Lifestyle 2018 Team From Walkington Shortlisted For Final

Lifestyle 2018 Team From Walkington Shortlisted For Final
November 14, 2018

Two girls from Walkington will find out tonight if they have won the Lifestyle 2018 Award after their incredible efforts this summer.

Amelia Elvin and Jess Clark under the name Team Stand Tall spent their summer raising money to purchase a defibrillator. Furthermore, the pair also trained a number of young people how to use the equipment.


Walkington Village Girls’ Defibrillator Campaign Backed By MP

Walkington Village Girls’ Defibrillator Campaign Backed By MP
August 29, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart was recently contacted by local school girls Jess Clark and Amelia Elvin, aka ‘Team Stand Tall’.

As part of the Humberside Police Lifestyle Challenge 2018 Jess and Amelia have been raising money and awareness for a community AED to be installed at the playing fields in their village of Walkington.


The Business Day Hailed a Success by Local Businesses

The Business Day Hailed a Success by Local Businesses
June 16, 2017

Businesses across the Yorkshire and Humber region have been reflecting on the success of the inaugural The Business Day which was held recently.

Coming at the end of Humber Business Week, around 650 delegates from a cross-section of businesses attended The Business Day, which was held at Bridlington Spa and hosted by television personality Alexander Armstrong.


PR in a Crisis – Understanding More About Dealing With A Disaster

PR in a Crisis - Understanding More About Dealing With A Disaster
May 23, 2017

When disaster strikes a business’s reputation can be on the line. Public relations agency, Divine Clark PR and specialist media trainers at Positive Impact, will host a free workshop to inform local businesses how to effectively deal with PR during a crisis.

The event will take place on Wednesday 21 June, 6-8pm, at Airco’s Business Lounge in Hull.


Burton Mount Country House:English Hospitality Of The Highest Standard

September 27, 2011

Burton Mount Country House is a Five Star venue in Cherry Burton which can be found in the Michelin Guide 2011. It provides private dining and can be flexible for any occasion from a lunch table of 8 to a wedding for 200 guests in the beautiful 2.5 acre gardens. In addition to the superb bed & breakfast facilities, the owner, Mrs Pauline Greenwood has opened up her family house…

Read More >> Magazine: 50 Not Out

July 4, 2011

This week’s issue of magazine makes it 50 publications produced, a milestone that some 12 months ago I could not have imagined. The first six issues were drawn in Photoshop, which seems crazy now as I look back and remember how painful and time consuming it was. Although still a lengthy process things have become slightly easier with the design being completed using Publishing Software taking between 8 and…


HU17 Meets The Cast of The Only Way Is Essex

June 5, 2011

Anyone thinking that the cast members of ITV2’s the Only Way is Essex are nothing more than narcissistic, vacuous cash splashers couldn’t be more wrong.  In the press area of Pozition nightclub in Hull, I was lucky enough to meet up with four of the stars from the BAFTA winning TV show – Mark, Lauren, Arg and Lydia – who were in East Yorkshire for an event organised by Beverley…


Perfect 32 Dental Practice: Supreme Customer Service

April 1, 2011

The Mary Portas TV programme highlighted how bad customer service is in the UK and how we accept it as the norm.   So when it’s exceptional it makes you stand back in amazement and from experience, a visit to Perfect 32 Dental Practice is the latter – they demonstrate a level customer of service beyond expectation. When I visited with my young family, one the many things that impressed us…


Beverley Motorbike Racer With Promising Career Seeks Local Sponsorship

February 11, 2011

Ben Marrett, 25 from Beverley has spent most of his life riding motorbikes.  Since before he can remember his Dad and Uncle would take him out and every spare moment since his childhood has been spent doing what he enjoys most and for the past two years though, that has involved speeding around a race track at 170mph, where he has achieved excellent positions – making it to 2nd place…


Local Hairdresser Promises a Fashion Night to Remember

February 3, 2011

Gareth Smith, 26, hair stylist from Desired in Beverley has a major passion for fashion and making people look beautiful. This April however, he is taking part in an event that neither he, nor anyone who knows him could have imagined him doing – the London Marathon which he is running in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Society. When his Mum’s best friend lost both her husband and daughter…


More People to be Caught in Inheritance Tax Trap

January 26, 2011

The number of people caught in the Inheritance Tax “trap” is set to rise over the next four years. The Government has fixed the level below which no tax is paid – an effective tax rise when inflation is taken into account. Currently, any individual with an estate worth more than £325,000, or a couple whose estate is worth £650,000 will pay a huge 40% tax on the excess.  The…


Is Your Diet making You Ill?

January 25, 2011

Have you been ‘snoozing’ your alarm clock for an extra half-hour in a morning or, do feel like you could just turn it off and stay in bed all day?  Are you lethargic and irritable, suffering from bloating, wind and/or, constipation? If this sounds like you, you are not alone and to help, would like to introduce Karina Clappison whose holistic nutritional advice has helped many people to eat…


Dr. Katerina Steventon, Face Workshops, Skin Care Expert

January 13, 2011

Dr Katerina Steventon MSc. PhD. – from the Czech Republic , is a skincare expert with over 17 years experience and has worked in the skin care industry, gaining an in-depth knowledge of skin science. Her objective is to provide advice and recommend the right skin care routine for any individual, bridging the gap between the skincare consumer, beauty therapy and the skincare industry.  Katerina also actively pursues the role…


Meza9 Aim to Bring WOW-Factor to Beverley Homes

January 6, 2011

Meza9 is located in Saturday Market.  If you stand at the end of Dyer Lane and look up to the right the office is on the top floor where there is certainly some creative excellence underway. Meza9’s Neil McKenzie designs, installs and manufactures anything from a complete mezzanine floor system to balconies, staircases, balustrades and handrails.  However, it is his creative flair that makes all the difference – his website…


Valerie Prentice – Two Hands, One Body, Ten Fingers

December 8, 2010

Valerie Prentice had told me that the issues faced by a masseuse were women being afraid of getting semi-naked in front of her and men are afraid of becoming aroused.  Whilst this comment brought on loud guffaws from everyone in the room at the time, Valerie, who never minces her words, was keen to point out that the only part of the body exposed during the massage is the part…