Member of Parliament for
Brigg & Goole and the
Isle of Axholme

Andrew Percy MP

Consultation Deadline for Planning Application, PA/2020/362 (Ponds, Poles Bank, Wroot), Extended by Two Weeks

We are pleased to report that Planning Application, PA/2020/362, Ponds, Poles Bank, Wroot, to erect 15 residential lodges and associated buildings has had its deadline extended by two weeks. Andrew adds, "The issue of extending the deadline - in order to give residents more time to consider and discuss the application - was brought to my attention last week. I am therefore pleased that, after raising this with the council, the consultation deadline has been granted an extension." For further i...

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Imagination Library Update and Readings by Dolly Parton

Andrew is encouraging residents to make use of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library readings of a book a week. Andrew explained on Facebook: "So pleased to have set up the Imagination Library both in North Lincs by working with the Council and the small scheme I run and raise the funding for myself for the Goole and Snaith area. I know kids, parents, grandparents and carers really love getting the books. "Books are still being delivered but due to the current issues, Dolly is recording a book ev...

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Morrisons Supermarket Support for Vulnerable Customers

We have received the below update from Morrisons regarding two options for support available to vulnerable customers to help get food quickly.   -Morrisons have launched a dedicated phone service for customers who are self-isolating, elderly, vulnerable and not able to visit a shop. They can order from a list of around 45 essential items (including milk, bread, fruit and hearty ready meals) which are picked at their local store and delivered directly from the store with payment taken at the d...

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Andrew and Councillors Launch Service to Support Residents and Voluntary Groups During Lockdown

Andrew and Councillors Launch Service to Support Residents and Voluntary Groups During Lockdown For the past few weeks myself and the local team have been supporting residents who have been contacting us in unprecedented numbers.  We have wonderful volunteer groups working across the area to support residents, but understanding what support is available can be confusing. That is why I have teamed up with all of the Councillors representing the Brigg & Goole and Isle of Axholme constitue...

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Swinefleet 4R Application- Further Update

Andrew has provided the below update on the Swinefleet 4R Application on his Facebook page. You can find the original Facebook post and the letter Andrew mentions online here: Please also see the bottom of this page for an update on the deadline from Andrew.  As promised, I have posted below my objection letter to the 4R development for the waste centre at Swinefleet. Please feel free to use some of the issues I have raised in it in your own lett...

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Updated Links to Support and Advice Relating to Covid-19

Andrew has posted an update on his Facebook page with the following useful links for individuals, employees and employers, and businesses. Andrew explains, "I have provided below some useful links which relate to many of the questions being raised with me locally at the moment. We have lots of local volunteer groups offering support and I have listed some of those previously.  "The links below are mainly links to the national support and advice, or that offered by local Councils. I want to as...

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Local Support Continues

Andrew has provided the following update on the local support for residents during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Andrew reports, "I just wanted to assure residents that my team and I remain fully on hand to support residents at this time and we are receiving hundreds of emails, calls and facebook direct messages everyday. Whether it is constituents trapped overseas, questions about the lockdown guidelines or helping people struggling with employment, shopping or business concerns my team ...

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Flooded Properties Council Tax Relief

Andrew has provided the following update on Council Tax relief for properties impacted by the recent flooding.  Andrew explains, "Residents may remember that I wrote to East Riding Council following the announcement that flooded homes and business properties would receive three months Council Tax relief. I asked for an assurance that this would be expanded. I am pleased to report that East Riding Council have now confirmed to me that after that 3 month period, the relief will be extended until...

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