If you have any events to advertise, content you would like to submit for consideration or would simply like to make a comment about the Winterton Town Council website please contact the Town Clerk, Lisa Newstead on 01724 488085 or by email at: clerk@wintertoncouncil.co.uk.

Serving the Community

The Winterton Town Council website has been created to provide information about the council and its activities. To inform people of issues and events in Winterton and the surrounding area.


Our services section provides details of services provided for residents of Winterton and the surrounding area, including emergency services, health, schools, transport and waste management.

Community Information

Check out our community pages for information on venue hire around Winterton. Also you will find details of groups, sporting clubs, organisations and activities for young and old throughout the year.


Information of events that take place throughout the year in and around Winterton, for the enjoyment of all the community.

Latest News / Announcements

1 week ago
Photos from Winterton Town Council's post

We have taken the gate and small fence down at the entrance to Simons Wood, due to safety concerns. The matter has been reported to the The Woodland Trust and will be repaired as soon as possible.

3 weeks ago
Winterton 2022

Gaming sessions will take place this Thursday from 10am. It’s free so why not come along to the Pavilion and give it ago 👍🏻

Look who popped by to challenge us in a match! ⚽️ 🥅

4 weeks ago
Winterton Medical Practice


If you are:
65 years or over (born on or before 31st March 1955)
have a chronic health problem and have had the flu jab in the past ... See more

1 month ago
Winterton 2022

Come on down!

Good morning Winterton!

Due to some of the equipment being a little smaller than we’d imagined 😬 in the interests of good value for money - we’ve dropped the entry price to £1 per person!!! ... See more

1 month ago

Humber & Wolds Rural Action
Are looking for volunteer drivers for their Voluntary Car Scheme
Ring 01652 637700
For more information

1 month ago
Humberside Police - North Lincolnshire

Information from Humberside Police

#Information - please see below information on #NitrousOxide that young people are using in our area - often identified by the small silver capsules left behind - there are serious health ... See more

1 month ago
Winterton 2022

Please share


Due to the forecasted high winds this weekend, we have had to postpone Winterton Day Fest for safety reasons.

We are just looking into alternative dates in August - the new date ... See more

1 month ago
The Poirier Foundation


1 month ago

We have found a number of these empty containers in West Street Park. These often contain Nitrous Oxide, which is inhaled for a brief high. Inhaling the gas can cause dizziness and headaches and if ... See more

1 month ago
Winterton 2022

We’re ready. Are you?

Winterton - Are you ready for next weekend??? - here’s a sneak preview of some of the inflatables we’ve got hired ready for Winterton Dayfest. These can be used by kids & adults! Don’t forget, ... See more

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Welcome to the Winterton Town Council website

The Winterton Town Council website has been created to provide information about the council and its activities, but it also presents a broad history of the town, information about modern Winterton and links to local community groups, special interest groups and much more.

We hope you enjoy using the Winterton Town Council website and invite you to send us feedback and suggestions about any issue to do with Winterton by visiting the ‘Contact Us’ page.


Situated in North Lincolnshire, Winterton is a town of around five thousand inhabitants and lies about 5 miles north-east of Scunthorpe.

Although not a great deal is known about its early history, Winterton is known to have had significant Roman connections. The old Roman road of Ermine Street runs nearby and many Roman artefacts have been found in the area including in 1747 the discovery of well-preserved mosaic pavements. William Fowler a local builder produced some highly-acclaimed prints of these pavements and some of his original work is held at North Lincolnshire Museum… read more history here.