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Skegness set to be extra bracing with snow in the forecast

Skegness set to be extra bracing with snow in the forecast

The Met office have issued a yellow snow warning, with snow showers forecast from late Monday afternoon, continuing overnight throughout Tuesday.

For the latest information, please see the Met office website.

https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings#?date=2018-02-26&lat=53.1461&lon=0.3396

For more on the Lincolnshire County Council's gritting operations, including a map showing the county's.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:45 by Steve Larner

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Organisations to input into work to improve foreshore

Organisations to input into work to improve foreshore

ORGANISATIONS involved in running Skegness as a successful seaside resort will be invited to input into a piece of work that aims to provide a more consistent look and feel to Skegness foreshore to improve the appearance of the area.

Working with design experts at Focus and Guy Taylor Associates, the project will see the development of a detailed Design Manual for the foreshore that will enable East Lindsey District Council to.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:34 by Steve Larner

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Apprentice Grounds Maintenance Assistant

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Apprentice Grounds Maintenance Assistant

APPRENTICESHIP (Open to those aged 16 and over)

We are recruiting a Two-Year Apprenticeship specialising in Grounds Maintenance

Skegness Town Council is offering an Intermediate or Advanced Apprenticeship in Horticulture working within our Grounds Maintenance and Cemetery Team.

The Course – day release at Riseholme College (Lincoln)

As an apprentice you will have a job and earn a wage whilst building up.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 18:12 by Steve Larner

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Grounds Maintenance Assistant

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Grounds Maintenance Assistant

We wish to recruit a Grounds Maintenance Assistant – Annualised Hours 1326 hours per annum (Full time equivalent is 1924 hours) This is a permanent position.

Salary: £10,507 for 1326 hours per annum (£7.92 per hour) based on Scale Point 8, plus contributory pension and 21 days annual leave increasing to 25 days after 5 years' service (pro-rata to 1326/1924 hours).

Job Summary:.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:16 by Steve Larner

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Keep Those New Years Resolutions to Eat Better and Get More Exercise by Getting an Allotment!

Keep Those New Years Resolutions to Eat Better and Get More Exercise by Getting an Allotment!

Allotments are great for growing your own fresh fruit and vegetables. When you "grow your own" you know exactly how your food was produced and it always tastes better fresh from the ground. While you are looking after your allotment, without even knowing it, you keep fit and stay healthy because of the gentle exercise and fresh foods you eat.

It's not only your physical health that benefits from an.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:35 by Steve Larner

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East Lindsey District Council seeks views on 2018/19 draft budget

East Lindsey District Council seeks views on 2018/19 draft budget

EAST Lindsey District Council is inviting residents, business and interested parties to have their say on its draft budget proposals for 2018/19.

Over the next four years, the District Council continues to face significant financial challenges and via its Transformation Programme is continuing to identify opportunities to increase income and make savings to balance the budget and protect services to the community. By 2020 the Council expects.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 12:29 by Steve Larner

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Grounds Maintenance Assistant

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Grounds Maintenance Assistant

We wish to recruit a Grounds Maintenance Assistant – Annualised Hours 1326 hours per annum (Full time equivalent is 1924 hours) This is a permanent position.

Salary: £10,507 for 1326 hours per annum (£7.92 per hour) based on Scale Point 8, plus contributory pension and 21 days annual leave increasing to 25 days after 5 years' service (pro-rata to 1326/1924 hours).

Job Summary:.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 19:30 by Steve Larner

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APPRENTICE VACANCY - A Fantastic Opportunity

APPRENTICE VACANCY - A Fantastic Opportunity

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to join our Grounds Team as an apprentice.

This is a two year apprenticeship position, however it is possible that this could lead into a permanent position within the Council.

You will have the opportunity to attend Riseholme College in Lincoln for one day a week to study for a qualification in Horticulture.

For further details please click the link below:

http://www.skegness.gov.uk/apprentice-grounds-maintenance-a.html.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 19:00 by Steve Larner

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Cycle Mirco chipping event at Halford's Cycle Shop, Skegness Retail Park, Wainfleet Road, Skegness on Saturday the 27th January between 1pm and 4pm.

Cycle Mirco chipping event at Halford's Cycle Shop, Skegness Retail Park, Wainfleet Road, Skegness on Saturday the 27th January between 1pm and 4pm.

Local Neighbourhood officers will be at the location installing Immobilise Micro Chips to bikes, as a more permanent device to identify the ownership of the bike and making it less appealing to the thief. These can also be taken away and fitted at home. These Immobilise Chips are charged at £6 each. Opportunity to get those new Xmas gift bikes Micro Chipped.

Cycle Passports will also be issued.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:01 by Steve Larner

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Crime Prevention Police Surgery at The Store House, North Parade in Skegness on Tuesday the 9th January between 11am and 1pm.

Crime Prevention Police Surgery at The Store House, North Parade in Skegness on Tuesday the 9th January between 11am and 1pm.

A member of the Skegness Neighbourhood Policing Team will be on hand providing Information and Property marking kits for the home, these have UV markings pens that allow you to property mark valuable items that you have at home.
Marking kits are also available for Bikes, Fishing equipment, tools etc.
Other information is available regarding Internet Security, Scams, Domestic Violence. Also Immobilise Micro Chips for Bikes are available to make cycles less appealing to.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:00 by Steve Larner

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