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Keeping our tenants informed

Tells you where to get a copy of our Homing In newsletter, annual report to tenants and fire safety in council homes. 

Where can I get a copy of the Homing In newsletter?

Homing In, the newsletter for council tenants and council leaseholders is compiled and distributed three times a year by the resident participation team.

Homing In contains articles on:

  • news and features concerning council homes
  • information on tenant involvement initiatives
  • issues affecting leaseholders
  • advice and information on related services.

The following PDF documents are copies of Homing In for the last twelve months:

Homing In Autumn/Winter 2021 (pdf 23mb)

Please note: the statistics in the Annual Report on page 8 relate to the period 2020/21 and not 2019/20 as stated in error.

Where can I get a copy of the annual report to tenants?

Our annual report to tenants shows how we have performed during the year, and also shows the results of our tenant's satisfaction survey. The report now forms part of the winter edition of our Homing In newsletter. 

If you have any queries regarding the annual report please contact the resident participation team:

Email: tenant.participation@eastriding.gov.uk

Tel: (01482) 396301

Where can I get information on fire safety in my council home?

Following the tragic events of the Grenfell Tower fire in London we have received a number of enquiries about the fire safety of flats within East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s housing stock.

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council does not have any high-rise tower blocks.

However, we have produced this information leaflet for those tenants and leaseholders living in Wilbert Court, Beverley, Kingston Rise, Willerby and Eastgate Flats, Goole, which are four storeys or more and considered medium-rise flats.

None of the council’s homes have been externally over-clad using a rain screen cladding system similar to that believed to have been used in the Grenfell Tower fire in London.

The fire safety of flats within East Riding of Yorkshire Council's housing stock (pdf 1mb)

For more general fire safety in council homes please see our information leaflet below:

Fire safety in your home (pdf 230kb)

Where can I get more information about COVID-19 in relation to council housing?

Please see below a letter to all social housing residents from Rt Hon Christopher Pincher MP, Minister of State for Housing:

To all social housing residents in England (pdf 283kb)

Where can I get a copy of the 'Re-engineering Tenant Participation' report for the East Riding?

This report was commissioned following a Tenant Scrutiny report in 2019, and it provides a number of recommendations for improving tenant participation in the East Riding.  The review was carried out by the Tenant Participation Advisory Service, and the following report shows the work that they did.

'Re-engineering Tenant Participation' in the East Riding (pdf 2mb)

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