You heard right! Exclusive to readers of The Scunthorpe Independent you can get a second ice cream free from Celebrate Party shop when you buy the first. All you need do is save the above voucher to your smart phone or print it out, and then show it at the checkout – oh give this article a share ;) Continue reading
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced today (Thursday 24 April) that its members will be taking further strike action in early May as part of a continued dispute with government over changes to pensions.
The dates and times announced are as follows:
May 17th will see Tacheless bring an All Day indoor event to the Basement of Cafe INDIEpendent. The event will start at 2pm and run through until 12am. Tickets are available from Organiser Darren Lappin or the venue it’s self Cafe INDIEpendent. Continue reading
An investigation is now underway, to establish the identity of a man wanted in connection with a robbery at Holls Electrical Store, Belgrave Square in Scunthorpe on Saturday 19th April 2014.
Between 11:30am and 12:03pm a man entered the electrical store, had a walk around and then left without making a purchase.
Around 30mins later the same man re entered the shop, and spoke to a shop assistant. The shop assistant made an attempt to assist the man. As they returned to speak to him, it is alleged that he made threats towards the assistant and asked them to hand over money.
Bikers from far and wide came together in Scunthorpe today (21st April) to deliver some Easter cheer to the children in the hospital’s Disney ward.
The annual Easter egg run is organised by local biking group Scunny Bikers who ask the local supermarkets if they would kindly proved a trolley where customers can leave a donation whilst shopping. Continue reading
We have spoken to a spokes person from Yorkshire Swan Rescue who has updated us on the progress of the swan which was cruelly shot in the neck with an air rifle last week. Continue reading
We have just been informed that police have sealed off a crime scene around Holl’s Electrical shop on Robert street in Scunthorpe.
The nature of the incident is not as yet known. It is thought that the business opened for trade as normal this morning. We will provide updates as information becomes available.