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Council’s new solution to helping those in need across borough welcomes its first residents

A NEW council complex for people without homes and facing difficulties in supporting themselves to live independently, has welcomed its first residents. North East Lincolnshire Council has taken a long-term lease on Swan House – a 29-apartment building in New Haven Terrace, Grimsby. Developed and refurbished privately, the building was empty when the council stepped…

3 months ago | Homes and property
A group of Councillors and others stood outside Swan House

Don’t let cold temperatures make you a target of cold callers!

With the temperature having taken another turn for the chillier, residents are being reminded to be wary of cold callers offering energy efficiency schemes. North East Lincolnshire Council’s Home Energy team is aware that cold callers have recently been targeting residents promising to make heating their homes more affordable. Unsolicited callers may offer to carry…

4 months ago | Homes and property

Household Support Grants to help those who are struggling this winter

The Household Support Grant scheme, funded by the Department of Work and Pensions, is now open to North East Lincolnshire residents over 16 years of age to provide support to households in most need this winter as the economy recovers from the impact of COVID. The maximum grant available is £250. The grants are specifically…

2 years ago | General

Grimsby apartment block wins national award

THE group behind an apartment block unveiled in Grimsby earlier this year has gone on to win a national award. Cordage View on Eleanor Street and Convamore Road in Grimsby won the Best Partnership award at the Inside Housing Development Awards in London last week. North East Lincolnshire Council, EQUANS, J C Pomfret Construction Ltd,…

3 years ago | Health and wellbeing

New apartments shortlisted for national award

A new Grimsby apartment block has been shortlisted for second national award Cordage View, situated on the corner of Eleanor Street and Convamore Road in Grimsby, was opened in February for adult social care independent living opportunities. The site was shortlisted earlier this year for an Inside Housing Development Award, and has now been shortlisted…

3 years ago | Homes and property
Photo of Cordage View

Progress being made on housing development on former Western School site

Major roads have been installed at the site of the former Western School ahead of a planned housing development. The Cambridge Road development, which is being managed by North East Lincolnshire Council, will see a community of 387 properties including two and three bedroom houses, an extra care facility and some affordable housing. The so-called…

3 years ago | Homes and property
Cllr Procter visiting the site.

Gas Safety Week 2021

North East Lincolnshire Council and its regeneration partner, ENGIE, are supporting Gas Safe Register’s annual Gas Safety Week, from Monday 13 to Sunday 19 September. The Council and ENGIE are taking the opportunity to encourage residents to remain gas safe and ensure appliances are properly maintained. Without proper care and maintenance, you may be at…

3 years ago | Environment and community safety