Category: Hedon

European Parliamentary Elections

Voting for the European Parliament will take place on 4 June and local residents are being urged by the East Riding Council to make sure they are registered. This was timely advice for this Blogger who was still registered to vote in Blackpool! Phew! Just managed to get […]

Hedon – Tourist Destination

The Yorkshire Post today reports on tourist industry plans to draw in waves of new visitors to the region. The recession has prompted lots of people to re-think their holiday plans with more opting to stay in the UK. In response tourism chiefs are stepping up their activities […]

Local MP – Street Surgery in Hedon

The Holderness Gazette reports that our local Member of Parliament Graham Stuart is hosting a street surgery WEATHER PERMITTING Saturday, May 16th 2009 in the Market Place, Hedon between 10:30am and 12:30pm. All residents are welcome to attend and speak to their MP about any issues or concerns […]

Crime Figures for Hedon for April 2009

LOCAL CRIME MAPPING Humberside Police have published the crime figures for April for the South West Holderness Ward area. Significantly, the average number of crimes in the area had increased from 50.3 to 61.3 (21.9%) (compared to the same three month period last year). However, crimes of Burglary, […]

Hedon Town Council Budget

The current Hedon Newsletter (Issue 9) outlines the budget recently adopted by Hedon Town Council. The article is reproduced here: Having regard for the economic climate and other issues, Hedon Town Council have endeavoured to keep the increase in the precept (the amount paid by Hedon council tax […]

Insight from Hedon Mayor

Issue 9 of the Hedon Newsletter is now available to collect from local shops, pubs and public buildings. The edition includes an illuminating personal recollection from Councillor Mike Bryan on his experience as Hedon Mayor. The article shows his efforts in both his civic role and in his […]

Hedon Traditional Penny Throwing 2009

Hedon’s Mayor Councillor Mrs Ann Suggit will conduct the town’s traditional ‘penny throwing’ service on Thursday 21st May 2009. This traditional event is usually one of the first civic duties carried out by each Mayor following their annual election by the town council. The event is supposed to […]

Hedon Police Public Meeting

If local residents have any issues about local policing issues or community safety in the Hedon area, then they can attend a public consultation meeting at the Town Hall at 7:00pm on Wednesday 20th May 2009. The meeting is organised by the Humberside Police Authority and will be […]