RESIDENTS, community and voluntary groups in the area are invited to submit bids to the Police and Crime Commissioner’s (PCC) Crime Reduction Fund. Over £1.5m of funding is available over the next four years for community projects that aid crime reduction or aim to protect the public and improve public safety.
“HANDS OFF!” campaigners got civic support in Hedon on Saturday with a formal proclamation in the Market Place read out by the Mayor’s Sergeant at Mace and Town Crier, Dave Young. The booming voice of the Town Crier, served to notify residents that the Boundary Referendum was taking […]
EAST RIDING BOUNDARY REFERENDUM (locally involving residents from Bilton, Hedon, Preston and Preston South) Ballot papers must be returned by 4pm, Friday 26th September 2014 to be included in the count! The war of words between the two councils (East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Hull City Council) […]
“The result of the Hedon ballot matches the outcome of a similar poll Labour held in Beverley recently. We all know we need new sources of energy, but these should be as environmentally safe and sustainable as possible. I believe a Labour government should look carefully at the issues around fracking and take a similarly cautious approach to France and Germany….” Labour’s Margaret Pinder
Sat 6th September…. Labour Party activists will respond to the concerns about the safety of fracking, by running a street consultation by secret ballot – asking everyone to vote FOR or AGAINST fracking in the East Riding…
“Keep your Paws Off Hedon and the East Riding” message to Hull City Council from furry campaigner!
Street Surgery on Saturday 30th August on the Boundary Referendum and “Hands Off!” campaign is planned – but the Hedon Blog raises some controversial issues and calls for a town debate…
“It’s vitally important that residents of the potentially affected towns and villages realise just how essential it is to vote in the referendum on this issue…” Hedon Mayor and Cllr John Dennis
The campaign is being officially launched at 6pm this evening (Monday 18th August 2014) at HESSLE TOWN HALL. ALL WELCOME.
THE war of words between Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire councils has been inflamed through the widespread circulation of an email sent by Hull City Council Leader Councillor Stephen Brady to each and every member of the Hull council’s workforce.
OLD NEWS?? THE LAW has been changed to allow the press and public to film and digitally report LIVE from all public meetings of local government bodies. This ‘Right to Report’ offers some exciting possibilities to extend the Hedon Blog’s coverage…
COMPLAINTS of foul odours from the Yorkshire Water Waste Water Treatment Works have increased over the last week. Before this, Yorkshire Water had been quite positive on their odour control activities. They reported on Wednesday 23rd July 2014 that: “We have received seven complaints since the start of pea […]