Winterton Town sign with a planter in full bloom at its base

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Winterton Town Council noticeboard
A planter in full bloom attached to a lamp post
Winterton Town Council Offices

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.

Latest News / Announcements

Coronavirus Support

Coronavirus has effected everyone in one way or another. Emergency help is available for families if they are struggling financially, through funding via North Lincolnshire Council. Please follow the link to access information and apply for the scheme. Opens in a new window

Coronavirus Update

As the situation with coronavirus and the countrywide lockdown continues, we sincerely hope everyone is staying safe and staying home. The council is still here for anyone who needs support and is always contactable by phone, email and facebook even though the office remains shut. Anyone who is experiencing any kind of difficulty during these unprecedented times, please contact us. If we cannot help we will be able to advise you accordingly.

Whilst lock down continues the parks on West Street and Marmion Drive remain closed as does the Community Pavilion on Newport Drive. The cemetery and the allotments are still open however if you are visiting these areas social distancing must be observed at all times.

A list of services throughout the town has been organised by Cllr Paul McCartan. He is regularly updating this and posting updates on Facebook.

Please continue to look out for the elderly and vulnerable in our community, if one positive can be taken from this situation, it is that community spirit is very much alive and kicking in Winterton.

Verge Cutting

WTC have responded to numerous complaints about the state of the verges and have taken action by employing a contractor to cut the verges and they will be starting next week.

Dear Residents,

From Monday 23rd March, the Council Office will be closed until further notice.

However, we will continue to operate and serve our community under these difficult circumstances to the best of our abilities.

We can be contacted via telephone, on 01724 488085, email at May open an email client if one is installed, the contact us page on our website or through our Facebook page Opens in a new window .

For the latest information and guidance on Corona Virus, please click on the links below: Opens in a new window Opens in a new window

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Annual Governance and Accountability Return

for the year ending 31st March 2019

3 days ago

We were asked today if there will be a Christmas Tree and lights this year? .. the answer is yes there will be. The tree has been ordered already, and we hope it will be as magnificent as last year. ... See more

1 week ago

The town council office will be open to the public on Moday’s and Wednesday’s between 10am and 12pm.
All visitors will need to wear masks. Only 2 people from the same household in the office at ... See more

1 month ago

Cllr Bob Bridge’s funeral will be tomorrow at 11am at All Saints Church. This will be a private service due to Covid restrictions, but we are sure you will join us in our thoughts for Enid and ... See more

1 month ago

KEY FOUND ON EARLSGATE. While out doing his daily litter pick our groundsman found a security key on Earlsgate . If you think it may be yours please contact us on here or on 07395 922704

1 month ago

Written by Mayor Don Johnson.

Robert Anthony Bridge was proud to be Winterton born and bred. His life began soon after the end of the Second World War and Bob was educated at the Church of England ... See more

1 month ago

There is now a donation box in the waiting room at Winterton Medical Practice for patients to recycle their used inkjet cartridges. For each eligible cartridge donated the ... See more

1 month ago

Unfortunately, the bus to Brigg service that the council provide will remain suspended until further notice. The situation will continued to be monitored and we will advise when it is reinstated.

1 month ago
Emergency financial help available for people struggling due to Covid - North Lincolnshire Council

North Lincolnshire Council are offering support for families who are struggling financially due to adverse affects of the Coronavirus. The information has been posted on our website or you can ... See more

North Lincolnshire Council is providing emergency assistance to help residents who are struggling financially because of Covid-19. This can be…

2 months ago

Winterton Town Council has been consulted on choosing names for the roads on the new Gleeson Top Road Development. The Councillors came up with some inspiring names ... Wolds View, Old Cliff Farm, ... See more

2 months ago

Winterton Town Council are busy this week power washing and preparing their two play areas at Marmion Drive and West Street for opening up to the public on Saturday the 4th July. Would parents ... 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.