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Residents Urged To Cut Back Hedges And Trees Causing Obstructions

Residents Urged To Cut Back Hedges And Trees Causing Obstructions

East Riding residents are being reminded to trim their own private hedges and trees which overhang paths and roads to prevent them from causing an obstruction.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s streetscene enforcement team said overgrown vegetation can become a nuisance or even a danger to pedestrians, cyclists and drivers if it overhangs, obstructs or blocks visibility on the public highway.

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Longcroft Pupils Are Flying High After Winning Engineering Competition

Longcroft Students Take Control Of Hawk At BAE Systems Brough

Students from Longcroft School have been given a tour of the BEA Systems at Brough after they enjoyed success in an engineering competition. The Brough Seaplane completion was created to mark the centenary of the BAE Brough site and also inspire young people in schools to embrace engineering. Students were tasked with designing a cockpit with organisers saying they had some ‘brilliant entries’ resulting in them inviting winners and runners…

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Betting Up North: The Region’s Betting Habits Explained

The East Riding of Yorkshire might not be at the very centre of the world of gambling – we’re certainly not Monte Carlo or Las Vegas (or, nowadays, the emerging gambling epicentre of the world, Macau).

However, there has certainly been a renewed focus on gambling in the north of England since the recent introduction in West Yorkshire of the new super casino in Leeds in the new Victoria Gate complex.

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Council Leads The Way In Promoting Private Hire Safety

Council Leads The Way In Promoting Private Hire Safety

Private hire firms in the East Riding are one of the first in the country to take part in a mandatory accreditation scheme designed to promote public safety and raise standards.

The private hire operators’ accreditation scheme has been implemented by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s licensing team and will see operators display a star rating, similar to the food hygiene ratings given to food outlets.

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