East Riding statement over Rotherham link official

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2:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council has broken its silence after it emerged the official in charge of child safeguarding at the authority worked at Rotherham council during the years of ignored warnings over child sexual exploitation.

Goole woman in court over benefit fraud

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10:29am Friday 29th August 2014

A GOOLE woman who claimed more than £5,500 in benefits that she was not entitled to will have to repay the cash.

East Riding primary schools' success

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8:54am Friday 29th August 2014

PRIMARY schools in the East Riding have achieved the best results in the Yorkshire and the Humber region.

Wine expert passes course with distinction

York Press: Stamford Bridge restaurant manager Timi Kerekes with her certificate from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust

12:21pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THINK you know about wine? Think again. Timi Kerekes can teach you a thing or two.

Tone Zone work begins in bid to keep Est Yorkshire folk healthy

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8:37am Thursday 28th August 2014

WORK is under way on £1.2m of improvements at Beverley Leisure Complex.

Murder investigation launched after attack in Yorkshire seaside town

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12:35pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A MAN who was found seriously injured in a Yorkshire seaside town has died.

Tickets go on sale for Beverley Literature Festival

York Press: West front of Beverley minster, said to have inspired Westminster AbbeyImage supplied by Beverley Minster

11:25am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TICKETS have gone on sale for this year’s Beverley Literature Festival.

Free health checks

York Press: IVF hope for Ryedale women

9:21am Tuesday 26th August 2014

FREE NHS health checks are to be offered to people aged between 40 and 74 years across the whole of the East Riding.

Top musicians bringing their music to East Yorkshire

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9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A NEW season of concerts featuring some of the country’s leading musicians has been announced in East Yorkshire.

Yorkshire Wolds and Outdoors Festival

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10:33am Tuesday 26th August 2014

WALKERS, ramblers, cyclists and horse riders can enjoy a variety of walks and outdoor activities during September’s Yorkshire Wolds and Outdoors Festival, launching at The KP in Kilnwick Percy, Pocklington, next Wednesday, September 3.

Boundary row growing

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

8:58am Friday 22nd August 2014

A BOUNDARY row is growing up between East Riding of Yorkshire Council (ERYC) and its neighbours in Hull City Council. The city council has set up a commission of inquiry to look at the possibility of extending its boundaries over 12 current East Riding parishes.

Council goes online to engage with residents

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8:55am Friday 22nd August 2014

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council is expanding its use of social media to engage with residents and support the services it delivers.

Former drama teacher takes Game of Thrones starring role

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8:08am Wednesday 20th August 2014

EAGLE-eyed viewers of a certain age may have spotted a former Goole teacher on their small screens.

Warning to check barbecued food

York Press: Tasty burgers on the barbecue

10:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

FOOD lovers eager to soak up the remaining days of summer are being warned to check the food they cook on barbecues.

Safari to Spurn Point needs helping hand after vehicle gets stuck

York Press:

8:04am Tuesday 19th August 2014

VISITORS enjoyed a guided tour of a Yorkshire beauty spot - although suffered a sinking feeling along the way.

Protesters glue themselves to gates in anti-fracking protest

York Press:

11:42am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SEVERAL protesters locked and super-glued themselves to gates outside a new fracking site at Crawberry Hill, near Beverley, in East Yorkshire.

Driver critically ill in hospital after car hits a tree

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11:20am Friday 15th August 2014

A 22-year-old man is fighting for his life in hospital following a serious collision this morning.

Bielby Music Festival set to be on-song

York Press: LIVE DATE: The Vintage Belles will be among the acts to perform at Music Through the Decades, in Hurworth, on Saturday

10:17am Friday 15th August 2014

SHOW organisers are aiming for another bumper year of music as the Bielby Festival goes through its final preparations.

Bubwith crash man cut out of car

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9:16am Friday 15th August 2014

A MAN was taken to hospital with a broken leg after a rush- hour crash in Bubwith, near Selby.

Support fund to be set up for victims of crime

York Press: Matthew Grove, Humberside’s Police and Crime Commissioner, outside Pocklington Police Station

8:13am Friday 15th August 2014

HUMBERSIDE’S Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Matthew Grove is to launch a £400,000 fund to support the victims of crime.

Beauty spot offering off-road safari trips

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7:53am Thursday 14th August 2014

A FAMOUS Yorkshire beauty spot is giving visitors a chance to experience it as never before - with its own safari trips.

Recycling rate soars in East Riding

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11:24am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PEOPLE in the East Riding Council area had one of the highest recycling rates in the country in July.

Tributes paid to police officer and talented artist, John Wardell

York Press:

12:10pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

WELL-KNOWN former Selby police officer and talented artist, John Wardell, has died in York Hospital.

Fantastic fossils make for a great display at Goole Museum

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11:15am Tuesday 12th August 2014

ONE man’s fantastic fossils are now on display at Goole Museum.

Chef backing East Yorkshire food and drink awards

York Press:

10:12am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A MICHELIN starred chef has given his support to an awards scheme that celebrates East Yorkshire’s local food and drink industry.

Free map for cyclists to explore Yorkshire Wolds

York Press:

9:56am Tuesday 12th August 2014

CYCLISTS in East Yorkshire can benefit from a free bike map featuring six cycling routes from Pocklington.

