Former Combat Medic Drives Inspiration At The DST

Former Combat Medic Drives Inspiration At The DST
November 25, 2019

The Defence School of Transport had the honour and pleasure of meeting Simon Harmer.

Simon joined the Army in 1997 as and for 16 years experienced a full and varied career as a Combat Medical Technician, deploying on operations to Iraq, Afghanistan and Bosnia. 

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Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes

Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes
June 12, 2019

Two television stars will be handing out the awards to students at Bishop Burton College’s traditional end of year celebrations.

Presenters Helen Skelton and Jenni Falconer will be the special guests at the college’s Presentation Day events later this month. The event will see around 1,000 students celebrate the successful completion of their studies.

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Get A Foot On The Fitness Career Ladder With Sportsability

Get A Foot On The Fitness Career Ladder With Sportsability
May 17, 2019

Thanks to Instagram and other social media, the fitness industry is encouraging millions of people to improve their fitness, get stronger and feel healthier.

Sportsability Fitness Training is an Active IQ training provider, working with people from all different backgrounds setting them on their fitness career journey.

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Sessions House To Feature In New Channel 5 Series

Sessions House To Feature In New Channel 5 Series
March 17, 2019

Beverley based hair and beauty spa, Sessions House, will feature in a new Channel 5 reality series called The House of Extraordinary People. The show will hit appear on our screens on Monday 18 March, 10pm.

This life-affirming series will air for 3 nights and follows 9 extraordinary people from around the world with unusual appearances. They want to show what it’s really like to stand out because they’re different.

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How You Can Win A Gym Instructors Course With Over £500

How You Can Win A Gym Instructors Course With Over £500
March 15, 2019

Sportsability Fitness Training is running a competition to win a place on their Level 2 Instructing Fitness Gym course, worth £550.

As the gateway qualification to the fitness industry, this Level 2 qualification opens up opportunities to become a Personal Trainer. It also provides a gateway to undertake add-on courses. These include spin sessions, aqua fitness and also to specialise in working with children and the elderly.

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Sportsability Partners With Cottingham Parks To Train The Trainers

Sportsability Partners With Cottingham Parks To Train The Trainers
September 26, 2018

A new joint venture for local sports training provider, Sportsability will help the company stake its claim in the burgeoning fitness industry, with use of the gym and facilities for its learners at Cottingham Parks.

The move aims to enhance the courses for fitness instructing and personal training, through the Active IQ qualifications Sportsability provides.

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New Local Swim School For Pre-School And Adult Learners

New Local Swim School For Pre-School And Adult Learners
June 8, 2018

A new swim school in Dunswell is providing lessons for pre-school children and adult learners with exclusive use of a private pool.

The school is run by Suzanne Mathers from Sportsability which is a local community interest company providing inclusive exercise for everyone, as well as training for gym instructors, fitness instructors, personal trainers, swimming and sports within schools.

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Artist From Beverley Takes Over Public Facility To Show Work

Artist From Beverley Takes Over Public Facility To Show Work
October 11, 2017

Customers of East Riding Leisure Haltemprice, in Anlaby, can enjoy a specially commissioned artwork by locally born artist Patrick Coyle, which has taken over the library, the swimming pool, the café and a squash court in the leisure centre until November.

Inspired by the joined-up nature of the building, Coyle interweaves three of its distinct environments through writing, performance and sculptural installation.

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High Enterprise Coming To East Riding Leisure Haltemprice

High Enterprise Coming To East Riding Leisure Haltemprice
September 25, 2017

The LitUp Festival presents an exciting newly commissioned exhibition and performance by Hull- born artist Patrick Coyle at East Riding Leisure Haltemprice, as part of the ‘Out of this Word’ programme.

‘High Enterprise’will be at one of the UK’s busiest Leisure Centres from Thursday, 28 September to Friday, 3 November.

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Local Judo Ace Holly Bentham Selected To Represent Country

Local Judo Ace Holly Bentham Selected To Represent Country
July 8, 2017

Longcroft Sixth Form pupil, Holly Bentham, has been selected to be part of Team England competing at this year’s Youth Commonwealth Games.

The games are being held in Nassau, The Bahamas, commencing on the 18 July and concluding 5 days later on the 23 July and cover a multitude of sports including athletics, swimming, rugby 7s, tennis, beach volleyball along with Holly’s chosen sport of judo.

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