North East Lincolnshire Council

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COVID Community spirit ‘heart-warming’

Council and Clinical chiefs have expressed their gratitude to members of the public, local businesses and community groups who have donated items of PPE and supplies to help with the ongoing effort to fight COVID-19. Leader of North East Lincolnshire…

1 month ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 15 May 2020

Stay alert. Control the virus. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

2 months ago
New campaign launched this week to highlight the relationship difficulties that parents face and the potential impact on their children

A new campaign being launched this week is seeking to highlight the relationship difficulties that some families face and the potential impact of these difficulties on children. Relationship Matters is a new partnership between 15 Local Authorities across Yorkshire and…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 6 May 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 1 May 2020

Note: This update will now be sent on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 29 April 2020

Note: This update will now be sent on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Monday 27 April 2020

Note: This update will now be sent on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates…

2 months ago
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Remote Council meetings to start next week.

New arrangements have been developed for formal North East Lincolnshire Council meetings to re-start in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. Following emergency legislation from Government, secure IT solutions have been put in place to allow for virtual public meetings…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 24 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

2 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Thursday 23 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday 21 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Monday 20 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Saturday 17 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 17 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
COVID-19: Childcare support for key workers

North East Lincolnshire Council is urging key workers who require childcare to get in touch. The Council has established a temporary childcare arrangement for key workers whose regular childcare venue has closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Three emergency childcare…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Thursday 16 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
New care facility ready to take the strain off of local hospitals

GRIMSBY’S very own ‘big build’, masterminded by North East Lincolnshire Council and regeneration partners, ENGIE, has seen a former care home transformed into a facility that will ease pressure on the NHS during the coronavirus crisis. The former Cambridge Park…

3 months ago
NEL COVID-19 community support in full swing

People across North East Lincolnshire are benefitting from a catalogue of support measures introduced to tackle issues caused by the Covid 19 pandemic. Nearly 200 homes have now seen support from the borough’s shielding hubs, which are being coordinated by…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 15 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday 14 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
Continuing to care throughout COVID-19

Looking out for others and shielding and caring for those people who need help is more important than ever during the fight against COVID-19 across North East Lincolnshire. Many have stepped up to help and the volunteer effort has been…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Thursday 9 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 8 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 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
Council caution people against buying coronavirus testing kits

Officials from North East Lincolnshire Council have advised local residents against buying so-called coronavirus testing kits. The antibody testing kits, the likes of which have been advertised in the local area and online, have been the subject of numerous questions…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday 07 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
“We know it’s tough and it will continue to be tough but please stay strong and stay at home. Local lives depend on it.”

“We know it’s tough and it will continue to be tough but please stay strong and stay at home. Local lives depend on it.” This is the message today from North East Lincolnshire’s Council Leader Philip Jackson and North East…

3 months ago
Selective Licensing consultation to be extended

The Council’s public consultation on selective licensing proposals for parts of the East and West Marsh is to be extended following the COVID-19 outbreak. The Council’s consultation, which started on 16 January, was supposed to end on 26 March 2020.…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Monday 6 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 3 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-91 Update: Thursday 2 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 1 April 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday 31 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives. As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Monday 30 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

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
Council Leader issues plea to local residents over abuse of frontline workers

Councillor Philip Jackson, leader of North East Lincolnshire Council, has today issued a plea to the public following a number of incidents where frontline Council and NHS staff have been abused. Councillor Jackson said: “It’s totally unacceptable that staff who…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Friday 27 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19: Council to find accommodation for the area’s most vulnerable amidst pandemic

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Government has now instructed Council’s to close communal night shelters. In guidance issued to Council’s, the Government said “It’s important for the welfare of both homeless people and staff or volunteers that all communal night-shelters…

3 months ago
A plea for accommodation for key workers in the area

Key service workers in North East Lincolnshire have put out a plea for support from the local community today. A number of key workers in the area have been left without accommodation due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Social workers from…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Thursday 26 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
COVID-19: Council Tax Support

Help has been made available for the most vulnerable in society to pay their Council tax amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. As part of the Governments £500m fund for Council’s to support people to still pay their Council tax, North East…

