Grants Available To Improve Home Security For The Elderly & Disabled

Grants Available To Improve Home Security For The Elderly & Disabled
November 22, 2017

Residents across the East Riding wishing to improve their home security may be able eligible to apply for a grant.

The safe and sound scheme, which is run by East Riding of Yorkshire Council, is a pot of money which is available to vulnerable people in order for them to install additional security measures, such as additional door and window locks, door chains and window alarms.

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Christmas Tree Festival On Course To Set New Record

Christmas Tree Festival On Course To Set New Record
November 22, 2017

Organisers of the Christmas Tree Festival at Beverley Minster are looking to find five more social groups of businesses to take at this year’s event.

With 95 confirmed participants, they are hoping five more will come forward this year to set a new record of 100 trees – the most they can physically fit in.

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Residents To Stage Protest Over Councils Plans To Axe Wardens

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November 21, 2017

Sheltered Housing schemes residents will be joined on Wednesday by local campaigners opposed to East Riding Council proposals which would see warden numbers in Sheltered Accommodation slashed. 

In July, ERYC proposed a shake up of arrangements for the area’s Sheltered Housing schemes which would see 53 dedicated wardens being replaced by 11 mobile wardens. 

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Last Chance To Join The Cultural Pilgrimage From Beverley To Hull

Last Chance To Join The Cultural Pilgrimage From Beverley To Hull
November 21, 2017

There are only two weeks left to visit the colossal artwork by Gary Saunt – ‘A Cultural Pilgrimage from Beverley to Hull’ – on display free of charge at the Treasure House in Beverley until Saturday, 2 December.

The huge digital painting – measuring over 20 metres in length – has been produced to celebrate the transformational impact of Hull UK City of Culture 2017 on Hull and the East Riding.

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HU17.net Magazine Issue 374

HU17.net Magazine Issue 374
November 20, 2017

HU17.net Magazine Issue 374 features a selection of content including photos from the Jacobs Well Christmas Party and the weekend’s sporting action.

Other items included are images of the purple minster and a feature on the new beautician at FRESH HAIR and Beauty.

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Bribery And Corruption Explored At New Guildhall Exhibition

Bribery And Corruption Explored At New Guildhall Exhibition
November 20, 2017

The latest in Beverley Guildhall’s series of exhibitions about Beverley’s history is perfectly scandalous!

The exhibition, which opens on Friday 24 November, is entitled “It all happened in Beverley!” and presents a selection of the scandals and catastrophes that have besieged the town over the years.

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Olympic Hero Daley Thompson Pledges Support Travel Franchise

Olympic Hero Pledges Support To Local Travel Franchise Holder
November 20, 2017

Not Just Travel based in Beverley say they are proud to announce that Olympic Gold Medalist, Daley Thompson as their new ‘Brand Ambassador’ and public face of our company.

Karl Douglas has been a Inspiring Journeys franchisee of Not Just Travel for one year, and it is because of their indisputable support that he says the business has grown and gone from strength to strength.

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Beverley’s Labour Movement Give Warm Welcome For New Leader

Beverley's Labour Movement Give Warm Welcome For New Leader
November 20, 2017

News that former Pocklington School pupil Richard Leonard has been elected as the new leader of the Scottish Labour Party has been warmly welcomed by local campaigners.

After learning he had won the ballot to become the new leader north of the boarder, Mr. Leonard said he was aiming to be the next Labour First Minister in Scotland.

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LTP Wins Place on ESPO’s National 664 Consultancy Services Framework Agreement

LTP Wins Place on ESPO’s National 664 Consultancy Services Framework Agreement
November 16, 2017

Local Transport Projects (LTP) has won a coveted supplier place on the national 664 Consultancy Services framework agreement of one of the country’s leading national public sector purchasing organisations, ESPO.

ESPO, the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation, is a customer-focused, public sector owned professional buying organisation, jointly owned by six member local authority councils, including Cambridgeshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk and Warwickshire county councils and Peterborough City Council.

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Additional Support Needed For Local Dementia Charity

Additional Support Needed For Local Dementia Charity
November 16, 2017

Dementia Friendly East Riding is a local charity based in the Beverley area and celebrates almost twelve months of supporting people with dementia, their carer`s and families.

It`s success has led to a point where there is a need to recruit additional trustees and volunteers to help carry through the intended programme for 2018.

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