Rollits Announces Partner Promotion In Employment Team

Rollits Announces Partner Promotion In Employment Team
July 1, 2021

Leading law firm Rollits LLP has announced the promotion of one of its specialist employment lawyers to Partner.

Caroline Neadley, who joined the firm in October 2017, steps up from the role of Associate having performed exceptionally well and contributed to all aspects of the employment team’s success.

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Businesses Leading The Way To Promote Literacy By Backing The Big Malarkey

Businesses Leading The Way To Promote Literacy By Backing The Big Malarkey
June 23, 2021

Children and their families from across the region are celebrating the return this week of a festival that encourages curiosity, learning and creativity by promoting reading for pleasure.

The Big Malarkey took a Covid-enforced break during 2020 but is now beginning a new chapter at East Park with a week of activities dedicated to schools in the city, followed by a weekend of events that are open to the public.

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Let’s Talk About Sex(Uality)

Let’s Talk About Sex(Uality)
June 22, 2021

Happy Pride month to you all! – this is how the conversation starts between Pippa, Josh and Aaliyah, three young people from Hull.

Drawing from their experiences, they have created a podcast to provide an eye-opening insight into how being a part of the LGBTQ+ community may contribute to mental health issues, whilst highlighting some important messages and where young people can get support.

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Hull Ice Skating Community Reassured Over £1.45 Hull Arena Refurb

Hull Ice Skating Community Reassured Over £1.45 Hull Arena Refurb
June 21, 2021

Hull City Council has met with representatives of the city’s ice skating community to reassure them a £1.45 revamp of the Hull Arena is on schedule.

The council is working closely with ice hockey clubs, figure skating groups, and other customers, as well as with the English Ice Hockey Association, to try to minimise the effects on fixtures and other commitments at the arena.

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Golf Day To Launch 360 Foundation For Grassroots Sports

Golf Day To Launch 360 Foundation For Grassroots Sports
June 14, 2021

360 Chartered Accountants is inviting teams of four to dust off their golf clubs and sign up for a Golf Day to raise funds to launch its new charity, the 360 Foundation.

The 360 Foundation is being set up to help disadvantaged children and young adults in Hull access grassroots sports.

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Celebrity Chef Helps Hull Teacher To Launch Lockdown Inspired Learning Initiative

Celebrity Chef Helps Hull Teacher To Launch Lockdown Inspired Learning Initiative
June 14, 2021

A famous chef and a leading symbol software company have collaborated to bring a Hull teacher’s cookery initiative for pupils with learning difficulties to fruition.

With the permission of publishers, Bloomsbury Absolute, designers at Widgit Software symbolised recipes from Tom Kerridge’s best-selling cookery book, Lose Weight and Get Fit for pupils at Ganton School and the wider community.

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Brothers Target Former Bank As Safe Bet For Second Bistro Venture

Brothers Target Former Bank As Safe Bet For Second Bistro Venture
June 14, 2021

A family which revived its long-term links with the licensed trade to open a café bar in Cottingham, East Yorkshire has literally broken the bank for its latest project.

Chris and Simon Leahy, owners of Cassiel Bar and Kitchen, will open Raph’s Bar and Grill in a former NatWest bank across the road from their existing premises.

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Pioneering Research Is First In UK To Transform Imaging For Infants With Congenital Heart Disease

Pioneering Research Is First In UK To Transform Imaging For Infants With Congenital Heart Disease
June 12, 2021

The Leeds Children’s Hospital’s Congenital Heart Unit is the first in the United Kingdom to undertake pioneering research addressing challenges in the diagnosis and monitoring of infants with congenital heart disease.

The project aims to establish a new approach to imaging these patients by using a 4D Flow MRI prototype software from Siemens Healthineers, reducing scan time to under ten minutes whilst infants sleep in an MRI safe incubator.

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Inspiring City Of Culture Volunteering Programme Secures Funding

Do It For East Yorkshire Community Grant Scheme Launches
June 11, 2021

The iconic City of Culture volunteering programme has received funding for a further three years from Spirit of 2012.

The programme, which was fundamental to the success of Hull UK City of Culture 2017 and has continued to be run by Absolutely Cultured since 2018, will now be hosted by Visit Hull and East Yorkshire (VHEY) as part of plans to increase its impact in the wider region.

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