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Work has started on a second mitigation site to benefit wildlife on the south bank of the Humber

Work has started on the creation of another unique wildlife site, “Novartis Ings” on the south bank of the Humber which will provide industrial opportunity along the South Humber Bank in the decades ahead. As previously reported, Novartis transferred a…

4 weeks ago
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Heritage works starting at No 41

No 41, Alexandra Road, also known as Woodliffe Villa, Cleethorpes is the latest building to receive Townscape Heritage funding. Starting today, 7 March 2022, conservation and restoration work to the front façade will help return this Grade II listed building to…

4 months ago
Think Cleethorpes
Think Cleethorpes Draft Masterplan

More than 2700 people took part in the Think Cleethorpes Masterplan survey, and it’s now heading into the democratic process prior to adoption by North East Lincolnshire Council. “The beauty of Cleethorpes is the town’s varied seafront offer and its…

4 months ago
Alfred Enderby smokehouse on the Kasbah, Grimsby Docks
Kasbah Conservation Area Management Plan

The unique nature of the Kasbah area of Grimsby docks, and how to manage it for the future, is the subject of a new management plan by conservation specialists, Alan Baxter Ltd. The Kasbah Conservation Area was designated in 2017,…

4 months ago
Alfred Enderby smokehouse on the Kasbah, Grimsby Docks
Alfred Enderby’s heritage grant boost

A second project on Grimsby’s historic docks has received a heritage grant worth £121,490 to help them turn their plans into reality. The Alfred Enderby Smokehouse has been awarded a grant to undertake conservation repairs and reinstate historic features at…

4 months ago
Gy and Clee shops are two of the “most loved” in the UK

Two North East Lincolnshire businesses top the charts as most loved businesses in the UK for Love Local Day. The annual event which began in 2019 and is run by digital shopping platform, LoveAppy, takes place on February 14 and…

4 months ago
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Heritage cash being made available to local organisations

Four “Heritage Starter” grants have just been awarded to local organisations to support heritage projects, small and large, made possible through the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Over the next 18 months, the programme aims to encourage people from North East…

8 months ago
Peterson's Building
Grimsby traditional smoked fish production to get a boost

The Great Grimsby Ice Factory Trust (GGIFT) is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Fleet Architects Ltd as the Design Team who – with Project Managers Banks Long & Co – will take the Peterson’s Project through to completion. Planning…

8 months ago
Installation of Grimsby’s Murmuration begins

Installation of Grimsby Artist’s Annabel McCourt’s new public artwork Murmuration will begin on Tuesday 26 October when hundreds of tiny copper silhouettes will begin to appear in St James’ Square. Like a flock of birds, moving as one. The artwork,…

8 months ago
Current frontages buildings 8 9 and 10
It’s green for go for the new creative workspace

Plans have been approved for a brand-new workspace which will be created on Grimsby docks for a mixture of artists and creative entrepreneurs. World renowned conservation architects and historic buildings consultants, Donald Insall Associates, were appointed last year to develop…

8 months ago
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Free to Attend Webinars – Autumn 2021 Interactive Masterclass Schedule

Between September and December 2021 the Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub are offering a wide range of webinars to support local businesses. Suitable for business leaders and those wanting to expand their own knowledge. Who are Business Lincolnshire? Business Lincolnshire is…

9 months ago
Photo taken of the Cleethorpes Pier
Support needed to help create a new masterplan for Cleethorpes

The hunt is on to find some specialist expertise to support North East Lincolnshire Council to help make Cleethorpes a year-round resort. As recently reported, the Council is looking for some external support to create a new Masterplan for the…

10 months ago
News Article for InvestNEL for Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham
Grimsby Western Strategic Link Road takes a step forward

North East Lincolnshire’s Cabinet have approved the next stage of plans to unlock the next stage of the Strategic Link Road – a key project in the council’s ambition to improve sustainable transport options, and reduce congestion, journey times and…

1 year ago
News Article for InvestNEL for Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham
Town centre plans approved by Cabinet

Two major projects for Grimsby town centre will take a major step forward following this week’s Cabinet meeting. Between the Future High Streets’ Fund and the Towns Fund, the Council has secured nearly £40million to be spent in Grimsby town…

1 year ago
Photo taken of the Cleethorpes Pier
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 year ago
News Article for InvestNEL for Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham
Works begin in Riverhead Square, Grimsby on Monday

NEW paving work in a section of Riverhead Square starts on Monday as a fore-runner to a planned major overhaul of the public space in central Grimsby. The phase one work will focus on a stretch from the Victoria Street…

1 year ago
Corporation Bridge in Grimsby
Multi-million pound “landmark’’ boost for North East Lincolnshire

High profile announcements in the Chancellor’s Budget speech today (Wednesday 3 March) have been described as huge declarations of support for the borough by North East Lincolnshire Council. News that the Humber is to be one of Britain’s newly-established Freeports,…

1 year 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.…

1 year ago
New Garth Lane footbridge under construction

THE huge structures that will together form Garth Lane’s new centrepiece footbridge are being constructed at a specialist workshop. By the end of March, the new bridge will be in position across the River Freshney as the £3.5m grant-funded transformation…

1 year ago
Fishermen’s Memorial Statue returns to St James Square

GRIMSBY’S fishing community and its supporters have welcomed the return of the town’s Fishermen’s Memorial Statue to St James’ Square as the transformation of this key public space reaches its final stages. They have also highlighted the memorial’s importance and…

1 year ago