More Than 18,000 Faced Seven-day Wait to See GP in North East

More Than 18,000 Faced Seven-day Wait to See GP in North East

36 days ago
More than 18,000 faced seven-day wait to see GP in North East . MORE than 18,000 people in North East Lincolnshire waited seven days or longer to see a GP the last time they tried to make an appointment. Across the area covered by North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group, 18,049 people said they had faced a wait of a week or more when they phoned for an appointment in the... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Council Embracing the Role of Economic

North East Lincolnshire Council Embracing the Role of Economic41 days ago
North East Lincolnshire Council embracing the role of economic . NORTH East Lincolnshire Council has two key priorities, a stronger economy and a stronger community. Business editor David Laister gets an update on the former, following the 2014 election that has left the local authority leadership under Labour control. "I SAID back in 2010, if elected, we were going to focus on... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Moving North East Lincolnshire Council to the Role of Economic

Moving North East Lincolnshire Council to the Role of Economic41 days ago
Moving North East Lincolnshire Council to the role of economic . NORTH East Lincolnshire Council has two key priorities, a stronger economy and a stronger community. Business editor David Laister gets an update on the former, following the 2014 election that has left the local authority leadership under Labour control. "I SAID back in 2010, if elected, we were going to focus on... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

3,259 New Homes in the Pipeline for North East Lincolnshire -

3,259 New Homes in the Pipeline for North East Lincolnshire -48 days ago
3,259 new homes in the pipeline for North East Lincolnshire - . DOES North East Lincolnshire really need more than 3,250 new homes? The Grimsby Telegraph has calculated that plans currently in the pipeline could see at least 3,259 new properties built in the area. And that is only counting major developments of 100 homes or more. Delays to planning guidelines in the area have seen North... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Fewer Drink-drivers are Caught out in North East Lincolnshire

Fewer Drink-drivers are Caught out in North East Lincolnshire6 days ago
Fewer drink-drivers are caught out in North East Lincolnshire . MOTORISTS are heeding the drink drive message in North East Lincolnshire. Road safety campaigners are encouraged by the reduction in the number of drink drivers caught on our roads as part of this year's annual summer crackdown. Officers from Humberside Police were out in force throughout June and July carrying out... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

1,073 Staff Take on North East Lincolnshire Cycle Challenge 2014

1,073 Staff Take on North East Lincolnshire Cycle Challenge 201447 days ago
1,073 staff take on North East Lincolnshire Cycle Challenge 2014. MORE than 1,000 people in North East Lincolnshire took on a cycle challenge in a bid to make for healthier workforces. A total of 1,073 people joined the North East Lincolnshire Cycle Challenge 2014, a year after it was first established by the council's regeneration partnership in conjunction with Challenge For Change... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Make Your Voice Heard in Campaign to Keep Cleethorpes To

Make Your Voice Heard in Campaign to Keep Cleethorpes To26 days ago
Make your voice heard in campaign to keep Cleethorpes To . YOU can have your say on proposed reductions to rail services in North East Lincolnshire by taking part in a new survey. London-based JMP Consultants, on behalf of North East Lincolnshire and North Lincolnshire Councils, are looking for residents, traders and customers' views on existing rail services in our region. It comes in... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Plan Launched to Help Save Two Threatened Libraries in North East

Plan Launched to Help Save Two Threatened Libraries in North East5 days ago
Plan launched to help save two threatened libraries in North East . SOME of the North East Lincolnshire libraries facing closure could be about to begin a new chapter. As reported, under a scheme approved by North East Lincolnshire Council's Cabinet committee, just four core centres – Grimsby Central Library, Cleethorpes seafront, Immingham and Waltham – will be retained... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Detailed Review to be Held into Flooding Woe in North East

Detailed Review to be Held into Flooding Woe in North East8 days ago
Detailed review to be held into flooding woe in North East . A DETAILED review will be held into the flooding which has hit North East Lincolnshire in recent weeks. A cross-party cabinet working group is to be established to come up with proposals to minimise the disruption and misery for residents in the event of heavy rainfall in future. On Friday, North East Lincolnshire's cabinet... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Bedroom Tax Blamed for Rise in Cats Homeless and Hungry in North

Bedroom Tax Blamed for Rise in Cats Homeless and Hungry in North49 days ago
Bedroom tax blamed for rise in cats homeless and hungry in North . GROUPS of abandoned cats are roaming the streets in North East Lincolnshire after being given up by struggling owners. That is the claim from the chairman of North East Lincolnshire Animal Rescue (NELAR), who said he believes the number of wild cats in the area has doubled in the last six years. Trevor Hardcastle said he... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Weather: Temperatures Set to Fall in North East Lincolnshire Next

Weather: Temperatures Set to Fall in North East Lincolnshire Next18 days ago
Weather: Temperatures set to fall in North East Lincolnshire next . It may still be August, but the weather may be about to become somewhat Autumnal over the coming days according to forecasters. After bringing flash flooding to North East Lincolnshire last weekend, the remains of Hurricane Bertha are still having an affect on our weather as it pushes cold Scandinavian air south... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Report Boosts Case for Keeping Cleethorpes to Manchester Direct

Report Boosts Case for Keeping Cleethorpes to Manchester Direct19 days ago
Report boosts case for keeping Cleethorpes to Manchester direct . SCRAPPING the direct express train service between North East Lincolnshire and Manchester could shrink the local economy by around 20 per cent. That is one of the conclusions of a newly-published report commissioned by North and North East Lincolnshire Councils into the importance of the rail link to the South Humber... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Weather: Bank Holiday Washout in North East Lincolnshire as