3 months ago
Statement from Ron Shepherd, Portfolio Holder Safer and Stronger Communities, North East Lincolnshire Council

We know that the COVID-19 pandemic is of deep concern to everyone in North East Lincolnshire. We are working hard with our partners to coordinate the response. We have contingency plans in place to keep essential services running – that…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Wednesday 25 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Tuesday 24 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The…

3 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Monday 23 March 2020

Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.  As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. As…

4 months ago
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COVID-19 Update: Saturday 21 March 2020

COVID-19 Update: North East Lincolnshire Council & North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of…

4 months ago
COVID-19 Update: Friday 20 March 2020

As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The national picture The guidance from the Government…

4 months ago
COVID-19 Update: Thursday 19 March 2020

As part our response to COVID-19, we are issuing a brief update for the local media and the public. These updates will aim to cover some of the questions you may have. The national picture The guidance from the Government…

4 months ago
Full Council cancelled

North East Lincolnshire Council’s Full Council meeting, due to be held on March 19th, has been cancelled due to concerns about the COVID-19. Chief Executive of the Council, Rob Walsh, said the decision had been taken following discussions with the…

4 months ago
People with hidden disabilities can access Blue Badges for the first time from today

Extension to Blue Badge scheme comes into force in England today for people who have non-visible disabilities, making travel easier New online eligibility check launched to make it simpler for people applying for the badges. Today marks the biggest change…

10 months ago
Grimsby: Turning the Tide

Credit: Orsted Offshore wind is transforming coastal communities in the UK bringing new opportunities for many. Hear from the people of Grimsby how offshore wind has transformed their town. To find out more about the people featured in the film…

10 months ago
Prospective Candidate Briefing Sessions – North East Lincolnshire Council and Town/Parish Council Elections on 2 May 2019

In preparation for the elections on Thursday 2 May 2019, North East Lincolnshire Council is holding two briefing sessions for prospective candidates who are considering standing for election, as well as their election agents (if appropriate). The briefing sessions will be…

1 year ago
Council approves budget to foster growth for the future

Councillors last night voted to approve an ambitious budget to support economic growth and tackle the rising costs of social care. At a meeting of the full council at Grimsby Town hall, elected members approved the budget, including a 2.98…

1 year ago
Pharmacy festive opening times

NHS England has confirmed local pharmacy opening hours for the Christmas and New Year bank holidays. Pharmacies in North East Lincolnshire are set to open for reduced hours over the Christmas period. Opening times are set out below: Christmas Day…

2 years ago
Council office opening times over festive period

North East Lincolnshire Council has announced its opening times and operational plans for the festive period. Some non-essential Council buildings and some services are set to close for the festive period. Key services will continue throughout the festive period (normal…

2 years ago
‘A godsend’ – the Council scheme helping to get people to work

Do you struggle to travel to and from work because of a lengthy distance or lack of transport? If so, the wheels to work scheme could be for you! The scheme, which aims to help more people get access to…

2 years ago
Winter weather preparations going to plan

The gritting vehicles have been tested, the drivers are trained and the salt delivery has arrived ready to keep motorists moving this winter in North East Lincolnshire. The council and ENGIE have been gearing up ahead of this year’s winter…

2 years ago
Council to host landmark summit on anti-social behaviour

North East Lincolnshire Council is set to host a key summit involving a wide range of players from across the borough in order to tackle anti-social behaviour, address residents’ concerns and improve community safety. Anti-social behaviour is a problem that…

2 years ago
Mini Football

NEW to Cleethorpes Leisure Centre, a football session for children in reception or year one, starts on Tuesday, October 30 in the centre’s sports hall. Children can learn basic footballing skills and enjoy the great game led by Lincs Inspire’s…

2 years ago
Armed Forces Major Events Team to take over the Knoll in Cleethorpes

North East Lincolnshire Council’s Cabinet has agreed a 25-year lease with the Armed Forces Major Events Team (AFMET) to bring the Grade II listed building, The Knoll, back into full use. The Community Asset Transfer was approved by cabinet members…

2 years ago
Green light for Stallingborough Interchange Business Park

A new £2.6m business park has been approved (10 October) by North East Lincolnshire Council’s planning committee as part of the SHIIP programme designed to improve the economy in the area. Strategically located at the junction of the A180 and the…

