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Catch up on the latest business news from around North Lincolnshire.


Council offers free advice to help ensure food businesses stay within the law

9 May 2018, 12:00

North Lincolnshire Council is offering 30 minutes free advice to help new food businesses know what they need to do to ensure they stay within the law when it comes to running their business.

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Council seek public's opinion on direct rail service from Scunthorpe to London

3 May 2018, 12:00

North Lincolnshire Council is seeking the public's opinion on a direct rail service from Scunthorpe to London.

The local authority says it is committed to improving connectivity through increasing investment in infrastructure that creates the right conditions for sustainable economic growth and connects people, business and places.

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Delivering Careers Hubs at centre of Careers Strategy implementation

11 April 2018, 16:16

Following a further period of consultation with key organisations and individuals we have today released our Implementation Plan in response to the government’s Careers Strategy.

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Transport investment boost

6 April 2018, 14:09

Improved transport links that will benefit North Lincolnshire were pledged as part of a new era of investment at a major launch today.

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Businesses join forces to create a strong voice

6 April 2018, 14:07

The Regional Director of the CBI had a message for businesses and North Lincolnshire leaders: Keep shouting loudly about the opportunities this region offers.

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Bid for your share of £25 million

23 February 2018, 15:20

Innovative businesses in North Lincolnshire have been encouraged to bid for a share of a multi-million pound Government funding pot.

The Leader of North Lincolnshire Council, Cllr Rob Waltham, highlighted the £15-million being made available through Innovate UK to develop novel products and services.

Businesses can also apply for a share of a further £10-million for work on projects with graduates.

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Major construction and highways contracts up for grabs

22 February 2018, 16:15

Firms hoping to win major construction and highways contracts with North Lincolnshire Council have been invited to a key event.

A supplier event day will be held on 22 March as the authority begins the process of procuring the next generation construction and highways framework.

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Businesses get on board the North Lincolnshire Ambassador programme

13 December 2017, 15:00

More than 100 businesses have accepted an invitation to the launch of a North Lincolnshire Ambassador programme early in the New Year – and more are welcome.

The event, at Forest Pines on Thursday, 18th January, at 7.30am, has been organised by The North Lincolnshire Place Marketing Board, which includes representatives from the construction sector, professional services, retail, advertising and heavy-industry as well as North Lincolnshire Council.

Its focus is to promote the region and help attract greater inward investment.

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Prime Land Up for Grabs

11 December 2017, 08:00

Normanby Enterprise Park (NEP) offers the opportunity of large-scale commercial space with the release of the remaining 60+ acre site (NEP 7) by North Lincolnshire Council. NEP is one of the few remaining brownfield sites of this size in the region with favourable land prices in such close proximity and easy access to the motorway network, ports and airports.

Occupying over 95 acres on the northern edge of Scunthorpe, Normanby Enterprise Park has capacity remaining for over 2,000,000 sq.ft. (18,5806 sq.m.) of high quality business space for use as offices, manufacturing and distribution. This remaining land comprises plots ranging in size from 2.88 – 60.88 acres with NEP 7 being the largest.

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How North Lincolnshire could benefit from Heathrow Airport expansion

4 October 2017, 15:16

British steel from Scunthorpe could be used in the expansion of Heathrow Airport.

Leader of North Lincolnshire Council, Rob Waltham, has met with Heathrow Airport public affairs manager Sophie Carter to discuss how the planned expansion of Heathrow can benefit North Lincolnshire.

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