Market towns have to work harder than many other destinations when it comes to maintaining vital shops and services – but it can be surprising to learn what is happening ‘behind the scenes.’
If there’s one thing that Louth is justifiably proud of it is its unique sense of identity. And there’s a real determination among members of the local community and long-standing traders to preserve that – whilst acknowledging that it is also vital to move with the times.
This charming town at the gateway to the Lincolnshire Wolds, attracts thousands of visitors from North Lincolnshire and beyond, who are keen to discover its shops and vibrant street markets.
Excitement is mounting ahead of a new events “first” for one of Lincolnshire’s best-loved and most historic towns.
New leisure spending, revamped shops and exciting investments are causing a buzz in a North Lincolnshire town. Changes underway in Scunthorpe are something to shout about following the release of a retail report which revealed a rise in empty shop units in 2010 – in common with many other towns and cities.