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Image representing Increase in homelessness across Lincolnshire to be tackled with new strategy Increase in homelessness across Lincolnshire to be tackled with new strategy

Lincolnshire has seen an increase in the number and the complexity of the needs of people and their households who are homeless.

Image representing Council tax single person discount to be reviewed in South Holland Council tax single person discount to be reviewed in South Holland

Approximately 11,600 households are being urged to tell the Council if they are claiming council tax discounts they are not entitled to.

Image representing National Licensing Week highlights essential work in South Holland National Licensing Week highlights essential work in South Holland

As part of National Licensing Week (18-22 June), South Holland District Council is shining a spotlight on the essential work that goes on behind the scenes by its Licensing team, licensees, operators and regulators, ensuring safety and standards are adhered to across the district.

Image representing Rogue Holbeach landlord prosecuted for multitude of failings Rogue Holbeach landlord prosecuted for multitude of failings

A local landlord has been prosecuted for failing to comply with Improvement Notices on her property and failing to licence her house in multiple occupation (HMO).

Image representing South Holland's Community Wardens begin work with local groups South Holland's Community Wardens begin work with local groups

South Holland District Council's two new community wardens have begun their work in the district, engaging with local groups and targeted areas of the community to help build relationships before beginning their regular patrols.

Image representing Cash boost for Spalding-based sportsman Sam Newton Cash boost for Spalding-based sportsman Sam Newton

Twelve South Holland district councillors have given a cash boost to a Spalding sportsman who's hoping to bag medals at this year's European Transplant and Dialysis Sports Championships Games in Cagliari.

Image representing Public flag raising ceremony to recognise Armed Forces Day Public flag raising ceremony to recognise Armed Forces Day

South Holland District Council will host a celebration to show appreciation of the work of the Armed Forces at their Priory Road office in Spalding on Monday June 25, with a flag raising ceremony led by the council Chairman Cllr Rodney Grocock.

Image representing Spalding funding fair will showcase small business grants and finance Spalding funding fair will showcase small business grants and finance

Following several successful events across Greater Lincolnshire, Spalding will host a funding fair on July 4 to showcase a multitude of opportunities for small businesses to gain a much needed boost in the form of a grant or funding support to promote business growth.

Image representing Get together and give it a go in Spalding this month Get together and give it a go in Spalding this month

As part of The Great Get Together weekend and the SHout and About programme, South Holland District Council will be holding Give it a Go on June 24 at Sir Halley Stewart playing field in Spalding.

Image representing Council joins National Food Safety Week to highlight "the people who protect your plate" Council joins National Food Safety Week to highlight "the people who protect your plate"

South Holland District Council is throwing its weight behind National Food Safety Week - the focus this year being on the work of the tens of thousands of organisations and individuals across the food supply chain working behind-the-scenes to ensure that food is safe and what it says it is.