Published: 1st May 2020

Ten projects that are being developed as part of a major investment programme into Scunthorpe will go ahead, North Lincolnshire Council has confirmed. The proposals include an advanced manufacturing park across 60 acres of land, a new hospital, a new cultural quarter and a green energy system for the town. Detailed studies will now be pulled together with funding that has already been made available from the government’s Towns Fund. The local authority says the projects will create hundreds of jobs, improve peoples’ health and wellbeing and create stronger communities. People from across the region are being encouraged to have their say on what they would like to see through the government’s My Town campaign – further details on Scunthorpe are available on the My Town portal. It follows from almost £40m which has already been invested in the town centre in recent years and will be led by the … (To read the full article, subscribe below)