Welcome to Hedon

 

 
Welcome to the historic town of Hedon, situated in the East Riding of Yorkshire. We hope you enjoy your Virtual Visit and that it will inspire you to come and see for yourself the hidden treasures of this pretty little market town. For those of you who are already familiar with Hedon, we hope this site will help you learn a little more.
 
To find Hedon, and to find your way around the town, go to the route map or the street map 
 
 
 
 
 
667th Mayor of the ancient and historic town of Hedon  
Cllr John Dennis and Mayoress, Mrs.Jennifer Dennis
 
 

 

 

Annual Town Meeting


OPEN TO REGISTERED ELECTORS OF THE TOWN OF HEDON


Commencing


 


7.00pm


 


On


 


Thursday 17th April 2014


 


At the Town Hall, Hedon


 


THE MAYOR OF HEDON IN THE CHAIR


 


Provisional agenda


 


1                     Welcome by the Town Mayor


2                     To agree and adopt the minutes of the 2013 Annual Town Meeting


3                     To consider any matters arising from the minutes


4                     To receive the Town Mayor’s Annual Report and Chairmen’s


          Reports.


5                     To receive reports from groups or organisations operating within


          Hedon which the town council may have helped to fund


6                     OPEN FORUM - An opportunity for residents of Hedon to ask questions on matters relating to the business of the town.


 


IF YOU WISH TO ASK A QUESTION IN THE OPEN FORUM PLEASE SEND IT TO THE TOWN CLERK IN WRITING NO LATER THAN 10TH APRIL 2014


(QUESTIONS RECEIVED IN WRITING WILL BE HEARD FIRST)


 


March 2014


Town Hall


 Hedon


East Yorkshire


 HU12 8EX


 


Tel: 01482 898428


email: townclerk@hedon.gov.uk


 

 

 

 

                                                                    New Legal Advice Service

 

After being awarded the East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s contract for generalist legal advice services, the Hull and East Riding Citizens Advice Bureau is delighted to announce that they are starting a new advice service in Hedon from April.

Advice and information will be available on a wide range of issues such as benefits, debt, consumer, employment, housing, relationships, legal matters etc. This advice will be accessible by appointment only at the Town Council, 36 St Augustines Gate Hedon. If you require an appointment please ring 01262 605644. Advice can also be accessed via telephone on 03300 3300 888 between 9am and 4pm Monday to Friday, email (e-advice.eastyorkshire@cabnet.org.uk) or by letter to Hull and East Riding CAB, 5a Prospect Arcade, Bridlington YO15 2 AL..

Hull and East Riding Citizens Advice Bureau also offers a wide range of volunteering opportunities including: receptionist, administrator, assessor, adviser, information assistant, community engagement officer and trustee. Anyone who is interested in learning more should contact the Bridlington office on the above number or email volunteering @hull-eastridingcab.org

  

HEDON TOWN COUNCIL – FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

 

MAY

 

Monday 26th – Hedon Family Treasure Hunt

 

JUNE

 

Sunday 22nd – A Walk (to confirm) through Hedon’s History (Dr. Martin Craven – Honorary Freeman)

 

JULY

 

Saturday 5th – Hedon in Bloom

Sunday 20th – Fun Run (fancy dress optional)

 

AUGUST

 

Saturday 2nd – Coach Trip (destination to be arranged)

Monday 25th – Biker Day

 

SEPTEMBER

 

Saturday 13th/Sunday 14th – Hedon Scarecrow Walk

 

OCTOBER

 

Friday 24th – Hedon’s Got Talent

 

Ongoing Photo Competitionclosing date for entries – 30th June 2014. Any photograph of Hedon for the 2015 Calendar – photos in jpeg to townclerk@hedon.gov.uk

 

 
 
COMMUNITY NOTICE BOARD

Residents will have seen the new Community Notice Board located on the “neb” outside Cooplands Bakery in the Market Place. The notice board was installed to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II and is intended for use by community groups to advertise forthcoming events etc.  It will also be used to advertise neighboring village events that may be of interest to Hedon residents however Hedon events advertising will take precedence. Anyone wishing to place a notice in the board should contact the Town Hall, St Augustines Gate Hedon, HU12 8EX – office opening hours are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9.00am till 3.00pm or email: townclerk@hedon.gov.uk