North East Lincolnshire Council

Culture, events and tourism

Free late-night parking in Abbey Walk for Christmas shoppers

Shoppers will be able to enjoy free parking in Grimsby’s Abbey Walk car park from the end of November ahead of the festive period. As the countdown to Christmas starts the multi-storey car park will once again stay open later…

1 month ago
National Lottery funded project is completed ready for First World War Centenary Armistice Day event

Essential repairs and refurbishment works to Grimsby’s Cenotaph have been completed ahead of the annual Armistice Day event. The council and its partner ENGIE received a National Lottery grant of £10,000 through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s First World War then…

1 month 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 months ago
Remembering those who gave their lives

Grimsby Top Town Market is currently hosting an exhibition and craft workshop remembering those who gave their lives during World War I and II. The exhibition, supported by the Royal British Legion, is located in the heart of Grimsby Top…

2 months 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 months ago
Christmas lights to bring festive flare

The festive season is almost upon us. Watch out, look around, something’s coming, coming to town! The council’s regeneration partner, ENGIE, is installing the borough’s festive lights and illuminations this month ahead of the Christmas period. The lights will be…

2 months ago
TRAPPED: Local exhibition to explore child exploitation

From Tuesday 9 October to Sunday 13 January Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Café Gallery A Grimsby photography exhibition is to explore local experiences of child criminal exploitation, showing photos created by children who have been victims. The Grimsby Fishing Heritage…

2 months ago
National Lottery funding to support local community to mark First World War Centenary

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE, has received a National Lottery grant of £10,000 for the repair of Grimsby war memorial project. Awarded through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s First World War then and now programme the project…

3 months ago
Local artist comes to the Market

Grimsby Top Town Market, managed by North East Lincolnshire Council’s regeneration partner ENGIE, is hosting its very own resident artist and he wants you involved. Local artist Terry Clarke will be capturing the life and soul of his surroundings as…

3 months ago
Sign up and join the competition to top the cycle leader board!

Businesses in North East Lincolnshire are once again gearing up to compete for the top spot and big prizes during Love to Ride’s Cycle September challenge. Cycle September, organised by Love to Ride and supported by North East Lincolnshire Council…

4 months ago
Family fun at the East Marsh summer fayre

The East Marsh summer fayre is back, boasting more family fun than ever. Together for East Marsh, East Marsh United and a Walk in the Park are spearheading the annual event. The summer fayre will be held at Grant Thorald…

4 months ago
Skip It! A new way to get rid of your household junk

North East Lincolnshire Council is launching a new and easy way to help people get rid of their household junk. Skip It is a three month pilot project that gives people the chance to dispose of unwanted household items and…

4 months ago
Grimsby Town Centre’s heritage and history showcased at Grimsby Top Town Market

A collection of vintage photographs celebrating the heritage and history of Grimsby’s Bull Ring is currently on show at Grimsby Top Town Market. North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE and Lincs Inspire, are exhibiting a selection of…

5 months ago
Come together for the West Marsh

West Marsh ward will be coming together for a party like no other tomorrow, with fun and games for all the family. Community Group Together for the West Marsh are hosting a festival to celebrate the West marsh ward, its…

5 months ago
Immingham artwork forges forward

After a neck and neck race, Immingham Forging Forward has been revealed as the winner of the popular vote. Two artists put forward their concept designs for a new piece of artwork in the centre of Immingham. After two weeks…

5 months ago
Road closure information for Sunday’s Ørsted Great Grimsby 10k

More than 4,000 runners are expected to take to the streets on the morning of Sunday 22 July 2018 for the Ørsted Great Grimsby 10k race. Now in its third year, it’s a day for sporting celebrations but there will…

5 months 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…

5 months ago
Immingham Public Art Vote

Voting is now open in the contest to choose a new piece of art for Immingham town centre. Two artists have been shortlisted for the prize, and it’s now up to you to decide the winner. If you would like…

6 months ago
Armed Forces Day road closures

Roads and car parks across Cleethorpes will be closed over the Armed Forces Day weekend. For more information about specific road closures and diversions, please see below. Thursday 28 June 2018 Friday 29 June 2018 Saturday 30 June 2018 Tow…

