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"The resulting Community Led Plan forms a blueprint for use by Town/Parish Councils and other local bodies, as well as providing evidence for funding bids to enable the actions identified to be completed."


Litter Innovation Fund

26th September 2018

WRAP is happy to announce Round 2 of the Litter Innovation Fund (LIF). A £450,000 programme, funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

The Society of Rebellious Pilgrims

29th August 2018

An overdue apology

Bus market inquiry launched

16th August 2018

The Transport Committee has launched an inquiry into the decline of the bus market in England outside London.
A big HELLO from the Smile Community Hive Team

A big HELLO from the Smile Community Hive Team

9th August 2018

Smile Foundation has brought good intentions to life over the last nine years, all thanks to our corporate supporters. We are extremely proud and excited to be building on this success by working in partnership with East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust and Hull & East Yorkshire Mind.

Diabetes Awareness Day

12th June 2018

Saturday 16th June. 10 am to 4 pm The Britannia Royal Hotel, Hull City Centre. HU1 3UF. Free to Attend.

East Midlands Regional Community Led Housing Conference

12th June 2018

i Sleaford on Tuesday 11th September.

Summer Music Concert

12th June 2018

All Saints Church, Sancton. Sunday July 1st at 6.00pm

More Than a Pub National Conference - 26 June

29th May 2018

At Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH Start: 26th June, 2018 at 10:00am End: 26th June, 2018 at 3:30pm

Better Care Stakeholder Bulletin Issue 7

2nd May 2018

Working together to improve Health and Wellbeing

EqualiTeas: 18 June – 2 Jul

19th April 2018

This summer, take part with EqualiTeas which is a UK-wide celebration of our democratic equality and marks the 90th anniversary of the Representation of the People (Equal Franchise) Act 1928, in which all people were given the right to vote on an equal basis.

Volunteer Showcase - North Lincolnshire

19th April 2018

Save The Date - Tuesday 5th June 2018

How to provide Local Affordable Homes for Local People

Taking place on Saturday 28th April from 10am to 12:30pm at Aldbrough Sports Hall. for more details read on.

Litter Innovation Fund: Government backs new community projects

The first tranche of funding has been awarded to innovative litter-fighting projects across Britain

Neighbourhood Planning programme post 2018

13th March 2018

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) shall be continuing the Neighbourhood Planning programme beyond March 2018. You can read about the proposed new programme here.

Bright Green Future

6th March 2018

It's your world, step up and be heard.


5th March 2018

A new hub to help communities develop affordable homes across North Yorkshire and East Riding has been launched today (March 5).

Capital funding for village halls

19th January 2018

In celebration of their 60th anniversary The Garfield Weston Foundation has launched a new one-off fund of £5million to support Capital projects to provide new or improved facilities for local communities across the UK.

Energy efficient heating for over 100 homes

16th January 2018

One hundred and forty five homes are to get their heating facilities revamped through a new scheme being offered by the South Humber Energy Efficiency Partnership across North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire.

Macmillan Animated Video Project - benefits of patient involvement

16th January 2018

We had an idea but we don’t know if it’s a good one yet. So, we want to ask some people who have experience of cancer to work with us to make it an incredible idea, and then to turn it into a fantastic video resource.

Future of urgent care services discussed by health bosses

21st December 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has today, 19 December 2017, announced its intention to progress with implementing plans to transform urgent care services across the East Riding area. This follows a three month public consultation from October 2016 to January 2017 on the CCG’s plans to improve access to care and treatment for minor injuries and to change the way people receive care in the community.

Stay well this winter, don’t get caught without medicines

21st December 2017

Christmas and New Year can be a busy time, which makes it easy to miss checking on your medicine supplies. So local GPs are asking people to order repeat prescriptions early to make sure they have enough to tide them over the holiday period when some GP practices and pharmacies are closed.

Care in Crisis

12th December 2017

Age UK is the country's largest charity dedicated to helping older people make the most of later life. We are very concerned about the state of Social Care in this country and worried that the long promised Green Paper on Social Care is going to be ‘kicked into the long-grass’ by the Government.

