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CREATivE stART to apply for Heritage Grant

THE Great Escape, a venue where creativity inspires people to achieve their dreams, is planning to further its work on Grimsby docks’ historic Kasbah with the help of a heritage grant. With its main base within the Conservation Area, the…

7 months ago
Air view of Grimsby docks which shows the dock tower fish market royal dock basin and the north wall
Grimsby’s future plans submitted to Government

SEVEN major projects in the heart of Grimsby have been submitted to Central Government as part of the Town Investment Plan. If approved, the projects will receive a slice of £25m Government cash, which has been ringfenced for investment in…

9 months ago
Grimsby’s future plans approved at Cabinet

SEVEN major projects in the heart of Grimsby will be put forward to receive a slice of £25m Government cash, which has been ringfenced for investment as part of the Towns Fund. Councillors have approved plans today (14 October) for…

10 months 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
Ice Factory roof to be assessed

GRIMSBY’S Grade 2* listed Ice Factory building is to undergo a vital roof assessment, as work to facilitate its multi-million-pound regeneration continues. Historic England has awarded North East Lincolnshire Council, which is working with GGIFT (Great Grimsby Ice Factory Trust),…

1 year ago
Take a walk around Grimsby’s Heritage Action Zone

GRIMSBY’S history, on which a ‘Great’ town was built, is playing an integral role in multi-million-pound regeneration plans. Famed as a fishing port in the 1950s, it was the busiest and largest in the world and during that period the…

1 year 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 year 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 years 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 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…

2 years ago