East Riding of Yorkshire Council launches bus consultation

East Riding of Yorkshire Council launches bus consultation

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is proposing cuts to subsidised bus services as part of a programme to save £170 million from its budget over ten years.

You can find out all you need to know about the consultation and contribute to the review by visiting the East Riding of Yorkshire website

You can also take part in one of the many drop-in sessions being run by East Riding of Yorkshire Council from 10:30am to 1:30pm on the following dates:

Tuesday 19 July 2016 - Beverley Leisure Centre

Wednesday 20 July 2016 - Hessle Town Hall

Tuesday 26 July 2016 - Pocklington Burnby Community Hall

Wednesday 27 July 2016 - Driffield, Cass Hall, King Street

Wednesday 3 August 2016 - Brough Petuaria Centre

Thursday 4 August 2016 - Hedon, Alexandra Hall

Wednesday 10 August 2016 - Hornsea, Town Council, Newbegin

Wednesday 17 August 2016 - Market Weighton, Massey Room, Scout Hall, Providence Row


And a mobile information bus will be visiting the following villages in East Riding:

Tuesday 2 August 2016

Boynton (Village Hall) from 10:30am to 11:30am

Rudston (Middle Street) from 11:45am to 12:45pm

Burton Fleming (Front Street, near the Burton Arms) from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Wold Newton (Butt Lane, Bus Shelter) from 2:45pm to 3:45pm

Kilham (Church Street, outside Church) from 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Driffield (George Street, near Tesco) from 5:30pm to 7:00pm


Tuesday 16 August 2016

Bubwith (Main Street, near Post Office) from 10:30am to 11:30am

Holme on Spalding Moor (Village Hall Car Park) from 12noon to 1:00pm

Middleton on the Wolds (Front Street, near Post Office) from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Bainton (Main Street, near Back Street) from 2:45pm to 3:45pm

Beverley (Saturday Market) from 4:30pm to 6:30pm


Friday 19 August 2016

Sutton on Derwent (outside Primary School) from 10:30am to 11:30am

Melbourne (outside Primary School) from 12noon to 1:00pm

Seaton Ross (Village Hall) from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Everingham (Main Street, Bus Shelter) from 2:45 to 3:15pm

Bielby (Main Street, Bus Shelter) from 3:30pm to 4:00pm

Pocklington (Market Place) from 4:30pm to 6:30pm


Thursday 25 August 2016

Humbleton (New Lane, Bus Shelter) from 10:30am to 11:30am

Roos (near Roos Arms) from 12noon to 1:00pm

Burton Pidsea (Memorial Hall) from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Burstwick (Village Hall) from 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Paull (Main Street, Humber Tavern) from 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Hedon (Thorn Road Corner) from 5:45pm to 7:00pm

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