6 months ago
Streets to get new marshals to stop drink-violence

Partygoers in Grimsby and Cleethorpes will notice another late-night presence on the streets after Pubwatch North East Lincolnshire won funding to deploy street marshals. The marshals will provide a patrol service in the town centre on key dates during the…

6 months ago
Grimsby Top Town Market supporting Love Your Local Market, 17 – 31 May 2018

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE, are hosting a number of events supporting the National Association of British Market Authorities’ annual Love Your Local Market campaign. Fun for all the family is available throughout the fortnight: Friday…

7 months ago
£3.7m Heritage Action Zone will help breathe new life into Grimsby

Plans will be revealed today for the Greater Grimsby Heritage Action Zone, which will see the historic port and town boosted by investment and the collaborative efforts of a number of local organisations keen to breathe new life into the…

7 months ago
Local pubs to get new weapon in the battle against drunken violence

Pubs and clubs across North East Lincolnshire are set to get more help in the fight to stop alcohol-related violence in the area. Pubwatch North East Lincolnshire, working with North East Lincolnshire Council’s licensing and safer and stronger communities teams,…

7 months ago
On the lookout for a Fisherman’s Friend

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre is looking to hook a fisherman’s friend to help their tourism drive. The new recruit will be part of a team responsible for helping the attraction to bring the historic trawler ROSS TIGER to life for…

8 months ago
Louth: A Lincolnshire Railway Centre

Join local historian and author, Alf Ludlum, in the second of his popular talks on local railways. Alf has written extensively on the history of the local railway, publishing numerous books on the subject. For many years Louth was the…

8 months ago
The Prevailing Sense of Change

Martin John Fowler is an artist working in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. Whilst travelling from the Scottish isles to the hidden coves of Cornwall, he recorded the wild coastal areas in his artwork. Martin was born and brought up in the…

8 months ago
Easter fun days come to Grimsby Top Town Market

Grimsby’s Top Town Market will be hosting a series of special events to mark Easter, offering shoppers an entertaining atmosphere. The market will play host to The Moonshiners band from 10am to 3pm on Friday 30 March 2018 day, offering…

9 months ago
Grant winners announced

As part of the Coastal Communities Fund being delivered by North East Lincolnshire Council over the next two years, grants totalling £170,000 is available to community and voluntary groups, major events organisers and businesses to put on events and activities…

9 months ago
Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Commemorates Trawler Tragedy

22 March 2018 marks 65 years since the loss of the Grimsby trawler, Leicester City. In 1953 the trawler, one of the town’s famous Football Fleet, was returning home from the Iceland and Faroe fishing grounds when she ran aground off…

9 months ago
Get your bike fixed for free as Dr Bike goes back on tour

Cyclists in North East Lincs will have the chance to get their bike fixed for free over the next few months thanks to The Cycle Hub. The Cycle Hub, based at Grimsby Town Train Station, is taking its popular Doctor…

9 months ago
New tenant for former O’Neill’s pub in Cleethorpes

A new tenant has been found for the former O’Neill’s pub in Cleethorpes. North East Lincolnshire Council (NELC), working in partnership with ENGIE, can confirm that a deal with an operator has now been reached to bring the vacant pub…

9 months ago
Call for projects to showcase Grimsby and Immingham

In the wake of successful bids for £3.8million funding from the Government’s Coastal Community Fund to enhance areas of Cleethorpes and drive regeneration projects forward, CoastNEL  is looking for new capital and revenue projects to take forward to the next…

9 months ago
Sue Stone: Remember Me?

Saturday 24th March to Sunday 14th July 2018 Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Free Entry Remember Me? is a retrospective exhibition of mixed media textile work created by Grimsby born artist Sue Stone. Sue is still based in the town but…

9 months ago
Suffrage pioneers – nominate someone special

There’s just a few days left for local people to nominate someone special who helped make a difference to women in society. The Suffrage Pioneers project is being organised by the Women’s Local Government Society, and aims to identify and…

11 months ago
Learn to fix your bike for free

Cyclists in North East Lincolnshire will soon get the chance to learn how to carry out basic cycle maintenance through a series of free workshops over the coming months. Delivered by the Grimsby Cycle Hub and supported by the Council…

