Author Archives: andystrangeway

Advant Site: Cable Footpath Obstruction

For reasons unknown for the past month or so a cable has hung from the hedge of the Advant site in Stamford Bridge into the manhole below. As residents have raised concerns about this I have requested ERYC to take … Continue reading

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Stamford Bridge Main Street Footpath Encroachment

As a hedge on Main Street, Stamford Bridge has encroached over the footpath I have requested ERYC to action the required maintenance.

Posted in Footpath, Stamford Bridge

Church Road Footpath Maintenance

ERYC have stated: “I can confirm that a street cleansing team will be deployed to clear the leaves from the footpath on Church Road, Stamford Bridge, at the earliest opportunity.” I am sure this will include the soil as well. Well … Continue reading

Posted in Footpath, Stamford Bridge

ERYC Confirm Failure To Employ Care Staff

Yesterday Lee Thompson, ERYC Head of Adult Services, confirmed that ERYC have failed to employ enough care staff. He stated: “Whilst last week we had care hours available, this week it has proved more difficult to secure hours due to … Continue reading

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ERYC Corrupt: 66 Councillors Turn Blind Eye

Despite being informed that ERYC are conducting themselves in breach of case-law numerous times in recent weeks and in Full Council yesterday I still await the first of the other 66 ERYC Councillors to issue a public statement condemning such … Continue reading

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ERYC Unlawfully Prevent Voting: The Footage

In County Hall today Councillor Andy Strangeway was unlawfully denied his elected right and duty to vote in Full Council by ERYC. As part of his elected duty to undertake checks and balances this afternoon he informed Full Council: “Point … Continue reading

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ERYC Unlawfully Prevent My Voting

In County Hall today I was denied my elected right and duty to vote in Full Council by ERYC. I informed Full Council: “Point of order Madam Chair. I am legally advised to state: As this authority has unlawfully denied … Continue reading

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ERYC Breach Care Act 2014: Graham Baverstock

By not accepting Councillor Andy Strangeway as Graham Baverstocks chosen advocate ERYC are in breach of the Care Act 2014 Section 9 (5) (c). This states: “(5)A local authority, in carrying out a needs assessment, must involve—(c) any person whom … Continue reading

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Tory Cllrs Higher Allowances Than Independent Cllr

The allowances for Conservative ERYC Councilors is £14,934 to £28,901 in the Pocklington and Market Weighton area while for an Independent it is £13,727. Would Be Expected Test The special allowances are payable to those members who hold positions which … Continue reading

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Bus Fare Increase For Under 16s

I am shocked to learn that bus fares for school children under 16 on the Pocklington to York route are to increase by 20%. I have been contacted by residents in my Ward who are seeing an increase in bus … Continue reading

Posted in Children, ERYC, Schools