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 […]

Keep Britain Tidy – Litter Pick Campaign

The Keep Britain Tidy annual litter pick was cancelled in April due to Coronavirus and re-scheduled to September. Great Coates Village Council conducted a litter pick on 12th September 2020 assisted by 17 residents and councillors. The Great Coates In Bloom Committee held a litter pick covering a different part of the village assisted by […]

Next Council Meting – Thursday 22nd October 2020

The next Great Coates Village Council meeting will be held on Thursday 22nd October 2020. All meetings are held at The Village Hall, Cooks Lane, Great Coates and commence at 7 pm. Due to Coronavirus restrictions meetings may be held virtually. Please check this page for further information on contact

Macmillan Coffee Morning

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Litter Pick – 12th September 2020

The annual Great Coates Litter Pick cancelled earlier in the year will now be held on Saturday 12th September 2020. Meeting at the Village Hall at 10 am the litter pick will finish at midday with refreshments available at the hall. Litter picks, bags and gloves will be provided – just bring yourself and help […]

Estate Road 2 Carriageway and Footway Reconstruction

Estate Road No 2 Carriageway and Footway Reconstruction   Work will commence on 8th September to reconstruct the carriageway and footways along Estate Road No 2.   This second phrase will take place between the junction of Estate Road 6 and Pyewipe roundabout.   A full road closure will be in place between Pyewipe Roundabout […]

Community Recycling Centre Update

North East Lincolnshire Council is lifting more of the restrictions in place at its Community Recycling Centres (CRCs or tips) in Grimsby and Immingham.   People can now take bulky items such as sofas and bathroom suites to both sites. Visitors are asked to break up large items such as sofas and armchairs before their […]

Outdoor Theatre Comes To Great Coates On Sunday 23rd August 2020

WOW! AN AMAZING NEW EVENT – HOW EXCITING! BOOK NOW to see The WIND IN THE WILLOWS – our magical OPEN-AIR THEATRE event on Sunday 23rd August The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame and adapted by Oliver Gray, will be presented by Illyria in the garden at Great Coates Village Hall. WHEN: Sunday […]

Best Kept Garden 2020

WIN £100 IN OUR BEST KEPT GARDEN COMPETITION After the success of the Scarecrow competition and the fantastic contribution from residents we turn our attention to the Best Kept Village with judging taking place between 17th July and 1st August. Judges wlll arrive unannounced. The Village Hall Committee have been busy making improvements to the […]