Countdown To 2019 Hull Local Elections Begins

Countdown To 2019 Hull Local Elections Begins
March 25, 2019

Matt Jukes, Hull City Council Chief Executive and elections Returning Officer has today published the Notice of Election in the Guildhall. 

The pre-election period is now underway, running from the publication of Notice of Election to the close of polls at 10pm on Thursday 2 May.

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Council To Get Tough On Environmental Offenders

Council To Get Tough On Environmental Offenders
January 21, 2019

Councillors are being asked to consider plans to implement robust enforcement action against littering and environmental offences.

In addition, they will also consider the prospect of increasing the level of fines issued after the government changed the minimum, default and maximum penalty levels back in April 2018.

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Humber Landlords Association High Court Legal Challenge Against Hull City Council

Humber Landlords Association High Court Legal Challenge Against Hull City Council
January 21, 2019

A hearing date has been announced when Humber Landlords Association (HLA) will face Hull City Council in the High Court in Leeds on 12 February 2019.

The case concerns Hull City Council’s proposal for a new enforcement policy for private rented housing in the City. In line with national guidelines, the current policy requires informal action to be taken, unless the situation is serious.

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Over 300 People Admitted To Intensive Care Last Year With Flu

Over 300 People Admitted To Intensive Care Last Year With Flu
January 9, 2019

People in Hull are still being urged to take up the offer of a free flu vaccine which could protect against becoming seriously – even fatally – ill this winter.

Information from Public Health England suggests that influenza is starting to circulate in the community, is at moderate levels, and the main type is well matched to the strain included in the flu vaccine this year.

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