Five Top Tips For Staying Warming This Winter

HULL : Triumphant Team Wins General Practice Award
December 23, 2016

We may dream of a white Christmas, but when temperatures drop the cold and damp weather can be seriously bad for our health, especially for young children or older people.

NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has put together 5 simple tips to help you and your family to stay healthy this Christmas.

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TDY 2017 Take To The Road To Show Commercial Advantages

TDY 2017 Take To The Road To Show Commercial Advantages
December 23, 2016

Welcome to Yorkshire and East Riding of Yorkshire Council will host a business and community roadshow at Bridlington Spa on Monday, 30 January and at The KP Club, Kilnwick Percy, York, on Wednesday, 22 February to help Bridlington and Pocklington make the most of the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire.

The free events will take place between 2-4pm in the Harbour Suite, at Bridlington Spa, and 3-5pm at The KP Club, with those attending needing to register online.

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Overcoming The Challenges Of Winter

Overcoming The Challenges Of Winter
December 22, 2016

Winter can be a challenging time for many, with the shorter days and poor weather especially impacting on those who are older, less mobile and more isolated.

But did you know that the East Riding of Yorkshire Council has a range of information and support available to help the more vulnerable residents stay safe, warm, healthy and socially engaged throughout the winter months?

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Vital Lifeline For Vulnerable Residents All Year Round

Vital Lifeline For Vulnerable Residents All Year Round
December 21, 2016

Many people will be looking ahead to spending time with loved ones over the Christmas and New Year period.

But there is a team of dedicated council staff who will be working around the clock to ensure the safety of some of the East Riding’s most vulnerable residents while giving their friends and family that all important peace of mind.

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Bowhead Whale Audiovisual Installation Will Provide Mighty Experience

Bowhead Whale Audiovisual Installation Will Provide Mighty Experience
December 21, 2016

A lifelike audiovisual installation of a mighty Bowhead whale, highlighting Hull’s whaling heritage at the Maritime Museum will start next month as part of the 2017 UK City of Culture Made in Hull programme.

Music students from the University of Hull have teamed up with students at Hull School of Art and Design, working with the Maritime Museum to bring the installation to life, offering an insight into the Greenland Right Whale, the species that was the focus of the Hull’s whaling industry.

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Connexin Team Up With Council To Bring Free Wi-Fi To Hull

Confederation of British Industry Report Highlights Hull As ‘Star Performer’
December 21, 2016

From today, Wednesday 21 December, free Wi-Fi will be available at the Marina and Princes Dock Street, ahead of City of Culture’s opening event, ‘In with a Bang’.

Local company Connexin were appointed earlier in the year to deliver free open air Wi-Fi across the city centre, including Jameson Street, King Edward Street, Queen Victoria Square, Whitefriargate, parts of the Old Town, Queens Gardens and Paragon Interchange, with a view to extending coverage even further across the city during 2017.

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Glasses Launched To Keep Revelers Safe Whilst Also Tackling Domestic Abuse

Glasses Launched To Keep Revelers Safe Whilst Also Tackling Domestic Abuse
December 20, 2016

In the run up to Christmas the Humberside Police Licensing Department will be distributing nearly 16,000 extra safe polycarbonate glasses to pubs and clubs across Humberside.

The glasses will be carrying a domestic abuse messages the which not only aims to encourage victims to report the crime, but also encourage their friends or family to report their concerns.

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Manchester Camerata Present A Viennese Gala At Bridlington Spa

Manchester Camerata Present A Viennese Gala At Bridlington Spa
December 20, 2016

For the ultimate feel-good start to 2017, Manchester Camerata make a welcome return to Bridlington Spa for a glittering waltz around Vienna with dancers from East Riding Youth Dance County Company on Sunday 8 January, 2017, at 2pm, as the first concert in the ‘Classically Yours’ series.

Supremely talented soprano, Ailish Tynan, will bring the heady romance and humour of this beautiful music to life.

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Hull City Players Once Again Take Pride Of Place

Hull City Players Once Again Take Pride Of Place
December 20, 2016

The wait is almost over, Hull City fans can start collecting their Merlin Premier League stickers again when the amazing new album hits shelves.

To celebrate Hull’s return to the top flight, Topps, the UK’s leading collectible company has revealed the full team line-up.

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Anthony Minghella’s Life And Work To Be Celebrated As Part Of Hull 2017

Anthony Minghella's Life And Work To Be Celebrated As Part Of Hull 2017
December 19, 2016

The life and work of Oscar™ winning director, film and television producer and playwright Anthony Minghella is to be celebrated with a series of film screenings and events as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.

Tickets are now on sale for Anthony Minghella: A Retrospective, which will take place at the University of Hull’s newly renovated Middleton Hall from 22 until 29 January 2017, in conjunction with Hull 2017, BFI and BFI Film Hub North.

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Hull Music Service ‘Tell The World’ at The Royal Albert Hall

Hull Music Service ‘Tell The World’ at The Royal Albert Hall
December 18, 2016

The Hull Music Service has been chosen as one of only three massed ensembles to perform at the Music for Youth Proms in November 2017 at the Royal Albert Hall.

This prestigious event on 15 November 2017 is a great opportunity to perform the piece ‘Tell the World,’ and showcase the city’s many talented young musicians during the city’s year as the UK City of Cultu

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Council Tax Rise To Tackle Adult Social Care ‘Unfair’ On Local People

Council Tax Rise To Tackle Adult Social Care ‘Unfair’ On Local People
December 16, 2016

Portfolio Holders at Hull City Council have said a Government decision to allow Councils to raise tax by three per cent in 2017 and 2018 is inherently unfair.

Cllr Hale, Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Finance, and Cllr Lunn, Portfolio Holder for Public Health and Adult Social Care, have said that, while additional funding is desperately needed for adult social care

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