Cleethorpes (borough)

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Cleethorpes
History
 - Created 1974
 - Abolished 1996
 - Succeeded by North East Lincolnshire
Status Non-metropolitan district, borough
 - HQ Cleethorpes
The arms of Cleethorpes Borough Council
Cleethorpes within Humberside

Cleethorpes was a local government district in Humberside, England from 1974 to 1996. It was granted borough status in 1975. It was formed on April 1, 1974, and covered Cleethorpes itself along with a wider area including Humberston, Laceby, Stallingborough, New Waltham, and Immingham (formerly part of the Grimsby Rural District). It was abolished on April 1, 1996 (along with Humberside) when it was merged with the borough of Great Grimsby as the new unitary North East Lincolnshire.

Coordinates: 53°33′00″N 0°10′41″W / 53.550°N 0.178°W / 53.550; -0.178