2019 Bridlington Seafood Festival – A Taste Of The Coast

2019 Bridlington Seafood Festival - A Taste Of The Coast
June 12, 2019

The 2019 Bridlington Seafood Festival will once again set taste buds tingling when it returns to the town on The Spa Promenade on the weekend of 15-16 June.

The two-day event, which runs from 10am-4pm both days, will offer seafood cookery demonstrations, free children’s entertainment, live music, educational sessions and, of course, a wide selection of food stalls, traders and exhibitors.

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Honour For ‘Inspirational’ Council Officer For Work With Children And Families

Honour For 'Inspirational' Council Officer For Work With Children And Families
June 8, 2019

An ‘inspirational’ council officer has been made a Member of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her work with children and families across the East Riding.

Bridget Bennett, East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s service manager for early years and family support, has worked as a social worker in front line practice since 1977.  She has worked in the East Riding since 1999, having previously managed a family centre in York.

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Space Chase, Summer Reading Challenge To Take Off This Summer

Space Chase, Summer Reading Challenge To Take Off This Summer
June 5, 2019

There will be a chance to join East Riding Libraries and Customer Services on Planet Library this summer for an out-of-this-world adventure!

The Summer Reading Challenge, produced by the Reading Agency, returns to East Riding Libraries with the theme of ‘Space Chase’ inspired by the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing in 1969.

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Nappy Incentive Launched To Educate Parents About Waste Disposal

Nappy Incentive Launched To Educate Parents About Waste Disposal
March 6, 2019

Parents in the East Riding are being urged to support a new nappy campaign. The new campaign has been by the council to help prevent costly contamination in recycling bins.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s waste recycling team has started the scheme as they want to encourage parents to put all their babies’ waste in their green bins.

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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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