Cover The Coast All Set To Explore Again In 2020!

Cover The Coast All Set To Explore Again In 2020!
January 28, 2020

Cover the Coast, the popular programme of walks and outdoor coastal activities for adults, organised as part of Active Coast, will once again explore the East Yorkshire coastline in 2020.

This year’s programme begins on Friday, 14 February with a Humber Bridge Walk starting at 10am from the bottom car park in the Humber Bridge Country Park.

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Hidden Histories Of The Humber Bridge To Be Revealed In Exhibition

Hidden Histories Of The Humber Bridge To Be Revealed In Exhibition
November 20, 2019

A travelling exhibition revealing the hidden histories of the Humber Bridge will get underway this week.

The exhibition is part of the Hidden Histories of the Humber Bridge project – an oral history project which aims to capture the stories of people whose lives’ have been shaped by the iconic, Grade One listed structure.

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More Chances To Enjoy The East Riding Countryside

More Chances To Enjoy The East Riding Countryside
October 11, 2019

Late October will see more events organised by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s countryside access team, designed to make the most of the stunning countryside in the area.

An Autumn Migration Birdwatch will take place at South Landing Local Nature Reserve at Flamborough on Sunday, 20 October from 9.30 am – 11.30 am , led by a local birdwatching guide with Yorkshire Coast Nature.

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Parking Restrictions Increased For This Years Hull Fair

Parking Restrictions Increased For This Years Hull Fair
October 2, 2019

New parking restrictions will be in place during Hull Fair. Several streets in Hull will have parking restrictions increased to allow only parking for residents with permits during the fair.

Streets will include Granville Street, Lowther Street, Paisley Street, Perry Street, Ruskin Street, Sandringham Street and Walliker Street.

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Next Phase Of Major Improvement Works On A164 Set To Start

Next Phase Of Major Improvement Works On A164 Set To Start
July 31, 2019

Work on a major scheme to transform a congested section of the A164 between Beverley and the Humber Bridge is reaching its next stage.

The construction of two new roundabouts to relieve congestion and improve road safety at the junction of the A164, Great Gutter Lane and Riplingham Road began in March.

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Humber Bridge Country Park Experience Receive Lottery Backing

Humber Bridge Country Park Experience Receive Lottery Backing
August 7, 2018

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has received a confirmed National Lottery grant of £724,000 towards a £968,869 scheme to deliver The Humber Bridge Country Park Experience.

Thanks to money raised by National Lottery players, the project aims to restore Hessle Whiting Mill – adding an additional floor and interpretation – deliver a full activity programme, employ a heritage education officer, improve the existing stepped access and undertake improvement works to underpasses and pathways.

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Civic Day Celebrates Humber Bridge’s Place At Heart Of Community

Civic Day Celebrates Humber Bridge’s Place At Heart Of Community
July 2, 2018

Dignitaries and Civic Leaders gathered at the Humber Bridge on Saturday to celebrate the iconic structure’s place at the heart of the local community.

Mayors of Hull, Barton and North Lincolnshire; the Lord Lieutenant of East Yorkshire and Vice Lieutenant of Lincolnshire, and; representatives from the four local authorities and town councils near to the bridge, all took part in the Civic event which included a tour of the bridge and a trip up the north tower.

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Share Your Stories Of The Humber Bridge At A Series Of Public Events

Share Your Stories Of The Humber Bridge At A Series Of Public Events
June 11, 2018

People in Beverley, Hull, East Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire are being invited to share their stories about the Humber Bridge in a series of public events being held in June and July. The events are part of the Hidden Histories of the Humber Bridge Project organised by Grimsby arts-based social enterprise, the Culture House. The first event will take place this Saturday at the Fishing Heritage Centre, Grimsby,…

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Deputy Mayor Welcomes RAF100 Baton As It Passes Through Beverley

Deputy Mayor Welcomes RAF100 Baton As It Passes Through Beverley
June 8, 2018

Members of the Royal Air Force based at the Defence School of Transport have safely delivered the RAF100 Baton on its final leg through Yorkshire.

The Baton, which has been designed to present the evolution of the RAF arrived in Beverley on Friday morning where local town officials were on hand to welcome them to Beverley.

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