Weather: Bank Holiday Washout in North East Lincolnshire as8 days ago
Weather: Bank Holiday washout in North East Lincolnshire as . There will be little in the way of barbeque weather in North East Lincolnshire today as Bank Holiday Monday's wet start looks set to continue through the day. Though the morning will be largely dry albeit cloudy, the Met Office have issued a severe weather warning for further rain which is set to spread over the region from... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

VIDEO: North East Lincolnshire Remembers the First World War in

VIDEO: North East Lincolnshire Remembers the First World War in28 days ago
VIDEO: North East Lincolnshire remembers the First World War in . LIGHTS went out at Grimsby cenotaph last night at a service of commemoration to those killed and injured in the First World War. Two minutes of silence were heralded by the sound of a trench whistle. The mayor of North East Lincolnshire, Councillor Alex Baxter joined in the service by reading the words of the wartime... -> Watch at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Remembered the First World War in Service

North East Lincolnshire Remembered the First World War in Service29 days ago
North East Lincolnshire remembered the First World War in service . LIGHTS went out at Grimsby cenotaph at a service of commemoration to those killed and injured in the First World War. Two minutes of silence were heralded by the sound of a trench whistle. The mayor of North East Lincolnshire, Councillor Alex Baxter joined in the service by reading the words of the wartime Foreign... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Beach Clean-up Volunteers Heading to North East Lincolnshire

Beach Clean-up Volunteers Heading to North East Lincolnshire10 days ago
Beach clean-up volunteers heading to North East Lincolnshire . More than 36 million items of rubbish have been cleared from the UK coast in two decades by a project which helps in North East Lincolnshire. Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue's helpers across the UK have trawled up 1,000 TVs and fridges, 5,000 shoes, 10,000 fishing nets and 15,000 rubber ducks. Each year, the project runs... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

UPDATE: North East Lincolnshire Council Experiencing Problems

UPDATE: North East Lincolnshire Council Experiencing Problems4 hours ago
UPDATE: North East Lincolnshire Council experiencing problems . North East Lincolnshire Council have just got their phone system back on track after experiencing problems earlier this morning. The Grimsby Telegraph had learned that council offices were not able to make outgoing calls or receive incoming enquiries but those issues are now resolved. However, IT systems remain down and... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Debate over New Homes Plan in Old Clee Hots Up as Exhibition

Debate over New Homes Plan in Old Clee Hots Up as Exhibition22 days ago
Debate over new homes plan in Old Clee hots up as exhibition . TEMPERATURES have reached boiling point in a row over a proposal for new homes and businesses on greenfields in Old Clee. Known locally as the old horses field, the five-acre site could soon have between 25 and 30 houses and become the first plot of land in North East Lincolnshire to harness geothermal heat. The natural heat... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Plan to Drill for Oil at Farm Site in Stallingborough - Firm

40 days ago
Plan to drill for oil at farm site in Stallingborough - firm . IS THERE oil in North East Lincolnshire? Proposals have been put forward for the temporary construction of a drilling site and an exploratory bore hole in Stallingborough. London-based Europa Oil and Gas Limited – which has stressed there will be no fracking involved – has made the planning application to North... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Zero Waste Week: Council Calling on North East Lincolnshire

Zero Waste Week: Council Calling on North East Lincolnshire1 day ago
Zero Waste Week: Council calling on North East Lincolnshire . SAVE the planet – and some money – by doing your bit for Zero Waste Week. North East Lincolnshire Council is supporting the annual initiative by asking its residents to do "one more thing" to help the environment. Now in its seventh year, Zero Waste Week runs from today until Sunday. Suggestions that the... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Residents Quizzed on Energy Worries

22 days ago
North East Lincolnshire residents quizzed on energy worries. JUST what do people in North East Lincolnshire think about energy? That was the question posed by Centrica Energy, the owners of British Gas, which has a base on the Humber Bank including a new operations and maintenance base at Grimsby Docks, to members of the public. Earlier this year, independent research company Britain... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Council Urging Flood-hit Residents to Get

North East Lincolnshire Council Urging Flood-hit Residents to Get40 days ago
North East Lincolnshire Council urging flood-hit residents to get . North East Lincolnshire Council is asking residents whose homes or business premises were flooded last weekend to get in touch. Heavy downpours overnight between Saturday and Sunday led to flood waters damaging a number of properties in the area. The severity of the storms varied greatly across the borough. In... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Project Revamping Empty Properties in North East Lincolnshire

Project Revamping Empty Properties in North East Lincolnshire33 days ago
Project revamping empty properties in North East Lincolnshire . FORMERLY derelict homes brought back to life by a new renovation scheme have received their first tenants. As previously reported, North East Lincolnshire Council and Shoreline Housing Partnership have teamed up to bring empty properties in the borough back into use. Under the House To Home private sector leasing scheme... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Councillor and Pier Enthusiast Expresses

North East Lincolnshire Councillor and Pier Enthusiast Expresses33 days ago
North East Lincolnshire Councillor and pier enthusiast expresses . North East Lincolnshire Councillor and pier enthusiast Tim Mickleburgh has expressed his disappointment at the major blaze that engulfed Eastbourne Pier yesterday. Cllr Mickleburgh (Lab, West Marsh), serves as Honorary Vice President of the National Piers Society, an organisation that looks to preserve and maintain... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as49 days ago
New chapter for North East Lincolnshire libraries approved as . FIVE community libraries will be given over to community groups as part of a North East Lincolnshire Council scheme to save £500,000. Under the scheme, which was improved by NELC's Cabinet committee yesterday, four core centres – Grimsby Central Library, Cleethorpes Seafront, Immingham and Waltham – will... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph