Do you keep Poultry or Captive Birds

DEFRA had produced the attached posters to advise poultry and captive bird keepers on biosecurity and the housing of birds, which is a legal requirement of the Avian Influenza Prevention Zone.

North East Lincolnshire To Enter Tier 3 Restrictions From 2nd December

As national lockdown is lifted next week, North East Lincolnshire is preparing to move to Covid Tier 3 (Very High Alert). The Government has announced that North East Lincolnshire will join neighbouring authorities of North Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, East Riding and Hull in being placed at the very high local alert level (Tier 3).

Christmas Best Dressed House Competition

Road Closure

The Woad Lane bridge, crossing over the A180 will be closed to all traffic between Monday 16 Nov and 7 Dec.

Spooky Halloween Competition

Thank you to all 65 families who decorated home and gardens for this competition. The judges had a very hard task in deciding the final 3 winners such was the effort that everybody had gone into. 1st Place – The Priory, Woad Lane with ‘Creepy Graveyard’ 2nd Place – 2 Holme Farm Close with ‘Witches […]


SCARY GHOUL COMPETITION Thank you to the 55 entrants in the Scary Ghoul Competition. The time and effort that had clearly gone into your creations was noted by the judges. We will be in touch shortly to present your prizes. Thank you again and congratulations to the winners.

Remembrance Sunday – 8th November 2020

The Government have granted permission for outdoor gatherings on Remembrance Sunday. As space is limited at the Village War Memorial it has been decided to remember the fallen at the mound in the grounds of St Nicolas Church where there is more room. The gathering and service will commence at 1050. PLEASE OBSERVE SOCIAL DISTANCING

Spooky Halloween Competition

As at 9 am this morning we have had 37 houses and gardens dressed for Halloween and clearly alot of effort and time gone into them. Well done to the residents of Great Coates. Here is the map of all houses.

Halloween Fun In Great Coates

The continuing Coronavirus pandeemic has a continued effect on Village Hall events with the proposed Halloween Event having to be cancelled. As a replacement the Village Hall and In Bloom Committee’s have come up with two great competitions to bring this community together once again. The ‘Scariest Ghoul Competition’ is for children and families to […]

McMillan Coffee Morning Raises £668

It was cold but that didn’t deter a great turnout for the Mcmillan Coffee Morning raising a fantastic total of £668. £334 was raised on the day but thanks to the hard work of Marilyn, Becky and Lloyds Bank this amount was matched bringing the total to £668. Well done and thank you to hosts […]