Christine Plant MBE

Christine Plant MBE

Christine Plant MBE was born in Cleethorpes and has lived in Grimsby for most of her life. Over the years, she has dedicated hour and after hour to supporting and encouraging the people of the local community. This June, Christine celebrates 47 years as a Scout Leader...
Mark Webb

Mark Webb

Hundreds of entrepreneurs across North East Lincolnshire have had the support of Mark Webb. Mark was born in Zimbabwe and at the age of 21 travelled across Europe before moving to London with just a “rucksack, £50 and a lot of ambition”. Several years ago he moved to...
John Ellis

John Ellis

Since opening in 1972, Shalom Youth Centre has welcomed over 4,000 children and teenagers through its doors, giving them a warm, safe place to play, learn and ‘keep off the street’. It was founded by Canon John Ellis, who still runs the project today with a caring,...
Liz Parry

Liz Parry

Since moving to Grimsby from The Shetland Isles, Liz Parry has well and truly made the town her home. She has established three much-loved venues, championed the area and dedicated time and energy to fundraising for charity. Through Abbys Wine Bar & Bistro, the...