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Humber Bank Link Road
Humber Bank Link Road starting to take shape

CHANGES have been made to the works underway on a multi-million-pound new road, as the impact of the coronavirus crisis continues to be felt across North East Lincolnshire. As previously announced, all work will be halted for an initial four…

1 day 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 week ago
Anchor tenant for Stallingborough Business Park announced

THE anchor tenant for a brand new building on the new Stallingborough business park has been announced today (25 March). myenergi, whose mission it is to promote green energy within the home and the electrification of transport through innovation and…

2 weeks ago
People walking across Garth Lane footbridge
Work starts on two Grimsby town centre projects

WORK is to begin in two popular Grimsby town centre areas, using trees to recreate the landscapes for the 21st Century. The removal of some old and damaged species starts later this month around the Garth Lane footbridge and in…

4 weeks ago
World renowned conservation architects appointed to take forward Kasbah plans

World renowned conservation architects and historic buildings consultants, Donald Insall Associates, have been appointed to take forward plans for a new creative workspace on the Kasbah on Grimsby docks as part of Grimsby’s Cultural Development Fund programme. Appointed following a…

1 month ago
Grimsby town centre receives multi-million pound regeneration boost

Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick visits Grimsby to announce over £3.5 million of new investment for the town Total investment now over £90 million to help reach targets of over 8,000 new jobs and nearly 10,000 new homes in Grimsby On…

1 month ago
Stallingborough site from the air
Stallingborough works – an update

WORK to create access to a new multi-million-pound business park will continue on schedule, with a solution found to avoid a complete closure of a 1.5km stretch of the A1173. A new roundabout is due to be constructed between the…

1 month ago
Little Coates junction diagram
B1444 Little Coates / Cambridge Road junction improvements

Works to install a fit-for-purpose roundabout to improve traffic flow and reduce congestion, plus provide access to a potential new housing site will be ramping up from Monday 17 February. In recent weeks the contractor, Jackson Civil Engineering, have been…

2 months ago
Garth Lane ground investigations

THE reinvention of a popular area of Grimsby town centre into an attractive public and green space starts this month, with survey work beginning in the Garth Lane area and along the River Freshney. Specialists in ecology and the natural…

2 months ago
Peterson’s Project

PLANS for the rebirth of Grimsby Docks’ historic Kasbah area have taken a further step forward, with a planning application submitted for the redevelopment of a redundant smokehouse. North East Lincolnshire Council is to consider a proposal, submitted by the…

2 months ago
Aerial View of Grimsby docks from the Historic England Archive
Grimsby’s changing landscape

PICTURES showing the change in Grimsby’s industrial and domestic landscape have been used to compile a unique report charting the town’s fortunes over more than a century. Using rarely seen images from the archives of Historic England, the report offers…

2 months ago
Stallingborough site from the air
Creating the new Stallingborough business park: an update

PLANS to improve the A1173 road between the Stallingborough junction of the A180 and the CATCH roundabout, unlocking land for crucial industrial development, have been revised following input from local businesses. Following a round of talks between North East Lincolnshire…

3 months ago
The new man making sure culture is top of the list

Meet James Trowsdale, the new lead making sure that culture is high on Grimsby’s agenda. He has taken on the role of strategic lead for culture at North East Lincolnshire Council, making sure the multi-million pound Cultural Development Programme is…

3 months ago
Little Coates junction diagram
Major junction in Grimsby to be transformed

WORK to transform a busy junction and main through-fare through central Grimsby will start on 13 January, with the installation of a fit-for-purpose roundabout to improve traffic flow and provide access to a potential new housing site. Once complete the…

3 months ago
archaeologists standing in a trench at Garth Lane
Archaeological finds at Garth Lane

A COIN pendant, pottery, brick and tiles were amongst the historic finds discovered by archaeologists excavating in trenches alongside the River Freshney. Prior to work starting to transform the Garth Lane area, the town’s real life ‘time team’ was drafted…

3 months ago
People walking across Garth Lane footbridge
Garth Lane scheme approved at Cabinet

New plans for the future of one of Grimsby’s most important historical areas, Garth Lane have been approved by the Council’s Cabinet yesterday (16 December). Funding from the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (HLEP) and The Ministry of Housing, Communities and…

4 months ago
Little Coates junction diagram
Plans for the Little Coates Junction scheme on show

WORK to transform a busy junction and main through-fare through central Grimsby will start in mid-January, with the installation of a fit-for-purpose roundabout to improve traffic flow and provide access to a potential new housing site. Once complete the new…

4 months ago
People walking across Garth Lane footbridge
Garth Lane scheme at Cabinet

North East Lincolnshire’s Cabinet is set to discuss the future of one of Grimsby’s most important historical areas, Garth Lane, at its meeting on 16 December. Funding from the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (HLEP) and The Ministry of Housing, Communities…

4 months ago
Shop local & free parking on Small Business Saturday

This December sees the return of Small Business Saturday, a national campaign which raises awareness of the benefits of shopping locally. Small Business Saturday, on 7 December, is once again supported by North East Lincolnshire Council who have pledged to…

4 months ago
Archaeological dig site in Grimsby
Archaeological dig starts in Grimsby this week

ARCHEOLOGISTS will be arriving in Grimsby town centre this week to start exploratory work on land that may contain historic artefacts dating back to Anglo-Saxon times. As previously reported, the area around the River Freshney basin will be transformed as…

4 months ago