Virtual Quiz Raises Much Needed Funds For Children’s Charity

Virtual Quiz Raises Much Needed Funds For Children’s Charity
January 15, 2021

A total of £1,250 was raised for charity at the Forrester Boyd Annual Christmas Quiz which took place virtually at the end of last year.

Forrester Boyd, one of the largest accountancy firms in the region, held its 7th Annual Christmas Quiz which was hosted virtually on YouTube and attended by over 100 professionals who came together for this fantastic event.

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Types of Employee Benefits Every Company Should Offer

Types of Employee Benefits Every Company Should Offer
January 13, 2021

To attract and retain the best talents, you have to consider the benefits you offer your potential employees. As a business owner, you must know that recruiting and retaining competent workers is key to your organization’s success. Without a competent, reliable, and loyal staff, your business will struggle to survive.

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MP Meets With East Riding Council For Update On Mass Testing

MP Meets With East Riding Council For Update On Mass Testing
November 14, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has met with Cllr Richard Burton, the leader of East Riding Council, and its Chief Executive, Caroline Lacey, to hear updates on the council’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and to get the chance to feed local concerns back into Government Ministers.

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MP Makes An Appeal To Holiday Parks To Stay Open For Those With Nowhere Else To Go

MP Makes An Appeal To Holiday Parks To Stay Open For Those With Nowhere Else To Go
November 10, 2020

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has appealed to holiday parks in his constituency to stay open for those who are unable to return home to their primary residence for the month of November.

Following the announcement of a second lockdown across England, holiday parks have once again been asked to close to holidaymakers in order to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the face of rising cases across the country.

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One Thousand Words Competition Captures The Magic Of The Viola Trawler

One Thousand Words Competition Captures The Magic Of The Viola Trawler
October 22, 2020

A writer and an artist who discovered the stories of the Viola trawler by way of a cultural competition have now been inspired to use their work to spread the word about her exploits and the campaign to bring her home.

The pair took first place in their respective categories in the “One Thousand Words” competition organised by the Viola Trust, challenging creatives to paint a picture or write a short story.

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Humber IT Firm Is One Of The Best In The UK

Humber IT Firm Is One Of The Best In The UK
September 25, 2020

A recent announcement has named Hessle-based Jupiter IT as a finalist at the 2020 UK IT Industry Awards.

Considered the country’s most prestigious IT event, the UK IT Industry Awards are hosted by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT and Computing, to recognise and lionise the people creating a better world through IT.

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Residents To Access Faster Broadband Thanks To Funding Boost

Residents To Access Faster Broadband Thanks To Funding Boost
September 25, 2020

Homes and businesses in rural parts of the East Riding will be able to access faster and more reliable internet speeds thanks to extra funding from East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

As part of the Government’s £22million Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme, the council has committed an additional £500,000 to help its residents and businesses in hard-to-reach places to get even better connected as part of a group scheme.

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Beverley’s Genuine Gents Survives Lockdown As ‘A Cut Above The Rest’

Beverley's Genuine Gents Survives Lockdown As 'A Cut Above The Rest'
September 14, 2020

When Genuine Gents opened its doors on Beverley’s Butcher Row for the first time back in February, the owner had no notion they’d have to shut only a few weeks later as Covid-19 lockdown restrictions kicked in.

Since Oscar Dugan re-opened again on July 4 this unique barbers has been making a name for itself as the latest addition to the town’s men’s hairdressing scene.

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Keeping Your Cars Safe From Burglars

Keeping Your Cars Safe From Burglars
September 13, 2020

Following a number of recent burglaries across the force area where cars have been stolen, officers are encouraging people to protect their property and report anything suspicious to police.

Detective Inspector Andy Crawforth said: “Unfortunately we have had a number of reports recently where houses have been broken into and car keys have been stolen. These keys have then been used to steal vehicles from outside, with a number of high powered cars recently reported stolen. 

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