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Health Trainers step it up for Driffield!

March 25, 2015
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Health Trainers step it up for Driffield!

East Riding health trainers get set to showcase their new service to the people of Driffield. To celebrate the launch of a health trainer service at Alfred Bean Community Hospital, the team is going mobile. The health trainers aim to get closer to the community and will be on-hand in a purpose-built public health vehicle in the hospital carpark. This informal drop-in event will take place on 2 April, 2015 between 10am – 4pm. FREE NHS Health Checks (for those age between 40 and 74) will be available on the day and anyone over 16 who simply wants to talk health is encouraged to attend. The FREE NHS Health Check takes about 40 minutes and takes place in a relaxing, stress free environment with a friendly lifestyle advisor to talk you through every step. First, there will be a few simple questions and some straightforward health tests to check whether the person is at risk of developing heart disease, stroke, kidney disease or type 2 diabetes. The health trainer will take them through a full health check including cholesterol and blood pressure testing. Once the check has been completed, a professional lifestyle advisor will talk through how people can make…

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Campaign goes on for better broadband in East Riding

March 25, 2015
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Broadband in East Riding is pretty slow, especially for people living in remote areas. To help improve the service, the Government has given East Riding…

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Yorkshire First select General Election candidate for East Yorkshire

March 25, 2015
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Yorkshire First select General Election candidate for East Yorkshire

Local businessman, Stewart Arnold, has been selected by new party Yorkshire First as a prospective parliamentary candidate. Stewart Arnold will stand for Yorkshire First in…

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Residents Warned Of Bogus Callers

March 19, 2015
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Residents across the East Riding are being warned to be on their guard following a number of reports of bogus calls from people claiming to…

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The do’s and don’ts of social media

March 17, 2015
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Over the last few years, social media has become a regular feature of most people’s lives. While social media can be a great way to…

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Source Local Seafood – Net The Benefits

March 17, 2015
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The final element of the ‘Enjoy Seafood from the East Yorkshire Coast’ project, funded by the Holderness Coast Fisheries Local Action Group, will take place…

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Safer Sleep Week 16-23 March 2015

March 11, 2015
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s public health team is reminding parents to think about where their babies are sleeping, ahead of Safer Sleep Week 16…

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Council’s Cabinet Approves Local Transport Plan

March 10, 2015
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Cabinet has today approved a new local transport plan (LTP) outlining the strategic approach the authority will take to investing…

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Hull Fashion Week : Calendar guys on the catwalk

March 10, 2015
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Hull Fashion Week : Calendar guys on the catwalk

The hottest calendar of the year will set pulses racing when it comes to life for the grand finale of Hull Fashion Week. Paul Spence…

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East Riding Leisure Haltemprice official opening

March 10, 2015
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East Riding Leisure Haltemprice official opening

The chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Councillor Pat O’Neil, will officially open the fully refurbished East Riding Leisure Haltemprice on Monday, 9 March.…

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Hull Real Ale & Cider Festival 2015

March 6, 2015
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The Hull & East Yorkshire branch of the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) in conjunction with Holy Trinity Church are pleased to announce that for…

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Solicitors offering a free place in the sun

March 2, 2015
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Property investors seeking to find out more about purchasing property abroad are invited to join James Legal at A Place in the Sun Live at…

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Double hundred up for Team Humber as Aalco Metals join in

February 25, 2015
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Double hundred up for Team Humber as Aalco Metals join in

Multi-metal stockholder Aalco is Team Humber Marine Alliance’s 200th member company, nearly 20 years after the business development organisation was formed. Aalco joins a growing…

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In Sickness And In Health With James Legal

February 20, 2015
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A free seminar on how to deal with sickness in the workplace is taking place at the World Trade Centre on Thursday 26 February. Jade…

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World’s Biggest Beach Angling Festival Celebrates 22nd Birthday On BT Sport

February 17, 2015
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With less than two weeks to go until the record-breaking European Open Beach Championship (EOBC), the world’s largest three-day beach angling festival, entries are already…

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We’ve Had Enough Says Graham Stuart

February 15, 2015
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We’ve Had Enough Says Graham Stuart

South Holderness Internal Drainage Board has vented its frustration at the length of time it’s taking the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) to consider a licence…

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Audience Makes A Smart Choice For Hull Philharmonic Orchestra

February 13, 2015
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Audience Makes A Smart Choice For Hull Philharmonic Orchestra

Hull Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing to the audience’s tune in a crowd-pleasing production at the end of February. The orchestra is now in rehearsal…

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HULL : New Luxury Chocolate Shop For Hull’s Trinity Indoor Market

February 9, 2015
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HULL : New Luxury Chocolate Shop For Hull’s Trinity Indoor Market

One of Yorkshire’s best-known chocolatiers is returning by popular demand with the opening of a new shop in Hull’s Trinity Indoor Market just in time…

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MPs urge Government to address VAT anomaly that threatens the success of Sixth Form Colleges

February 9, 2015
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MPs urge Government to address VAT anomaly that threatens the success of Sixth Form Colleges

A cross-party group of 75 MPs, led by Conservative Graham Stuart, the Chairman of the Education Select Committee, has written to Nicky Morgan, the Secretary…

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EYMS Training Achieves 100% Success In First Transport Manager Exams

February 6, 2015
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The training arm of Hull-based bus and coach operator East Yorkshire Motor Services, EYMS Bus & Coach Training, has just achieved a notable ‘first’ with…

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The Whalebone Is Hull & East Yorkshire CAMRA Kingston Upon Hull Pub Of The Year 2014

February 6, 2015
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The Whalebone has been named ‘Kingston upon Hull Pub of the Year 2014’ by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) – Hull & East Yorkshire…

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Hull Charity Announces Appointment Of New Chief Executive

February 6, 2015
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Hull Charity Announces Appointment Of New Chief Executive

Hull and East Yorkshire Mind is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive. David Smith will take up the post in March…

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East Riding of Yorkshire Council For Sustainable Services And To Support Economic Growth

February 5, 2015
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council will agree its budget for 2015-16 at a meeting of Full Council on Thursday, 5 February, starting at 2pm, at…

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Offenders Help Clear Snow As Part Of Community Payback Scheme

February 4, 2015
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Offenders Help Clear Snow As Part Of Community Payback Scheme

Offenders taking part in a community payback scheme helped residents of a local village by clearing the paths of snow. There were seven offenders who…

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Funding For Yorkshire Bank Bike Libraries Opens For Bids

February 4, 2015
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Funding For Yorkshire Bank Bike Libraries Opens For Bids

People are being encouraged to bid for funding to set up a Yorkshire Bank Bike Library to create the country’s first ever network of bike…

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