11 months ago
Ropes, Hammers & Tyres

Ropes, Hammers & Tyres sessions with Wayne will take place at King George V Stadium on Thursdays from 9.30am to 10.15am starting on 1st February. The sessions, which are free to Lincs Inspire subscription members and £4.80 per session for…

11 months ago
Tai Chi at Scartho Library

Lincs Inspire’s Sports Development Team are now holding an evening Tai Chi session at Scartho Library. The sessions are part of Lincs Inspire’s programme of low intensity exercise classes and run every Wednesday from 6pm to 7pm and cost £3…

11 months ago
Tai Chi at Immingham Swimming Pool

Lincs Inspire’s Sports Development Team are now holding a Tai Chi sessions at Immingham Swimming Pool. The sessions are part of Lincs Inspire’s programme of low intensity exercise classes and run on Wednesdays from 1.30pm to 2.30pm and cost £3…

11 months ago
Walking Netball at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre

LINCS Inspire has launched a new Walking Netball session at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre on Mondays from 10am to 11am. Walking Netball is netball, but at a walking pace. Anyone can play, regardless of ability or fitness level. The session costs…

11 months ago
Quality Marque for Grimsby’s Fishing Heritage Centre

GRIMSBY’S Fishing Heritage Centre is celebrating after receiving the Quality Rose Marque for the twelfth consecutive year, by passing its VisitEngland accreditation. The Quality Rose Marque makes it clear to visitors that the centre is a quality assured attraction and…

11 months ago
Why is Immingham important to you?

North East Lincolnshire Council is asking for your comments and views about what you love about Immingham. As part of the development of the Kennedy Way centre, the developers pledged £50,000 towards public art in Immingham, to be installed on…

11 months ago
Christmas lights switch on event and Illuminate parade, Immingham

The Christmas lights are being switched on in Immingham on Friday 8 December, but this year will also include a special parade to help celebrate Immingham’s connection to the Mayflower. Across the country, “Illuminate” parades are happening to help kickstart…

1 year ago
Blue plaque to be unveiled to mark Brenda Fisher’s achievements

Brenda Fisher has been honoured with the unveiling of a Grimsby, Cleethorpes and District Civic Society blue plaque at the Fishing Heritage Centre to mark her amazing swimming achievements. Born in 1927 in Scartho, Brenda is the daughter of a…

1 year ago
Grimsby awarded Heritage Action Zone status to revive its historic docks and town centre

Grimsby awarded Heritage Action Zone status to revive its historic docks and town centre •         Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism, John Glen, today announced that Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, has been chosen as one of the country’s Heritage Action…

1 year ago
Join Santa at the seaside

Youngsters can experience Christmas with a seaside twist this Christmas this December with a chance to meet Santa by the coast at Beach Hut #9. Beach hut #9 will play host to Santa’s Grotto next month to say thanks for…

1 year ago
Lion learners – free activities for children

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Saturday 9th December 12pm to 3pm FREE Join Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre and Lion Leaners for an unique animal encounter. Come and meet familiar and exotic animals from around the world. Meet furry and not so…

1 year ago
Fishing Memories Preserved in Print

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre is delighted to offer a new book to the public, after being contacted by the grandson of one of the most famous fishing companies in the town. The book, by Mr Bill Crampin, focuses on the…

1 year ago
Fishing heritage comes alive in authentic Grimsby garments!

Grimsby Fishing Heritage centre is delighted to have teamed up with Deck Hand Knitwear of Grimsby to offer people a chance to wear some real Great Grimsby heritage this winter! The company has consulted with staff at the attraction to…

1 year ago
Sail away with me

Ship Models from the Museum Collection Saturday 9 December 2pm – 3.30pm Don’t miss your chance to see some of the wonderful objects ship models from the museum collection. Join Collections Officer Louise Bowen and discover the fascinating stories behind…

1 year ago
Railway to the Lincolnshire Seaside

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Saturday 11 November 2pm to 3.30pm Tickets £5.00 including refreshments Join local  historian, author and artist Alf Ludlum for a railway trip to the Lincolnshire seaside. Alf has written extensively on the history of the local…

1 year ago
Local History Workshops Focus on Immingham

RESIDENTS in North East Lincolnshire who are interested in learning about local history and sharing memories are being invited to be part of a project called On Our Street. Thanks to National Lottery players, Lincs Inspire Libraries has received a…

