Last Chance To Visit ‘a Country House Party’ At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

This week is the last chance to visit ‘A Friday to Monday – The Country House Party’ exhibition at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, as the exhibition will close on Sunday (6 September). The popular exhibition includes costumes from hit ITV period drama ‘Downton Abbey’. For the country house set, super rich and those who aspired to be so, the Edwardian era was characterised by lavish weekend parties, commonly known as…

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Be Part Of Something Inspiring This Autumn

Be Part Of Something Inspiring This Autumn

Unleash those hidden talents and demonstrate your business skills this October by entering the Your Inspired Charity Challenge. This is an opportunity for you and a team of colleagues or friends who prove you can out-wit those on-screen Apprentices or Dragon entrepreneurs – and raise money for poorly children in your community. From an investment loan of £100, Your Inspired will see teams use all of their fundraising flair to…

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Ceramics Classes Return To Cottingham Adult Learning Centre

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Employment, Education and Skills Team is re-launching its ceramics courses in a purpose-built classroom at the adult learning centre in Cottingham. The new courses will range from beginners ceramics through to advanced courses with a Saturday mixed-ability session also on offer. All courses start from the end of September at Adult learning Cottingham and run for two hours, per session, over eight weeks. The range…

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HULL : Man Found Dead On Essex Street

Humberside Police were called at 6.25am this morning (Sunday August 30) reporting a man dead on Essex Street, Hull. Officers attended the man was found dead in the street. The man is believed to be in his 20’s but has not been identified at this time. A cordon is in place and enquiries are on-going to establish how the man died. Anyone who has any information about the death are…

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BRIDLINGTON : Burglary Appeal

BRIDLINGTON : Burglary Appeal

Police are appealing to anyone who may be able to help with their enquiries into burglary which happened between 6pm to 10pm at a flat above a Chinese takeaway on Lansdowne Road in Bridlington on August 25. The intruder gained entry to the upstairs flat of the Chinese takeaway and stole an ASUS Notebook laptop computer and a Samsung Note 3. Can you identify this intruder? Can you help officers…

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Last Chance To Visit Destination Hull Exhibition

Last Chance To Visit Destination Hull Exhibition

Over 10,000 visitors have flocked to it, and now visitors will have a last chance to visit the ‘Destination Hull’ exhibition before it closes. The exhibition, which opened at the Ferens Art Gallery on 7 August, has been the public’s first chance to see how all of the plans to regenerate the city are evolving and how, together, they will help Hull achieve its City Plan goal of becoming a…

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Hull Kingston Rovers Hooker Signs Contract

Hooker Shaun Lunt has pledged his future to Hull Kingston Rovers after signing a new long-term contract with the club. The former England international joined the Robins on loan from Super League rivals Huddersfield Giants earlier this season and has now put pen to paper on a four-year deal after settling into life at the KC Lightstream Stadium. Confirmation of a new contract for Lunt was announced at today’s team…

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Williamsons’ Director Wins Award For Legal Aid Campaigning

Williamsons’ Director Wins Award For Legal Aid Campaigning

Bill Waddington, director of Hull and East Yorkshire firm Williamsons Solicitors, has been honoured in the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards for his tireless campaigning against government cuts. As one of the leading lights behind national challenges to government moves to slash legal aid fees, he is only the second recipient of a special award from the Legal Aid Practitioners Group, which he has won with three fellow…

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What is Timebanking and how does it work?

What is Timebanking and how does it work?

Timebanking is a brilliant way for people to come together, all ages and backgrounds, to help others and a way to also help themselves. Members can give their time, e.g. an hour helping in a practical way and gain a ‘deposit’ of time (no money exchanges hands). Members can ‘withdraw’ their hours by asking for help for themselves or joining a group. • Every members time is valued equally not…

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A Right Royal Celebration In Bridlington

The Spa Bridlington is set for three days of festivities celebrating Her Majesty The Queen becoming the longest reigning monarch in history. Buckingham Palace have calculated that The Queen will overtake her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria’s record of 23,226 days, 16 hours and 23 minutes over 63 years. The Right Royal Celebration, including an indoor street party takes place Monday 7 to Wednesday 9 September. On Monday 7 September, the last…

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HULL : Dramatic Reduction In Bus Lane Misuse

Following the switch on of Hull’s bus lane enforcement cameras Hull City Council has announced a significant reduction in the number of motorists ignoring the bus lane restrictions. On average 124 motorists per day continue driving in the bus lanes during the peak periods across the city, this is down from the 564 motorists (a reduction of 70 per cent) who were driving in the bus lanes without during peak…

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Bank Holiday Events At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

Running alongside the numerous children’s activities held throughout the week at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, visitors can also look forward to an entertaining Bank Holiday Sunday. Before then, Thursday, 27 August sees a change to the advertised Orangery Concert. Garth and Ann Blackburn, a classical pianist and cellist duo will be standing in for classical pianist, Michael Raine at 2pm. On Sunday, 30 August, the site will come alive with…

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Stewart Francis Adds Bridlington Date To National Tour

Stewart Francis, the star of Mock The Week, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and Live At The Apollo has added new due dates for his hilarious show Pun Gent!, including a show at The Spa Bridlington on Saturday 5 March 2016. Stewart has devoted this show to his father. So dad – if you’re up there? As for having kids himself he’s decided he doesn’t want any… anyone who wants some…

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BRIDLINGTON : Reach Out This Summer!

Britain’s biggest Motown spectacular returns with an all-new, all-star show celebrating 50 years of the label’s legendary artists in the UK. The Reach Out 50 Years of Motown Tour comes to The Spa Bridlington on Saturday 29 August. Featuring more chart toppers than ever before, starring the music of the Four Tops, Supremes, Temptations, Jackson 5, Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Lionel Richie and more, the show…

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