Category Archives: Schools

Sutton Upon Derwent: Flashing School Light

The flashing school light in Sutton Upon Derwent is going off at various hours of the day including midnight. I have requested ERYC to undertake the necessary maintenance.

Posted in Schools, Signs, Sutton Upon Derwent

Wilberfoss Flashing School Light: Further Maintenance

Unfortunately the Wilberfoss flashing school light has once again started going off at the wrong times as such I requested ERYC to revisit the issue. ERYC have confirmed that “the street lighting team to check it again whilst they are … Continue reading

Posted in Roads, Schools, Wilberfoss

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 Legal Waste £3,540 On Defamation

East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) have wasted £3,540 on a Pre-Action Protocol for defamation. Yet no local authority can make a defamation case. Please see Derbyshire County Council v The Times Newspaper. The work was undertaken by Lupton Fawcett … Continue reading

Posted in Legal, Schools

Wilberfoss Flashing School Light – Early Start

The Wilberfoss flashing school light on Storking Lane had an early start this morning at 06.45. I have requested ERYC to set the flashing light to the appropriate time.

Posted in Roads, Schools, Signs, Wilberfoss

Driffield School Major Data Breach

Earlier today Driffield school put 1,377 children at risk by sending a list of every child at the school. The information included the childs first name, surname, year group and form. Ironically the document was attached to an email regarding the … Continue reading

Posted in Safeguarding, Schools

Sutton Upon Derwent School Crossing: New Count

I am pleased to confirm that ERYC have agreed to undertake a new count to look into the whether Sutton Upon Derwent School crossing meets the criteria for a Crossing Patrol Officer. An ERYC officer has stated: “We haven’t as … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Roads, Schools, Sutton Upon Derwent

Stamford Bridge School Sign Realigned

I am pleased to confirm that the Stamford Bridge school sign has been realigned to face oncoming traffic. ERYC have stated: “The school sign and sub plate approach the school on Church Road has not been realigned to face the … Continue reading

Posted in Roads, Schools, Signs, Stamford Bridge

Pocklington Junior School: Pot Holes Actioned

I can confirm that the repair of the pot holes outside Pocklington Junior School has being referred to the appropriate officer. Well done ERYC.

Posted in Pocklington, Roads, Schools

School Lane Pot Holes

This morning I was shocked to see the appalling state of the pot holes on School Lane, Pocklington right outside the entrance to the Junior School. Given the location and the volume of the pot holes I have requested ERYC to … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Pocklington, Roads, Schools