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Stamford Bridge Boundary Change Confirmed

Having instigated the Stamford Bridge Parish boundary change in 2017 I am delighted to announce that it has now been confirmed. Photo That Inspired The Change In 2017 I drove into Stamford Bridge to the view in the photo above. … Continue reading

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Stamford Bridge Alcohol Ban – Expensive Farce

Many Stamford Bridge residents will be surprised to hear that the East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) has attempted to impose an alcohol ban in the village. Yet true to form all they have achieved is an expensive farce that … Continue reading

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Successfully Challenging National Government

The Introduction To Local Government gave a sound basis from which anyone can develop their understanding of how Government works, and their knowledge of relevant legislation, to hold not just Local Authorities (LA) but also the National Government to account. To … Continue reading

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Introduction To Local Government

The services that affect residents daily lives – like Highways, Children Services, Adult Services, etc. – are all the responsibility of the Local Authority (LA). In addition, the setting of the major part of the Council Tax is also the … Continue reading

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Siddons – Judicial Review Or Public Apology

Many will be aware that there will be a new North Yorkshire Unitary Authority. It will cover the area currently administered by North Yorkshire County Council and the seven Districts/Boroughs will be abolished. Leader of SBC, Cllr Steve Siddons, aka … Continue reading

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Stamford Bridge – Potential Highway Improvements

In May 2020 I was given three documents in relation to the Stamford Bridge “crossing” from various sources, including ERYC Senior Officers. I am astounded to read on the Stamford Bridge Community Page that residents are wanting to see the … Continue reading

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ERYC Failings Places SEN Children In Danger

Having failed to provide full-time education for a SEN child, with Autism and learning difficulties, since February 2020 East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) has compounded the breach of their Statutory Duty by additional Data and Safeguarding breaches. On Thursday … Continue reading

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ERYC Waste Sites Policy Ignores Guidance

It is disappointing to learn that the East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) Waste Sites Policy highlighted in East Riding And Hull – Environmental Profligacy  ignores the Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) Guidance 2018 (page 88). I fully support the Guidance … Continue reading

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East Riding And Hull – Environmental Profligacy

East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) has given their Declaration of Climate Emergency a slap in the face by needlessly issuing a Resident’s Pass for their Household Waste Recycling Site. Spot the irony. The reasoning for this appears to be … Continue reading

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Encouraging Fly Tipping – Punishing Refuse Collectors

In a letter sent to East Riding residents, ERYC has confirmed that they are encouraging fly-tipping while at the same time punishing Refuse Collectors. Punishing Refuse Collectors The letter above clearly confirms that the first part of my statement in … Continue reading

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