Major Programme Of Improvements To A614 Around Driffield

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced a programme of major overnight road improvements on the A614 in the Driffield area, beginning on Monday 12 September. The programme is costing in excess of £800,000 and will involve resurfacing and other improvements, including work on several of the roundabouts on the Driffield bypass. The council’s contractors for the scheme will be Cemex. The A614 road improvement scheme is the second to…

September 1, 2016

Road Improvement Scheme For The A1079 Around Market Weighton

The next stage of the £1.6million improvement works for the A1079 Hull to York road near Market Weighton is due to begin on Wednesday 10 August. The third phase of the 15-week scheme will involve the resurfacing of the A1079 between the western end of Shiptonthorpe and Hayton, and will be done in two stages. The first stage will involve the resurfacing of the road between Drakes Garage and the…

August 9, 2016

MARKET WEIGHTON : £1.6million road improvement scheme

Improvements costing £1.6million will be carried out to a 12-mile stretch of the A1079 Hull to York road around the town of Market Weighton. East Riding of Yorkshire Council contractors will begin work on Monday 20 June to resurface a length of the road between the Deepdale lay-by (Highgate junction) and Barmby Moor. The scheme is planned to take 15 weeks and is due to be complete by early October….

June 9, 2016

BRIDLINGTON : Major Repairs To Marton Road

East Riding of Yorkshire Council will carry out repairs and improvements to Marton Road, Bridlington, in a major scheme scheduled to start on Monday 2 February. The eight-week programme, costing £535,000, will consist of resurfacing and reconstructing the existing carriageway, renewing ironwork, road markings and sections of footway repairs. The carriageway works will be carried out in seven phases between Scarborough Roundabout and Sewerby Heads Roundabout. In order to carry…

January 23, 2015

Cash For Kids : Mini’s on a Mission To Help Local Children

Cash For Kids
December 13, 2012

Cash For Kids will this Saturday, the Hull Mini Club will be helping a local charity deliver a Merry Christmas to thousands of children from this area. 23 Minis will be starting an Italian Job style convoy at Princes Quay shopping centre in Hull, collecting toys for Viking FM and Magic 1161’s Cash For Kids, who’s Mission Christmas appeal has already helped over 4500 local children. The iconic cars of…


Town Crier To Rally Residents Ahead Olympic Torch Relay

Michael Wood, East Riding’s world champion town crier, will be waking the residents of Elloughton and Brough on Tuesday, 19 June ahead of the Olympic Torch Relay’s arrival in the area at 7.37am. Organised by Elloughton-cum-Brough Town Council, Michael will be setting off several minutes before the official start to announce that the torch is on its way, he will also be walking the route on Sunday, 17 June, accompanied…

June 13, 2012

GOOLE : Olympic Torch Relay Map & Information

June 11, 2012

When the Torch will be in Goole The last place to view the Olympic Torch in the East Riding before it leaves for York on Tuesday, 19 June will be in Goole. The relay will go into torchbearer mode in Goole at around 8.29am on Boothferry Road and will pass by Goole College on the right and continue down Boothferry Road past Bartholomew Avenue and Clifton Gardens on the left,…


STAMFORD BRIDGE : Resurfacing Work To Start On A166

A major road resurfacing scheme will start on the A166, from Stamford Bridge to Full Sutton Junction, on Monday, 16 April, as part of the council’s capital programme of maintenance works for 2012-13. The works are estimated to last for five weeks and will include a mixture of day-time and night-time shifts. The existing carriageway surface will be recycled and incorporated into the new carriageway, making the scheme cost-effective and…

April 5, 2012

GOOLE: Trouble In Goole After Altercation In Scunthorpe

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an isolated incident which is believed to have happened in Scunthorpe, resulting in a further incident taking place in Goole, during the early hours of Tuesday 14 February 2012. Officers in Scunthorpe attended an incident on Frodingham Road, Scunthorpe and a further incident on Old Brumby Street, Scunthorpe where a verbal and physical altercation is believed to have taken place between a large number…

February 14, 2012