2 years ago
Crime reduction fund deadline approaching: apply now

The deadline for applications to the Police and Crime Commissioners crime reduction fund is rapidly approaching. The fund, which was set up last year to help community groups tackle a number of problems in their areas, is worth up to…

2 years ago
£10m investment announced in Humber road and housing projects

Three new infrastructure development projects are set to get underway in the Humber thanks to a total allocation of more than £8m from the Government’s Local Growth Fund (LGF) secured by the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership through the Humber’s Growth…

2 years ago
Government announces landmark Town Deal for Greater Grimsby

Over 8,800 new jobs and nearly 10,000 new homes will be delivered in Greater Grimsby thanks to a new, ground-breaking Stage 1 Town Deal worth £67m, the Government announced today. Local Growth Minister, Jake Berry MP and Business Minister, Lord…

2 years ago
Pharmacy opening hours for Christmas and the New Year

NHS England has confirmed the dates and times that pharmacies throughout North East Lincolnshire will be open over the Christmas and New Year period. Click here to view the times.  

3 years ago
Customer access point closing early on 14th September 2017

Please be aware that our Customer Access Point at the Grimsby Municipal Offices will be closing at 3 pm on Thursday 14th September due to staff training. It will reopen at 8.30 am on Friday 15th September. Apologies for any…

3 years ago
Want to win more business in North East Lincolnshire? Why not become an approved contractor?

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE, is offering businesses advice and guidance on how they can become an approved contractor for a number of new projects planned for the next four years. The partnership is renewing its…

3 years ago
Customer email service not available on Thursday 10th August 2017

Our customer requests email service will not be available on Thursday 10th August 2017 due to planned technical works taking place. If you need to contact us urgently on the 10th August please use the alternative methods listed on our…

3 years ago
Historic ships update – underwater condition survey starts this week

Consultants have now been appointed to undertake a feasibility study and advise the best course of action to secure the future of historic ships in North East Lincolnshire Council’s ownership. There will be an assessment of the options for the…

3 years ago
Town Hall Time Trap Closure

Grimsby Town Hall and the Time Trap museum, based on Town Hall Square, Grimsby, will be closed from Tuesday 25 October to Saturday 29 October 2016 due to a previous booking. During this time, Grimsby Town Hall reception will also…

4 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
Flood siren testing planned in Grimsby and Cleethorpes

Annual testing of the Environment Agency’s flood sirens in Grimsby and Cleethorpes will be carried out next week. The 18 sirens, installed in 2007, help warn more than 25,000 households and local businesses of imminent tidal flooding from the Humber.…

4 years ago
Council develops create partnerships with local artists to support local children and families

Earlier this year North East Lincolnshire Council entered into a collaborative arrangement with CapeUK, a not for profit organisation which develops creative learning programmes with schools and youth organisations. The programmes benefit children and young people and help them face…

4 years ago
Council to offer energy advice sessions ahead of scheme deadline

Council to offer energy advice sessions ahead of scheme deadline North East Lincolnshire Council, in partnership with ENGIE, is hosting a series of free energy advice sessions across the borough in May ahead of the Big Community Switch deadline. The…

4 years ago
Police and Crime Panel is looking for two new co-opted members

Would you like the opportunity to have your say on decisions about the delivery of policing services in the Humberside area? The Humberside Police and Crime Panel (PCP) is looking for two community-minded individuals to join the Panel as co-opted…

4 years ago
New council website launched

North East Lincolnshire Council’s new-look website goes live on Wednesday, 13 April. The new site has been designed to work well across all mobile and handheld devices, such as tablets and smartphones, as well as desktop computers. It is also more…

4 years ago
Northern Lincolnshire Business Connect launches on 1 April

Councils in North and North East Lincolnshire are launching a new shared service on 1 April that will help save £12m by 2026. Northern Lincolnshire Business Connect is the new identity for a range of shared council support services including…

4 years ago
Northern Lincolnshire Business Connect launches on 1 April

Councils in North and North East Lincolnshire are launching a new shared service on 1 April that will help save £12m by 2026. Northern Lincolnshire Business Connect is the new identity for a range of shared council support services including…

4 years ago