North Lincs. Learning Disability Partnership

12th December 2017

Partnership Newsletter

Winteringham Fibre Broadband meeting with LincsFibre

28th November 2017

Presentation from LincsFibre to residents of the village about the potential of having Fibre Optic broadband direct to your home with speeds of 1Gbps upload and download.

Do you qualify for a FREE home eye test?

22nd November 2017

If you live in England , Wales and Scotland this may be for you.

Wolds Singles and Social Group

The group is looking for new members to join the group, which aims to reduce loneliness in the over 50's.

NHS - Stay Well This Winter

7th November 2017

Free Flu jabs available - see why you should take up this offer NOW.

VANL vacancy looking to recruiit a Family Support Coordinator

25th October 2017

For more details read more:

Integration (Better Care) Programme Board - Key Messages

25th October 2017

key messages from the BCF Programme Board meeting held on the 20th October 2017,

Rethink Caring and Coping Course

20th October 2017

We are pleased to advertise our course Caring and Coping (caring for someone with a mental illness) that we are running in partnership with the Humber Recovery College.
Beverley Community Lift Rallying Cry!

Beverley Community Lift Rallying Cry!

9th October 2017

Proposed changes to operator licensing will have a major impact on Beverley Community Lift and community transport generally.
Scunthorpe Bus Service

Scunthorpe Bus Service

21st September 2017

Have your say on bus services in Scunthorpe
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust,

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust,

20th September 2017

Scunthorpe Hospital Engagement and Listening Event - Your Views Matter to Us.

Welcome to the Community Transport Association's News Brief and Petition

At the beginning of August 2017 the Department for Transport sent out a letter which could have major implications for charities, community groups and public bodies that provide transport for their service users.

Winterton Men in Sheds

2nd August 2017

Tools, Tinkering, Talking and Tea! To find out more read on.

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG

24th July 2017

Additional recycling centres to benefit East Riding patients

Clinical patient outcomes improved in the East Riding of Yorkshire area

24th July 2017

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (ERY CCG), including clinical leaders, has today (21 July 2017) been recognised by NHS England for its ‘exceptional leadership’ and has demonstrated improvements in a range of clinical areas in the 2016-17 annual performance assessment.


15th June 2017

The Rural Services Network would like to hear from you and to complete the survey which can be accessed below.

Recruitment of volunteer drivers for North East Lincolnshire Voluntary Transport Schemes – we need you!

15th June 2017

A number of partner organisations are working together to create a voluntary transport scheme that covers the whole of North East Lincolnshire and supports isolated residents or those who are unable to access public transport services.

News Release from Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire (VANEL)

15th June 2017

- Launched as part of National Volunteers Week at the North East Lincolnshire Volunteer Managers’ Network first Volunteering Fair held in the Floral Hall at People’s Park on Friday 2nd June 2017 from 1000 we showcased our exciting new proposals to create a Blue Lights Brigade across Humberside.

Health and Social Care Information for Consumers

12th June 2017

Join Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire at our offices in Brough for a free one day event in support of Health Information Week.

Stress highlighted as a main priority for East Riding residents

22nd May 2017

Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire (HWERY) have produced a report which highlights stress levels at work or in education to be the main health & social care priority for residents of the East Riding.

East Riding of Yorkshire non-emergency medical transport provider announced

7th April 2017

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is pleased to announce that following a rigorous procurement process Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (YAS) has been awarded a new five-year contract to continue running non-emergency medical transport services (previously referred to as patient transport service) across the East Riding of Yorkshire.
Stuck for Local Transport?

Stuck for Local Transport?

30th March 2017

In the Sancton, Newbald, Market Weighton and Goodmanham area

Urgent care plans approved

The future of urgent care services in the East Riding of Yorkshire have today been confirmed, with three urgent care centres open 365 days per year set to be introduced in Beverley, Bridlington and Goole, replacing the current minor injury units across the region.

Village SOS the story of a great success

Links will show the true extent of the success of this project including a Case Study from Kilwick.
Tesco Bags Of Help Funding

Tesco Bags Of Help Funding

We need applications NOW!!!

