Residents Urged To Cut Back Hedges And Trees Causing Obstructions

Residents Urged To Cut Back Hedges And Trees Causing Obstructions
September 23, 2017

East Riding residents are being reminded to trim their own private hedges and trees which overhang paths and roads to prevent them from causing an obstruction.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s streetscene enforcement team said overgrown vegetation can become a nuisance or even a danger to pedestrians, cyclists and drivers if it overhangs, obstructs or blocks visibility on the public highway.

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TRAVEL NEWS : Newland Avenue Essential Resurfacing Work

TRAVEL NEWS : Newland Avenue Essential Resurfacing Work
September 6, 2017

Essential maintenance works on Newland Avenue will take place from Monday, September 11 for six weeks.

Newland Avenue will be closed to through traffic to allow these essential carriageway maintenance works to be carried out, and 3,800 letters are to be delivered to residents and businesses in the surrounding area.

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Major Improvement Scheme To Start At Beverley Roundabout

Major Improvement Scheme To Start At Beverley Roundabout
September 6, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced that a major highway improvement scheme is planned to start on the A1079 Killingwoldgraves Roundabout on Monday, 11 September, 2017, and is expected to be completed by the end of 2017.

The scheme involves widening the A1079 leg from Hull along with the A1174 and A1035 legs to provide longer two-lane approaches and entries to the junction, and also providing two lanes for circulation on the roundabout itself.

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LTP Excels In Scotland With Framework Contract Success And Office Plan

LTP Excels In Scotland With Framework Contract Success And Office Plan
September 5, 2017

Beverley based Transport Projects (LTP) has won a place on the exclusive Scotland Excel Engineering & Technical Consultancy Framework Contract, as it continues to grow its work across the UK.

The transport planning, traffic engineering and highway design practice is the only specialist transportation SME to be listed on Scotland Excel and will provide transportation and traffic services to local authorities, the education sector, airports and other public bodies and service providers in Scotland.

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Overnight Road Improvements At Willerby Square Roundabout

Roadworks Due To Start On B1248
April 18, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is to improve the high friction surfacing and road markings at Willerby Square roundabout, and also on all the approach roads.

The works are programmed to start on Monday, 24 April, 2017 and will take four nights to complete. The working hours will be 19:00 – 05:00.

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Gearing Up To Celebrate Cycling For All At Open Day

Gearing Up To Celebrate Cycling For All At Open Day
March 27, 2017

As the region gears up to welcome riders from all over the world for the prestigious Tour de Yorkshire cycle race, people with disabilities, their parents and carers, are invited to attend an open day to find out more about an innovative cycle hire scheme enabling disabled people to access the sport.

Now nearing its third anniversary the All Ride cycle hire scheme, coordinated by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Sport, Play and Arts Service with the support of the Bridlington Foreshores team, is offering disabled people and those with mobility issues the opportunity to give cycling a go when it re-opens for the spring/summer season next month.

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Planning Finally Approved For The Beverley Arms Hotel

Planning Finally Approved For The Beverley Arms Hotel
March 21, 2017

Planning permission for the redevelopment of the Beverley Arms Hotel has been finally been granted, news that was welcomed by local Cllr Denis Healy.

Their application to modernise and transform The Beverley Arms into venue the town can be proud of was finally awarded following a lengthy delay.

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Give Your Staircase The Wow Factor Make A Bold Statement

Give Your Staircase The Wow Factor Make A Bold Statement
March 15, 2017

Step up to the fashion floorspace and give your staircase the wow factor with a brand new carpet this spring, an area of the home often overlooked.

According to Beverley Carpets, stairways are often not given the full attention they deserve, despite the fact that in many homes it’s the first thing people see when they walk in the door.

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THE HEIGHT OF THE REEDS : Even A Bridge Can Make Music

THE HEIGHT OF THE REEDS : Even A Bridge Can Make Music
March 1, 2017

The Height of the Reeds is a major new sound installation by Opera North for the iconic Humber Bridge, running 1 – 30 April 2017 as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017. Tickets are now available.

The installation is an adventure in sound featuring the Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North; an original piece of music heard through headphones during a walk across the bridge, alongside the resonances of the bridge and its weather and traffic.

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Hull City Council Leader Publishes Budget Proposals

Council Tax Rise To Tackle Adult Social Care ‘Unfair’ On Local People
February 17, 2017

The Leader of Hull City Council, Councillor Steve Brady, is preparing to present his Budget Statement for the 2017/18 financial year.

The proposals, which will be presented to Finance & Value for Money Overview and Scrutiny (17 February) meeting, Cabinet (20 February) and Full Council (23 February), set out the suggested plan for the budget in 2017/18, the financial plan for the next three years and proposals to raise Council Tax by 1.99% to help fund Council Services plus a further 3% to help fund Adult Social Care costs in line with the additional powers to do so by the Government .

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Good News For Drivers With Link Road Set To Open Next Week

VIDEO : Molescroft Grange & New Bypass From Above
January 26, 2017

The new Molescroft Link Road which during its construction has caused so much misery to road users is set to open next week according to local Councillor Denis Healy.

News that the road will finally open should be good news for motorists making it easier for people to get around the town and for those passing through.

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