Scarborough Bridge to close for replacement

Published Friday, 18th January 2019

Scarborough Bridge is set to close to pedestrians from Sat 26 January whilst the existing bridge is removed and the new improved bridge is put in place. The new bridge is scheduled to open in March.

Regional funding supports York cultural plans

Published Thursday, 17th January 2019

Exciting plans to create new cultural experiences for York residents will be considered by City of York Council’s Executive Member for Leisure, Culture and Tourism next week (Friday 25 January).

Local election briefing for prospective independent candidates

Published Thursday, 17th January 2019

As part of a series of briefings for anyone who is interested in standing for local council elections on 2 May, a briefing session for prospective independent candidates will take place this month.

Dads step in to be ‘Lollipop men’ at local school

Published Thursday, 17th January 2019

Two dads from York have stepped in to help their local community by being lollipop men at their children’s local school.

Private swimming school sentenced after causing infection that affected over 160 York residents

Published Wednesday, 16th January 2019

Today, [16 January 19] York Magistrates fined a York swimming school £1,500 after identifying health and safety failings that led to an outbreak of a parasitic infection.

York’s play parks get £400k refurb

Published Wednesday, 16th January 2019

Big changes are underway to transform York’s play equipment and play areas for children across the city.

600 new homes for York as borrowing cap lifts

Published Wednesday, 16th January 2019

City of York Council is proposing extra investment in its biggest house-building programme since the 1970s, following the removal of a borrowing cap.

Three men sentenced for urinating in public

Published Wednesday, 16th January 2019

York Magistrates have sentenced three men for urinating in public, and ordered them to pay a total £1331.00.

Joint statement on CQC’s systems review

Published Wednesday, 16th January 2019

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report of its review of York’s health and care systems in November 2018.

Plans to create a Minster Precinct Neighbourhood Area open for consultation

Published Tuesday, 15th January 2019

The Minster Precinct could become the second non-parished area in York to have its own Neighbourhood Plan Area if agreed.

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