Coast, Wolds, Wetlands and Waterways Funding Programme Update

15th February 2017

The LEADER Team last updated you on the CWWW LEADER Programme in December 2016, advising that the programme budget was fully committed to March 2017. See more information by reading more.

Take part: survey on the role of places of worship in communities

This is rural communities chance to explain the importance of the Church in rural village life and how that can be explored for the betterment of the community, heritage and faith.

Stay well this winter and choose the right care

6th January 2017

Doctors at East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group are reminding local residents to make sure they stock up on necessary medicines now to stay well over the Christmas period.

Village Halls on the BBC Radio Humberside

6th January 2017

Listen to the clips including HWRCC's Susan Oliver on the work of Village Halls and their importance to local communities.

Tesco Bags Of Help

4th January 2017

Apply for a Bags of Help grant
Action Towards Inclusion – Making a Sustained Difference.

Action Towards Inclusion – Making a Sustained Difference.

North Yorkshire Partnership Secures £7.4m of funding for the Community and Voluntary Sector over Three Years

Agreement made on new community services contract

7th December 2016

Following a long and thorough procurement process NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has agreed to award a five-year contract, of around £27 million per annum, to City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) to provide community services across East Riding of Yorkshire from 1 April 2017.

Trustee Vacancies

6th March 2018

HWRA are looking for dynamic trustees to lead the successful on-going work of the charity

OFCOM - Your chance to help them deliver a better Broadband service!

If you're a broadband customer & live in a rural area, we’d like your help to understand more about your experiences
NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has today had their plans approved to start a 12 week formal public consultation on proposed changes to urgent care services.

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has today had their plans approved to start a 12 week formal public consultation on proposed changes to urgent care services.

27th October 2016

The CCG were given the green light by the group’s governing body, which is made up of elected GPs along with agreed CCG executives, lay members and representatives from the local authority.

North East Lincolnshire Local Plan – Regulation 19 Publication of a local plan (further consultation)

12th October 2016

The North East Lincolnshire Local Plan is being prepared at time when there is a genuine opportunity to deliver major economic growth. The prospect of growth is real, we are already witnessing the signs of a new and exciting future for the area. New industries associated with the growth in off-shore wind operations and maintenance activities at the Port of Grimsby will stay with us for at least one generation. Consultation has played an important part in shaping the Local Plan. The Pre-Submission Draft Local Plan (2016) was published on the 29 February 2016 in order that the final statutory six week consultation could be undertaken. We received 511 representations during that consultation, some of which presented challenges to the robustness of the evidence base supporting the Plan.

Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund

Through the Fund, we will be donating seventy awards of £300 to warm hearted community projects and people.

Flu prevention information

Please see below for further promotional information regarding the flu awareness campaign.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council are extremely pleased to announce that the CWWW LEADER Programme is open for business.

Programme criteria, items not eligible for funding under this programme, along with other key documents, application forms and guidance are available for download. Please visits the Rural Programmes website

Caring for the Carer Planning support for Carers in North Lincolnshire

22nd August 2016

North Lincolnshire Council published an All Age Carers Commissioning Strategy in June 2015. The Strategy spans all life stages and enables North Lincolnshire Council to fulfil its statutory duties to adult carers who care for adults, as well as supporting the smooth transition of children and young people and young carers to adult carer support services in line with assessed need.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Council Tax Support Consultation

The annual Council Tax Support consultation went live online yesterday on the East Riding of Yorkshire Council "have your say" page and will run until 16 October 2016.
East Riding of Yorkshire health projects win top awards

East Riding of Yorkshire health projects win top awards

A number of innovative health projects in the East Riding won three awards for NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) at the recent Health Expo Awards 2016.

Coast, Wolds, Wetlands & Waterways (CWWW) LEADER Programme

15th June 2016

The CWWW LEADER Local Action Group met on the 25th May 2016 and agreed the formal launch of the CWWW LEADER Programme to follow the end of the Purdah period @ 24th June.

East Riding 4 Communities Mini Guide

Find funding to support your project through East Riding 4 Communities.

