Category Archives: Pocklington

Productive And Enjoyable Surgery

Todays surgery at Judsons Pocklington was both productive and enjoyable. I would like to thank all those who came to the surgery. I would also like to thank Peter and his staff for their usual high standards and warm welcome.

Posted in Pocklington, Surgery

Overgrown Hedge Beckside Wilberfoss

The hedge on Beckside, Wilberfoss next to the church has become rather overgrown and is obstructing the footpath. I have requested ERYC address the overgrown hedge. P – Thank you for drawing this to my attention.

Posted in ERYC, Footpath, Pocklington

Freedom Of Information Act 2000

It never ceases to amaze me how those in public office fail to have the most basic knowledge of fundamental legislation. An example of this is the Freedom of Information Act 2000. In my post PTC Forced To Make Emergency Plan … Continue reading

Posted in Pocklington

Tories Vote Dee Sharpe Out Of Fire Post

I can reveal that on June 5 Dee Sharpe, Pocklington Town Council Councillor and ERYC Tory Councillor for Willerby was voted out of her role as Vice Chair of the Humberside Fire Authority by her fellow ERYC Conservatives. She was … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Dee Sharpe, ERYC, Pocklington

PTC Forced To Make Emergency Plan Public

Last Wednesday I revealed that the Pocklington Town Council (PTC) Emergency Plan is top-secret and is not available for residents to familiarise themselves with in case of emergency. Forced To Publish Thanks to a FOI request from New Zealand I … Continue reading

Posted in Flooding, Pocklington

Five Parishes T Junction

The sign post below directs motorists to five of the seven Parishes within the Pocklington Provincial Ward – Barmby Moor, Pocklington, Sutton Upon Derwent, Newton Upon Derwent and Wilberfoss. Unfortunately the sign post has seen better days with Wilberfoss and … Continue reading

Posted in Barmby Moor, ERYC, Newton Upon Derwent, Pocklington, Roads, Signs, Sutton Upon Derwent, Wilberfoss

Refurbishment Scheme Planned for Pocklington Town Centre

A refurbishment scheme is planned for Pocklington Town Centre.  I can confirm  that ERYC “are considering a scheme for Market Place in our forward programme of work which, dependant on future priorities and available funding, is currently expected in around 2-3 … Continue reading

Posted in ERYC, Planning, Pocklington

Grenfell Tower Disaster – Lesson 2 – Pocklington Bund

East Riding of Yorkshire Council falsely informed residents that: “The effects of flooding from the Pocklington Beck spilling over into the town centre during 2007, 2012 and 2015 has caused significant damage to business premises, residences and infrastructure.” The fundamental … Continue reading

Posted in ERYC, Flooding, Pocklington

Grenfell Tower Disaster – Lesson 1 – PTC Emergency Plan

In Top Secret – Pocklington Town Council Emergency Plan I explained how Pock Town Council (PTC) believe it acceptable and appropriate for the Pocklington Emergency Plan to be Top Secret. On the morning of the Grenfell Tower Disaster, I phoned the PTC … Continue reading

Posted in Flooding, Pocklington

Aldi – Sainsburys Crossing

The Aldi to Sainsburys crossing is causing problems for wheelchair users as the drop is over 30mm instead of 6mm. I have requested ERYC make the crossing user-friendly for those in wheelchairs. M – Thank you for drawing this to … Continue reading

Posted in Disabled, ERYC, Footpath, Pocklington