Weather: Hottest Day of the Year Forecast - but Not in North East

Weather: Hottest Day of the Year Forecast - but Not in North East

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Weather: Hottest day of the year forecast - but not in North East . North East Lincolnshire looks set to miss out on the mini-heatwave which forecasters are predicting will bring the hottest day of the year so far to parts of the country. The south-east will swelter in temperatures over 26c on Thursday with unbroken sunshine expected on the courts at Wimbledon. However, a band of... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Repairing Potholes in North East Lincolnshire: £275k

Repairing Potholes in North East Lincolnshire: £275k32 days ago
Repairing potholes in North East Lincolnshire: £275k . NORTH East Lincolnshire Council has welcomed news it will receive almost £275,000 to fix 5,000 potholes across the borough. The extra Government funding is the second wave of the Pothole Repair Fund, and saw £168 million dished out to local authorities. North East Lincolnshire was given £271,131 while... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Bucks "worrying" Regional Rise

North East Lincolnshire Bucks "worrying" Regional Rise35 days ago
North East Lincolnshire bucks "worrying" regional rise . IT'S better to be safe than sorry – and it seems this is a message North East Lincolnshire residents are taking to heart. The latest figures from Public Health England show that in Yorkshire and the Humber there has been an eight per cent rise in the number of Sexually Transmitted infections being diagnosed... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Receives Almost £275,000 to Fix

North East Lincolnshire Receives Almost £275,000 to Fix33 days ago
North East Lincolnshire receives almost £275,000 to fix . North East Lincolnshire Council has been handed almost £275,000 to fix 5,000 potholes across the borough. The extra Government funding is part of a competition in which councils were invited to apply for a share of £168 million - which includes £10 million being available for London. It is the second... -> 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 -7 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

Ofsted Criticises North East Lincolnshire Council over Support

Ofsted Criticises North East Lincolnshire Council over Support41 days ago
Ofsted criticises North East Lincolnshire Council over support . OFSTED has criticised North East Lincolnshire Council for failing to adequately support schools in need of improvement – claiming "pupils and their parents deserve better". The move came after the body of inspectors became concerned that just a third of schools in the borough are ranked as outstanding or... -> 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 20146 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

North East Lincolnshire Council Hits Back at Ofsted Concerns over

North East Lincolnshire Council Hits Back at Ofsted Concerns over40 days ago
North East Lincolnshire Council hits back at Ofsted concerns over . Following the publication of full details of Ofsted concerns over the lack of support given to local schools by North East Lincolnshire Council, chief reporter Sarah Carey found out more about the council's role and put your questions to those in charge. THE officer in charge of schools in North East Lincolnshire would... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

New Mayor of North East Lincolnshire Alex Baxter Vows to

New Mayor of North East Lincolnshire Alex Baxter Vows to46 days ago
New mayor of North East Lincolnshire Alex Baxter vows to . NEW mayor of North East Lincolnshire Alex Baxter has vowed to promote all that is best about the borough during his tenure as first citizen. The Conservative Scartho ward councillor was sworn in as mayor this week. And the 68-year-old married father of two hopes to use his wide experience – built up during a 24-year stint... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

2014 Prom Photos - North East Lincolnshire Schools

2014 Prom Photos - North East Lincolnshire Schools25 days ago
2014 prom photos - North East Lincolnshire schools. Prom season is in full swing with teenagers across the North East Lincolnshire area donning their glad rags to mark the end of their time at school. Grimsby Telegraph photographers have been out and about capturing the big events. You can view all of the photos taken so far and buy copies at grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/buyaphoto. -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Sitting on the Sofa Could be Death of Thousands

Sitting on the Sofa Could be Death of Thousands12 days ago
Sitting on the sofa could be death of thousands. Yesterday the Grimsby Telegraph revealed that inactivity among residents across North East Lincolnshire is costing the borough £28.4 million per year – but what is the cost to your health and what can you do about it? Chief reporter Sarah Carey found out more. HOW much exercise do you do? For many of us, the truthful answer is... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

North East Lincolnshire Could Lose Direct Transpennine Train

North East Lincolnshire Could Lose Direct Transpennine Train42 days ago
North East Lincolnshire could lose direct Transpennine train . North East Lincolnshire could be set to lose its direct rail services across the Pennines. The Department for Transport (DfT) has today launched a consultation on the Northern and TransPennine franchises, as ministers consider how best to use £1 billion of investment for the network. However, there are concerns... -> 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 North8 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

