Tapasya Spices Partnership Helps Dee Bee Kickstart Food Service

April 7, 2021

A new spice importing business has joined forces with a long-established food wholesaler in a distribution partnership which is gearing up to support the hospitality sector as it bounces back from lockdown.

Tapasya Spices has added Dee Bee Wholesale to its expanding ranks of distributors as it works to deliver its exclusive range of spices, rice and pulses to retailers and hospitality businesses nationwide.

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Study Seeks Business Input To Help Dyslexics Win The War Against Emails

Study Seeks Business Input To Help Dyslexics Win The War Against Emails
April 6, 2021

A dyslexic entrepreneur is seeking the help of businesses and employees as he works to develop an assistive tool that will make email easier for people who share his condition.

Hull-based Dileepa Ranawake, who was diagnosed with dyslexia at 18, is drawing on his background in technology and health projects to create Jisterly.ai, which will enable dyslexic people to read and prioritise their emails up to five times faster without having to open them.

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Sunseeker Holiday Homes Offer Safe-Cation For Holiday Parks Against Virus

Sunseeker Holiday Homes Offer Safe-Cation For Holiday Parks Against Virus
April 4, 2021

The government’s roadmap for ending lockdown proposes 12 April for holiday parks to re-open, yet coronavirus infection transmissions remain a grave concern, as well as being a challenge for hygiene teams.

In response, an East Yorkshire static caravan manufacturer, Sunseeker Holiday Homes, has pledged to protect staff, customers and holidaymakers, by commissioning Cicada Antimicrobial Surface Protection Services.

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New Council Deal To Help Hull’s Small Businesses

New Council Deal To Help Hull’s Small Businesses
April 3, 2021

Hull City Council has joined forces with the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) to offer a range of expert services to firms across the city as they recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.

 Under the new partnership, the council is providing £20,000 of funding to ensure small businesses can get fully funded membership to the FSB for their first year.

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Couple Helped With Family Friendly Move To Swanland

Couple Helped With Family Friendly Move To Swanland
March 29, 2021

A move to the picturesque village of Swanland in East Yorkshire means Maureen and Rob Fitz-John are now within easy reach of their five grandchildren.

Having decided to downsize to be closer to their family, the active grandparents sold their previous four-bedroom property, 15 miles away in Lockington, taking advantage of valuable practical and financial help from Redrow.

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Chameleon Business Interiors Expands Team With Three New Hires

Chameleon Business Interiors Expands Team With Three New Hires
March 28, 2021

Chameleon Business Interiors has grown its team with the appointment of three new hires, as the commercial interior specialist business continues to grow.

Thomas Wormleighton joins the business as an estimator, Sarah Lister as business development manager for the Midlands and Phoebe Barbour sets out on her career, joining Chameleon as part of an advanced apprenticeship.

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New Restart Grants To Help Businesses Recover From Lockdown

New Restart Grants To Help Businesses Recover From Lockdown
March 28, 2021

Hull City Council is preparing to pay out vital restart grants to businesses to help them recover from the Covid pandemic and kickstart the local economy.

The new Restart Grants announced by the Chancellor in the last Budget are to be paid by the Council starting from April 6 as businesses start to reopen their doors and welcome back customers.

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Rollits Welcomes New Trainees And Revives Work Experience Programme

Rollits Welcomes New Trainees And Revives Work Experience Programme
March 24, 2021

Two University of Hull graduates whose legal learning included work experience spells with Rollits LLP have now joined the firm as trainee solicitors.

Rollits, which has offices in Hull and York, has welcomed Zaneta Andraszczyk to its private capital department, with Jordan Collinson beginning his career in the firm’s property department.

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Families Most In Need To Benefit From Additional Food And Fuel Support

Families Most In Need To Benefit From Additional Food And Fuel Support
March 23, 2021

The Winter Grant Scheme has been extended meaning that households in Hull that are most in need will benefit from further food and fuel support.

Families in Hull that live in an area of extreme fuel poverty and are medically vulnerable, are set to receive £50 towards the cost of energy, and families of children entitled to free school meals will continue to receive these through the summer half-term in May.

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