South Withernsea Local Transport Survey

East Riding of Yorkshire Council wishes to assess the level of unmet public transport need in some areas of Withernsea (see map below). The survey focuses on the needs of people who may find it difficult to walk to local facilities in the town. To help us do this,...

Active Withernsea Showcase Event

Active Withernsea and partners are holding a BIG showcase event on the 5th May, the aim of this event, is to bring everyone together to showcase what is already available in Withernsea and why we have such a great town. We hope to create a buzz and an enjoyable day...

A pilot to inspire a happier, healthier Withernsea.

A pilot to inspire a happier, healthier Withernsea continues to blossom as the next stages are taken forward in the town and residents are invited to have their say on the name of the project. Withernsea received funding from Sport England for the community to work...

Hull woman fined after rubbish is found dumped in Cottingham

A Hull woman has been ordered to pay a total of £330 after rubbish belonging to her was found dumped in Cottingham. Emma Johnson, of Ripley Close, Hull, admitted paying a man £50 to take away around eight black bin bags full of household rubbish – which were later...

Southcliff Road Toilets

The public toilets at the end of Southcliff Road will be open on the following dates: Easter from Good Friday 19th April to Saturday 27th April 2019. Spring Bank from 3rd May to 6th May 2019. Summer dates will be posted in due course.

SECONDARY SCHOOL ADMISSIONS 2019/2020

More than nine out of ten Year 6 children in the East Riding have been awarded places for the school named by parents as their first choice in the 2019/20 secondary school admissions round. Letters to parents, informing them of the outcome of their applications for...

Timebank Hull and East Riding

Timebank is a way of exchanging skills and space where the currency is time instead of money. Every hour you give to help another member can be ‘banked’ and spent on something you need yourself at a later date. Give an hour – Get an hour. Time bank...

East Riding of Yorkshire Council launches new Kickstart scheme

New scheme launched to help people get to work or training A new vehicle loan scheme to help residents in rural areas get to work or training has been launched. The Kickstart scheme, which is operated by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s employment, education and...

Lost Visa Debit Card

A Visa Debit card was found on Belvedere Play Park, Southcliff Road, Withernsea on the 19th February 2019. It it’s yours, it is available for collection from the Town Council office in the Meridian Centre on proof of identity.

Active Withernsea Questionnaire

What’s it all about? Inactivity is a national issue, affecting people’s quality of life, but we understand there are reasons why you may not be active or living a healthy lifestyle.  In order for the ‘Active Withernsea’ Team to support you and help...

Local Elections Thursday 2nd May 2019

Local Government elections will take place in May this year. This is your opportunity to stand for election onto your Town Council, as well of course to cast your vote! WANT TO IMPROVE YOUR COMMUNITY? BECOME A LOCAL COUNCILLOR Calling all residents who are passionate...

Three residents fined for dumping rubbish behind their homes

Three residents from Goole have been fined for dumping waste in alleyways behind their homes. Vadims Lomakins and Darja Amelkova were ordered to pay a total of £220 by Beverley magistrates, while a former Goole resident, now of Nottingham, was given a fixed penalty of...

Health and Wellbeing Board discusses hospital discharge

Steps are being taken to help improve the lives of East Riding residents by focusing on hospital discharge at the upcoming Health and Wellbeing Board meeting at City Health Care Partnership CIC, 5 Beacon Way, Hull, HU3 4AE on Thursday, 31 January at 2pm. East Riding...

Car Boot Sales 2019

Car Boot Sales in Memorial Car Park are due to commence again this year.  First car boot sale is Sunday 24th March. A list of dates and terms & conditions are available below.

Work to start on new cycle path along Hornsea Road

Work is due to begin next week on a £65,000 scheme to create a new cycle path in Hornsea. East Riding of Yorkshire Council will be carrying out work to widen a stretch of footpath along the A1035 Seaton Road to form a new shared cycleway and footpath between the...

Meridian Centre CIO AGM – 6th February 2019

The Meridian Centre CIO would like to invite CIO Members, Groups and the Public to attend the AGM to held on the 6th February 2019 at 6pm at the Meridian Centre. New members and volunteers wishing to join the CIO are also invite to attend. 

Tennis sessions served up in Withernsea

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has received National Lottery funding of £8,943 which will be used to deliver the ‘Serves Tennis’ programme in Withernsea. Part of the Active Communities Everywhere project, the programme aims to encourage young people in deprived...

RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch

Join in the 40th year of the Big Garden Bird Watch! Sign up now to be part of the Big Garden Bird Watch on 26th-28th January 2019. Request your FREE pack now and get 20% off in the RSPB shop.  

Demolition notices issued for vandal-hit Withernsea flats

Notices have been issued to demolish a block of flats in Withernsea that have been blighted with vandalism and anti-social behaviour problems. East Riding of Yorkshire Council has issued the statutory notices for the demolition of the flats on Cherry Tree Avenue in...

Christmas and New Year Closure

The Town Council office will be closed from 1pm on Friday 21st December 2018 to 11am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. The Town Council would like to extend seasons greetings to all the residents of Withernsea.  

Withernsea Town Council – Who are we and what do we do.

Withernsea Town Councillors are: Mayor – Cllr. T Dagnall Cllr D. Edwards Deputy Mayor – Cllr Mrs L Healing Cllr. K. Hardcastle Cllr S. Winters Cllr E. Saxby Cllr B. Cloke Cllr B Dawson Cllr F. Walmsley Cllr P Wilkinson Cllr C Hollingworth Town Clerk – Mrs Jayne...

Roadworks, Pier Road, Withernsea

ERYC are to commence works to address areas of standing water on the road alongside the Meridian Centre on Pier Road on 18th December 2018.  The works are expected to last for 4 days and at times it will be necessary to close the access off Pier Road to the private...

‘A Coastal Christmas’ is coming to Bridlington this weekend

A brand new festive event is coming to Bridlington this weekend: ‘A Coastal Christmas’ will take place near the new RNLI building near Bridlington Spa on Saturday and Sunday, 15 and 16 December, between 12 noon and 8pm on Saturday and 12 noon to 6pm on Sunday. The...

Christmas Storytimes in East Riding Libraries

There will be a chance for pre-school children to get in the mood for a very merry Christmas by joining East Riding Libraries and Customer Services for festive storytime readings of ‘Jolly Jingly Christmas’ by Clare Lloyd, accompanied by sounds, songs and rhymes....

Christmas and New Year recycling guide for residents

Christmas and New Year generates more waste than any other time of the year in the East Riding – but the good news is most of it can be recycled. The waste and recycling officers at East Riding of Yorkshire Council are issuing some festive advice to help residents...

December is a busy month at Sewerby Hall and Gardens

The darker days of autumn do not mean that Sewerby Hall and Gardens are any less active – there is still plenty going on at the venue. Sewerby Hall itself has been stunningly decorated for Christmas and is fragrant with bedecked Christmas trees, festooned with...

Open Art will return to Goole Museum in 2019

Goole Museum holds an Open Art each summer, open to all artists from the area, and up to two pieces in any medium can be entered. Paintings, drawings, photos, textile work, sculpture and digital creations all featured this year. The museum team have announced that...