North East Lincolnshire MPs Stepping Up Bid for Flood Defence

North East Lincolnshire MPs Stepping Up Bid for Flood Defence

17 days ago
North East Lincolnshire MPs stepping up bid for flood defence . NORTH East Lincolnshire MPs have ramped up their campaign to secure the Humber's flood defences by meeting with the Chancellor and the Prime Minister's Floods Envoy. MPs from the North and South Bank, as well as representatives from ABP and North East Lincolnshire and East Riding councils, met with the Humber's specially... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Rollout of New LED Street Lights Across North East Lincolnshire

Rollout of New LED Street Lights Across North East Lincolnshire7 days ago
Rollout of new LED street lights across North East Lincolnshire . THE safety of people and homes in North East Lincolnshire is looking brighter than ever, councillors insist. Almost three-quarters of the borough's street lamps have now been upgraded with more cost-effective LED lights. As reported, North East Lincolnshire Council (NELC) started work – along with regeneration... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Unemployment Continues to Fall in North East Lincolnshire

Unemployment Continues to Fall in North East Lincolnshire4 days ago
Unemployment continues to fall in North East Lincolnshire. The number of people claiming out of work benefits in North East Lincolnshire has fallen by more than 1,500 over the past 12 months. Latest figures show that a total of 4,385 people claimed Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA) in the borough in August, accounting for 4.4 per cent of the working age population. The number is slightly... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Fewer Drink-drivers are Caught out in North East Lincolnshire

Fewer Drink-drivers are Caught out in North East Lincolnshire26 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

Make Your Voice Heard in Campaign to Keep Cleethorpes To

Make Your Voice Heard in Campaign to Keep Cleethorpes To46 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 East25 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 East28 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

Weather: Temperatures Set to Fall in North East Lincolnshire Next

Weather: Temperatures Set to Fall in North East Lincolnshire Next37 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

100 Humberside Police Jobs Face the Axe Across Northern

100 Humberside Police Jobs Face the Axe Across Northern3 days ago
100 Humberside Police jobs face the axe across northern . A HUNDRED people across North and North East Lincolnshire are expected to lose their jobs in a huge Humberside Police reshuffle that will hit the South Bank the hardest. It will leave fewer bobbies on the beat in North East Lincolnshire, according to staff, who fear the cuts will coincide with Christmas. Officers and support... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Report Boosts Case for Keeping Cleethorpes to Manchester Direct

Report Boosts Case for Keeping Cleethorpes to Manchester Direct39 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

North East Lincolnshire Poo-lution: Zero-tolerance MUST be

North East Lincolnshire Poo-lution: Zero-tolerance MUST be6 days ago
North East Lincolnshire Poo-lution: Zero-tolerance MUST be . "IF YOU don't want to do it, don't have a dog. "That's the message from one responsible dog owner to those who can't be bothered to clean up after their animals. Danielle Melhuish, 26, of Brereton Avenue, Cleethorpes, is backing the Grimsby Telegraph's Poo-lution campaign, which is aiming to reduce the levels of dog... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Weather: Bank Holiday Washout in North East Lincolnshire as

Weather: Bank Holiday Washout in North East Lincolnshire as28 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

Humberston Fitties Holiday Park to be Sold or Leased by North

Humberston Fitties Holiday Park to be Sold or Leased by North9 days ago
Humberston Fitties holiday park to be sold or leased by North . THE Fitties holiday park is to be sold off or put up for lease by North East Lincolnshire Council as it seeks to offload more assets in a constant battle to save cash. It has been revealed today that a report will go to North East Lincolnshire Council's cabinet on September 23.The report details the work done so far to... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

VIDEO: North East Lincolnshire Remembers the First World War in

VIDEO: North East Lincolnshire Remembers the First World War in48 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 Service48 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

North East Lincolnshire Hotels in High Demand as Offshore Wind

North East Lincolnshire Hotels in High Demand as Offshore Wind11 days ago
North East Lincolnshire hotels in high demand as offshore wind . HOTELS in North East Lincolnshire are bursting at the seams as the area rides the wave of the renewables revolution. Establishments have experienced a surge in demand for rooms, with some turning away as many as 30 guests in one night. The growth of the offshore wind industry in the Humber is believed to be the driving... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Fostering: Caring for Children Who Just Want to be Loved

Fostering: Caring for Children Who Just Want to be Loved7 days ago
Fostering: Caring for children who just want to be loved. Throughout September, North East Lincolnshire Council's fostering team is asking people to put themselves in the picture about a career in foster care. The team is recruiting carers who can provide a stable, safe, calming environment for the 15 children who are currently waiting for a foster placement in the borough. As part of... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Beach Clean-up Volunteers Heading to North East Lincolnshire

Beach Clean-up Volunteers Heading to North East Lincolnshire30 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

Poo-lution: Readers Get Behind Our Dog Fouling Campaign by

Poo-lution: Readers Get Behind Our Dog Fouling Campaign by17 days ago
Poo-lution: Readers get behind our dog fouling campaign by . THE POO-lution campaign is just two days old – but you are already highlighting your dog poo hotspots. On Wednesday the Grimsby Telegraph teamed up with North East Lincolnshire Council to launch the crackdown on dog fouling – with irresponsible owners being warned there will be "no excuses". It comes as... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

UPDATE: North East Lincolnshire Council Experiencing Problems

UPDATE: North East Lincolnshire Council Experiencing Problems20 days 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 Exhibition42 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

Council Welcomes German Delegation to Showcase What North Lincolnshire Has to Offer

5 days ago
Council welcomes German delegation to showcase what North Lincolnshire has to offer. North Lincolnshire Council will tomorrow (Wednesday) welcome a delegation of 13 German delegates to North Lincolnshire to mark the start of a three day event to showcase what North Lincolnshire and the wider Humber area has to offer in terms of business opportunities – in the hope that they will... -> Read more at The Star

Zero Waste Week: Council Calling on North East Lincolnshire

Zero Waste Week: Council Calling on North East Lincolnshire21 days 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

42 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

Ice Bucket Challenge Video: North East Lincolnshire Council

Ice Bucket Challenge Video: North East Lincolnshire Council19 days ago
Ice Bucket Challenge video: North East Lincolnshire Council . NORTH East Lincolnshire councillors took on the ice bucket challenge yesterday. Councillors Ray Oxby, David Watson, Hazel Chase and Darren Billard all offered themselves to be drenched on a rooftop at the municipal offices in Grimsby. Other council staff watched on and enjoyed their dryness, while giving each councillor... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph