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St James’ Square start on site

WORK will start on Monday, 8 June, on a £1.5m transformation of Grimsby’s St James’ Square, with plans that centre on creating a family-friendly space in the heart of the town. As final preparations are made for the re-construction of…

2 months 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…

2 months ago
Get involved in the Garth Lane project in Grimsby

CREATIVE work is set to shape a new bridge in the heart of Grimsby – and those behind the scheme want you to help decide on the themes that will be used. Meanwhile work is also starting on the carving…

2 months ago
Visitor survey for two of Cleethorpes’ key streets

WHAT do you like best about Cleethorpes and how often do you visit Sea View Street and Alexandra Road – two of the resort’s popular retail and leisure areas? Take part in an online survey that focuses on these two…

3 months 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…

3 months ago
Stallingborough site from the air
Advance notice: Major project to open up the access to Stallingborough business park starts on site in June

WORK to create access to a new multi-million-pound business park will begin early next month as the next phase of major improvements to the A1173 near Immingham begins. With the first phase at the CATCH roundabout just needing resurfacing before…

3 months 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…

3 months ago
NELC Planning Committee approves waste-to-jet-fuel plant

North East Lincolnshire Council’s Planning Committee has approved plans for the UK’s first commercial waste-to-jet-fuel plant. The proposed Altalto Immingham plant is to convert hundreds of thousands of tonnes per year of non-recyclable everyday household and commercial waste, otherwise destined…

3 months ago
Construction of the new Stallingborough business park starts on site

A MAJOR milestone in North East Lincolnshire’s industrial transformation was taken this week as work started on a multi-million-pound build at the new Stallingborough Business Park. With flagship tenants, booming Lincolnshire firm myenergi, relocating to the new building the groundworks…

3 months ago
myenergi: the new tenants for Stallingborough Business Park

THE world’s renewable energy charge is being pioneered by two North East Lincolnshire entrepreneurs, who have grown a multi-million-pound business in just four years. In doing so, the founders of myenergi have placed this area at the forefront of the…

3 months ago
River survey this week in Grimsby

SPECIALIST survey work is taking place on a short stretch of the River Freshney this week, to determine how the riverside section of the West Haven Maltings buildings can be stabilised. Contractors, who will ensure they do not disturb the…

3 months ago
Painting a picture of Great Grimsby’s past and what its future holds

A ‘shout-out’ is being made for people to get involved in a new heritage and contemporary arts project as part of the town’s regeneration work. From today, individuals, groups and schools are being invited to register their interest in the…

3 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…

3 months ago
Big win for the SHIIP mitigation site

Work on a unique industrial and wildlife project in North East Lincolnshire has been rewarded with a prestigious national award, with judges praising their work as a blueprint for others to follow. The South Humber Gateway Mitigation Strategy, part of…

3 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…

3 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,…

3 months 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…

4 months ago
Stallingborough site from the air
Work to restart at “CATCH” roundabout

MAJOR works to improve the main A1173 highway between the A180 interchange and the “CATCH” roundabout will start again this week, following their temporary suspension due to the COVID-19 crisis. From Wednesday, April 22, three-way traffic management will be reinstated…

4 months ago
Site clearance at Garth Lane completed

THE REMOVAL of old trees and undergrowth, which made up almost 17-tonnes of rubbish taken from a site in central Grimsby, will enable its complete transformation into a family space where natural habitat and biodiversity can thrive. With the Garth…

4 months ago
Business grants update – 17 April

So far, more than 1500 eligible small businesses in North East Lincolnshire have received government grants worth a total of nearly £17.5 million to date (figures at 17/4). And the team is working hard to process other requests for grant…

4 months ago