Burton Constable Stables Free Family Fun Day

Burton Constable Stables Free Family Fun Day

To celebrate the restoration of the Stable Block at Burton Constable Hall and in association with Hull’s Heritage Learning we are delighted to bring you a day of fun-filled family activity! This special event takes place on Saturday 29th August between 11am and 5pm and is free to all. Take a step into times past and experience life in an 18th Century country house stable block. Visitors will be able…

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Pupils Take Part In Mock Citizenship Ceremony

Pupils Take Part In Mock Citizenship Ceremony

A group of pupils from an East Yorkshire primary school have been learning about the process people take to become a British citizen. Pupils from years five and six at Holme-upon-Spalding Moor Primary School spent the afternoon with registrars from East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Registration and Celebratory Services, where they talked about what being a good citizen means. They also took part in a mock citizenship ceremony, attended by…

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First Apprentice For 5four Payroll

First Apprentice For 5four Payroll

Hull and East Yorkshire-based 5Four Payroll, sister company to the increasingly successful 360 Chartered Accountants, has appointed its first ever apprentice as the firm continues to expand. Reece Latham-Warde, 17, from Kirk Ella, comes to 5Four after leaving South Hunsley School at the end of his Year 12 exams. His appointment takes the 5Four/360 team up to a total of 14 in just five years. Well-known to be passionate about investing…

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Freddie Mercury Lives On At The Spa Bridlington

Freddie Mercury Lives On At The Spa Bridlington

After a decade on tour, Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to the legend that is Freddie Mercury and Queen. They will perform at The Spa Bridlington on Saturday 15 August. These performers recapture the sight, sounds and emotions of Queen with a skilful instrumentation and perfect harmonies. The band is enjoying acclaimed success with stunning performances, attracting new fans, with capacity audiences…

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Hobson & Porter Donate Over £30k To Local Businesses

Hobson & Porter Donate Over £30k To Local Businesses

Yorkshire’s award winning construction and maintenance firm Hobson & Porter have revealed they plan to donate over £30,000 worth of materials and labour to local community projects, through the YORHub Framework 4Good Fund. With many years of highly diverse building projects for the Commercial, Housing, Healthcare, Industrial and Education sectors behind them, Hobson & Porter decided to build on their reputation for quality and project delivery by giving back to…

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Presentation : know your rights and how choices affect your family

To raise awareness of the importance of planning for the future, Holderness Grange Retirement Village is running a presentation with support from solicitors at James Legal in Hull. The team has been invited to speak to residents and people living in the surrounding area, on Thursday 23 July and will focus on Wills, property and financial planning. Age UK estimates that older people in the UK are missing out each…

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Teddy Bear’s Picnic For St Andrew’s Children’s Hospice

Teddy Bear’s Picnic For St Andrew’s Children’s Hospice

Nearly 200 children recently enjoyed a Teddy Bear’s Picnic in East Park, Hull. The event was arranged by the Community Staff from the Tesco St Stephen’s store. Local children were able to bring their bears and have a picnic box provided by the store, filled with food from their suppliers. A fun fair and assorted stalls were also available for the families to enjoy. The event raised £700 for St…

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Brownies Help Litter Pick To Brighten Up Bridlington

Brownies Help Litter Pick To Brighten Up Bridlington

A Bridlington Brownie pack has helped a community group to pick up litter and smarten up some of the town’s streets. The 10th Priory Brownies volunteered to give up their free time to help the Brightening Up Bridlington group with their monthly clean up in the town centre. They collected rubbish in the Promenade area and the gardens in Regents Terrace, with the work going towards their Brownies environment badge….

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Alice In Wonderland Brought To Life By Worklink

Children’s classic Alice in Wonderland has been delighting readers of all ages for 150 years and to celebrate the milestone staff and students at Worklink Sewerby have been busy getting into character and recreating scenes from the book. Worklink students, with the support of staff and volunteers, have been utilising their City & Guilds accredited horticultural skills to create a series of Alice in Wonderland displays around the grounds of…

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COMPETITION – Win a Family Ticket to the Driffield Show

How would you like to win a ticket for the entire family for next weeks Driffield Show? Quickline are giving people the chance to do just that. All you need to do is email your answer to to the simple question below to have chance of winning. Question: What is Quickline a supplier of? Answers must be sent to Quickline by Monday 20 July, by email to sales@quickline.co.uk Please provide…

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Age Is No Obstacle At Care Home Games

Age Is No Obstacle At Care Home Games

Older residents from across Hull and the East Riding have proved that age is no obstacle to taking part in competitive sports after competing in the Care Home Games. A total of 16 teams from care homes across the region competed against one another in the grand final of the Care Home Games held at the Costello Stadium, in Hull. Among the supporters cheering everyone on was former Hull Rugby…

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Pride in Hull Make Dream Come True for East Riding Girl

Organisers of LGBT+ event Pride in Hull have made it possible for a young East Yorkshire resident, who suffers from a rare condition known as Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis to meet her favourite pop band, Stooshe this Saturday 18 July. Following the cancellation of the West Park Party, Eilish’s mother Elaine Gleeson saw that Stooshe will also be appearing at Pride in Hull and contacted the trustees to enquire about her daughter,…

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Hull Trains launches Blue Assist to make train journeys easier

Hull Trains launches Blue Assist to make train journeys easier

New assistance for disabled people wishing to travel on Hull Trains was launched this month as Britain’s best-loved train operator continues to go the extra mile in passenger service and satisfaction. In addition to the existing Passenger Assist scheme, which helps passengers at stations when getting on and off the train, Hull Trains has launched a new scheme, called Blue Assist, which is a simple way for people who might…

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Cabinet Approval Sought To Award Grant To Support Rough Sleepers

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Cabinet will be asked to award an £80,000 grant to the Hull Homeless and Rootless Project (HULLHARP) to help single homeless people in Hull and the East Riding. The report being considered by members on Tuesday, 21 July, recommends that HULLHARP provide outreach support to people sleeping rough or at risk of rough sleeping in the area. The grant is part of a £250,000 allocation…

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