Could we please appeal, once again, for residents not to light fires, particularly with garden waste at this time.

It is not an offence to have a fire but it is an offence under the Environmental Protection Act when smoke nuisance is caused.

Please have consideration for your neighbours.

Please click below to read the guidance issued by NELC who have issued enforcement notices to residents who have ignored our previous requests.…/

North East Lincolnshire Council is calling on households to think of their neighbours and avoid lighting bonfires during the COVID-19 pandemic. It follows an influx of concerns raised across the country and locally of problems caused by bonfire smoke for…

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

1926- 2022


On behalf of the Councillors and staff of Great Coates Village Council we
extend our condolences to the Royal Family on the passing of Her Majesty,
Queen Elizabeth II.
Her Majesty the Queen was the longest serving monarch in British history who
devoted her life to our country, bringing unity, strength and hope, an
exceptional person admired and respected throughout the world.
We will be writing to His Majesty the King, Charles III and members of the
Royal Family to express our sincere condolences on behalf of the village of
Great Coates.

You may visit and sign the official book of condolence at