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Corporation Bridge is lifted.
IN PICTURES: Corporation Bridge lift, 5 April 2023

A bridge lift took place on the iconic landmark on Wednesday 5 April 2023 to carry out weight testing to help assist specialist contractor Spencer Group with the weight balancing design works. Following the bridge weight test, the next section…

1 year ago
Corporation Road Bridge
Bridge works begin: In video and pictures

Work is underway to restore the iconic Corporation Road Bridge to maintain and protect in for many years to come. Representatives from North East Lincolnshire Council, Spencer Group and Equans attended the bridge on Monday 6 February to mark the…

1 year ago
Shop front
Heritage works completed at No 41

No 41, Alexandra Road, also known as Woodliffe Villa, Cleethorpes is the latest building to receive a facelift as a result of Townscape Heritage funding. Work started in March this year to conserve and restore the front facade and return…

1 year ago
News Article for InvestNEL for Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham
Vital bridges connecting Grimsby and Immingham will be repaired to boost the local key industries and tourism

Plans to repair and resurface three major bridges that connect Pyewipe roundabout and Riby Square have been approved by the Council’s Cabinet at its meeting yesterday. In August this year, the Government recognised the strategic and economic importance of these…

1 year ago
Western Housing site redline
Western School site housing development moves a step closer

An opportunity to create the housing development on the former Western School site has been released to tender this week. The 22.9 acre brownfield site will eventually see a community of up to 297 properties including potentially one to four…

2 years ago
Three flyover bridges
£8M Levelling up boost for Grimsby to repair vital bridges and boost local industry

£8m levelling up funding will fix damaged bridges to boost local industry and jobs. Move will also prevent months of potential road closures for the region. Part of Government’s work to level up Grimsby, improving local opportunities. delivery new housing…

2 years ago
Artist impression of Riverhead Square
Riverhead Square: your views wanted

The first glimpse of what Riverhead Square in Grimsby might look like in the future has been released for the public to have their say. In 2020, we did a survey about Grimsby town centre to feed into the development…

2 years ago
Novartis Ings site
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…

2 years ago
Stone circles
Circles of stone

If you’ve been down to the Garth Lane site over the last month or so, you might have noticed the wind turbine designs in the paving. Now, an extra element has been added, thanks to the input from local people.…

3 years ago
News Article for InvestNEL for Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham
Multi-million pound boost to Grimsby Town centre confirmed by Government

More than £17million has been awarded to North East Lincolnshire to deliver sweeping changes to the heart of Grimsby, including a fresh home for Grimsby’s Top Town Market, a new cinema and leisure units nearby. Following the initial submission in…

3 years ago
Internationally important wildlife making its home in North East Lincolnshire

MORE than 30 internationally important bird species have made their home at the South Humber bank’s award-winning wildlife mitigation site in the last four months. Proving the value of purpose-built wetland areas, which allow industry and nature to thrive side-by-side,…

3 years ago
Wildlife to benefit from Novartis legacy

A LEGACY to Novartis Grimsby will take the shape of a unique wildlife site, which will provide industrial opportunity along the South Humber Bank in the decades ahead. When the pharmaceutical giant leaves the town in December 2021 after 70-years…

3 years ago
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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…

3 years ago
Groundworks to start for North Prom furniture this week

TALL wooden chairs that overlook the sea, press up benches for people to sit on and exercise ‘loungers’ are amongst the bespoke furniture pieces being installed along Cleethorpes’ North Prom. The new and unique furniture is being introduced as part…

3 years ago
Essential work carried out at the Cress Marsh

A BUSY winter is ahead at North East Lincolnshire’s award-winning wildlife mitigation site, where birds are now starting to flock to the protected breeding and feeding grounds. The ecology and grounds maintenance teams from North East Lincolnshire Council and its…

4 years ago
Humber Bank Link Road
Work to resume on the £8.5m Humber Link Road

WORK on the next phase of a new £8.5m road linking the ports of Grimsby and Immingham starts next week (w/c June 8) following a Covid-related delay. Once complete the Humber Link Road will see a lot of heavy traffic…

4 years ago