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Odour Issues & Biowise Limited: Site Inspection
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IMPORTANT CHANGES TO THE PARISH COUNCIL
Vacant Position for Councillor
See Notice of Election

The Willerby Surgery relocated on 10 May 2022, to Willerby Primary Care Centre, Lowfield Road, ANLABY, HU10 7JR. The Willerby Surgery telephone number will remain the same 01482 652 652. Keep checking the Willerby Surgery website for the latest updates.

Kirk Ella and West Ella Parish Councillors wish to express sincere thanks on behalf of ourselves and the rest of the community for all your efforts in clearing up the disgusting littering of hundreds of beer cans which were left beside the Poor Field Bridal Path a few weeks ago. We are still searching for the culprits, with the aim of passing their details to the local authorities who take a very dim view of this type of activity. Drunkenness or age are no excuse for this activity happening

Keyless Car Theft Advice from Police - See pdf
Recent Crimes
Damage to vehicle – Elms Drive Parcel stolen from door step. Valley Drive
Items taken from driveway- Church Lane Burglary dwelling- Riplingham Road
Criminal damage to security light- West Ella Road Garage burglary 2 bike stolen, West Ella Road
The Police are seeing an increase in the reports of bike theft around the retail park at Anlaby.

Road Closures to allow surface dressing from April 25 April
- estimated completion 31 August

SEE roads affected(pdf)
Environmental Agency - Keeping you informed (pdf)

Streetsafe
Streetsafe is service to inform the authorities, anonymously, where in public places you have felt or feel unsafe, because of issues such as street lighting, abandoned buildings, vandalism, or because of behaviour issues such as being followed or verbally abused .You can report locations by address or pinpointing on a map. Visit www.police.uk/streetsaf

Proposed Willerby Roundabout Improvement
SEE details (pdf)

Fraud Watch
Fraud comes in many different forms, and absolutely anyone can become a victim.

Fraudsters aim to trick individuals into giving away cash, bank details or other personal information; this is done by them contacting thousands of random people. www.fraudwatch.org.uk

FraudWatch

Dog Fouling
A general reminder to all dog walkers that they have to clean up after their dog, whatever the weather or leaf or snow cover. The same applies to the hours of darkness - you need a torch. There are plenty of litter bins throughout the Parish, so please pick it up. When the children are encouraged to walk to school it is only fair that dog mess is picked up. East Riding of Yorkshire Council has issued Fixed Penalty Notices in Kirk Ella for failure to clear up after a dog has fouled.

If you can identify a dog walker who does not clean up, with the time and place, you should report it to ERYC, and the dog warden will try to visit the area. We have some stickers and will be affixing these to the lamp posts around Pine. Meadows. If anyone knows of other areas where more stickers are needed, please let us know. When the pavement is dry, we will use the Parish Council stencil and spray paint but it is not suitable in wet and cold weather. Liz and Tom kirkellagrapevine@gmail.com

A LETTER FROM COUNCILLOR MARGARET RAYMOND (RETIRING CHAIRMAN)

I just thought I ought to tell you that it is my intention to retire at the end of this summer term. Having been a Parish Councillor for over 22 years, in fact from the Council’s inception, I now feel it is time for me to step back.

During my time as a councillor we have written 22 annual reports which have been distributed each April. We have organised “The Way We Used To Be” exhibitions at the Memorial Hall, Kirk Ella, the Church Hall, South Ella and at the Kirk Ella School, all supported by our M.P. David Davis. We have had Yorkshire Day and charity money raising coffee mornings at our two local pubs and of course the production of our Heritage Trail book which my husband, Stan, helped me to produce and have printed following a successful grant application from “Awards for All”. He then erected more than 20 blue plaques on historic buildings round this trail. All this to enhance the historic value of our two most interesting villages.

There have been several other successful grant applications with which we have been able to buy street furniture, namely seats and information boards. Our latest is being supervised by the then Vice Chairman, now Chairman Councillor Shaun Horton, an historic information board for the Sycamores the old South Ella School site.

Our last major function was of course the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee barbecue, organised by Councillors Stan Raymond and John Bailey in conjunction with the management of the Hull Golf Club when our beacon was lit twice, on both the Thursday and Saturday evenings.

Kirk Ella and West Ella Parish Council is a most successful one not least because of the extreme hard work of our Clerk, Mandy Pickering. Thank you all for your support and friendship, the friendship which I hope will continue during my retirement.


Councillor Margaret Raymond

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Fairfield Neighbours Group
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