Category Archives: Disabled

Double Yellows – Disabled Badge Holders Parking

In Double Yellows – Disabled Badge Holders I explained how a Pocklington resident had contacted me with regards parking on double yellow lines when a disabled blue badge is displayed. ERYC have confirmed the position which is summed up in this exchange. … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Parking, Pocklington, Roads

More Dropped Kerbs For Pocklington

I am delighted to announce my opinion that “we need to work out from the Pocklington Town Centre and put in as many dropped kerbs as finance permits” has received support from ERYC. “It is important to ensure that pedestrian routes … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Footpath, Pocklington, Roads

Double Yellows – Disabled Badge Holders

A Pocklington resident has contacted me with regards parking on double yellow lines when a disabled blue badge is displayed. Their badge states that they can park up to three hours on a double yellow line. Of course no obstruction … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Pocklington

Market Place – Disabled Bays Signage

For a disabled bay to be enforceable it will have a sign next to it with the words ‘disabled badge holders only’. On Market Place, Pocklington ERYC have placed the sign next to bay 3 which is not a disabled … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Pocklington, Roads, Signs

Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plans – Pocklington

I have today submitted my request with regards the Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plans for Pocklington. The overall budget for the Pocklington LCWIP is derived from the Integrated Transport Block Grant which is issued to local authorities to support their … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Footpath, Pocklington

The Pavement – Finally Done Right

This morning I took a look at the work ERYC have recently completed at The Pavement to correct the horrendous job they did at first attempt. The dropped kerb crossing is now fit for purpose. The bollard has been removed … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, Parking, Pocklington

The Pavement Works Have Been Done Very Well

On my way to this mornings surgery I took a look at the work ERYC are doing at The Pavement to correct the horrendous job they did at first attempt. Gateway, a group of mainly Pocklington Town Council Councillors and … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Disabled, Footpath, Pocklington

Pocklington Pavement – Collective Incompetence

Gateway is made up of Pocklington Town Council Councillors, ERYC Tory Councillors Mole and West and members of the public. Under the banner of Gateway a request was made to ERYC to spend £20,000 widening the Pavement footpath. In The Beginning The … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, ERYC, Footpath, Pocklington

Pocklington Wheel Chair Access To Improve

I am pleased to announce that wheel chair access between Sainsburys and Aldi is to be improved. Currently the Aldi to Sainsburys crossing is causing problems for wheelchair users as the drop is over 30mm instead of 6mm. Yesterday I … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, ERYC, Pocklington

Pavement, Pocklington – Improved Disability Access

I am delighted to announce that following my meeting with Paul Bellotti, ERYC Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Service The Pavement, Pocklington will see improved disability access. My comments: The pavement on the shops side of the illustrated crossing is at … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, ERYC, Footpath, Pocklington