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July 2020

£25m Future High Streets Fund bid submitted to Government

A major bid for £25m of funding to help regenerate Grimsby town centre has now been submitted to Government. As previously reported, the proposals have been worked up jointly by the Council and the owners of Freshney Place, supported by…

1 year ago
St James Square work: Footpath diversions begin tomorrow

PATHWAY diversions for pedestrians around St James’ Square are changing this week, as work continues on the redesign of the area. The latest phase of the £1.8m transformation of the Square into a more family-friendly and accessible space centres upon…

1 year ago
SHIIP mitigation site shortlisted for MJ Award

Work on a unique industrial and wildlife project in North East Lincolnshire has been shortlisted for another national award in the local government “Oscars”. The South Humber Gateway Mitigation Strategy, part of the council’s £42m SHIIP project, has been shortlisted…

1 year ago
Alexandra Road
Cleethorpes regeneration programme: Alexandra Road resurfacing

THE final stages of work to reshape the highways and pathways along Cleethorpes’ Alexandra Road takes place later this month with an overnight road closure for complete resurfacing. With just some re-paving left to do under the balconies on the…

1 year ago
Future High Streets Fund bid approved for submission

Councillors have today (15 July) approved the submission of a major bid to Government for £25m of funding to help regenerate Grimsby town centre. As previously reported, the proposals have been worked up jointly by the Council and the owners…

1 year ago
Have your view on Grimsby’s future

GRIMSBY Town Centre is being offered another multi-million-pound opportunity to re-invent itself – but to have a chance of success it needs you! Central Government monies totalling £25m have been ‘ring-fenced’ for projects in Grimsby’s central area as the next…

1 year ago
St James’ Square scheme update: Fisherman’s Memorial

GRIMSBY’S famous Fisherman’s Memorial Statue was carefully lifted from its St James’ Square home today and taken away for base renovation. The bronze figure, standing 12ft, will be fitted with a new York stone plinth and given a spruce up…

1 year ago
Letters from Grimsby

HOW are things written around Grimsby, what style of lettering catches your eye and are there logos or signs on buildings that mean something to you? If so, get involved in #LettersFromGrimsby and inspire artist Adrian Riley as he helps…

1 year ago
Petersons building
£1m grant to restore landmark building on the docks

A MILLION pounds of grant funding has been won to restore one of the Kasbah’s landmark buildings, in what is a major boost to regenerating this historic Grimsby dock area. Delighted members of the community group, the Great Grimsby Ice…

1 year ago