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Hull patients unable to contact GPs after 'system outages'

Seven surgeries have been impacted by the problems this morning Patients across Hull and the East Riding have been unable to get through to their GP practices on Tuesday morning due to what are described as 'system outages'. Several surgeries are affected, according to the Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust, including sites in Hull, Bridlington and Hessle.

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Hull patients unable to contact GPs after 'system outages'

Water slides and flumes to reopen at East Riding Leisure Bridlington

The facilities will be open during weekend casual swim times and school holidays (Monday, May 31 to Friday, June 4) until further notice. A spokesman said: “Booking procedures remain in place – two days in advance for East Riding Leisure members and one day for non-members.

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Water slides and flumes to reopen at East Riding Leisure Bridlington

Developers hoping to convert farm garage slapped down by council

One committee member said the development seemed 'strange' when he visited the site Plans to convert an East Riding farm's garage into three homes have been refused over fears of their impact on surrounding countryside.East Riding Council's Eastern Area Planning Sub-Committee refused the application to convert the building, on the Enholmes Farm development in Enholmes Lane, Patrington, into housing.

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Developers hoping to convert farm garage slapped down by council

Another 24 homes approved for village 'besieged' by developments

Traffic in the village has already been described as an 'absolute nightmare' Plans for 24 new homes in an East Riding village have been approved as one councillor warned the area is becoming "besieged" by developments.East Riding Council's Eastern Area Planning Sub-Committee voted to approve details or reserve matters of the homes, off Sproatley Road, Preston, after initial outline permission was granted in 2019.

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Another 24 homes approved for village 'besieged' by developments

Northumberland challenges other foster care teams

Northumberland’s Foster Care team has challenged other local authorities to follow in their footsteps and take on the ‘Jerusalema Dance Challenge’ creating a wave of awareness across the country in aid of fostering and the opportunities it brings.The ‘Jerusalema Dance Challenge’ is an example of how dance brings people together, working together for a purpose.

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Northumberland challenges other foster care teams

Nigel Wilkinson elected as chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Councillor Nigel Wilkinson has been elected as the new chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council.Cllr Wilkinson, who has served as vice chairman for the past two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic, has been a councillor for the Howdenshire ward since his election in 2014.

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Nigel Wilkinson elected as chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Indian Covid could create 'explosive' outbreaks, warns health boss

Public health director Andy Kingdom said a local lockdown for Hull and East Riding should be a 'last resort' East Riding Council's public health boss has warned the new India coronavirus variant could create "explosive" outbreaks if it takes hold locally but new lockdowns should be a "last resort".

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Indian Covid could create 'explosive' outbreaks, warns health boss

York Croquet Club to throw open its doors to new members

PREMIUM YORK Croquet Club is set to throw open its doors on Sunday, May 16, to celebrate National Croquet Day.Croquet is proving a big hit with newcomers this season.The club has experienced a surge of interest from those wanting to try the friendly and socially-distanced game, and is now putting on extra introductory courses to cater for the demand.

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York Croquet Club to throw open its doors to new members

The secret contributor who co-wrote David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’

In the humble towns of East Riding in the green valleys of Yorkshire lives a man whose name not many in the wider world know, despite the fact that he helped to create one of the most important and best-loved songs in history.In the mid-1960s David Bowie was a young man with a burgeoning desire to make an impact.

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The secret contributor who co-wrote David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’

More than two in five people in the East Riding now fully vaccinated against Covid-19

More than two in five people in the East Riding have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.NHS data shows 117,065 people had received both jabs by May 9 – 41% of those aged 16 and over, based on the latest population estimates from the Office for National Statistics.

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More than two in five people in the East Riding now fully vaccinated against Covid-19

East Riding Council elects new Conservative leader Jonathan Owen

East Riding councillors met at Bridlington Spa for their yearly meeting on Thursday Jonathan Owen has been elected leader of East Riding Council at the authority's yearly meeting.Cllr Owen, of the ruling Conservatives, was elected with 50 votes in favour and one against on Thursday, May 13, with the nine-strong Liberal Democrat opposition abstaining.

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East Riding Council elects new Conservative leader Jonathan Owen

‘Humbelievable' Healthcare jobs you can apply for right now

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust is recruiting for a wide range of roles across Hull and East Yorkshire Your perfect job might be closer than you think, one that makes you excited to get out of bed every day.A job where you thrive professionally and have an opportunity for development.

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‘Humbelievable' Healthcare jobs you can apply for right now

Patients blame GP Covid rules for devastating misdiagnoses

Hull patients have spoken out as they still struggle to access GP services as a result of the pandemic Patients have been questioning when GP appointments will return to 'normal' after sharing their traumatic experiences of deaths and misdiagnosed illnesses from restricted GP services.Over a year on from the start of the pandemic, surgeries across Hull and the East Riding are still offering phone and video appointments in many cases - leading to patients saying their illness are being wrongly diagnosed, some with fatal consequences.

