Author Archives: andystrangeway

Tour De Yorkshire Closes Pock Town Centre

On Wednesday Pocklington Town Centre was fully closed down to undertake repairs for the Tour De Yorkshire. Town Centre businesses have understandably contacted me questioning the need to close the Town Centre fully for a day as this had a … Continue reading

Posted in Pocklington, Roads

PTC Councillor: Latest Slur Against Resident

In response to the news that ERYC Conservative Cllr Dee Sharpe has been deselected by the Tory Party her fellow Pocklington Town Council Cllr Martin Cooper, in an attempt to defend the disgraced Cllr, who is also a PTC Cllr, has … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Pocklington

Stamford Bridge Flooding – Main Street Solution

The permanent pumps for Stamford Bridge have resolved the vast majority of the flooding in the village but there is relatively minor flooding outside the New Inn which needs addressing. A couple of weeks ago, referring to the above photo, which … Continue reading

Posted in Flooding, Stamford Bridge

ERYC To Review Town Centre Parking

In addition to reviewing New Street parking ERYC are also to carry out a review into the Town Centre parking. This will include: Creating further disabled bays in the main square. Allowing parking on Market Day as soon as the … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Pocklington

ERYC To Review New Street Parking

I am pleased to confirm that ERYC are going to review the Market Day parking restriction outside the old Youth Club. In essence, the ban was introduced as Market Day vehicles had difficulties departing the Youth Club car park. I … Continue reading

Posted in Parking, Pocklington

Wilberfest – Questions Answered

I would like to thank Gareth for addressing the questions raised by residents with regards the planned Wilberfest. In addition, I would like to thank those residents who raised their concerns with me. Questions Answered Will there be first aid … Continue reading

Posted in Wilberfoss

Church Road – Visible Cables and Abandoned Barriers

Understandably concern has been raised with me with regards the visible cables and “abandoned” barriers on Church Street, Stamford Bridge. The site has been left like this for a few weeks and is next to the school. I have requested … Continue reading

Posted in Roads, Stamford Bridge

Viking Road Sign – A Simple Solution

ERYC have found a simple solution to the Viking Road: Out Of Date Sign in Stamford Bridge by changing the 3 to an 8. This now gives correct information to residents and motorists. Well done ERYC.

Posted in Roads, Stamford Bridge

East Riding Tory Collapse Continues: Dee Sharpe

The East Riding Conservative collapse continues with the confirmed news that the East Riding Councillor for Willerby and Kirkella Councillor Dee Sharpe has been deselected by the Conservative Party. As part of a bizarre public email exchanges over the weekend … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative

Sheltered Housing – Members Briefing

Yesterday morning I attended a very informative members briefing at County Hall with regards Sheltered Housing. The two officers who attended gave an interesting presentation which was followed by a Q & A. At the end of the meeting I … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative