Fame The Musical To Return In 30th Anniversary Tour

Fame The Musical To Return In 30th Anniversary Tour
January 23, 2018

Fame – The Musical is set to tour the UK in a stunning new 30th Anniversary tour including Bridlington Spa in October 2018.

Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film, Fame The Musical is the international smash hit sensation following the lives of students at New York’s High School For The Performing Arts as they navigate their way through the highs and lows, the romances and the heartbreaks and the ultimate elation of life.

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Media Partners Offer Businesses ‘Presenting To Camera’ Courses

Media Partners Offer Businesses ‘Presenting To Camera’ Courses
January 22, 2018

Hull-based business Land of Green Ginger Design has teamed up with three other central Hull media businesses to offer new, unique ‘Presenting to Camera’ courses.

The courses will introduce positive and practical methods in how to present whether that’s standing in front of a camera or presenting to three, 300 or 1,000 people.

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Working Together To Create Super-Efficient East Yorkshire Homes

Working Together To Create Super-Efficient East Yorkshire Homes
January 22, 2018

It’s easy to see why new-build homes at the Williamsfield Developments housing scheme in Hutton Cranswick are being quickly snapped up by buyers eager to live in a super-efficient home within an attractive community.

This is the East Yorkshire-based organisation’s first development, and company directors Paul and Joanne Lisseter have worked hard to ensure every aspect of the scheme – including the electrics and solar installations courtesy of James Foley Electrical Ltd – hit the highest quality mark.

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Daredevil Who Climbed The Humber Bridge Is Fined

Daredevil Who Climbed The Humber Bridge Is Fined
January 19, 2018

Magistrates in Hull have fined daredevil BMX rider Ryan Taylor for climbing the Humber Bridge without permission.

Taylor was part of a group of men who scaled the safety barrier at the Barton end of the Bridge in May last year, and illegally walked up the cables to the top of the south tower.

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Council Achieves National Accolade For Putting Customers First

Council Achieves National Accolade For Putting Customers First
January 19, 2018

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Business Investment and Tourism Services have secured Customer First accreditation – the UK’s national standard for customer service.

Although the council’s business services team has held the prestigious award for a number of years, the most recent assessment – carried out over two days – was the first time that the authority’s inward investment, Greenport business support, tourism and events teams were also included.

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First Winner Of The #YOURBRIDGE Competition Announced

First Winner Of The #YOURBRIDGE Competition Announced
January 18, 2018

A keen amateur photographer from East Yorkshire has become the first winner of #YourBridge – a competition seeking to discover the best images of the Humber Bridge.

Mark Thompson, an IT worker with Hull-based communications company, KCOM, was voted January’s winner by staff at the Humber Bridge, for a spectacular picture of the sun rising behind the Bridge.

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HULL : Share Your Views On Improved Access To GP Services

HULL : Share Your Views On Improved Access To GP Services
January 17, 2018

Residents in Hull are being given the chance to have their say on plans to improve access to GP services. These proposals would make more appointments available outside of normal GP practice opening hours.

NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is to use funding from NHS England to offer additional appointments in the evenings and over weekends. If these plans go ahead the extra provision would be available from 2019.

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Post Office Funding Welcomed By Local MP Graham Stuart

Post Office Funding Welcomed By Local MP Graham Stuart
January 16, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, welcomes the news that the Business Secretary, Greg Clark, has pledged to secure the future of the Post Office through £370 million of funding.

Funding will be used towards helping branches to extend opening hours, cut queue times and protect rural branches like the one in Cliff Road, Hornsea, which is re-opened with a temporary postmaster in place while a permanent replacement is sought.

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Brave New World? One Groundbreaking Hull Company Thinks So

Brave New World? One Groundbreaking Hull Company Thinks So
January 16, 2018

Anyone who’s seen Tom Cruise’s film Minority Report will be familiar with the futuristic predictions it makes for a world characterised by boundless technological possibility.

Strange to say, then, that one Hull company is working with the giants of international gaming and software development to turn some of what it foresaw into reality.

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Two World Class Orchestras Performing Together At Bridlington Spa

Two World Class Orchestras Performing Together At Bridlington Spa
January 16, 2018

There are still some tickets available for a rare opportunity to see two world class orchestras joining forces at Bridlington Spa this month.

Manchester Camerata and Sinfonia Viva will be getting together for a New Year’s concert with a difference – the orchestral extravaganza will be performed at Bridlington Spa on Sunday, 28 January, at 2pm.

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Borrowbox To Teach People How To Use e-books at Hull Central Library

Borrowbox To Teach People How To Use e-books at Hull Central Library
January 16, 2018

Hull Central Library users can learn how to make better use of e-books and audiobooks at a demonstration of digital publications.

A representative from Borrowbox, one of the library’s digital resource providers, will be at the library in Albion Street, Hull, on Wednesday 17 January from 1pm to 3pm to demonstrate how to easily access the online services on tablets and other electronic devices.

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Hull Actress In BBC1 Sat Night Drama Hard Sun And Feature Film Hits

Hull Actress In BBC1 Sat Night Drama Hard Sun And Feature Film Hits
January 16, 2018

Hull actress Kirsty Averton plays a prominent and central role in an episode of new Saturday night BBC1 drama, Hard Sun, by Neil Cross, the creator of Luther.

This is the latest of a string of screen successes for the London-based actress, who was born and grew up in East Hull and Willerby and attended Wolfreton School and Sixth Form College.

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REYTAs Choose New Hull Hotel As Venue For 2018 Awards Night

REYTAs Choose New Hull Hotel As Venue For 2018 Awards Night
January 12, 2018

Hull’s first four-star hotel has been revealed as the venue for one of the most prestigious events in the Hull and East Riding calendar – the gala dinner for this year’s regional tourism awards, the REYTAs.

The DoubleTree by Hilton in Ferensway is preparing to roll out the red carpet for the awards night on Thursday March 15 for what will be the new hotel’s biggest event to date.

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HULL : Favourites Return Ferens Art Gallery

HULL : Favourites Return Ferens Art Gallery
January 12, 2018

Many of the gallery favourites will return to Ferens Art Gallery following the hugely popular Turner Prize 2017 exhibition, which was attended by over 116,000 visitors.

In order to reinstate its permanent collection the Ferens Art Gallery will temporarily close between Monday 22 and Friday 26 January 2018.

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