Scunthorpe Man Recovering After Serious Assault pen_spark

Scunthorpe residents are urged to remain calm following a serious assault that took place on Frodingham Road last Thursday night. A 43-year-old man sustained a potentially life-threatening head injury and is currently hospitalized. A 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of section 18 wounding with intent, assault on an emergency worker, and remains in custody. Police believe this to be an isolated incident between known individuals. They are appealing for witnesses or anyone with CCTV or dashcam footage to come forward with information [Grims Live].

St Lawrence Academy Praised Inspectors

Positive news for Scunthorpe’s education sector as St Lawrence Academy receives high marks from inspectors. The academy was described as “wonderfully diverse” and “central to the community it serves.” The report highlighted the school’s commitment to student well-being and its effective leadership [Scunthorpe Telegraph]

Other Local News

  • Scunthorpe United announced a pre-season friendly against Gainsborough Trinity [Scunthorpe United].
  • Plans are underway to convert a former village post office into a restaurant, with some residents expressing concerns about parking [Scunthorpe Telegraph].
  • A mother appeared in court after her toddler was accidentally poisoned medication left unsecured [Scunthorpe Telegraph].

These are just a few of the recent headlines from Scunthorpe. For more local news, you can visit the Scunthorpe Telegraph website [Scunthorpe Telegraph] or Grims Live [Grims Live].