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Grimsby turns-tables with new hip-hop project

“People Power Partnership”, (PPP), is on the hunt for eight unique individuals, aged 18-30 with a passion for dance to take part in a once in a lifetime opportunity to work with international organisations from across Europe. PPP is a 4-year, physical street theatre project that celebrates the power of young people from 11 countries…

17 hours ago | General

Future of St James’s House to be considered at Cabinet next week

The Council’s Cabinet is set to review the future of St James House in the centre of Grimsby at its meeting next week. Local business support organisation, E-Factor, have come forward with investment plans to take over the currently vacant building, and subject to planning, create a new space for businesses. If approved at the…

2 days ago | General

Installation of Grimsby’s Murmuration begins

Installation of Grimsby Artist’s Annabel McCourt’s new public artwork Murmuration will begin on Tuesday 26 October when hundreds of tiny copper silhouettes will begin to appear in St James’ Square. Like a flock of birds, moving as one. The artwork, made for the public by the public, will be revealed as part of the official…

2 days ago | General

Van seized and action taken against six suspects in fly-tipping crackdown

Environmental enforcement officers from North East Lincolnshire Council seized a van and served notices on six people for waste-related offences in a multi-agency crackdown in Grimsby last week. Council officers were joined by Humberside Police, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for the operation on the East Marsh…

3 days ago | General

A16 road traffic accident – temporary diversion

Following a report of a serious collision on the A16, Lincolnshire Police has closed a section between Station Road and the B1201, North Thoresby. The temporary diversion route currently in place for the A18 has been changed to accommodate this incident. A section of the A18 between Ludborough and Ashby Hill roundabout has been temporarily…

6 days ago | General

Stay safe this Bonfire Night

Trading Standards officers at North East Lincolnshire Council are urging people to be safe this Bonfire Night and to only buy fireworks from registered retailers. Bonfire night is usually one of the most spectacular nights of the year, but there are risks for people and animals. With Bonfire Night just around the corner, you might…

6 days ago | General

Works to take place to permanently close Hewitt’s Avenue layby

A layby on Hewitt’s Avenue, opposite the car dealerships, in Cleethorpes is being permanently closed following initial works to prevent vehicle access. The layby was temporarily closed in 2018 to prevent access following reports of fly-tipping and anti-social behaviour in the layby. The legal Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) process to permanently close the layby is…

7 days ago | General

Ambitious Bus Service Improvement Plan progresses with Cabinet approval

Leading Councillors have agreed to submit a £39m Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP) to Government for public transport improvements to be delivered over a five-year period following a special Cabinet meeting held this evening, Wednesday 20 October. As previously reported, highway officials have prepared the plan in response to the National Bus Strategy and have…

1 week ago | General

Footpath testing works taking place in Grimsby

Footway testing works will be taking place later this month at the Bargate and Dudley Street junction and on Hainton Avenue, between Sixhills Street and Catherine Street, in Grimsby. The works will start on Monday 25 October and are expected to take no longer than five days to complete in both locations. No traffic management…

1 week ago | General

Can you find the Cleethorpes Monsters….?

Retailers in Cleethorpes town centre are hosting a free Monster Trail for some family fun over the coming weeks. DiscoverNorthEastLincolnshire has created a unique trail which challenges families to find the 24 cute monsters, hand painted by local children, in the windows of shops in Cleethorpes. The monsters will be hiding in the windows of…

1 week ago | General