Category Archives: Children

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

Concealing Child Abuse: Investigation Request Ignored

East Riding residents will be shocked to learn that my request that the concealing of child abuse at ERYC be investigated has been ignored by ERYC Chief Executive Caroline Lacey. Could I please refer everyone to ERYC Conceal Child Abuse. … Continue reading

Posted in Children, ERYC, Safeguarding

ERYC Conceal Child Abuse: Attempt To Silence

It would appear that Mathew Buckley ERYC Head of Legal is attempting to silence me for publishing ERYC Conceal Child Abuse instead of undertaking an investigation. Email From Mathew Buckley From: Mathew Buckley Sent: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 2:45 PM To: info@island-man.co.uk … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Safeguarding

ERYC Issue Yet More Settlement Agreements

Following a Freedom of Information request (FOI) I can confirm that ERYC continue to issue settlement agreements (commonly known as gagging orders). In June 2018 I revealed that over the four-year period between 2013 and 2016 East Riding of Yorkshire Council … Continue reading

Posted in Children, ERYC, Schools

ERYC Conceal Child Abuse

Many will be aware of the St Williams child abuse case in Market Weighton yet few will be aware how ERYC officers misled Councillors and how Councillors accepted information from officers to be correct. All of this on the watch … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Conservative

Wilberfoss School – Road Markings And Sign

As the red paint on the approaches to Wilberfoss School is in need of maintenance and the sign is requiring straightening I have requested ERYC to carry out the necessary works before the children return to school.

Posted in Children, Roads, Schools, Signs, Wilberfoss

Stamford Bridge Play Area Equipment Repaired

I am pleased to confirm that the broken play equipment in the Stamford Bridge Play Area was repaired before 10.00 this morning. Pre Repair ERYC have stated: “I’m pleased to inform you that one of our play equipment inspectors has … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Stamford Bridge

WARNING: Stamford Bridge Play Area Broken Equipment

I would like to warn all parents that part of the climbing frame at the Old Railway Station Play Area in Stamford Bridge has broken. Could those with children please take care? ERYC will come out tomorrow to see what … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Stamford Bridge

ERYC Gagging Orders: 63 School Based Staff

I can reveal that over the four-year period between 2013 and 2016 East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) issued a total of 63 Gagging Orders (Settlement Agreements) relating to school based staff. Settlement Agreements Settlement Agreements must not be used in … Continue reading

Posted in Children, ERYC, Schools

ERYC SEND: Confidence In The Process

Last Tuesday I met with Kevin Hall, ERYC Director of Children, Families and Schools, and an officer to discuss the case of Child A. Following on from this a further meeting took place yesterday with the mother, a representative of the mother, … Continue reading

Posted in Children, SEND