Cleethorpes News

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…

4 weeks 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…

4 weeks 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 month 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 month 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…

2 months 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…

2 months 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…

2 months 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,…

2 months ago
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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…

3 months 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.…

3 months 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…

4 months 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…

4 months 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…

4 months 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…

4 months ago
White Palm on the North Promenade
It’s White for Go!

It’s White for go in this case – as Members of the planning committee approved proposals for the “White Palm” public art at today’s meeting (4 March). News of the proposed structure was released last summer, along with three other…

4 months ago
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White Palm at planning committee

Members of the planning committee are set to discuss the “White Palm” public art at the next meeting this week. News of the proposed structure was released last summer, along with three other elements of public art destined for the…

4 months ago
North Prom shutter art – next installation

THE latest creative addition to Cleethorpes’ new North Prom walking art gallery will be unveiled on shutters in the coming days. Local group Creative Start was commissioned to produce two pieces of work to display on the shutters of the…

5 months ago
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White Palm at planning committee next week

Members of the planning committee are set to discuss the “White Palm” public art at the next meeting in March. News of the proposed structure was released last summer, along with three other elements of public art destined for the…

5 months ago
Alexandra Road improvements from next week

A FURTHER step towards the regeneration of Cleethorpes begins on Monday, February 10, with work starting to transform the busy resort pathways along Alexandra Road. For approximately two months, a one-way system will operate along the road to allow a…

5 months ago
Sea Road development submitted for planning

A THREE-STOREY building fit for the modern age but reflecting Cleethorpes’ Art Deco past is being planned for one of the resort’s most visible and popular seafront areas. Plans have been submitted for the building that will replace the former…

5 months ago