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Patients blame GP Covid rules for devastating misdiagnoses

Planning applications submitted to East Riding of Yorkshire Council week beginning May 10

We have compiled a list of planning applications submitted to East Riding of Yorkshire Council week beginning May 10 Below is a list of all the planning applications submitted to East Riding of Yorkshire Council week beginning May 10.Fell one Pine tree due to the tree being dead, has no foliage and is a poor specimen at Broadrake 7, Cherry Garth, Lund.

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Planning applications submitted to East Riding of Yorkshire Council week beginning May 10

Optician solves children's dyslexia after spotting rare condition

East Riding optometrist Philip Shoebridge has helped many children to read after they were 'written off' at school It is a common learning difficulty which is blamed for poor behaviour and kids acting like 'class clowns' to avoid having to do work which have life-long consequences.But an East Riding optometrist has revealed a large proportion of children who are labelled 'dyslexic' have a simple sight flaw which can be easily corrected, and he's championing the need for parents and schools to ensure proper testing is carried out on children who struggle to read.

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Optician solves children's dyslexia after spotting rare condition

Could You Foster A Child In Need?

The importance of a safe and loving home is more important than ever at the moment and the council is looking for more caring adults to become foster carers and join the hundreds of others who are caring for our children across the East Riding.Foster Care Fortnight runs from 10-23 May and would normally be a time for East Riding of Yorkshire Council to organise drop-in sessions and information events for anybody interested in fostering.

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Could You Foster A Child In Need?

Thunder and lightning in Hull updates as city hit by downpour

The heavens have opened across Hull and the East Riding The heavens have opened across Hull as claps of thunder were heard across the city.A downpour quickly followed a loud crash of thunder ring out as lightning was also reported being spotted in areas of East Yorkshire.It was almost as over as quickly as it started with two crashes heard in Hull.

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Thunder and lightning in Hull updates as city hit by downpour

Former policeman thought he'd got away with 'sickening' sex crimes

Paul Lamb, 73, was a manager of a children's home in Driffield in the 1980's A former children’s home manager has been jailed for over 17 years for multiple sexual offences spanning two decades.Paul Lamb, 73, was found guilty of 19 sexual offences which included the rape and sexual abuse of a teenager who looked up to him as a “father figure”.

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Former policeman thought he'd got away with 'sickening' sex crimes

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner live count as Keith Hunter expects 'substantial loss' River bank blighted by rubbish traced to home 60 miles away Gym refurb put on hold after wait for new kit stuck in Suez Canal Major bridge shut for five weeks as essential repairs carried out Lazy litter louts slammed for fly-tipping huge boat on roadside Covid spike in East Yorkshire town after 'big outbreak' at warehouse The outbreak comes amid a positive overall backdrop New East Riding Conservative leader says council 'needed change' Cllr Jonathan Owen said talk of a breakaway bloc was 'blown out of proportion' No 'night of the long knives' as devolution blamed for council coup East Riding council leader overthrown by Tory colleagues speaks out Live reaction as East Riding council leader Richard Burton ousted after Tory colleagues stage coup Parish and town council roles as candidates vie for May votes Four of the East Riding's 168 parish and town councils are holding elections in May Council health boss' warning over social distancing concerns East Riding council leader to face Conservative leadership challenge Group sources said leader Cllr Richard Burton and his deputy Cllr Mike Stathers would face rival bids at the upcoming AGM Dog exclusion zones coming into force on four East Riding beaches These are the four areas affected by the dog exclusion zones East Riding Council looking after children with 'more complex needs' Expelled East Riding Tory councillor says he's done 'nothing wrong' Paul Lisetter was punished after he appeared at a planning inquiry Residents to be consulted on plans for 1,100 new homes every year East Riding Council's cabinet heard proposals in the new draft Local Plan were a 'starting point' Big fines for boat operators illegally fishing off Yorkshire coast The prosecution 'sent out a clear message' to others World's oldest Humboldt penguin celebrates birthday in East Yorkshire zoo Why sleepy seaside town had highest Covid rate in England East Riding bus services praying for passengers to return as Hull Trains relaunch limited services The 9 East Riding venues granted outdoor pavement licences 'Nightclub without walls' bar hits back at village critics as it fights for survival Cave Bar & Kitchen said it is 'family friendly' with customers aged zero to 100 South Cave 'nightclub without walls' turned down day after opening 20 jobs are now on the line at Cave Bar and Kitchen

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East Riding of Yorkshire Council

'Your loved one has died in a car crash': Police investigate 'distressing' hoax calls

POLICE are investigating a series of hoax calls in which someone claiming to be a police officer has called people to tell them a loved one has been killed in a road accident.The caller, who has been ringing people in the East Riding and Humberside area, claims to be an officer from Humberside Police.

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'Your loved one has died in a car crash': Police investigate 'distressing' hoax calls