Covid-19 Local News

Local changes around Covid 19 restrictions in NE Lincs.

Today’s NELC news update, and various useful reminders of contact details for local services !

Stay alert. Control the virus. Save lives.

The Government is giving regular updates, advice and guidance about its response to the pandemic. For the most up-to-date information, visit

Our services

·       From today (Wednesday 20 May), Central Promenade will be closed to traffic from 8am to 6pm every day for the foreseeable future to help people maintain social distancing as the summer weather kicks in. Find out more at


·       Phone ‘n’ Ride is set to be back up and running from Monday 1 June to support people with essential journeys such as travelling to and from work, attending medical appointments and essential shopping. To register or book a slot, call the Booking Team on (01472) 324440. Read more at


·       North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding all businesses in the area to check the latest Government guidance on working safely during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more at


·       Parents and carers in our area are being urged to talk with their children about the dangers on the internet amidst continued COVID-19 restrictions. Read more at


·       It’s becoming more important that we take an active role in our wellbeing to stay strong, happy and healthy during COVID-19. The LiveWell tool is a fantastic new resource offering tools for your wellbeing. Find out more at

Regular updates about council services affected by COVID-19 are listed at

Where to find the latest information and guidance

·       Help in your community:

·       Latest information on coronavirus:

·       NHS information on coronavirus:

Useful numbers and advice

·       Support for those isolating without anyone to support them and pick-up supplies, call (01472) 313131.

·       Health. If you are struggling to manage your symptoms, call 111. If you are in urgent need of medical assistance, call 999.

·       Domestic Abuse (women and men). NEL Women’s Aid (01472) 575757, Men’s Helpline 0808 8010327.

·       Wellbeing. If you’re struggling with your mental health, call (01472) 256256.

·       Citizens Advice, call 03444 111444.

·       Carers’ Support Service (support for informal carers). Visit or call (01472) 242277.

·       HEY Credit Union has come up with a handy financial wellbeing guide to help people in the current crisis. For more information, visit

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