FareShare Seek Volunteers In Hull For Christmas Food Collection

FareShare Seek Volunteers In Hull For Christmas Food Collection
October 15, 2019

Leading charities the Trussell Trust and FareShare are appealing to people in Hull to volunteer to help in the UK’s biggest food collection for people in need.

From Thursday, November 21 until Saturday, November 23 the two charities will be collecting food in Tesco stores across the UK during the annual Tesco Food Collection. They are looking for local volunteers to encourage shoppers to donate so that as much food as possible can be collected.

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Bridlington Based GP Dr Tom Milligan Wins National Accolade

Bridlington Based GP Dr Tom Milligan Wins National Accolade
October 15, 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire CCG is delighted that local GP Dr Tom Milligan won the Clinician of the Year Award 2019 at an impressive dinner ceremony at the National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) annual conference in Birmingham.

The award recognises an outstanding clinician, a leader who is an inspiration to others, a person who demonstrates compassion and empathy, an achiever of change in their community.

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Burglars Are Not Always In Balaclavas

Burglars Are Not Always In Balaclavas
October 14, 2019

Local commercial insurance broker, HI Commercial and IT firm, Computanet are hosting a cybersecurity workshop on Wednesday 30 October from 8:00am at the Millhouse Skidby.

Led by Hiscox, the team will demonstrate how malicious cyber hackers are breaching company data and IT systems.

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Hull To Become One Of Smartest Cities In The World

Hull To Become One Of Smartest Cities In The World
October 14, 2019

A groundbreaking partnership between Hull City Council and smart city operator Connexin is set to put Hull among the world leaders in smart city technology.

The ambitious plans would link services including waste management, traffic and parking to deliver improved public services for residents. 

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Barratt Homes Yorkshire Team Up With Cottingham High School

Barratt Homes Yorkshire Team Up With Cottingham High School
October 14, 2019

Five-star housebuilder Barratt Homes Yorkshire East recently invited 20 students from Cottingham High School to learn about the importance of protecting and preserving wildlife in the community, this autumn.

As part of the activity, the housebuilder took the students on a tour of its Gold Standard RSPB wildlife-friendly garden at the nearby Poppy Fields development in Cottingham.

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Beside The Seaside At Bridlington Central Library

October 7, 2019

Writer and historian John Heywood will be at Bridlington Central Library on Monday, 14 October from 2pm – 4pm to talk about his book, ‘Beside the Seaside’, a history of Yorkshire’s seaside resorts.

The afternoon will be a tour down Yorkshire’s beautiful East Coast and through history.

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Winning Technology Designed To Assist Dementia Suffers

Winning Technology Designed To Assist Dementia Suffers
October 4, 2019

A Hull team has been crowned as the winner of the Humber Care Tech Challenge 2019 with their design on how to support people living with dementia.

Team Ull-Tra Fast designed a technological concept on how to ease the symptoms of dementia suffers who experience sundown syndrome. The term refers to an end-of-day confusion and restlessness that manifests at a certain time of day. 

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East Riding Leisure Driffield Launch New Walking Football Sessions

East Riding Leisure Driffield Launch New Walking Football Sessions
October 4, 2019

A new walking football session – arranged in partnership between East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s sports and play service, Driffield EI AFC and East Riding Leisure Driffield – will take place from October.

The sessions will run every Thursday for 10 weeks, starting from Thursday, 10 October between 7.30-8.30pm at East Riding Leisure Driffield on Bridlington Road, Driffield.

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Forrester Boyd Delighted To Appoint New Partner

Forrester Boyd Delighted To Appoint New Partner
October 3, 2019

Regional accountancy practice Forrester Boyd are delighted to announce the appointment of Carrie Jensen as partner to be based at the firm’s Grimsby branch.

The move takes the total number of partners at the firm to 10 as the practice continues to expand in the Lincolnshire and the Humber region.

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HULL : Middle Child And Hull Libraries To Tour Pop-Up Plays

HULL : Middle Child And Hull Libraries To Tour Pop-Up Plays
October 3, 2019

Award-winning theatre company Middle Child is teaming up with Hull Libraries to bring a pop-up version of their script library to residents across Hull this autumn, called Plays Aloud.

Middle Child’s Theatre Library, based at their rehearsal space on the Thornton Estate, stocks over 1,000 plays by contemporary and classic writers, in association with their publishers Oberon Books.

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