Council News / Hedon / Holderness / Humberside Police

New council-led Community Partnership for Hedon and Withernsea

THE NEWS that the Holderness LAT (Local Action Team) has been “reviewed” out of existence by the East Riding Council, will not strike people in the area as significant news. Unfortunately, not many people knew that the body existed in the first place! Unfortunate that not many people knew about the LAT? Judge for yourself: … Continue reading

Holderness / Humberside Fire & Rescue

Impaled seagull rescued by Fire Brigade

HUMBERSIDE FIRE AND RESCUE CREWS have been doing a fantastic job in tackling serious problems during the recent deluge and floodwaters in Goole. On the 3rd August crews attended over 75 incidents in Goole on that day alone. However, this local incident shows one of their more bizarre jobs!  Emergency services were called to a property in … Continue reading

Holderness / Humberside Police

Police appeal for volunteers to help with search for missing Marlene

POLICE ARE STILL ASKING FOR HELP from the public to help locate a missing Withernsea woman, Marlene Wagstaff. Mrs Wagstaff was reported missing on Friday 22 July 2011 and since then a large scale search has been undertaken by the police and coastguard in an attempt to locate her. Police yesterday issued a picture of … Continue reading

Burstwick / Holderness

Another change to Withernsea buses – New service 74

FROM SUNDAY 17th JULY there will be further changes to buses between Withernsea and Hull. In response to passenger feedback (including a petition) about recent timetable alterations EYMS (East Yorkshire Motor Services)  will be changing some Service 77 journeys into a new Service 74, which will go via Ryehill instead of Burstwick. There will also … Continue reading