MP Writes To Schools Encouraging Them To Keep School Uniform Costs Down

MP Writes To Schools Encouraging Them To Keep School Uniform Costs Down
September 28, 2019

Graham Stuart, MP for Beverley and Holderness, has written to local schools in the constituency to remind them of the government’s statutory guidance which instructs schools to keep uniform costs as low as possible for parents.

Paying for school uniforms can come at a difficult time for parents as in the most part, it comes at the end of a summer that brings with it more spending because of additional childcare costs and going on holidays.

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Sell-Out Original Family Musical The Three Kingdoms Returns To ERT

Sell-Out Original Family Musical The Three Kingdoms Returns To ERT
July 25, 2019

Following the success of previous sell-out family shows, She Productions present a revised version of their 2015 success The Three Kingdoms, one of the 4 musicals in their Young People’s Programme supported by Arts Council England.

East Riding Theatre’s Company in Residence will produce 4 family shows throughout 2019 to enable children to experience the magic of theatre from a young age. The programme also offers a professional mentorship scheme for young aspiring theatre-makers and childcare subsidy to support actors who are parents or caregivers.

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Helen Skelton Urges College Students To Seize Their Moment

Helen Skelton Urges College Students To Seize Their Moment
June 27, 2019

Television presenter Helen Skelton has urged students completing their studies at Bishop Burton College to seize the chance to do something “phenomenal” with their lives.

Helen, who is famed for her roles with Blue Peter, Countryfile and the BBC’s Olympic Games’ coverage, was the special guest speaker at the college’s Presentation Day.

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T Level Qualification In Childcare To Be Offer By Local College

T Level Qualification In Childcare To Be Offer By Local College
January 2, 2019

Bishop Burton College is to offer T Level qualifications in childcare. This new qualification is the equivalent to three A-Levels will on offer from September 2020.

Bishop Burton College will be one of a few colleges in the UK to offer this type of qualification. They say it provides a real alternative to A-Levels.

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Families First Quality Award For East Riding

Families First Quality Award For East Riding
June 13, 2018

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Families Information Service Hub (FISH) has achieved a national award for the quality of its service in helping families by providing information, support and advice.

FISH is a free, impartial service which provides a one-stop shop for information on services in the East Riding for children and young people aged up to 19 years, or up to 25 if they have a special educational need or disability.

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Have You Thought Of Becoming A Childminder?

Have You Thought Of Becoming A Childminder?
September 22, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council offers a range of support to people who are interested in becoming a registered Ofsted childminder.

Childminders are self-employed and care for children in their own home. They play an important role in providing a childcare setting which meets the needs of many parents and carers across the East Riding.

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Improve Job Prospects With New Adult Courses

Improve Job Prospects With New Adult Courses
February 7, 2017

Adults who want to return to education to improve their job prospects are being urged to take advantage of a raft of new courses available at an East Yorkshire college.

Bishop Burton College, near Beverley, is running dozens of short courses in a range of subjects specifically designed for adults who want to improve their employability, or simply learn a new skill.

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HULL : Pregnancy Fitness Projects Celebrates Success

HULL : Pregnancy Fitness Projects Celebrates Success
January 25, 2017

A fitness project designed to increase levels of physical activity among pregnant women and new mums in Hull is hosting an event to celebrate its success and promote new and exciting sessions for 2017.

The Us Mums event takes place at Ennerdale Leisure Centre on Thursday 26 January from 11.30am – 2.30pm. New and expectant mums will have the chance to try a range of free taster sessions including Buggy Bootcamp, Yoga, pool party and Box Fit.

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