SEVERN TAKES TIME OUT TO VISIT GRIMSBY

A Royal Navy Fishery Protection Ship – HMS SEVERN – will be conducting a routine visit to Grimsby from Thursday 26th January through to Sunday 29th January. During the visit, HMS SEVERN commanded by Lieutenant Commander James Reynolds Royal Navy,…

10 months ago
Don’t suffer this winter with a bad boiler

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE, is urging residents not to suffer in the cold this winter. Qualifying residents will be able to receive a new boiler, and get assistance with heating and insulation through the boiler…

10 months ago
£5.3million boost for North East Lincolnshire

North East Lincolnshire Council has secured outline approval for grants worth more than £5.3million from the Humber LEP’s Local Growth Fund to bring forward two key developments for the area. Building on the earlier, successful public realm works in the…

10 months ago
Improvements to De Lacy Lane Cleethorpes start Monday

Work to reconstruct the road surface and footpath in De Lacy Lane, Cleethorpes, start on Monday 23 January. The works will see the existing gullies, kerbs, drainage channels, footway and carriageway surfaces replaced and will take approximately four weeks to…

10 months ago
Collected Women: The Influence of Louise Bourgeois

24th January to 30th April 2016 Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Community Gallery Free Entry Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre is pleased to announce its latest exhibition of contemporary artwork in its Community Gallery. Louise Bourgeois was one of the most influential…

10 months ago
Former school site to be redeveloped

A former Cleethorpes school that has been empty since 2010 is to be refurbished and brought back into use as a new primary school. Demolition and enabling works were carried last year at the former Matthew Humberstone Lower school site…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition – 19th January 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (GREAT COATES LEVEL CROSSING, WOAD LANE, GRIMSBY – 01) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2017 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to…

10 months ago
Prohibition of Traffic Order – 19th January 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (DOLPHIN STREET AND CORONATION ROAD, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2017 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order, the…

10 months ago
Designated stopover site update

North East Lincolnshire Council’s cabinet group met on Wednesday to consider an update on proposals for a designated stopover site in the area. A report was presented to members outlining what has been done to date in the search for…

10 months ago
Further works agreed as part of A18 safety review

Cabinet members at North East Lincolnshire Council have  today committed to investigate further the feasibility of a series of measures recommended to improve safety on one of the area’s main roads. Members met today to consider an independent safety review…

10 months ago
Next step agreed for Humberston Fitties

Cabinet members at North East Lincolnshire Council have today approved the offer from the preferred bidder in principle for the disposal of the long leasehold of the Humberston Fitties Chalet Park. The matter will now be referred to full Council…

10 months ago
Avian flu confirmed at a farm in East Lindsey, Lincolnshire

The UK’s Chief Veterinary Officer has confirmed H5N8 avian flu in a flock of turkeys at a farm in East Lindsey, Lincolnshire. For more information on this case, click here to see the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural…

10 months ago
Resort arcades not gambling with licences

North East Lincolnshire Council’s licensing team have commended Cleethorpes arcade owners after an undercover operation to assess levels of underage gambling in the resort showed all those checked were following the law. The 6 family entertainment and adult gaming businesses…

10 months ago
Active Forever Official Launch

JOIN Lincs Inspire at Grimsby Leisure Centre on Wednesday 25th January between 9am and 3pm for the official launch of Lincs Inspire’s new wellness scheme, Active Forever. The free launch will feature inspiring talks by health professionals, the opportunity to…

10 months ago
Harry Potter Quiz Night

CALLING all Hogwarts fans! To celebrate Harry Potter Night on Thursday 2nd February Lincs Inspire libraries will once again be holding a Harry Potter Quiz Night. Each Lincs Inspire library will become one of the Houses of Hogwarts for a…

10 months ago
Tidal surge round up

The emergency rooms at North East Lincolnshire Council were mobilised for the first time this year last week ahead of potential tidal flooding in coastal areas. The indication from the Environment  Agency had been that parts of Immingham, Grimsby and…

10 months ago
Still time to save with latest round of the Big Community Switch

North East Lincolnshire Council working in partnership with ENGIE is reminding people not to miss out on a scheme offering residents the chance to cut the cost of their energy bills. The Big Community Switch, which has saved more than…

10 months ago
New guides at Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre

The Grimsby trawler ROSS TIGER, which sees the 60th anniversary of her maiden voyage later this year, is to have two former skippers join her team of guides. John Roberts and Bob Formby will support former skipper Dennis Avery and…

10 months ago
Memory Lane Group at Cleethorpes

IF you like to share memories and have a chat and a cuppa, the new ‘Memory Lane Group’ at Cleethorpes Library could be for you. Meetings will be held on the last Thursday of each month starting on Thursday 26th…

10 months ago
Make sure you are prepared for when winter bites!

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE is reminding residents to take care during the winter months when driving in icy and snowy conditions. Wintery conditions can create a number of additional challenges for motorists compared to driving…

10 months ago
Ground breaking ceremony at HCF CATCH

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with HCF CATCH and ENGIE are pleased to announce ground breaking work to commence a £3.9 million expansion of the training facilities at the HCF CATCH site in Stallingborough. The project is supported…

10 months ago
Stallingborough site proposals: consultation

North East Lincolnshire Council has secured outline approval for a £1m grant from the Local Growth Fund to bring forward the Stallingborough Enterprise Zone for development. The site lies to the north of the A180 Stallingborough junction and is proposed…

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A18 safety review update

Cabinet members at North East Lincolnshire Council will be updated on the progress of an independent safety review of the A18 at their meeting on 18 January. The review was jointly commissioned by the Council and its partner ENGIE after…

10 months ago
Potential tidal surge: Friday 13 Jan

Friday 13 January 15.51: Tidal Surge Update Emergency services, Local Authority Partners and other agencies are warning the public to continue to be vigilant as the next high tide approaches at 6pm this evening. The Environment Agency is warning that the…

10 months ago
New guides at Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre

The Grimsby trawler ROSS TIGER, which sees the 60th anniversary of her maiden voyage later this year, is to have two former skippers join her team of guides. John Roberts and Bob Formby will support former skipper Dennis Avery and…

10 months ago
Council tax scammers back in business

North East Lincolnshire Council’s Trading Standards once again tracking reports of a council tax scam hitting local residents. The Council has received several reports of residents being contacted by a private company offering residents money back on council tax payments…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 12th January 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (A SECTION OF ST PETERS AVENUE, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS LIGHT REMOVAL) ORDER 2017 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has…

10 months ago
Pedestrian crossing upgrades

North East Lincolnshire Council working in partnership with ENGIE is upgrading a number of pedestrian crossings in the borough. The work is expected to take four weeks to complete and will see existing kerbs and footways replaced with flush (lower)…

10 months ago
New venue for bus passes

People who need a new or replacement bus pass can now pick them up from Age UK North East Lincolnshire in Cleethorpes. Grimsby charity Centre4 was awarded the contract to issue new and replacement bus passes on behalf of North…

11 months ago
Prohibition of Traffic Order – 5th January 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (DOLPHIN STREET AND CORONATION ROAD, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2017 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not less…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closure – 5th January 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (SECTIONS OF FREEMAN STREET) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS LIGHT REMOVAL) ORDER 2017 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order,…

11 months ago