Act FAST to save a life

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s public health team is supporting the annual ‘Act F.A.S.T.’ stroke campaign to empower people to call 999 at any sign of a stroke. Public Health England, working closely with the Stroke Association, will re-launch the national...

Town Little Bus

The Withernsea Town Service (549) is operated by Pearson’s Coaches under contract to ERYC Council. The Council carried out a major review of its supported bus network in 2016, and the results of this were subject to an extensive public consultation. The final...

Tribute to Shane Gilmer by East Riding of Yorkshire Council

East Riding of Yorkshire Council chief executive Caroline Lacey said: “We are all immensely saddened by Shane Gilmer’s tragic death in a shocking attack which also left his partner and our colleague Laura Sugden in hospital. “Shane was an extremely...

Cover the Coast’ with circular walks this year

As part of the Active Coast 2018 programme, a new feature this year will be ‘Cover the Coast ‘ – ten circular walks exploring the full East Yorkshire coast in manageable sections. The walks will include the area’s key coastal villages, towns, beaches, and countryside,...

Improving access to GP services.

Have your say on improving access to GP services We’re giving East Riding residents the chance to have their say on plans to improve access to GP services in the region by making more appointments available outside of normal GP practice opening hours....

Priority Service Register – for vulnerable people.

Are You Registered as a Priority Customer on the Priority Service Register with either Northern Power Grid or Northern Gas Networks? Available to vulnerable customers. Please contact: NORTHERN POWER GRID: 0800 169 2996 OR www.northernpowergrid.com/priority NORTHERN...

Neighbourhood Policing

Neighbourhood Police Officers will be at the following locations to discuss community issues and offer crime prevention advice: 18th January 11am Amy’s Café main Street, Patrington. 22nd February 11am Amy’s Café main Street, Patrington. 18th March 11am Amy’s Café main...

Communites urged to seek out nominations for Chairman’s Awards

People across the East Riding are being urged to recognise the work residents do to make their communities a better place to live by nominating them for a Chairman’s Award. The annual awards, which are held at Bridlington Spa in May, celebrate the work done by...

HULL ROAD/ENGLANDS HILL CEMETERY

WORKS WILL BE COMMENCING ON MONDAY 15th JANUARY 2018 TO EXTEND SOME OF THE FOOTPATHS IN THE CEMETERY. WE EXPECT THE WORK TO TAKE APPROX 2/3 WEEKS. VISITORS ARE ADVISED THAT THE CEMETERY WILL REMAIN OPEN FOR VISITORS – BUT PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE WILL BE MACHINERY...

Recycle your Christmas trees and Christmas cards

Residents in the East Riding can easily recycle their real Christmas trees and their Christmas cards at home. Real Christmas trees – with all lights and decorations removed – can be recycled by placing them next to your brown bin on any brown bin collection days in...

Nominations now open for 2018 ERYC Chairman’s Awards

Nominations can now be made for the 2018 East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Chairman’s Awards. The annual awards, which are held at Bridlington Spa in May, are presented to individuals, businesses and projects that have helped improve the East Riding over the last...

Give the gift of Lifeline this Christmas

The Christmas and New Year period is typically a time when people spend time with loved ones. But there are some people who, due to poor health or mobility, a lack of family, or a desire to spend time away from the hustle and bustle of family time, need extra support...

Care for yourself and your family this winter

Winter is here and carers who work in the East Riding are being reminded that they can get their flu vaccinations for free, when registered as a carer with their GP Practice. East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s associate director of public health is urging people who...

Student voices heard by overview and scrutiny sub-committee

Students at Withernsea High School had an opportunity to discuss a range of issues with councillors when members of East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s children and young people overview and scrutiny sub-committee visited the school. The councillors led a workshop...

Taxi marshals return to East Riding towns

As revellers start to get into the Christmas spirit, taxi marshals will once again be on the streets of Beverley and Bridlington making sure people get home safely. For the past seven years, East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s licensing team have been providing taxi...

Residents urged to think before buying a dog this Christmas

People thinking about buying a dog as a last minute Christmas gift are being urged to buy from a reputable breeder or rescue centre rather than responding to posts on social media or newspaper adverts. Research from The Kennel Club has revealed a high number of...

Christmas and New Year recycling guide for East Riding residents

More rubbish is generated in the East Riding over the Christmas and New Year holiday than any other time of the year. But the good news is … most of it can be recycled. Christmas trees, cards, wrapping paper, cardboard boxes … even the turkey bones left...

Cycle and walking maps.

27 November 2017 Cycle maps can now be downloaded onto your smart phone or tablet East Riding of Yorkshire Council has made its cycle maps, taking in a number of routes across the East Riding, available on smart phones and tablets. Designed by the authority’s...

Big Local AGM

This is an invitation to the Withernsea Big Local 2nd Annual Public Meeting. Withernsea Big Local Annual Public Meeting 2016/2017 The Withernsea Big Local Annual Public Meeting will be held on 30th November 2017 at 6.30pm at the Shores Centre. Recognising issues on...

Waste and recycling officers to visit East Riding libraries

Waste and recycling officers from East Riding of Yorkshire Council will be visiting a number of libraries over the next month to offer advice and information to residents. The officers will be setting up their stand at libraries across the East Riding throughout...

ERYC consults on sheltered housing improvements

Residents living in sheltered housing across the East Riding are being consulted on proposed improvements to their accommodation and services. East Riding of Yorkshire Council owns and manages just under 1,800 sheltered housing properties across 47 schemes and is...

Community Safety Survey 2017

Community Safety Partnership The Community Safety Partnership wants to know how you think we have done in the past few years and how you think we should allocate our resources in the coming year to tackle crime and anti social behaviour. This survey will form part of...

New Partnership to support Armed Forces personnel

New partnership formed to support Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families Five local councils have joined forces to strengthen the area’s local Armed Forces Covenants, which support those who are serving, veterans and their families. Hull City Council,...

National Customer Service Week at East Riding Leisure

East Riding Leisure is celebrating National Customer Service Week next week, giving an opportunity for customers to get to know their local leisure centre team better. Several of the ten leisure centres across the East Riding will be holding customer forums during...

Vacancy for a Councillor – North Ward Withernsea

A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if 10 electors of the town council write to the chief executive of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council at County Hall, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9BA by 3 October 2017 claiming an election. If the chief executive...

Enjoy Tea with Manchester Camerata in Withernsea in October

TEA WITH MANCHESTER CAMERATA: Thursday, 19 October, 2017 : 2pm : The Meridian Centre, Queen Street, Withernsea What do you get when you mix some of the most loved pieces of classical music with “Probably Britain’s most adventurous orchestra” (according to The Times)?...

Active Coast proves a huge success

Active Coast proves a huge success this summer with 6,500 people taking part East Riding of Yorkshire Council has expressed its delight at the huge success of its Active Coast programme during the six weeks of the school summer holidays. A total of 71 events were held...

Protect yourself and your family from the ‘flu

The winter nights will soon be creeping in and East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s associate director of public health is urging people who are eligible for the free flu vaccination to take up the offer. Mike McDermott said: “The more people who are vaccinated, the...

Residents urged to sign the Tidy Pledge

Residents are being asked to sign a pledge to Keep the East Riding Tidy as part of a campaign to reduce litter and fly-tipping. The Tidy Pledge campaign has been launched by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s streetscene services in an effort to encourage residents to...

Major roadworks at Beverley roundabout 11/09/2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced that a major highway improvement scheme is planned to start on the A1079 Killingwoldgraves Roundabout on Monday, 11 September, 2017, and is expected to be completed by the end of 2017. The scheme involves widening the...