Hook, East Riding of Yorkshire
Hook shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
|Population||1,292 (2011 census)|
|OS grid reference|
|Unitary authority||East Riding of Yorkshire|
|Ceremonial county||East Riding of Yorkshire|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|UK Parliament||Brigg and Goole|
Hook is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north-east of Goole town centre and lies on the west bank of the River Ouse.
The village has a nearby local school: Hook Church Of England Primary school. There is also a small local post office and two local pubs. The village has numerous building sites for the purpose of housing development.
Nearby Goole has many facilities including Tesco, Morrisons and Asda supermarkets as well as several chain-shops, schools, a hospital and a railway station with services to Kingston upon Hull, Doncaster and Leeds.
- "Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics: Area: Hook CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- "2001 Census: Key Statistics: Parish Headcounts: Area: Hook CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 17 May 2008.
- English Heritage. "Church of St Mary (1160360)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 16 August 2013.
- Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 7.
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