1 year ago
An audience without Alan Bennett

LINCS Inspire Arts and Libraries proudly present An audience without Alan Bennett on Friday 10 November in The Albert Room at Cleethorpes Library from 7:30 pm. The special event will consist of video appearances by the author, and extracts from…

1 year ago
Comedy Talks Raise Awareness of Men’s Health

IN SUPPORT of Movember, the national charity tackling men’s health, next month Lincs Inspire is bringing people together for a spot of laughter therapy! In support of the Foundation’s aim to help men to live happier, healthier and longer lives;…

1 year ago
Come and have a look inside the Cabinet of Curiosities

A collection of peculiar, spooky and ghoulish items will be examined as part of a talk at Grimsby’s Fishing Heritage Centre next weekend ahead of Halloween. The talk, entitled ‘a Cabinet of Curiosities’, will showcase some of the curiosities of…

1 year ago
New North East Lincolnshire Open Art Exhibition Announced

The Lincs Inspire Arts and Library Service has announced that a new Open Art Exhibition will be held in the Cleethorpes Library Albert Room in December 2017 and ending on 13th January 2018. Anyone who lives in North East Lincolnshire…

1 year ago
Heritage Centre to host creepy crawlies safari this weekend

Families across the borough will get the chance to celebrate Halloween by getting their hands on some creepy crawlies this weekend with Lion Learners UK. People with children are being invited to visit the Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre to meet…

1 year ago
History of Fishing Vessel – can you help?

A NORWEGIAN resident is appealing to the Grimsby community in her endeavour to discover the history of a fishing vessel, part of which was discovered in her 1840’s Seahouse as she embarked upon a restoration project. Kari Christensen and her…

1 year ago
Completion of Cartergate Underpass mural

A new mural which celebrates Grimsby and the surrounding area have been unveiled tomorrow (5 October). The mural has been created in Chantry Lane underpass, and complete another piece of the puzzle in the Cartergate area improvements. Artwork to celebrate…

1 year ago
Fun, free animal open day!

Museum Safari: Animals from the Collection Free Exhibition 30 September 2017 to 11  March 2018 Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Muriel Barker Gallery Grab your binoculars and get ready to go on safari! The new display of objects from the collections…

1 year ago
Residents encouraged to get online

Local people are being encouraged to get online and try new things during the upcoming Get Online Week 2017. North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with Lincs Inspire, are hosting a series of workshops and sessions to show people…

1 year ago
Have a wild time with the Fishing Heritage Centre

The Grimsby fishing heritage centre is inviting you to have a fun filled day at their opening event on Saturday 30 September. Bring your children to this free event where they can explore the animals within the North East Lincolnshire…

1 year ago
Borough set to bring words to life with music festival

The region is set to rock to a series of incredible music performances later this month at the first of an annual music festival aimed at bringing music to the masses. The WaM Festival – Words and Music across North…

1 year ago
Coffee, Poetry and Jazz Pop-ups in Lincs Inspire Libraries

LOCAL poets will be popping up in Lincs Inspire Libraries as part of National Poetry Day on Thursday, September 28. Live readings are taking place by Maria Garner in Waltham Library, Rob Etty in Cleethorpes Library, Caroline Burton in Immingham…

1 year ago
UK leadership in Renewable Energy being discussed as catalyst for growth in post-Brexit economy

Following the announcement from North East Lincolnshire Council (NELC) of plans to regenerate the Greater Grimsby area, with a multi-million pound investment drive, some of the country’s biggest and most influential energy officials – drawn from central government to large…

1 year ago
Market traders join together for MacMillan

Traders at Grimsby’s Top Town Market are joining forces to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support. The traders have organised a family fun day, including face painting, a raffle for two signed Grimsby Town football shirts and other prizes, and…

1 year ago
Will your workplace be top of the Cycle leader board?

