Category Archives: Local News

BARBEQUE AND BONFIRE SEASON – TAKE CARE !!

As wonderful as family and friends events are , along with getting rid of safe combustible rubbish, please spare a thought for your close neighbours, both for noise and smoke pollution. Do you know if any close neighbour suffers from

IS YOUR TUMBLE DRYER SAFE TO USE ?

A SAFETY MESSAGE TO ALL TUMBLE DRYER USERS – PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING SAFETY WARNING RECENTLY ISSUED – MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON THE BBC WEBSITE.   Tumble dryers have been in the news again this week as Whirlpool

June news updates

IT’S TONIGHT !! – THE QUARTERLY MEETING OF NHW CO-ORDINATORS. Don’t forget – new venue – St Augustine’s Church Hall, Farebrother St Grimsby at 7pm. MORE NEWS – More Skip it events planned – but help is needed from community

Upsurge of burglaries in the Cleethorpes and Humberston areas.

Recent police reports show that there is a marked increase in burglaries in the above 2 areas , and I have been asked to update the officers concerned with current NHW groups in place. There is evidence, however, that areas

Survey on NHS Health Checks now open

We have recently launched a survey on NHS Health Checks for those aged between 40 and 74. The NHS Health Check is a health check-up for adults in England aged 40-74. It’s designed to spot early signs of stroke, kidney

Free microchipping and welfare checks for dogs

Dog owners are being encouraged to take advantage of free microchipping, advice and welfare checks for their pets. Your much-loved pooch can be microchipped on the spot for free thanks to Dogs Trust, in partnership with North East Lincolnshire Council.

New bins for North East Lincolnshire

North East Lincolnshire Council is replacing and upgrading its litter bins in streets and parks so they can hold more rubbish. Bins in the area will be able to take much more litter than they currently do. Some of the

New Ways To Protect You This National Neighbourhood Watch Week

It’s National Neighbourhood Watch Week 2018 (NNWW18) and we’ve got some exciting news to share with you!   This year to mark NNWW18 we’ve created a fantastic, brand new section of our popular website to share new and important information

Play Streets

We are looking to trial ‘play streets’ in North East Lincolnshire but before we do anything we want to know what you think. Play Streets allow communities to close their streets to ‘through’ traffic to allow supervised safe and free

Spring cleaning blitz begins this week

Problems including fly-tipping, statutory nuisances, rogue trading and consumer offences are being targeted in a new way by North East Lincolnshire Council. A new Community Protection and Compliance Team has been formed through the coming together of the Council’s Community