Category: Council Notices (page 1 of 2)

Important Message from Humberside Police regarding Safeguarding Against Scams

Click here to read advice from Humberside Police with regards to how you can access support and safeguard yourself against scams during the coronavirus outbreak.

Parish Council Meetings

The meeting due to take place on 16th March 2020 was cancelled due to the current Coronavirus outbreak.

All future meetings are cancelled until otherwise advised.

The Parish Council can still be contacted through our Contact Us page.

Gilberdyke Railway Bridge Replacement


Click here to view a letter from Network Rail providing information regarding the replacement of Gilberdyke railway bridge.

Also here is a copy of the proposed diversion route during the closure.

Network Rail will be holding two information events to enable the local community to come along and find out more about this work.

Monday 24 February, 3:30pm – 6:30pm
The Conference Room, Gilberdyke Memorial Hall, Clementhorpe Rood, Gilberdyke, HU15 2UG

Thursday 27 February, 3:30pm – 5:30pm
The Old School, Main Street, Blacktoft, DN14 7YW

Update on the development of the new Humber Flood Risk Management Strategy

The linked newsletter provides an update on work the Environment Agency are doing to develop a new strategy for managing tidal flood risk on and around the Humber and also to let you know about some key flood schemes/projects going on around the estuary.

The Environment Agency will be carrying out an online public survey in September to find out more about attitudes towards flood risk around the estuary and to gather information to feed into our work. More information on this will be provided shortly.

Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2018/19

As required under the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 the following documents are available to view by clicking on the links below.


Please view the attached document with regards to the drainage works on Sparrowcroft Lane which are now scheduled to finish on Friday 18/01/19.


Please see this notification relating to the closure of Sparrowcroft Lane which is scheduled to start on Wednesday 02/01/19 until Tuesday 04/12/18.

Details of the planned diversion route are available here.

Consultation on Definitive Maintenance Plan in the Ouse and Humber Drainage Board District

The Ouse and Humber Drainage Board is the Land Drainage Authority in the Howdenshire area of the East Riding of Yorkshire. Our work benefits a larger catchment area including the Market Weighton and North Cave areas. The Board maintains around 260 miles of watercourse and main river on an annual basis, works that are largely funded by domestic, business and agricultural ratepayers.

The Board has decided to adopt a definitive maintenance plan. This is will inform future maintenance and resource needs. This is the first time a draft definitive plan has been published by the Board and its predecessor authorities.

Click here for further details.

New Environment Agency Floodline Number

We have been advised by the Environment Agency that the Floodline telephone number 0845 988 1188 is being deactivated on 1 April 2018 with only 0345 988 1188 being available.

Any calls made to the 0845 from the beginning of April will receive a recorded message asking them to redial the 0345 version.  This message will remain in place until October 2018 after which any calls to the 0845 number will reach a dead line.

Parish Council – Public Participation

Information regarding Public Participation in the Parish Council meetings is provided here.

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