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group

Meeting your health information needs

East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Connecting Communities Grant

What is the Connecting Communities grant scheme? It is a scheme that provides funding for projects that get older people involved in social or physical activities or to take part in events that are happening in the community where they live. If you need help to fund an idea, then the grant may be able to help you.

Government response to review of rural proofing implementation carried out by an independent team led by Lord Cameron of Dillington.

Today the government’s response to the Lord Cameron Review on Rural Proofing has been published.

Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire

Healthwatch are looking for volunteers

SSE Sustainable Development Fund Launch

20th April 2015

The SSE Sustainable Development Fund has now been launched and is open for the first round of applications.

New guide aims to protect communities from flooding

2nd April 2015

A free, practical guide to help rural communities protect themselves from flooding is now available from HWRCC.

Do you want to improve NHS services across East Yorkshire?

15th December 2014

Join Involve! The purpose of Involve is to establish a strong network of local people, patients, carers, voluntary sector representatives and other partners that have an interest in NHS service developments.

Penny Brohn Cancer Care - Live Well with the Impact of Cancer.

21st May 2015

Penny Brohn Cancer Care are delivering a new Live Well with the Impact of Cancer service to people affected by cancer, and their loved ones or carers, in Hull and East Yorkshire.

Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership

16th October 2014

The Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership (IoAHC, formerly known as the Humberhead Levels Landscape Partnership) is now under way following a successful bid by the Humberhead Levels Partnership to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) national Landscape Partnership scheme. The scheme is expected to run from 2016-2020 and will bring together interests covering the natural and built environment, heritage, culture and sense of place in Hatfield Woodhouse, Moorends, Thorne and the Isle of Axholme.

Goole & District Carers Support Group

14th November 2014

The 'Time of Your Life' project offers carers in the district of Goole an opportunity to share experiences, gain friendship and take part in activities.

Dementia Awareness

20th July 2015

Find out how Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is raising awareness and caring for patients with dementia.

Many over-65s in England 'rarely use public transport'

22nd June 2015

The public transport system is failing the oldest and most vulnerable in society in England, a report says. The Future of Transport in an Ageing Society was compiled by think tank The International Longevity Centre - UK (ILC-UK) and charity Age UK.

National survey paints portrait of village hall life: 12 million hours of volunteering, £11m of renovations and 38.6 million cups of tea

17th September 2014

England’s 10,000 village halls rely on more than 12 million hours of volunteering each year to deliver their vital role at the heart of rural communities, a new survey* has revealed.

Top ten tips as heating oil customers urged to buy early

21st August 2014

Heating oil users are being urged to follow ten top tips by HWRCC ahead of the annual 'buy early' campaign.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council publishes guide on recent changes to the Planning System

11th July 2014

As part of the East Riding of Yorkshire Rural Update, the guide is designed to help farmers and business owners understand recent changes to the Planning System in relation to Permitted Development Rights.

Helping local communities to get more involved in the First World War Centenary

11th February 2014

As the remembrance campaign gets underway this year to mark the centenary of the First World War, we will see communities remember those who set off to battle.

Cut the cost of your heating oil and spread the cost

11th March 2014


East Riding Association of Rural Community Buildings celebrates three successful years supporting volunteers across the region!

16th October 2013

Find out more about the support and information that is available to the hundreds of volunteers managing community buildings and village halls in the area.

Become a member of the Hull and East Riding Greenshare Network

7th August 2016

Following a launch event in March, the Hull and East Riding Greenshare Network has been set up for groups, organisations and individuals with an interest in environmental issues to share useful information.

New brochure now available for Wheels to Work scheme!

4th October 2015

HWRCC's Wheels for Work scheme in North East Lincolnshire has recently launched a new brochure.

East Riding of Yorkshire NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA)

4th June 2013

The registered charity, Carers Federation, has been appointed to provide NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA) for the East Riding of Yorkshire.

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Litter Innovation Fund

WRAP is happy to announce Round 2 of the Litter Innovation Fund (LIF). A £450,000 programme, funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

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The Society of Rebellious Pilgrims

An overdue apology

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