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Injured Doncaster soldier selected for 2018 Invictus Games team

A Doncaster soldier is among a 72-strong team of wounded, injured and sick (WIS) military personnel and veterans who have been selected to represent the UK at the 2018 Invictus Games.

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North Lincolnshire Youth Council with the canvas images and staff from North Lincolnshire Council and RDaSH

Be Unique, that’s the message from young people

Young people in North Lincolnshire have been making their voices heard to shape health and mental health services and are now spreading their messages to other youngsters.

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Firas Jabar receiving the Duke of York Community Initiative Award on behalf of City of Sanctuary Sheffield

Duke of York recognition for City of Sanctuary Sheffield

City of Sanctuary Sheffield has been chosen to receive the Duke of York Community Initiative award.

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Council continues commitment to campaign against violence against women and girls

Isle schools are being encouraged to support the White Ribbon campaign and take a stand against violence against women and girls.

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A Grand Central train

Council seeks support for direct train link to London

North Lincolnshire 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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Councillor David Rose

Two Isle councillors appointed to influential cabinet roles

Two Isle councillors representing Axholme North and Axholme South have been appointed to influential roles on the North Lincolnshire Council cabinet.

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South Yorkshire-based African Caribbeans who recently expressed disgust at Windrush

COLUMNIST: Speaking the truth is route to a fairer society

“Playing the race card” is a phrase that most black and ethnic minorities are threatened with if they ever have the courage to speak out against injustice – I’ve experienced it many times, including sanctioned abuse.

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Stuart Shore, chief executive for Doncaster Housing for Young People (centre) and Doncaster Lodge Freemasons Kevin H Wright and Graham Bailey

Young people in Doncaster get Freemason help

The Freemasons of Doncaster have been reaching out into the community to help its young people.

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One of Barratt Developments new homes

New build homes can save Doncaster homeowners £629 per year on energy bills

February was named the ‘deep freeze’ month; with below average temperatures and snow blanketing much of the UK, households across the country felt the chill.

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Council leader welcomes new banning orders for rogue landlords

Council leader welcomes new banning orders for rogue landlords

The leader of North Lincolnshire Council, Cllr Rob Waltham welcomes new powers brought in by the government to tackle rogue landlords.

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The new affordable homes in Belton

First phase of new affordable homes in Belton soon to be available

Nine new homes are nearing completion in Belton and will be ready to let by Ongo in May.

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Sheffield Central MP Paul Blomfield

MP opens new refugee refuge in Sheffield

A refuge for refugees will be officially opened this week.

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Rob Waltham

Another chance to have your say on how North Lincolnshire develops

An extra consultation event on Tuesday 17 April at Haxey Memorial Hall, 5pm to 8pm, is taking place for residents and businesses to share their views on the proposed North Lincolnshire Local Plan.

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Andrew Percy MP

MP welcomes cash for crumbling roads

Isle MP Andrew Percy, has welcomed the Government’s recent announcement that a further £100 million is being given to councils to repair potholes and protect local roads from future severe weather.

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Council addressing pothole issue

More than 1,000 potholes repaired

Pothole repairs across North Lincolnshire have continued at a pace this week, with a further 732 fixed, making a grand total of 1,039 filled in the last two weeks.

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Richard Hannigan

Investment in public transport set to improve services

The popular Call Connect bus service that provides a lifeline to many residents in rural areas is set to continue improving transport services across North Lincolnshire.

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Councillor Dominic Beck

Council commits over £50 million to deliver new homes for Rotherham

Work has started on a major new build programme to develop over 300 high quality homes in Rotherham.

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PLANNING: See what’s happening on your street

Here are the most recent planning applications for the Isle and surrounding areas received by North Lincolnshire Council:

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Rob Waltham

Residents to receive 50 per cent towards their council tax bills

From 1 April 2018, North Lincolnshire Council is changing the council tax support scheme to make it fairer for everyone who pays council tax.

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Rob Waltham

Isle residents face a 4.99% council tax rise

A budget that ‘strikes a balance between investing in North Lincolnshire and providing value-for-money’ has been approved by councillors.

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