Our Histories Revealed – New Exhibition Coming To Goole Museum

Our Histories Revealed - New Exhibition Coming To Goole Museum
January 29, 2019

Our Histories Revealed: African Stories in Hull and East Yorkshire is a new exhibition at Goole Museum from 5 February to 6 April which uncovers the history of people of African descent from 1750 to 2007.

These dates represent the period of history beginning with the era of the famous anti-slavery campaigner William Wilberforce and ending with the bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade.

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Warehouse Expansion Means Volunteers Are Needed By Jacob’s Well

Warehouse Expansion Means Volunteers Are Needed By Jacob’s Well
October 12, 2018

Jacob’s Well Warehouse expansion has led to the Beverley based charity to appeal for more volunteers. Expansion to the Jacob’s Well Warehouse was made possible due a to a grant from Screwfix.

 Jacob’s Well now has a much bigger capacity. Now the charity needs more people to help sort goods ready for shipping or selling. 

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‘Man-Up’ Mountain For Mental Health

‘Man-Up’ Mountain For Mental Health
September 6, 2018

A local businessman and leader of Andy’s Man Club Hull is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in October to create funds to set up clubs in other parts of the UK, in a bid to confront the biggest killer of men under the age of 45 in the UK, suicide.

Leon McQuade is taking on the African mountain as he says the physical feat is small in comparison to the emotional challenges faced by many young men in today’s society.

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Lifestyle 2018 – Have You Got What It Takes To Make A Difference

Lifestyle 2018 - Have You Got What It Takes To Make A Difference
April 11, 2018

PCSOs from Humberside Police will be visiting schools and colleges to promote Lifestyle 2018, an incentive open to people aged 10-18 who want to make a difference in the community.

Lifestyle 2018 is made  possible by the kind support of sponsors and  gives young people the chance to not only do something positive during the summer break, but also a chance to win some fantastic prizes.

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2018 Programme Unveiled At The Beverley Treasure House

2018 Programme Unveiled At The Beverley Treasure House
January 31, 2018

The Treasure House in Beverley has unveiled its exciting and varied programme of events and exhibitions for 2018.

Although the highlight of 2018 will be the 53rd Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition from 14 July to 8 September, East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced a full programme of events at the popular venue for the next year.

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Our Histories Revealed – Africans In Hull And East Yorkshire

Our Histories Revealed - Africans In Hull And East Yorkshire
September 25, 2017

The stories and social histories of Black people with African heritage will be shared in Our Histories Revealed, a fascinating exhibition at Hull History Centre next month, as part of the African Stories in Hull and East Yorkshire project.

The project, which received funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund in May 2016, aims to create a record of the local stories, oral histories, art and music that have been collected from people across Hull and the East Riding, from extraordinary family histories to anecdotes remembered over the dining table.

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Celebrating The Bantu From South Of The Equator

HULL : Everyone Invited To Hull 2017 Opener Made In Hull
April 14, 2017

On Saturday 15 April the first exhibition celebrating the culture, creativity and food of the Bantu people from south of the equator, will take place in Hull.

Having found sanctuary in the city, many Bantu people from south of the equator now call Hull their home and will share the beauty of their culture during a six-month roadshow around the city.

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Yorkshire Wolds Wagyu Company Beefs Up For Snacking Market

Yorkshire Wolds Wagyu Company Beefs Up For Snacking Market
March 2, 2017

A pedigree beef business from Driffield is aiming to conquer the snack market with its new range of biltong made from one of the world’s most highly prized meats.

The launch of The Yorkshire Wagyu Company’s Biltong marks the firm’s first foray into the charcuterie marketplace and is in response to the growing market for heathy, high protein snacks.

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