Bishop Burton Student Named Best In The Country

Bishop Burton Student Named Best In The Country
July 8, 2019

A student at Bishop Burton College has been named the best in her subject area in the country.

Animal management student, Chloe Rochester has beaten off tough competition from hundreds of other hopefuls to be named ‘BTEC Land-Based Student of the Year’ at a prestigious awards ceremony held by accrediting body Pearson.

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Free Bus Travel For Leisure Users As Ennerdale Closes Its Doors

June 26, 2019

As Ennerdale Leisure Centre prepares to close its doors for a £1.76 million refurbishment, users are being offered free bus travel to its closest alternative, Woodford.

The facility in Sutton Road will close on Sunday 30 June at 4.30pm for upgrades to electrical and mechanical services plus refurbishment to the reception, cafe gym, studio and sauna areas.

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Exhibition Looks At Positive Impact Of Immigration And Free Movement

Exhibition Looks At Positive Impact Of Immigration And Free Movement
September 7, 2018

A new exhibition, exploring the history of migration in British 20th Century art, is now open at Ferens Art Gallery.

Crossing Borders invites viewers to consider the politics of citizenship and national identity within the context of British 20th Century art. The exhibition features the work of British migrant artists who, by choice or necessity, crossed borders to live, work and often nationalise in Britain.

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Investigatory Works To Commence Along The A164 Following Funding

Investigatory Works To Commence Along The A164 Following Funding
July 23, 2018

Following the announcement that the council has secured £40 million from the Department for Transport towards a major highway improvement scheme on the A164 and at Jock’s Lodge junction, the next stage of the scheme’s development includes investigatory work which will feed into the detailed scheme design.

The next phase of this work is based on assessing the highway drainage. This work will start on the evening of Monday, 23 July at Castle Hill Roundabout, Cottingham, working along the A164 northwards to Lincoln Way Roundabout, Beverley.

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TRAVEL NEWS : Newland Avenue Essential Resurfacing Work

TRAVEL NEWS : Newland Avenue Essential Resurfacing Work
September 6, 2017

Essential maintenance works on Newland Avenue will take place from Monday, September 11 for six weeks.

Newland Avenue will be closed to through traffic to allow these essential carriageway maintenance works to be carried out, and 3,800 letters are to be delivered to residents and businesses in the surrounding area.

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Major Improvement Scheme To Start At Beverley Roundabout

Major Improvement Scheme To Start At Beverley Roundabout
September 6, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced that a major highway improvement scheme is planned to start on the A1079 Killingwoldgraves Roundabout on Monday, 11 September, 2017, and is expected to be completed by the end of 2017.

The scheme involves widening the A1079 leg from Hull along with the A1174 and A1035 legs to provide longer two-lane approaches and entries to the junction, and also providing two lanes for circulation on the roundabout itself.

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Bus Company Travel App Achieves 5 Star App Store Rating

Bus Company Travel App Achieves 5 Star App Store Rating
June 20, 2017

After only two months East Yorkshire Motor Services’ new mobile phone app has achieved the coveted 5 star rating on the App Store (and 4.7 stars on Google Play).

Launched on 3 April, by the end of May there had been 6,230 users with over 78,000 sessions and almost 480,000 screen views by local people using the app, and ticket sales have been increasing each week.

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HULL : Space Urchins Invade Hull Libraries

HULL : Space Urchins Invade Hull Libraries
April 1, 2017

An Art and Education project from Hull based Artist Andi Dakin in partnership with Hull Culture and Leisure, Hull City Council and Hull 2017: and supported by Arts Council England has launched.

Hull has twelve public libraries and during the next three months throughout our UK City of Culture’s ‘ Roots and Routes’ season, Space Urchins will be invading these buildings.

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