£1.2 Million Improvement Scheme Planned For Busy Roundabout

£1.2 Million Improvement Scheme Planned For Busy Roundabout
April 6, 2021

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is developing a £1.2 million scheme to improve the A164 junction with the B1232 at Willerby, also known as The Ketch roundabout.

Queues are often formed on the approaches to the roundabout, particularly on the B1232 from Willerby as motorists wait to turn right onto the A164 towards Beverley. Traffic is forecast to increase in the future with new housing to be built in the area.

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Digital Resource For Carers Launch

Digital Resource For Carers Launch
April 5, 2021

A new digital platform has been created to host a wealth of support, advice and free resources for informal carers in the East Riding who need access to information that is relevant to their situation.

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Beverley Man Fined £3,119 For Fly-Tipping Offences

Beverley Man Fined £3,119 For Fly-Tipping Offences
April 3, 2021

A man from Beverley has been ordered to pay £3,119.41 after two incidents of fly-tipping in August 2019.

Dominic Dixon, of Canterbury Close, Beverley, pleaded not guilty to an offence under Section 33 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 when attending court in January 2020. Following delays due to COVID-19, the case was heard at Hull Magistrates Court on 25 March 2021 with Mr Dixon failing to attend court.

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Residents Reminded Over Essential Visits Only To Local Tip

Residents Reminded Over Essential Visits Only To Local Tip
April 2, 2021

Residents in the East Riding are being reminded that Household Waste Recycling Sites remain open, but to consider whether their visit is essential.

Many sites across the East Riding have seen an increase in residents using the centres over the most recent lockdown which has led to long waits to use the sites, and queues developing on the highways leading up to the entrances.

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East Riding Businesses Can Still Apply For Grant Support

East Riding Businesses Can Still Apply For Grant Support
March 17, 2021

East Riding businesses that have been severely affected by the national and local coronavirus restrictions are being reminded that they can still apply for grant support.  

Councils have been awarded funding to provide grant support to local businesses, and East Riding of Yorkshire Council has paid out more than £40.5 million since November 2020.  

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Grant Funding Will Soon Be Available For The Social Care Sector

Grant Funding Will Soon Be Available For The Social Care Sector
March 17, 2021

Grant funding will soon be available to support improved quality of care, productivity and overall sustainability for the social care sector in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

A budget of approximately £1.5m comprising of European Regional Development Funding (ERDF) – together with match funding from East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the University of Hull – will enable the creation of a Social Care Innovation Programme (SCIP).

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MP Urges Council To Ensure £3 Billion Bus Revolution Benefits

MP Urges Council To Ensure £3 Billion Bus Revolution Benefits
March 17, 2021

Graham Stuart MP has welcomed a revolutionary new bus strategy for the UK, which he has hailed as a chance for his constituents to finally benefit from cheaper, more reliable and more frequent bus services.

Backed up by £3 billion of funding from the Government, the strategy will formalise the relationship between East Riding of Yorkshire Council and local bus operators.

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Work Set To Start On Next Phase Of Beverley Housing Masterplan

Work Set To Start On Next Phase Of Beverley Housing Masterplan
March 1, 2021

Work is expected to start within weeks on the next phase of a project to build around 1,800 homes to the south of Beverley after council officers cleared the way by approving details of the scheme.

Lovel Developments, which is based in Beverley, is close to agreeing on a date for Barratt Homes to begin construction of more than 400 houses on about 35 acres of land next to Long Lane. 

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