UKIP Eye Up North Lincolnshire

UKIP Eye Up North Lincolnshire43 days ago
UKIP eye up North Lincolnshire. Nigel Farage - the leader of UKIP - is looking "very closely" at winning seats in North Lincolnshire during 2015 elections. The party won the largest share of the local vote at the recent European elections, beating the Conservatives and Labour. Elections for North Lincolnshire Council and Parliament will be held next year and UKIP intends to... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Jobless Number Continues to Fall in North East Lincolnshire

Jobless Number Continues to Fall in North East Lincolnshire41 days ago
Jobless number continues to fall in North East Lincolnshire. THE number of people claiming Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA) in North East Lincolnshire has continued to fall, year on year, according to the latest employment statistics. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics showed a total of 5,964 people, or 6 per cent of people locally, claimed between between January 2013... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Haddock is Haddock in North East Lincolnshire, Say Trading

Haddock is Haddock in North East Lincolnshire, Say Trading28 days ago
Haddock is haddock in North East Lincolnshire, say trading . Fish and chip lovers in North East Lincolnshire can rest assured the haddock they're eating really is haddock. In the wake of concerns about the substitution of meat species in take-away kebabs in the South East and West Midlands as well as the 2013 horsemeat scandal, NELC's Trading Standards team have been visiting local... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

D-Day 70th Anniversary: How North East Lincolnshire Played a Key

D-Day 70th Anniversary: How North East Lincolnshire Played a Key49 days ago
D-Day 70th anniversary: How North East Lincolnshire played a key . As the anniversary of D-Day approaches, former Grimsby Telegraph assistant editor, author, local aviation expert Patrick Otter looks back at the role North East Lincolnshire played in the historic event. The son of a wartime bomber navigator, Patrick experienced first hand everything from flying in an airship to an... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Smaller Libraries in North East Lincolnshire Could be Taken on by

Smaller Libraries in North East Lincolnshire Could be Taken on by13 days ago
Smaller libraries in North East Lincolnshire could be taken on by . Options for the future of North East Lincolnshire's library service, which could include community groups taking on smaller libraries, will be discussed next week. Council bosses have revealed options including proposals to maintain the area's four core libraries in Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Immingham and Waltham, and... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Talented Kids Find Top Form on Courts at Oasis Academy Wintringha

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Talented kids find top form on courts at Oasis Academy Wintringha . THE area's best young netballers were right on target at Oasis Academy Wintringham. In the latest event hosted by the North East Lincolnshire School Sports Partnership, Year 5/6 pupils competed for top honours on the court. And with 16 teams involved – in four groups – there was some real quality on show... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as8 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

Council Workers on Strike Tomorrow in North East Lincolnshire

Council Workers on Strike Tomorrow in North East Lincolnshire14 days ago
Council workers on strike tomorrow in North East Lincolnshire . COUNCIL chiefs have said they will do everything in their power to minimise the impact of national strikes by council workers tomorrow. The chief executive of North East Lincolnshire Council, Rob Walsh said he was confident any industrial action would have a minimal impact on services provided by the authority. Trade... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Travellers Set Up Camp on Land in Wybers Wood

Travellers Set Up Camp on Land in Wybers Wood46 days ago
Travellers set up camp on land in Wybers Wood. A group of travellers have moved onto land in Wybers Wood. They have settled on a site beside the River Freshney just off Great Coates Road, beside Grimsby Golf Club. As reported, a number of caravans had parked on a lay-by off Louth Road, near Tollbar Academy in Waltham earlier this week. A spokesperson for North East Lincolnshire... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Forty One Jobs Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service

Forty One Jobs Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service18 days ago
Forty one jobs axed at North East Lincolnshire youth service. Forty one jobs are to go at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that twelve compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A total of 135 employees were involved in a... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Volunteers Could Run All Libraries Except Grimsby, Cleethorpes,

Volunteers Could Run All Libraries Except Grimsby, Cleethorpes,13 days ago
Volunteers could run all libraries except Grimsby, Cleethorpes, . NORTH East Lincolnshire could be left with four "core" libraries, with smaller libraries run by community groups, to serve its population of more than 150,000.Proposals for the future of the borough's library service have been revealed by North East Lincolnshire Council following an extensive consultation. Under... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Forty One Workers to Go at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service

Forty One Workers to Go at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service18 days ago
Forty one workers to go at North East Lincolnshire youth service. Forty one members of staff are to be made redundant at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that twelve compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A total of 135... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph