East Midlands in Bloom Competition – Judging Friday 9th July 2021

Following the success of the Best Kept Village Competition last year Great Coates Village Council have bene entered into the prestigious East Midlands In Bloom Competition.   Judging will take place on Friday 9th July 2021 commencing at 1030.   Judges will start at St Nicolas Church, walking down The Avenue, along Station Road passing […]

Scarecrow Weekend – Saturday 31st July and Sunday 1st August 2021

This fantastic weekend of fun is back with special guests Worzil & Aunt Sally returning in a very special way.   Lets beat last years tremendous efforts with over 60 scarecrows on display combined with a weekend of activities.

Great British Spring Clean

GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN Join fellow residents and councillors in helping to keep Great Coates tidy and get some exercise at the same time . Commencing at 10 am from The Village Hall, with litter picks, bags and gloves supplied. The litter pick will last for approx 2 hours. Refreshments will be available at the […]

Mablethorpe to Humber Bridge Continuous Walking Route

On 12th May 2021 Natural England submitted its compendium of reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs setting out our proposals for improved access to the coast from Mablethorpe to Humber Bridge. These proposals form part of a programme to establish a continuous walking route around England’s coastline, as set out […]

Easter Egg Hunt- With A Difference !

Bugsey and Bugzilla have been busy preparing for the Easter Egg Hunt, with a difference and you can obtain the map by clicking here. IMPORTANT: IF YOU HAVEN’T PRE-REGISTERED PLEASE EITHER EMAIL CLERK.GREATCOATESVC@GMAIL.COM OR TEXT/WHATS APP 0771 3075682 WITH YOUR NAME AND NUMBER OF CHILDREN TAKING PART. THIS ENSURES WE CAN MONITOR THE NUMBER OF […]

Next Council Meeting – Thursday 24th June 2021

The next Village Council meeting will take place on Thursday 27th June commencing at 7 pm. All meetings are held in The Village Hall, Cooks Lane, Great Coates.

Easter Competitions

As part of the Great Coates Easter Weekend of Fun we are running two great virtual competitons. Decorate an easter bonnet and decorate an easter egg. Take a photograph of yoru createion and either Facebook message to us, email or WhatsApp to 0771 3075682. All entries must be received by 10 pm Sunday 4th April […]

Easter Egg Hunt

As part of the Great Coates Easter Weekend of Fun you can take part in an Easter Egg Hunt with a difference. To ensure everybody is kept safe during the pandemic, simply walk around the village following the map, solve the riddles to find a letter. Once, all 11 letters have been found work out […]

Easter Weekend of Fun

Stagecoach Bus Timetable Update

Stagecoach have issued the following update:-   I can confirm Stagecoach East Midlands are planning the following local bus service changes to coincide with the return of school children on 8 March 2021:   8S and 5S services to be reinstated. The 8S and 5S are additional trips on the 8 and 5 services which […]

HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
1921 – 2021

Cllr Jim Masterton, Chairman of Great Coates Parish Council
extend our condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal family

You may visit and sign the official book of condolence at