The next Parish Council meeting will take place on 9th January 2017 starting at 7.30pm. The Parish Council has a vacancy for a handyman, main duties are grass cutting and general duties around the Parish. Current working hours are 5hrs October to March and 15hrs April to September. Details available from the Clerk. Applications should be submitted in writing, outlining experience, to the Clerk PRESTON PICTURE PALACE - PRESTON COMMUNITY HALL. On Friday 20th January 2017 the new year programme kicks of with "Bridge of Spies" a Cold War thriller starring Tom Hanks, show starts at 7.15pm. Future films (to be confirmed) include "Golden Years", "Women in Gold", "Florence Foster Jenkins" and a special showing of the classic film "Dr. Zhivargo". Walks in the East Riding. Details of PROW in the East Riding with local walks details. Click on Parish Information and then Leisure. Cranswick Foods Odors. If you are effected by unacceptable odors from Cranswick Country Foods you can report them to the Environment Agency as soon as possible by ringing the incident hotline on 0800 80 70 60 (Free phone, 24hr service). Information useful when reporting any odor problem includes: the location where the odor was detected, date, time and wind direction. The Council currently has allotment plots available at it's Weghill Road and Sandhills sites. 2016/17 rents are: residents £6 and non residents £10. Lead thefts. Following the recent spate of leads thefts in the area the Police have issued the following advice (click on link to open)/Data/Sites/39/media/general/lead-thefts.docx Latest from Yorkshire Water: Following detailed investigation carried out with the help of independent international experts, the company has developed a £30m action plan consisting of around 50 different improvements which will improve how waste water that comes into the site is treated. The company has committed to delivering a significant amount of the improvements by summer 2016. Y.W. is also looking to work with industrial customers in the area to trial new measures to help control the quality and quantity of waste water that arrives at the Saltend Site. In order to thank local residents for their patience whilst the investment is carried out the company is setting up a £75,000 community fund to provide grants to local organisations for projects in a range of areas including environmental improvements, education and work with vulnerable people. Further details of how organisations can apply to the fund will be announced shortly. For the latest update from Yorkshire Water on the Hedon Road Water Treatment Plant go to Parish Council Information click on news and scroll down the Yorkshire Water page. Date of the next Parish Council meeting 14/ 11/ 2016 7.30pm at the Preston Community Hall. Current Parish Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday 10.00am - 14.30hrs. Friday 10.00hrs - 13.30hrs.