City Urged To Help Fast-Track Hull’s Route Towards Electrification

City Urged To Help Fast-Track Hull’s Route Towards Electrification
September 7, 2020

Residents and businesses in Hull are being asked to support the final push in a long campaign to electrify and upgrade the railway lines from Hull to Selby and Hull to Sheffield.

If successful, it could cut journey times from Hull to Leeds from 57 minutes to just 38 minutes, and Hull to Sheffield from 86 minutes to just 50 minutes.

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Back To School: Advice For Pupils And Parents On Safe Bus Travel

Back To School: Advice For Pupils And Parents On Safe Bus Travel
September 2, 2020

Children and their parents are being encouraged to follow the latest advice about safe bus travel, as the new school year begins for many.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is encouraging families to prepare their travel routes in advance and make sure youngsters are aware of new precautions in place to keep everyone safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

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East Yorkshire’s First Luxury Bike Buses Arrive On The Region’s Roads

East Yorkshire’s First Luxury Bike Buses Arrive On The Region’s Roads
August 10, 2020

Hull and East Yorkshire will become one of the first areas in the country to have bike-friendly buses, in a £2m investment by one of the region’s leading public transport operators.

Bus company East Yorkshire has bought eight state of the art, environmentally friendly new double-decker buses, costing £260,000 each, all of which have special racks to carry bikes on board.

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Measures In Place To Make Licensed Vehicles COVID-19 Safe

Measures In Place To Make Licensed Vehicles COVID-19 Safe
July 3, 2020

People planning to use taxis or private hire vehicles this weekend should wear a face covering in order to protect themselves and their driver from COVID-19.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s licensing team, as well as licensed taxis and private hire drivers, have put a number of additional safety measures in place to keep everyone safe.

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New Rules On Face Coverings Come Into Play This Week

New Rules On Face Coverings Come Into Play This Week
June 14, 2020

New rules requiring passengers to wear face coverings on their journey will come into force on public transport from Monday.

The advice is clear that people should continue to avoid taking public transport where possible. But if you do need to use public transport you will be required to use face coverings.

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More Buses To Run As People Start Returning To Work

More Buses To Run As People Start Returning To Work
May 27, 2020

From Sunday 31 May, in response to the government’s updated coronavirus advice, bus company East Yorkshire will be increasing their bus services.

Most bus services that are currently running during lockdown will have extra journeys, and many routes that were suspended at the start of the crisis will return.

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On-Street Parking Charges In Hull Resume This Week

On-Street Parking Charges In Hull Resume This Week
May 18, 2020

From today, Monday 18 May motorists will be charged for using on-street parking in Hull. However, any council-owned car parks including short-stay and long-stay will remain free until further notice.

This means that motorists parking in Hull City Council-owned car parks including Albion Street, Lowgate, History Centre, Tower Street, Trippett Street, Osborne Street, George Street, Pryme Street, Francis Street and the ice arena will not be charged.

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Beverley Community Lift Thrilled With Birthday Gift

Beverley Community Lift Thrilled With Birthday Gift
February 26, 2020

Beverley Community Lift is celebrating the start of the transport charity’s golden jubilee year by taking delivery of its latest minibus.

It has taken the charity three years to raise the funds needed to buy the vehicle. As a result of the new arrival, this means the charity will maintain a fleet of five buses.

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New Commuter Buses For Cherry Burton

New Commuter Buses For Cherry Burton
November 27, 2019

Bus company East Yorkshire has started a new rush-hour bus journey from Beverley to Cherry Burton for commuters coming home from work. 

The new journey began in November in response to a request from Graham Stuart to East Yorkshire buses.

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Playing Sports Helps Benefit Mental and Physical Health

Playing Sports Helps Benefit Mental and Physical Health
October 16, 2019

Playing sports like football offer many benefits, especially for children. In Beverley, there are a host of local clubs offering sports to children.

Sports on offer include football, rugby union, rugby league and also cricket. Clubs like Beverley Town Football Club, for example, not only cater for children but also adults.

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Ways You Can Save Money On The Essentials

Ways You Can Save Money On The Essentials
October 8, 2019

Even for the thriftiest members of society, essential goods and services are incredibly expensive in today’s consumer market.

Saving money is important to everyone, and whilst it’s tempting to focus on cutting out expensive treats, there are easy ways you can reduce your everyday spending on essentials to help make your hard-earned money stretch even further.

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