Skirlaugh Parish Council

Serving Your Village For You

Village Sign

Clerk: Sara Towne
31 West Street, Leven
Beverley, East Riding of
Yorkshire HU17 5LE

Tel: 01964 544067

Author: Sara Towne

Notice of casual vacancy.

A casual vacancy has arisen following the resignation of Cllr. G. Kay.

Posted: Mon, 18 Jul 2022 16:11 by Sara Towne

Tags: Councillors

Jubilee Wood

It has been noticed that people are taking dogs into Jubilee Wood for exercise and are not clearing up any fouling left behind.

The wood is open to residents to use and enjoy, by walking, sitting or using the picnic tables. For this reason it was decided when the wood was opened to the public that dogs would not be allowed in the wood.

The parish council will be grateful if residents will respect decision... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jun 2022 14:58 by Sara Towne

Tags: Dog fouling, Jubilee Wood

Audit of accounts 2022

The documents relating to the audit of accounts of the parish council are now available.

Posted: Fri, 10 Jun 2022 15:13 by Sara Towne

Tags: Audit

Vacancies for a councillor

There are two vacancies for councillors, to be filled by co-option.

If you are interested in joining the council, or would like more information about what is involved, please contact the clerk.

Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 13:58 by Sara Towne

Tags: Councillors

Rights of Way - consultation

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is asking residents to contribute to the 'Rights of Way Improvement Plan' (ROWIP) consultation survey as the authority sets out the overall direction of travel and aims for the development of the public rights of way network in East Yorkshire.

The survey includes multiple statements on which residents can enter a response which ranges between strongly agree and strongly... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Mar 2022 13:24 by Sara Towne

Tags: Public Rights of Way

Financial Support

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has a number of schemes which offer financial support to residents. More information can be found on their website or by telephoning 01482 393939.

www.eastriding.gov.uk

Posted: Sat, 06 Nov 2021 13:48 by Sara Towne

Tags: Services

Climate Emergency

At its March meeting the parish council agreed to declare a Climate Emergency. The declaration and the action plan can be viewed here.

Posted: Fri, 14 May 2021 12:24 by Sara Towne

Tags: Climate Emergency, policies

St. Augustine's Church

Information regarding the Skirlaugh Church repair project can be found at www.skirlaughchurch.org.uk/repair-project.

Posted: Fri, 25 Sep 2020 12:02 by Sara Towne

Tags: Skirlaugh Church

Parking on pavements

There is an increasing problem with vehicles being parked partly on the footpath. This causes an obstruction for pedestrians, in particular those in a wheelchair or mobility scooter and parents with a pushchair.

National legislation is being proposed to address this problem. The parish council will be grateful if drivers will take care to park thoughtfully and ensure their vehicle is not blocking the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Sep 2020 15:40 by Sara Towne

Tags: Roads and footpaths

Dog Fouling

There have been numerous reports of dog fouling occurring in the village. If anyone notices fouling, please report this to the parish council with details of date, time and location. This information will be collated to identify any persistent problem areas and passed on to the ERYC dog warden. Reports can be made by email, telephone or in writing to the clerk, or through the WhatsApp group.

New litter... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 11:51 by Sara Towne

Tags: Dog fouling