Businesses and workplaces in north East Lincolnshire are set to compete for the top spot on the Love to Ride Cycle September challenge. The Cycle September campaign, which was launched last weekend at a Love to Ride event in Cleethorpes,…

1 year ago
An Evening with John McDermott and Mark Lever

TWO Grimsby Town Football Club legends will be appearing at Bradley Football Development Centre on Friday 8th September. An Evening with John McDermott and Mark Lever will see both player recalling tales from days gone by and is an event…

1 year ago
Love to Ride to launch event in North East Lincolnshire

An annual cycling challenge for businesses will return to North East Lincolnshire next month with a twist, as it looks to build on past success. The event, organised by the Love to Ride team, will see the launch of the…

1 year ago
Meet the Artist: Dale Mackie

Live Painting Demonstration Saturday 2nd September Café Gallery, Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre 1pm to 3pm Free Don’t miss this opportunity to meet renown artist Dale Mackie and see him demonstrating his talent and skill as he works on his latest…

1 year ago
More names unveiled for Jobs Fair in region

Some of the UK’s biggest employers are set to appear at an annual jobs fair in Cleethorpes next week. ‘Just the Job’ is to be held at Cleethorpes Memorial Hall on Thursday 24 August, from 2pm to 6.30pm, and will…

1 year ago
Fun-filled summer at Grimsby Top Town Market

Grimsby’s Top Town Market is set to host a programme of fun-filled activities for all the family over the summer holidays. North East Lincolnshire Council, working in partnership with ENGIE, will be hosting a series of free events and activities…

1 year ago
Cleethorpes Town Hall to host heritage open day

Cleethorpes Town Hall will once again open its doors to the public this September to celebrate the popular Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days. The local landmark will welcome the public inside on Saturday 9 September 2017, from 10.00 am to 4.00…

1 year ago
Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre: Exhibitions and Events 2017

Don’t miss your chance to see some of the wonderful objects from the museum collections close up and hear the fascinating stories behind some of North East Lincolnshire’s most precious museum objects. In ‘The Museum Collection Revealed’, on Saturday 12…

1 year ago
Come paint the town yellow, red, pink and blue

CLEETHORPES will be awash with colour on Sunday 10 September when the fantastic Colour Fun Run returns to the town. Now in its third year, the most vibrant and electrifying run has spread its love and colour back to Cleethorpes!…

1 year ago
Job fair returns for third year

North  East Lincolnshire Council, in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, is to once again host a recruitment and training fair to showcase job opportunities for local people. Building on the success of previous years, the ‘Just the Job’ careers fair will…

1 year ago
Fishermen’s night at the Fishing Heritage Centre

Ex-fishermen from across North East Lincolnshire will be recognised at a reunion evening to be held at Grimsby’s Fishing Heritage Centre next month. Organised by the centre and The Fishermen’s Mission, it is hoped that up to 200 ex-trawlermen will…

1 year ago
Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre: Exhibitions and Events 2017

Don’t miss your chance to see some of the wonderful objects from the museum collections close up and hear the fascinating stories behind some of North East Lincolnshire’s most precious museum objects. In ‘The Museum Collection Revealed’, on Saturday 12…

1 year ago
DONG Energy Great Grimsby 10k – can you help

More than 3,000 people will hit the streets of Great Grimsby at the end of the month for DONG Energy Great Grimsby 10k and fun run. A lot of work has been going on behind the scenes to make sure…

1 year ago
Join the Animal Agents at your local library this summer

THIS summer children are being invited to meet a bunch of crime-busting creatures as part of Animal Agents, the Summer Reading Challenge 2017. Children can sign-up at a Lincs Inspire Library where they can solve mysteries, picking up clues as…

1 year ago
Cycle Skills Sessions This Summer

WHETHER your child is just starting out or you would like them to be able to ride their bike more safely – there is a cycle skills session for your child this summer with Lincs Inspire.   Lincs Inspire’s Sports…

1 year ago
Road closure information for the DONG Energy Great Grimsby 10K

More than 3,000 runners are expected to take to the streets on the morning of Sunday 30 July 2017 for the DONG Energy Great Grimsby 10K race and fun run. Now in its second year, it’s a day for sporting…

1 year ago
Sizzling Summer of Fun

PLAN an active and fun-filled summer holiday with Lincs Inspire. The local charity has launched its biggest summer programme to date with football courses, discos, dance classes and arts and crafts sessions among some of the children’s activities throughout July,…

1 year ago
New Sessions at Grimsby Leisure Centre

IMPROVE your health and wellbeing at two new sessions taking place at Grimsby Leisure Centre. Enjoy getting creative with Lincs Inspire’s Arts Development team on Thursdays from 10am to 12 noon at their Crafts and a Cuppa session.  No experience…

