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Letter: Memorial site looks unkempt

After recently passing the Lissett Airfield Memorial, I was very disappointed at the way it looks.

Hilderthorpe Road regeneration area.

Letter: No end in sight for town roadworks

First let me congratulate the councils of Bridlington and East Yorkshire on the landscaping of Hilderthorpe Road and Springfield Avenue.

The Yorkshire Party stand clear on fracking.

Letter: A clear stand on fracking

As days go by I am getting more and more concerned over the state of the fracking industry. The people of Yorkshire do not want fracking not only on our doorstep but in our fields.
Smoking could be banned from outdoor public spaces.

Letter: Plan to ban smoking outdoors

So our “representatives” in Parliament now plan to ban smoking in outdoor public places too.

Bridlington Hospital should be made a top priority.

Letter: Hospital should be a top priority

The results of the General Election indicate that the electorate in the East Riding either overlooks or forgives as to what this present government has been implementing these past seven years with savage cuts to public services.

Limekiln Lane car park, the proposed site for the new coach park.

Letter: New route for coaches unsuitable?

I recently wrote to Cllr Richard Burton, portfolio holder for leisure and tourism and culture. My letter concerned two issues.

Bridlington is full of history, charm and character.

Letter: Bridlington needs to keep its identity

I despair that a Beverley-based council is in charge of Bridlington’s affairs.

Researching the life and career of the actor Guy Standeven.

Letter: Appeal for information on actor Guy Standeven

I am researching the life and career of the actor Guy Standeven. He was born August 28, 1928, in Scarborough and died in Hammersmith in 1998. He was born as Marcus Guy Wyndham Standeven.

Sir Greg Knight has fought against hospital facility closures.

Letter: Hospital facilities are testament to MP's commitment

May I draw the attention of Mr Edward Brian Hardgrave (Letters, 22 June) ‘MP should do more for hospital’.

More should be done to support Bridlington Hospital and its facilities.

Letter: MP should do more for our hospital

Sir Greg Knight’s return to office was tinged with sadness for the Tory MPs who lost their seats in the latest general election (quote from the Free Press).

Limekiln Lane Car Park Bridlington is the site of the new coach park.
Picture by Paul Atkinson:
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Letter: Coach park should stay where it is

The Spa has already proved its worth. The new base for the RNLI is taking shape and blends well with the architecture in that area.

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Sports field at Sewerby Heads.

Letter: Sports field needs signs

I am writing in the hope that this may facilitate a response from the East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

Bridge Street's new pedestrian area.

Letter: Poor paving work needs putting right

Re the Bridge Street new pedestrian area:

The pool at East Riding Leisure.

Letter: Disruption to regular pool users

It’s got to the start of half term already and yet again I’ve got to quit my most favourite physical activity which is swimming until the half term is over.

Parking near Hilderthorpe School on Shaftesbury Road is causing traffic chaos.

Letter: Parking woe as children leave school

As residents of Shaftesbury Road adjacent to Hilderthorpe school we are pleased that at long last publicity has been given to the parking problems that arise both prior to the school starting times but mainly between 2.45pm and 3.34pm when the children are leaving.

Bempton Lane is being used like a drag strip.

Letter: Bempton Lane like drag racing strip

The Free Press recently published a story regarding speeding thorough Sewerby that I read with interest.

Sewerby Heads Sportsfield.

Letter: Water leak concern at Fortyfoot

I do hope that the council are going to look at and do something about the water running off the playing field at the bottom of Sewerby Heads.

Oldies to blame for Britain's problems.

Letter: Oldies to blame for Britain's problems

Earlier this year, through no fault of my own, I reached the age of 87.

The Bridlington Club for Young People has applied for a new premises licence.

Letter: Concern over club licence bid

Bridlington Club for Young People on Gypsey Road has applied for a new premises licence.

The Bridlington Park and Ride site would also be an ideal spot for coaches.

Letter: Coaches could use park and ride site

With reference to Tom Sampson’s letter last week about the further desecration of our coastline with the change of use of part of Limekiln Lane car park to a coach park I would like to add more details.
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