East Riding Of Yorkshire Prepares For Potential Flooding

East Riding Of Yorkshire Prepares For Potential Flooding
January 20, 2021

Residents in the East Riding are being reminded to keep up-to-date with potential flood warnings in the coming days and take any necessary personal flood protection measures as the area prepares for significant rainfall this week.

The MET office has predicted that the East Riding may experience around 30-60mm of water between Tuesday morning and Thursday morning. The total average monthly rainfall for this area in January is around 50-60mm.

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Hull Prepares For A Month’s Worth Of Rainfall In Coming Days

Hull Prepares For A Month’s Worth Of Rainfall In Coming Days
January 19, 2021

Residents are being reminded to implement personal flood protection measures as the city prepares for significant rainfall this week.

The MET office has predicted that Hull may experience around 30-60mm of water between now to Thursday morning. The total average monthly rainfall for this area in January is around 50-60mm.

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Popular Elwell Trail Around Historic Beverley Extended

January 18, 2021

The popular Elwell Trail, which consisted of 22 reproductions of paintings by Fred or Mary Elwell displayed on external walls in various locations in or near Beverley town centre, has been extended by adding 6 new works. These include three by Mary Elwell, two by Fred Elwell and one by Fred’s nephew Ken Elwell.

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Libraries Continue To Offer Order And Collect Service During Lockdown

Libraries Continue To Offer Order And Collect Service During Lockdown
January 14, 2021

East Riding Libraries are reminding customers that they are still offering their ‘Order and Collect’ service – customers can either phone their library or order books and then collect from their specified East Riding Library once available. 

Books can be returned to any East Riding Library during opening hours and will be quarantined for three days before being cleaned and returned to shelves.

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Reopening High Streets Safely Fund To Offer Interactive Support To Town Centre Businesses

Reopening High Streets Safely Fund To Offer Interactive Support To Town Centre Businesses
January 13, 2021

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is offering free online business support workshops – delivered by retail specialists – for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) based in town centres across the East Riding.

The council has commissioned specialist consultants The Retail Group to provide business growth workshops, which will provide practical ideas and suggestions about how SMEs can adapt, evolve and improve their performances over the coming months.

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Council To Consult On Draft Flood Risk Sequential And Exception Test Supplementary Planning Document

Council To Consult On Draft Flood Risk Sequential And Exception Test Supplementary Planning Document
January 13, 2021

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is consulting on a Draft Flood Risk Sequential and Exception Test Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) from Monday, 18 January to Friday, 5 March 2021.

Supplementary planning documents provide more detailed advice or guidance on the application of policies in the East Riding Local Plan. The current Local Plan provides for the amount, location and type of development in the East Riding until the year 2029. The Local Plan is currently being reviewed.

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East Riding of Yorkshire Council Crowned Council of the Year

East Riding of Yorkshire Council Crowned Council of the Year
December 22, 2020

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has been crowned overall council of the year in the APSE Service Awards.

The council beat off competition from Aberdeen City Council, Cambridge City Council, Mid & East Antrim Borough Council, Nottingham City Council and Swansea City Council to win the top accolade at the annual awards, which celebrate outstanding achievement and innovation within local government.

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Bridlington Station Plaza Scheme Marks Completion Of BridITP2 Scheme

Bridlington Station Plaza Scheme Marks Completion Of BridlTP2 Scheme
December 13, 2020

A £2.5m scheme to transform the entrance to Bridlington Railway Station is now finished – and marks the completion of a major regeneration project for the town.

The Bridlington Station Plaza Scheme involved the creation of a new car park, exit road and a landscaped pedestrian area in front of the station to give passengers a warm welcome to the town.

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All Set To Make This Christmas A Cracker

All Set To Make This Christmas A Cracker
December 11, 2020

Save the date for the hottest ticket in town as Hull Truck Theatre’s Christmas performance gets set to spread joy to residents across Hull and East Yorkshire.

This is thanks to an innovative partnership with Hull City Council and East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

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Augmented Reality Brings Christmas To Life At Flemingate

Augmented Reality Brings Christmas To Life At Flemingate
December 11, 2020

Visitors to Beverley’s Flemingate centre can now immerse themselves in an exciting new sense of reality!

The Flemingate team has launched a free augmented reality app, ‘ARound’, which features fun games and challenges that come alive for visitors as they walk through the popular retail and leisure destination. 

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