1 year ago
Town Hall to open for Heritage Open Days

Grimsby Town Hall is to host two heritage open days in September as part of an annual national project to celebrate heritage, culture and history. The iconic local building situated in Grimsby town centre will host a craft fair alongside…

1 year ago
Schedule revealed ahead of Cleethorpes Armed Forces weekend

An exciting schedule of events has been unveiled ahead of this weekend’s annual Armed Forces Day in Cleethorpes. The impressive schedule includes a hot air balloon illuminated display, a performance by the RAF College Band, and fly pasts by a…

1 year ago
Traffic and travel advice ahead of Armed Forces weekend

North East Lincolnshire Council is urging people to plan ahead and arrive early to the Armed Forces Day celebrations this weekend to avoid disappointment. Although the event is not expected to be as big as last year’s National Event in…

1 year ago
Dale Mackie: Distant Water Bound

Tuesday 4th July to Sunday 24th September 2017 Café Gallery, Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre Artist Dale Mackie brings together a collection of drawings and paintings depicting the fishing industry from the deep sea fishing to the dock landings. Dale has exhibited…

1 year ago
Armed Forces Flag raising – Monday 19 June

The Armed Forces Day Flag will once again be raised in North East Lincolnshire at two Flag Raising ceremonies on Monday 19 June to mark the start of the celebration of our armed forces communities. The Armed Forces Day celebrations…

1 year ago
Have your say on the future of waste and recycling collections in North East Lincolnshire

A consultation has been launched by North East Lincolnshire Council into the proposed changes to the waste and recycling collections in the borough. Residents are being asked for their views on changes to the frequency of waste and recycling collections…

2 years ago
Steaming Home

A series of portraits and interviews celebrating the lifestyle and character of the deep water fishermen. Saturday 24th June to 10th September 2017 Muriel Barker Gallery, Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre “If you do one trip or if you do forty…

2 years ago
Celebrate reading together!

AS part of Make a Noise in Libraries Fortnight (5 to 17 June) Lincs Inspire Libraries are inviting people with sight loss to attend their Listening Book Group at Grimsby Library. The national awareness campaign encourages people who are blind or visually…

2 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…

2 years ago
Your chance to take part in creating public art in Grimsby

The next piece in the jigsaw of the Cartergate area improvements is about to start on site: public art will be created in Chantry Lane underpass. Grimsby-based organisation, Creative Start, were brought in and have been working with the public…

2 years ago
Half Term Activities

KEEP the kids entertained this half term with our fantastically fun-filled sports, leisure and cultural activities. Lincs Inspire’s half term activities are a great way of getting active, making friends and having fun! Activities are held on Wednesdays and Fridays…

2 years ago
Town Hall Chauffeur open day

Grimsby Town Hall is to host an event as part of the search to find the right person for the unique role of Mayoral chauffeur. The Town Hall’s civic office has been trying to recruit an appropriate person for this…

2 years ago
Immingham focuses on heritage

THE preservation of historical paper documents and a talk on the history of Immingham Dock are the focus of Local History Month next week as the town hosts two events to celebrate the area’s heritage. The events have been organised…

2 years ago
ROSS TIGER, Homeward Bound, 60th Anniversary Dinner

Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre is to host a special dinner, organised by the attraction and the Friends of Grimsby Fishermen’s Mission, to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the iconic trawler, ROSS TIGER. This is a special opportunity to experience a…

2 years ago
Libraries Supporting those with dementia

Library staff in North East Lincolnshire are now Dementia Friends in a bid to support more people with memory loss and those suffering with dementia. Dementia Friends is an Alzheimer’s Society initiative and aims to change people’s perceptions of dementia. …

2 years ago
Rare opportunity to view the original Grimsby’s Havelock Seal

THERE will be a unique opportunity to view the original Grimsby’s Havelock Seal as well as rare local history and archive resources held in the Library and Archive Collections in Grimsby on Wednesday 10th May from 10am to 2pm at…

2 years ago
Local History Month at Lincs Inspire Libraries

Lincs Inspire Libraries and Archives present Local and Community History Month May 2017 The aim of Local and Community History Month is to increase awareness of local history, promote history in general to the local community and encourage all members…

2 years ago