Hull City Council Leader Publishes Proposed Budget Statement For Year Ahead

Hull City Council Leader Publishes Proposed Budget Statement For Year Ahead
February 22, 2021

Hull City Council Leader, Councillor Stephen Brady, has published the proposed Budget Statement for 2021/22, ahead of it being discussed at Full Council on 25 February.

The Budget outlines that there will be no cuts to services for residents, and savings will be made through internal council savings but no redundancies will be made. Council Tax will rise by 4.99 per cent, but those receiving council tax support will be protected from the rise through the use of the Hardship Fund.

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Cross Party MPs Lobby For Government Support Of Coach Industry After Dire Warnings

Cross Party MPs Lobby For Government Support Of Coach Industry After Dire Warnings
February 11, 2021

Earlier today Emma Hardy MP for Hull West and Hessle chaired a virtual lobby with over thirty cross-party MPs and nearly 400 representatives from the coach industry to call on government action for urgent support during the COVID-19 crisis.

Hundreds of coach operators, many of which are small family-owned businesses, have not been able to access enough support to guarantee their survival, whilst other transport sectors have received tailored support.

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Graham Stuart MP Sings Praises Of Local Schools

Graham Stuart MP Sings Praises Of Local Schools
February 11, 2021

MP for Beverley and Holderness, Graham Stuart, has sung the praises of schools across his constituency – offering his thanks to teachers, teaching assistants, governors, and parents and pupils themselves for their resilience and flexibility during the coronavirus pandemic.

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‘Thank You To Our Armed Forces’ Sign Installed At Leconfield Roundabout

'Thank You To Our Armed Forces' Sign Installed At Leconfield Roundabout
February 3, 2021

A sign thanking our Armed Forces in the East Riding for their work during the Covid-19 outbreak has been installed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

The metal sign, featuring the words ‘THANK YOU TO OUR ARMED FORCES’ is designed to be an uplifting message of appreciation to the armed forces which will be visible coming from their base in Leconfield as they help with the Covid-19 outbreak, whilst also continuing to train personnel to serve and protect the country.

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Views Sought On Proposals For New Multi-Storey Car Park In Bridlington

Views Sought On Proposals For New Multi-Storey Car Park In Bridlington
January 26, 2021

People in Bridlington are being asked to give their views on plans for a new multi-storey car proposed for the town.

The proposals will see East Riding of Yorkshire Council redevelop the existing car park space on Beck Hill and Hilderthorpe Road with a three-level building which will provide modern, secure and well-lit parking facilities in a convenient location to serve the town centre.

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Spot Checks On Supermarket Covid Safety

Spot Checks On Supermarket Covid Safety
January 26, 2021

A new drive to keep customers and employees safe in Hull’s supermarkets will see Coronavirus safety checks carried out by the council’s Public Protection Team and Covid Marshals.

Officers will visit supermarkets and similar shops, and assess whether measures in place are adequate. Those who fail to meet the necessary safety standards will be told they must improve, and advice will be given.

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