skip to content

November 2019

Future of Garth Lane footbridge

One of Grimsby’s most important historical areas is set to be transformed – and the people of the town are being asked for their help in shaping its future. North East Lincolnshire Council will launch an engagement exercise this month…

3 years ago
Small business Saturday – 7 December

Small Business Saturday, a campaign to support, promote and inspire small businesses across the country, will be back, bigger and brighter than ever before, on the 7 December 2019. 2019 will be the seventh year that the UK have participated…

3 years ago
Innovative approach to future business prosperity

AN INNOVATIVE approach to helping businesses to plan, build and grow will ensure the future prosperity of North East Lincolnshire. That is the view of the authority’s economic chief, Clive Tritton, as he reflects on six-months in his new role.…

3 years ago
Wykeland launches latest phase of Europarc growth

Leading developer Wykeland Group has launched the latest phase of the premier business park on the south bank of the Humber. Work has begun on a £3.6m development of two new buildings at Europarc in Grimsby for manufacturing or warehouse…

3 years ago
Meeting of SHIIP agents
Early signs of success for SHIIP

AS work continues on the most ambitious industrial development project of its kind in North East Lincolnshire, commercial agents and developers have been told of the ‘early signs of success’. And, said those responsible for SHIIP (South Humber Industrial Investment…

3 years ago
How looking after ecology opens the door to industry

More than 13 species of birdlife, deer and three varieties of butterflies were recorded on just one day this summer at North East Lincolnshire’s new industrial wildlife haven, which, when complete, will be the largest of its kind in Europe.…

3 years ago
Humber High Street Challenge Fund logo
Humber High Streets Challenge Fund

TODAY (27 Sept 19) will see the official launch of the £1.95m Humber High Street Challenge Fund grant scheme. Grants will be available under the scheme to encourage private sector landlords and property owners to undertake building and conversion projects…

3 years ago
Support your resort!

SUPPORT the resort and let’s make it a success – that’s the call from the owner of a popular Cleethorpes café, bar and restaurant as major works outside his venue are now complete. Support the resort!The paving, highway and street…

3 years ago
Cleethorpes public realm improvements continue

SEPTEMBER sees the start of vital road safety improvements being made to one of the Cleethorpes’ main thoroughfares. As part of the third phase of the Cleethorpes public realm improvement project, the junction of Sea Road / Alexandra Road is…

3 years ago
Proposals for St James Square submitted to planning

St James Square and Grimsby Minster are key features in the town centre and part of the town’s rich heritage. Together with the surrounding buildings, they create a tranquil and enclosed green space which is ideal for hosting open air…

3 years ago
Stallingborough site from the air
Stallingborough site gearing up for business

THE next phase of work to unlock acres of prime development land, part of a multi-million-pound project to create thousands of jobs in North East Lincolnshire while protecting unique wildlife habitat areas, has been approved. This latest work, at the…

3 years ago
Transforming the Kasbah

AN AMBITIOUS vision to transform the Kasbah area of Grimsby Docks, which once served the world’s biggest fishing port, into a thriving cultural, business and enterprise quarter is kick-started today as a grant scheme with a million-pound funding pot is…

3 years ago
Grimsby’s Town Hall Square improvements completed

A programme to improve the appearance of Grimsby’s Town Hall Square has been completed. The £500,000 regeneration project, is part of a wider programme of improvements to the town centre that has received £3.68m funding from the Local Growth Fund…

3 years ago
North Prom, what next?

In conjunction with wider works in the resort, the area has been awarded a grant from the Coastal Communities Fund specifically to improve the arts and culture offer, with a twist. It will deliver a sculpture larger in height than the…

3 years ago
Stallingborough site from the air
£1m funding allocated for Advanced Manufacturing Unit in Stallingborough

£1m funding allocated for Advanced Manufacturing Unit in Stallingborough – which could help unlock further growth. The Humber Local Enterprise Partnership’s (LEP) Board has committed almost £1m in funding to develop an Advanced Engineering Manufacturing Unit on the Enterprise Zone…

3 years ago
Grimsby regeneration kickstarted with multi-million pound boost

Government announces next phase of Grimsby Town Deal, awarding an extra £3.75 million to kickstart major regeneration plans for town centre, with new plans including a brand-new Youth ZoneTown Deal is a key part of Government’s modern Industrial Strategy to…

3 years ago
Townscape Heritage grant scheme open for applications to enhance historic buildings in Cleethorpes

Discover Cleethorpes Heritage is a four year programme which is supported by £1.9m from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and £1m from North East Lincolnshire Council (NELC). Part of this programme is the Townscape Heritage grant scheme which is open…

3 years ago