Tributes to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Mon, 12 Sep 2022

As a mark of respect, the Union Jack will be flown at half-mast on all council buildings until the day after the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II while books of condolence will be available for people to leave messages of sympathy at the council's libraries, multi-service centres and customer service centres.

People can also leave tributes online via the Buckingham Palace website - www.royal.uk

For staff and Members at County Hall a condolence book is located within The Point.

Floral tributes can be laid at the following locations:

Bridlington - Cenotaph Gardens

Driffield - Remembrance Gardens

Pocklington - Remembrance Gardens

Beverley - Hengate Memorial Gardens

Beverley - Coronation Gardens

Cottingham Memorial Gardens (town council)

Hornsea Memorial Gardens (town council)

Howden Garden of Remembrance (town council)

Goole Memorial Gardens (town council)

Most villages have a memorial cross, often in close proximity to the Parish Church.

During the period of Royal mourning, in order to demonstrate our respect for Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, public meetings of East Riding of Yorkshire Council and committee meetings will be cancelled. This will take effect from Monday 12 September.


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