A council-run, annual consumer advice campaign focusing on the testing of electric blankets as the seasons become cooler.
East Riding of Yorkshire Council is offering free electric blanket safety checks, during September and October 2017 as part of the council’s continuing programme of electric blanket safety checks.
It takes 6 minutes to check each blanket and it is free of charge to residents of East Riding of Yorkshire. Residents may bring more than one electric blankets to be tested. Those with poor mobility can ask for their electric blankets to be picked up and delivered back to their home.
The test locations (including venue and address), dates and times are listed below:
East Riding Leisure Haltemprice, 92 Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ
Wednesday, 6 September 2017
9am to 12 noon
Elloughton Village Hall, Elloughton Road, Brough, HU15 1AJ
1.30pm to 5pm
Emmanuel Church Hall, 70 Cardigan Road, Bridlington, YO15 3JT
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
9am to 12noon
ERYC Library at Driffield Centre, Cross Hill, Driffield, YO25 6RQ
Saint Nicholas Community Centre, 148 Holmechurch Lane, Beverley, HU17 0PY
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
9am to 5pm
Burnby Hall, 33 The Balk, Pocklington, YO42 2QF
Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Village Hall, 32 A163, Holme-on-Spalding-Moor, York YO43 4EN
People wishing to make appointments to have their electric blankets tested can telephone East Riding of Yorkshire Council on (01482) 396301, please select option 2, or by emailing email@example.com and requesting an appointment.