Conservative Defects To Lib Dems Saying ERYC Is Not Democratic

Conservative Defects To LibDems Saying ERYC Is Not Democratic
May 17, 2022

In a dramatic move at East Riding Council Annual General Meeting, Conservative Councillor Charlie Bayram crossed the floor at the start of the meeting to join the Liberal Democrats on the  Opposition benches.

The defection has also prompted the local LibDems to say they think there will be a seismic shift from Conservative to Lib Dem at the next local elections.

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Extra Measures In Place To Ensure Safety At East Riding Polling Stations

Extra Measures In Place To Ensure Safety At East Riding Polling Stations
April 19, 2021

Extra safety measures to ensure the safety of staff and voters at polling stations will be in place for the election of the next Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner.

The election for the PCC is just one of six elections taking place on Thursday, 6 May with elections for the vacant seats in the South West Holderness and South East Holderness wards as well as vacancies on Beverley Town Council, Goole Town Council, Cottingham Parish Council and Nafferton Parish Council all due to take place.

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Beverley Town Council Eye Up Acquiring Vacant School Site

Beverley Town Council Eye Up Acquiring Vacant School Site
June 18, 2019

Beverley Town Council has hit the ground running with a cross-party initiative to acquire premises that can provide administrative offices alongside facilities for the benefit of the town as a whole.

Following the first meeting of Full Council after mayor-making, members discussed the initiative and agreed that the old school buildings on St Nicholas Road could be ideal to fulfil this vision.

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Polling Card Not Needed To Vote in 2019 Local Elections

Polling Card Not Needed To Vote in 2019 Local Elections
April 22, 2019

Local Elections will take place on the 2 May. Residents are being reminded they do not need a polling card to vote. However, anyone wishing to take part will need to have registered to vote.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is encouraging as many people who are registered to vote to ensure they do so.

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Liberal Democrats Target ‘Weak and Wobbly’ Tories

Liberal Democrats Target ‘Weak and Wobbly’ Tories
April 6, 2019

Liberal Democrats certainly have the Weak and Wobbly Tories firmly in their sights. With the local elections just weeks away candidate lists reveal the true extent of their onslaught.

Sources with the Liberal Democrats say that they are fully committed to the election campaign while confident they can oust a number of Conservatives.

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Labour Say They Are Expecting Gains In East Riding Elections

Labour Say They Are Expecting Gains In East Riding Elections
April 5, 2019

Following the recent surge in Labour Party membership, East Riding Labour  Party will be fielding 61 candidates. The party will have candidates across all 26 wards in the elections to County Hall on May 2nd.

Families will be at the heart of the campaign when East Riding Labour launches its assault on Tory-held seats at County Hall.

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