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CLEAR IT! Council relaunches new scheme to support community clean ups to transform alleyways and neglected patches of land

North East Lincolnshire Council is relaunching a scheme to help communities to safely clean an alleyway or open space in their neighbourhood. Applications open on Wednesday 1 November for Clear It, the new voluntary community clearance scheme. The scheme is aimed at people who live with alleyways or patches of neglected land that suffer with…

4 weeks ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Clear it: voluntary community clean ups

Spook-tacular display at Grimsby Tip

Dare you enter the Tip of Terror?? Staff at the award-winning Grimsby Community Recycling Centre have a few tricks and treats up their sleeve as they’ve given the site a monstrous makeover for Halloween. From killer bees to Frankenstein’s monster and tyre tarantulas to a wicked witch, the tip is creeping and crawling with their…

1 month ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Matty Harlow and Will Woolliss with their creations at Grimsby Tip.

Bin collections update

16 October 2023 We are working to our usual bin collection schedule. If we don’t get to your street on your usual bin day, take in your bins and put them out before 7am the next day. We will empty them as soon as possible. There’s often no need to call us if your street…

3 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling

Recycling collections resume on Friday 18 August

Following a temporary suspension of recycling collections in North East Lincolnshire, the Council has confirmed that it will be emptying recycling bins from Friday 18 August. If your blue or grey recycling bin is due to be emptied on Friday, please put it out as usual. Domestic waste and garden waste bins will be emptied…

4 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Waste bins

Waste and recycling looks set to resume from mid-next week

Following a second positive meeting between North East Lincolnshire Council and the unions, the Council is pleased to say that the waste collections across the borough should resume normal service during the latter part of next week. Constructive talks were held between the trade union leads and the Council regarding the various issues that the…

4 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling

Waste and recycling collections – update 9 August

Following constructive discussions with the trade unions yesterday, North East Lincolnshire Council is working to resume collections of dry recycling as soon as possible. Although there is no formal industrial action taking place, and the Council is not in an official dispute, operational and staffing issues remain in the waste service and waste collections are…

4 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling

Recycling collections backlog – clearing to begin next week

Earlier this week, the Council announced that dry recycling collections would be suspended across North East Lincolnshire until Monday 14 August. With the seven recycling crews moved onto other rounds to help clear the backlog of domestic and garden waste, these rounds are now almost up to date and being collected on time. With this…

4 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Waste bins

No changes to waste and recycling collections for the Easter bank holiday

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding people that their household waste and recycling collections continue as normal as we head into the Easter bank holiday weekend. Waste and recycling collections, including garden waste, will take place as usual on Good Friday (7 April) and Easter Monday (10 April). Check your collection dates online at….

8 months ago | Bins, waste and recycling
Recycling crew emptying bins in Cleethorpes