North East Lincolnshire Council

Births, marriages and deaths

Support through bereavement

Grieving is a natural part of bereavement. There is no right way to grieve and dealing with grief during isolation may intensify feelings. Reaching out to friends and family can be one of the most helpful ways to cope when…

2 months ago
Coping with a crying baby

The ‘stay at home’ message during the Coronavirus Pandemic could not be more clear. The restrictions that we are all facing are already presenting major stressors for families which they cannot control: Loss of income Self-isolation with children and potentially…

3 months ago
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COVID-19: Changes to the way you can register a birth, death or marriage

Councils across England have been forced to change or suspend services following the COVID-19 outbreak. In North East Lincolnshire, birth registrations are no longer being completed for new-born babies, notices of marriage are being deferred and death registrations are only…

3 months ago
Local cemetery to benefit from upgrades – and you can help shape them

Grimsby Crematorium and cemetery is to benefit from a series of upgrades and improvements over the coming months. The site, accessible via Weelsby Road in Grimsby, is to receive a series of upgrades later this year, including extra parking, tea…

6 months ago
How to keep baby safe when sleeping during hot weather

In response to the heatwave that has hit our region over recent days, the Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) has re-issued advice for parents on keeping their baby safe when they are sleeping. Although warm weather is something most of…

2 years ago
Charity receives proceeds of Council recycle scheme

The proceeds from this year’s crematorium metals recycling scheme have been donated to the local branch of national charity Make-A-Wish UK. This year, Make-A-Wish UK were selected to receive a donation of £5,000. Make-A-Wish UK grant wishes to enrich the…

3 years ago
Grimsby Town Hall weds first couple

Grimsby Town Hall has hosted its first wedding ceremony since becoming an approved premise, following a year of extensive interior and exterior refurbishments. The ceremony and reception of Terry and Linda Kerley was held on Friday 21 April 2017, and…

3 years ago
Cemetery deer stolen

Cemetery bosses are calling for people to show more respect within the cemeteries and crematorium after the latest act of vandalism within the Woodlands burial area. Three large ornate wicker deer installed as the centrepiece of the peaceful woodland burial…

3 years ago
Recycling scheme cheque presentation

The proceeds from a metal recycling scheme have been donated to the local branch of a cancer care charity. Marie Curie Cancer Care has been chosen to receive £4,337, being the surplus from the sale of recycled metal materials recovered…

4 years ago
Breastfeeding Welcome

The Infant feeding team has been working hard at recruiting more businesses and venues to the Breastfeeding Welcome Scheme. Another five stores have now joined the scheme: New Look, Waterstones, T.K.Maxx and Topshop Freshney Place Shopping Centre in Grimsby and…

4 years ago