Category Archives: Council Tax

ERYC Waste Of Resources – £120,000 Payout

A 59-year-old woman from Bridlington has been awarded £120,000 due to ERYC incompetence. Please see Woman, 59, awarded £120,000 after falling on pavement for further information. £120,000 equates to 2.5% of this years Council Tax increase. Residents should not have … Continue reading

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Call To Get Up Stand Up

Yesterday at County Hall when the vote was taken on the Council Tax it was like a mantra ringing out – for, for, for… With only one lone voice of Strangeway calling out against. County Hall Opposition Of the 67 … Continue reading

Posted in Council Tax, Election

Council Tax – Point Of Order

This afternoon I was the only ERYC Councillor who voted against the increase in the Council Tax for East Riding residents. I voted against as ERYC continue to waste finance. Point Of Order As I believe that ERYC have breached … Continue reading

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Council Tax Increase To Finance BGC

One month today ERYC Councillors will approve this years Council Tax increase, 20% of which will be to finance the failure of Bridlington Golf Club. ERYC Director Alan Menzies It has been widely reported that the sale by ERYC of … Continue reading

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Approve Council Tax – Approve Cover Up

On 7 February 2019 all 67 ERYC Councillors will be asked to vote for a Council Tax increase for 2019/2020. Yet they are unable to do this as Alan Menzies, ERYC Director of Planning and Economic Development has failed to … Continue reading

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ERYC Director Ironic Statement

ERYC Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services, Paul Bellotti, has informed me that “both officers and Councillors have a responsibility to help manage expectations of what can be funded during these times of austerity.” In plain English “we must mislead and state there is no … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Council Tax, Pocklington

ERYC: Cut The Rhetoric Sherlock

Yet again Conservative Councillor Stephen Parnaby, Leader of ERYC, is talking rhetoric. Parnaby Speaks Rhetoric The Hull Daily Mail have stated: “The leader of East Riding Council has ruled out any prospect of the authority giving up delivering statutory services.” Is that … Continue reading

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East Riding: Free Buffet and Wine

On Thursday at County Hall, Beverley, the annual event of electing a new Chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council will take place as part of the AGM. Afterwards the vast majority of Councillors and elected chains from across the … Continue reading

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Full Sutton Snow Plough

This morning I was delighted to see a snow plough drive past our home. I believe this is paid for out of the Full Sutton and Skirpenbeck Parish Council precept, which, for a Band D, is only £34.68. Fantastic value. Something … Continue reading

Posted in Council Tax, Wolds Weighton

Town/Parish Precepts

All Town/Parish Councils in the Pocklington Provincial Ward charge a precept. The precept is to pay for services provided to the residents of each settlement. The precept is added to the ERYC Council Tax bill. Town/Parish Council Precept 2018/19 Barmby … Continue reading

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