Barratt Homes’ Poppy Fields Development Honours Hull’s Hero’s

Barratt Homes’ Poppy Fields Development Honours Hull’s Hero’s
November 5, 2019

Five-star housebuilder, Barratt Homes Yorkshire East, continues to honour Hull’s war hero’s this Remembrance Sunday at its aptly named, Poppy Fields development in Cottingham. 

To mark Remembrance Sunday, Barratt Homes is supporting the Hull branch of The Royal British Legion with a £1,000 donation to assist the charity in providing lifelong support to serving and ex-serving personnel and their families in the Hull region.

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Barratt Homes Yorkshire Team Up With Cottingham High School

Barratt Homes Yorkshire Team Up With Cottingham High School
October 14, 2019

Five-star housebuilder Barratt Homes Yorkshire East recently invited 20 students from Cottingham High School to learn about the importance of protecting and preserving wildlife in the community, this autumn.

As part of the activity, the housebuilder took the students on a tour of its Gold Standard RSPB wildlife-friendly garden at the nearby Poppy Fields development in Cottingham.

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High Proportion Of Year Six Pupils Assigned School Of Choice

High Proportion Of Year Six Pupils Assigned School Of Choice
March 4, 2019

More than nine out of ten Year 6 children in the East Riding have been awarded places for the school named by parents as their first choice in the 2019/20 secondary school admissions round.  

Letters to parents, informing them of the outcome of their applications for secondary school places in September 2019, are being sent out today, Friday 1st March.  This is known as ‘National Offer Day’ and is the date that all local authorities in England have to send the letters out to parents.

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Good News For Most Parents Over Secondary School Places

Good News For Most Parents Over Secondary School Places
March 1, 2018

Nearly all East Riding parents of children moving to secondary school this year have got places for them at their preferred school.

Letters to parents telling them the outcome of their applications for secondary places in September are being sent out today, Thursday, 1 March. All local authorities in England have to send the letters out on the same date.

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Adventurous People Wanted Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Programme

Adventurous People Wanted Duke of Edinburgh's Award Programme
January 10, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s youth and family support service is calling for young people with a taste for adventure to join the Duke of Edinburgh Award programme.

The service is holding recruitment evenings across the East Riding, and visiting schools and academies to encourage young people to take part in the award scheme

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Macmillan Nurses Concert @ Beverley Minster

December 16, 2011

Around 800 people attended a charity concert held at the Beverley Minster in aid of Mcmillan Nurses. On the night there were performances from Cottingham High School Choir, Transport Regiment Royal Logistic Corps Band, Beverley Pipe Band.

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Futuristic Stations & Model Trains On Display AT Beverley Minster

December 15, 2011

A model railway has been set up in Beverley Minster forming part of display by the Minsters’ Rail Campaign. The exhibition will officially open on Thursday though members of the public have been flocking to see the model since it appeared on the BBC Look North news programme. Earlier this week Cottingham High School pupil Katherine Henning took a model of a futuristic train station to add to the display….

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