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Cleethorpes News

Oh we do like to be beside the (award-winning and safe) seaside

The Blue Flag will be flying high once again in Cleethorpes as the resort’s Central beach, from Wonderland through to the leisure centre, has secured the prestigious international award for water quality. Cleethorpes Central beach joins the country’s very best…

1 month ago
North Prom exercise furniture
New exercise furniture installed on the North Prom

STREET furniture designed to rest, chat or exercise on has been installed along Cleethorpes’ North Prom – but it comes with a reminder for people to comply with lockdown and resist the temptation to use or view it straight away.…

4 months ago
Work starts next week on Sea Road in Cleethorpes

THE re-modelling of Cleethorpes’ street scene continues next week, with the next phase of work undertaken as part of the wider regeneration of the Sea Road area. The continuation of this work, making the area pedestrian-friendly with better connections between…

6 months ago
‘Tis the season to be Loyal to Local and help the high street’

Loyal to Local team sprinkle Christmas cheer to highstreet retailers’ lockdown with the launch of the Loyal to Local Facebook Christmas Market NE Lincs. A brand new virtual Christmas market has been launched to help support North East Lincolnshire’s local…

7 months ago
Image of Number five, Alexandra Road, the current RAFA Club in September 2020
Cleethorpes RAFA Club to get a five-figure make-over

CLEETHORPES’ well-known RAFA club is to get a five-figure external make-over that will take its frontage back to its traditional, Victorian beginnings. The building, constructed circa 1885, will receive its new look thanks to a grant award from the Townscape…

9 months 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…

11 months ago
Resort’s balconies being surveyed next week

AS work to conserve Cleethorpes’ heritage continues, a second survey is to begin on the resort’s iconic Victorian balconies. Specialists will examine the structures outside six properties along the retail side of Alexandra Road later this month, ensuring they assess…

12 months ago
Being ‘Loyal to Local’ has never been more important

The businesses that make up our local high streets, offices, business parks and industrial sites, along with the thousands of self-employed traders, and entrepreneurs across the area are essential to the future of our towns and villages. As slowly but…

12 months ago
North East Lincolnshire gears up for reopening

North East Lincolnshire town centre businesses and organisations are working together to create safe spaces for visitors and customers. High street shops and shopping centres are set to re-open on Monday, (June 15) as part of the Government’s plan to…

1 year ago
COVID-19: Discretionary grants for business – scheme open

As part of the response to the COVID-19 emergency, Government has announced various grants and loans available to help fund small businesses. The latest is a discretionary fund for local authorities to administer to locally. This additional fund is aimed…

1 year ago
Townscape Heritage Project

A VISION to preserve the buildings that helped to make Cleethorpes one of England’s busiest and best seaside resorts is being realised, thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund. The Townscape Heritage, (TH) Project, supported by £1.9m from the National…

1 year ago
White Palm on the North Promenade
Specialist fabrication company sought to build the White Palm

One of Britain’s best known tourist resorts is looking to team up with specialist contractors to build an iconic new structure to drive tourism. The White Palm is a proposal by Wolfgang Weileder for a new large-scale public sculpture for…

1 year ago
Thank you to our local businesses

Businesses in North East Lincolnshire which have gone the extra mile to help out in the current pandemic have been praised by the Council. The last few weeks have seen many businesses in across the area look at their operations…

1 year ago
Sea Road redevelopment scheme: Demolition starts next week

DEMOLITION is starting at a key site along Cleethorpes sea front, as the first stage in its complete redevelopment gets underway. Contractors from locally based GBM Demolition will move onto the land on the corner of Sea Road on Monday,…

1 year ago
Alexandra Road
Regeneration works to resume in Cleethorpes

Regeneration works on Alexandra Road in Cleethorpes will resume next week (Monday April 27) having been temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 crisis. With all safety and hygiene measures followed, this restart will allow work to carry on with less…

1 year ago
E-Factor launch single point of contact for business support

Helping businesses make the right decisions in terms of government support available is going to be key in the next few weeks after government rolled out a series of grants, loan options and wage subsidy for businesses large and small.…

1 year ago
North Prom shutter art – next installation

FOR artist Annabel McCourt, the opportunity to involve herself in the cultural transformation of Cleethorpes’ North Prom was one she simply couldn’t resist. Born and raised in Grimsby – she was a Nunsthorpe Maternity Hospital baby – Annabel is the…

1 year ago
Sea Road building demolition

Update: Work has not yet started on the demolition – a further update will be provided when work resumes on site.   Work is due to start on the demolition of the former nightclub on Sea Road next week on…

1 year ago
Heritage project praised by local author

A CLEETHORPES-born author was back in her hometown for a visit, during which she praised a major project to protect the resort’s historic structures and landmarks. Spearheaded by a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of almost £2m, with a further…

1 year ago
Artwork on the shutters of The Chippy
Shutter art on the North Prom

THE colours of seaside arcades and funfairs make up the latest shutter art design as work progresses on creating a unique walking gallery along Cleethorpes’ North Prom. Three businesses now have original artwork adorning their shutters – Brown’s Café, Walkers…

1 year ago