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Banking Hub Survey

Banking Hub Survey

Following the recent Banking Hub Focus Group, East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Cottingham Parish Council have created a survey in order to ensure a strong evidence base for the need for a Banking Hub in Cottingham and to get people’s views on how it should operate. In case you were not aware of the… Read More

Banking Hub Focus Group

Banking Hub Focus Group

Following the recent announcement by Lloyds to close their Cottingham branch on the 21st September 2022 and the subsequent announcement of the creation of a ‘Banking Hub’ in the village, the Parish Council has been in communication with ‘The Banking Hub Company’ to ascertain just what exactly a Banking Hub is, what services it will… Read More

What a load of Rubbish

What a load of Rubbish

Residents in the East Riding are being encouraged to complete an online survey about fast food litter. The waste and recycling team at East Riding of Yorkshire Council is asking people to take part in the consultation to air their views on how the littering of packaging from fast food outlets affects the area. The… Read More

Meeting with Humberside PCC, 26th May 2022

Meeting with Humberside PCC, 26th May 2022

Cottingham Parish Council has secured a public meeting with the Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner, Jonathan Evison. This will take place at 7:30pm on Thursday 26th May in the Civic Hall. It is outside the remit of the Commissioner to comment on operational matters that are the jurisdiction of Humberside Police. However, the Commissioner will… Read More

Jubilee Jubilations

Jubilee Jubilations

As we are sure you will be aware, the Queen celebrates 70 years on the throne later this year with events taking place over an extended Bank Holiday weekend between the 2nd and 5th June. The Parish Council has purchased Union Jack bunting (yes, we know it’s only the Union Jack if it is at… Read More

February Full Parish meeting

February Full Parish meeting

Normally our Full Parish Council and Finance meetings take place on the third Thursday of the month. Unfortunately, due to bereavement, we have had to postpone the meeting to the 24th. Further details and an agenda will appear on our meetings page closer to the date

Statement- Small Business Grant

Statement- Small Business Grant

In the first half of 2020, the Parish Council received the £10,000 Small Business Grant. Though administered by local authorities, this was money received from central Government in order to assist organisations and businesses with additional costs due to Covid. Across the country over 900,000 payments of this grant, and a similar grant, were awarded…. Read More

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

There are now only 89 days to go until our Christmas Festival on Sunday 5th December and, following on from an Events Working Party meeting last night, the arrangements are being made thick and fast. Organisation was slightly delayed this year as we were not sure if the event was going ahead but since the… Read More

September office reopening

September office reopening

Following on from the Government announcement on the 12th July, Cottingham Parish Council has decided to reopen to the public from the 1st September. This will allow time for our staff to receive their 2nd vaccination and for it to take affect, as well as minimising disruption from annual leave taken in August. It is… Read More

Planning for new housing

Planning for new housing

Every council must allocate land for new housing. We are all living longer, and living with fewer people in each household, so we need more dwellings for the same number of residents. The planning process is a long one, and starts with drafting a set of rules to decide how sites should be allocated, and… Read More