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Family History Research from Afar

At Lincs Inspire Libraries we help and guide people in their family history research. Often we get calls from people abroad who are keen to find out more about distant relatives from our town. Jack Thorpe, who lives in France, asked for our help in 2013 and has now visited North East Lincolnshire in his quest to discover more about his family history.

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April 2020


Inspiring Book Reviews

Library members are able to download for free e-Books and e-Audio Books from RB Digital. There's a huge choice of books, which can be filtered to your preference, but sometimes we all need a little bit of inspiration and a helping hand when selecting a new read. See what books library development officer and BBC Radio 2 Book Club Panel member, Sandra Rawlings has been reading and reviewing - see if any take your fancy!

Book Reviews

March 2020


BBC Radio 2 Book Club

Sandra Rawlings works as a Development Officer for Lincs Inspire Libraries and also sits on a BBC Radio 2 Book Club Panel that is made up of Reading Agency representatives and library staff from across the UK. Sandra shared her experiences of her role on the panel with us...

 

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March 2020


 

Member of the Month who "just gets on with it!"

Well done to Kevin Scales who uses our health and wellbeing site three times a week and was this month (February 2020) nominated to receive our Member of the Month award. Well done Kevin.

 

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February 2020


Congratulations to Ray

Ray is a keen rowing enthusiast and trains three times a week at Grimsby Leisure Centre. He recently took part in the World Indoor Rowing Championships in Paris and met with us to share his experience of competing on the global stage. 

 

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Februrary 2020


Libraries to Support Elf Day

Fundraising activities and dementia awareness information sessions will take place on December 6 at Grimsby Library in support of Alzhemier’s Society’s national campaign ‘Elf Day’.

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November 2019


Congratulations to Bookstock Bistro Prize Winners

To all those who took part in our Library Services'  2019 Reading Challenge Bookstock Bistro, following Cleethorpes Library's and Immingham Library's prize draws yesterday, we can now reveal some of the competition prize winners.

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November 2019


#ThanksToYou

GET £2 off a public swim at Grimsby Leisure Centre and Immingham Swimming Pool between 23rd, November to 1st, December as part of the National Lottery #ThanksToYou 25th Birthday campaign.

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November 2019


Take time for you during Self Care Week

As part of the national awareness week, we look at the practical ways we can all help to improve our wellbeing and through small changes to our lifestyles, make a big difference to our health and happiness.

 

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November 2019 


Five benefits of conditioning training

We speak to Joss Ryder, fitness supervisior at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre about the benefits of conditioning training. Take a look at this Inspire Blog article if you are looking to lose weight, gain confidence and boost your energy levels. 

 

 

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November 2019


Inclusive multi-sports session inspires lives

New and existing members joined us at Grimsby Leisure Centre's health and well-being site to try a host of inclusive sports activities in October 2019. The weekly Wednesday morning sessions caters for all types of disabilities and is also an autism friendly morning with special provisions made to ensure those with the condition can visit in comfort. 

 

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October 2019