Free Parking In Run-Up To Christmas Returns For 11th Year

Free Parking In Run-Up To Christmas Returns For 11th Year
November 28, 2019

Free parking across all council-operated car parks in the East Riding will come into force this weekend.

For the 11th year, East Riding of Yorkshire Council will suspend parking charges at all council on-street parking bays and off-street car parks for the four weekends in the run-up to Christmas in a bid to boost trade and visitor numbers to towns.

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Double Gold For Yorkshire Family Attraction Close To Beverley

Double Gold For Yorkshire Family Attraction Close To Beverley
November 27, 2019

William’s Den at North Cave near Beverley is celebrating after picking up two Gold awards at the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.

Hosted by former Emmerdale actress Natalie Anderson and broadcaster Rich Williams the glitzy ceremony, which is the largest celebration of tourism in the UK, featured entertainment from footballing legend turned Sky Sports pundit Chris Kamara who performed two festive favourites from his debut album ‘Here’s to Christmas’.

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Film Industry Opportunities In Hull At Northern Exposure

Film Industry Opportunities In Hull At Northern Exposure
November 13, 2019

Filmmakers, writers, actors and film fans across the Humber and East Yorkshire are being offered a unique opportunity to bring along their own work and take part in a film industry day in Hull this Wednesday, 13 November.

Northern Exposure is a day-long film event that includes talent workshops, a film forum, networking and independent BFI Network, Film Hub North film screenings.

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Taking the Hassle Out of Your Office Move

Taking the Hassle Out of Your Office Move
November 11, 2019

If you are preparing to move office soon, you will know that it is going to be incredibly difficult to get it all organised and moving smoothly.

No matter how much you are intending to move, there are some key things you can do to ensure that the hassle is taken out of your office move. Let’s take a look at some of them now.

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Why Northern UK Is the Best for Business

Why Northern UK Is the Best for Business
November 8, 2019

When businesses consider setting up shop in the UK, one of the first locations to come to mind is London.

However, a trend of late has seen international and local businesses relocate or bypass the hectic capital for cheaper northern UK cities.

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Workshop Shows Cyber-Attacks Can Affect Any Business, Large Or Small

Workshop Shows Cyberattacks Can Affect Any Business, Large Or Small
November 4, 2019

High profile cyber-attacks on large businesses have raised awareness of the growing threat of cybercrime. However, many smaller businesses seem to be operating under a false sense of security, believing they are too small and therefore, safe.

A workshop run by the commercial insurance firm, HI Commercial and IT support company, Computanet, highlighted the risks small businesses expose themselves to every day, simply through employee emails, accessing free public wifi or, disgruntled employees. The message is simple; don’t equate small with safe – simple measures can help to prevent an attack.

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Establishing A Successful Retail Business

Establishing A Successful Retail Business
October 22, 2019

New retail businesses can quickly make a name for themselves, but you need to make sure that you have a strategy before you take the leap so you can protect your investment.

There are many ways that a retailer can fail, but with the right management, it could become a popular fixture of your local high street. If you follow the below tips you should find it much easier to drive your retail business to success.

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Burglars Are Not Always In Balaclavas

Burglars Are Not Always In Balaclavas
October 14, 2019

Local commercial insurance broker, HI Commercial and IT firm, Computanet are hosting a cybersecurity workshop on Wednesday 30 October from 8:00am at the Millhouse Skidby.

Led by Hiscox, the team will demonstrate how malicious cyber hackers are breaching company data and IT systems.

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Andrew & Rogers Optometrists Of Beverley Celebrate Their 21st Birthday

Andrew & Rogers Optometrists Of Beverley Celebrate Their 21st Birthday
September 22, 2019

An independent boutique opticians located in the heart of Beverley is celebrating an impressive 21 years in the industry.

Andrew & Roger founded the practice 21 years ago, and with a collective experience of over 50 years between them, it is no wonder Andrew & Rogers has become an iconic feature within the historic market town of Beverley.

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Kindred Spirits – A Unique Approach To Alcohol Sales

Kindred Spirits – A Unique Approach To Alcohol Sales
July 24, 2019

Kindred Spirits is the latest business to open in Beverley. Located in Beverley’s Historic Core on Toll Gavel, they have a very unique approach to selling alcohol.

Kindred Spirits which opened this week and sells crafted spirits which are sourced from around the UK. Furthermore, they do not just bottle them, the packing, if desired can also be personalised.

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Screwfix Search For Britain’s Top Tradesperson Begins

Screwfix Search For Britain’s Top Tradesperson Begins
July 16, 2019

In its tenth year, Screwfix is proud to announce that its Britain’s Top Tradesperson competition is now open, and plumbers, electricians, builders and carpenters from Beverley can put themselves forward for the top prize.

The annual competition by Screwfix aims to celebrate the outstanding work and professionalism of UK tradespeople, resulting in one exceptional individual winning a £20k trade bundle, comprising of £10k worth of tools, £5k tech and £5k to go towards future training.

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Hull Secure £1M Funding For Whitefriargate Regeneration

Hull Secure £1M Funding For Whitefriargate Regeneration
July 15, 2019

Hull City Council has secured £1m to support the regeneration of Whitefriargate under the Humber High Street Challenge fund.

The fund, from the Humber LEP, is providing grants aimed at encouraging private sector landlords and property owners in each of the four Humber local authorities to undertake building and conversion projects that animate high streets, diversify the traditional high street offer and bring unused floor space back into use.

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Flowerstyle Feel The Time Was Right To Open In Beverley

March 17, 2019

Flowerstyle say the time was right to relocate from Driffield to Beverley. Owner Susan Haigh and daughter Emma Chamberlain, both residents add they are delighted to be trading in the town.

Trading for over 9 years, Flowerstyle started in Tickton before relocating to Driffield. However, they have now teamed up with Fresh and Fruity by opening on Dyer Lane.

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New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College

New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College
January 30, 2019

The new deputy principal at an East Yorkshire college says she will be listening closely to the views of students and local businesses to help produce a skilled workforce for the region.

Rachel Ellis-Jones has re-joined Bishop Burton College this week, having previously worked there as an art lecturer at the start of her career.

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