Mass resignations at Shiptonthorpe Parish Council

Shiptonthorpe Parish Council has been rendered effectively impotent following the resignation of six of its eight councillors in recent weeks.

With only two councillors remaining, and at least one more needed for the council to be an effective decision-making body, East Riding Council has confirmed that steps are being taken to temporarily appoint an additional councillor.

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