Sewerby Hall celebrates 300 years with big birthday event

York Press: Sewerby Hall, Bridlington

9:51am Tuesday 12th August 2014

STAFF at Sewerby Hall and Gardens in East Yorkshire are celebrating its 300th birthday in style.

Gliders heading to Pocklington airfield for national contest

York Press: Wolds Gliding Club pilots on the grid, left to right Colin Hayes, Graham Wadforth and Jan van der Hoek,  waiting to launch at a previous National Two-Seater Competition at Pocklington airfield.

11:10am Tuesday 12th August 2014

THE Wolds Gliding Club in East Yorkshire is to host the 29th national two-seater gliding competition later this month.

East Yorkshire energy switching among the best in the country

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

9:28am Monday 11th August 2014

THE East Riding is one of the best performing places in the country for collective energy switching programmes to help residents save.

Remembering famous East Riding meteorite

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

10:24am Saturday 9th August 2014

ARCHIVISTS at East Riding Council are appealing to people to check their attics and cupboard for historic documents that could shed light on a major event on the area's history.

Driffield volunteer nominated for award

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10:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

A DRIFFIELD woman who helps run a sight loss support group is in the running for a national award.

Bridlington pupils volunteer to help visitors get around

York Press: North Beach, Bridlington

8:49am Saturday 9th August 2014

SECONDARY school pupils will help tourists find their way around Bridlington this summer in a new project run by Headlands School, Bridlington Tourist Information Service, East Riding Council and Visit Hull and East Riding.

Pocklington Canal’s new bridge officially opened

York Press:

7:34am Saturday 9th August 2014

A SWING bridge is in operation on Pocklington Canal more than 80 years after its predecessor was removed.

Fatal crash victims named

York Press: Police - zxc

4:33pm Thursday 7th August 2014

POLICE have named the man and woman who died following a crash in East Yorkshire yesterday.

Railway campaigners welcome call for links

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10:14am Thursday 7th August 2014

CAMPAIGNERS to reopen a Yorkshire railway line have welcomed a call for better rail links in the north.

Yorkshire Wolds beauty bid requires further information

York Press: A view across the Yorkshire Wolds

8:39am Thursday 7th August 2014

MORE information is needed before the Yorkshire Wolds can be named an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Pocktoberfest cancelled due to building work

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10:52am Thursday 7th August 2014

THE popular Pocktoberfest beer and music festival will not take place this year, organisers have announced.

2 killed and 2 badly injured in Wolds crash

York Press: Police - zxc

6:56pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

TWO people have died and two others have been badly injured in a three-car crash in East Yorkshire today.

Welcome to Yorkshire sign unveiled

York Press: HELP REQUESTED: Eric Pickles.

12:10pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

THE first sign welcoming people to Yorkshire has been unveiled in the county.

New bus information service for East Yorkshire

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

12:08pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

 BUSES in the East Riding will soon carry real time information for passengers around the area.

Anti-fracking protesters arrested at Crawberry Hill

York Press: North Yorkshire Police - zxc

7:46am Monday 4th August 2014

A NUMBER of anti-fracking protesters were arrested in East Yorkshire by Humberside Police on Saturday.

Teenager to talk on disability and faith

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1:21pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A TEENAGER from East Yorkshire who has overcome difficulties in his life will preach in York tomorrow.

Hard work and clean living has got Hilda to 103

York Press: Hilda Floyd , from Melbourne , who will be 103 on Friday 1st August  with her youngest daughter, Wendy Fineron   Picture Frank Dwyer (8789195)

9:13am Friday 1st August 2014

HARD work, clean living and a good family have been credited for helping a doting great great grandmother reach her 103rd birthday today.

Murder accused’s court appearance delayed

York Press: APPEAL: Police want to find John Heald

7:53am Friday 1st August 2014

A MAN’S first appearance at Hull Crown Court on a charge of murdering an East Yorkshire hotel landlady has been adjourned for a week to next Friday.

Former parish chairman and scout worker jailed for sexually abusing teenage boys

York Press:

10:42am Thursday 31st July 2014

A FORMER parish council chairman and Scout worker from East Yorkshire has been jailed for seven years for sexually abusing two teenage boys.

Bridlington murder accused in court

York Press: APPEAL: Police want to find John Heald

10:48am Thursday 31st July 2014

A MAN has appeared in court charged with the murder of an East Yorkshire hotel landlady.

Refurbished Beverley museum reopens

York Press: Beverley Minster

11:57am Wednesday 30th July 2014

THE refurbished Beverley Community Museum in the Guildhall has been officially opened.

Free guided bicycle rides in the East Riding

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

9:20am Wednesday 30th July 2014

CYCLING fans in the East Riding are being urged to sign up to free guided rides around the county this summer.

£6.3m school rebuild scheme begins in Driffield

York Press: East Riding of Yorkshire Council logo

8:22am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A MULTIMILLION-pound rebuilding scheme at a Driffield special school for pupils with learning difficulties is now under way.

East Riding pair in court over benefit fraud charge

York Press: Scales - zxc

8:52am Wednesday 30th July 2014

TWO East Yorkshire women have ended up with criminal records after being prosecuted for benefit fraud.

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