Sewerby Hall Hosts New Anglo-Saxon Workshop For Schools

Sewerby Hall Hosts New Anglo-Saxon Workshop For Schools
September 26, 2022

With its magnificent flower gardens and beautiful mansion house, Sewerby Hall and Gardens is well known for its beauty. A significant Anglo-Saxon cemetery has also been unearthed in Sewerby during the 1950s and 1970s.

East Yorkshire Museums Partnership Education Officer Robert Chester has developed a workshop based on funding from Humber Museums Partnership and Arts Council England to tell the story of the pagan 6th and 7th century Anglo-Saxons who lived and settled in East Yorkshire.

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Sport And Community Hub Unveils Major Improvements

Sport And Community Hub Unveils Major Improvements
September 26, 2022

A regional sport and hospitality hub which began as a village rugby club has unveiled the latest phase of a major improvement programme worth almost £500,000.

The investment by Hull Ionians RUFC over the last six years has helped to provide floodlights, an all-weather cricket wicket and refurbishments to changing rooms, with the enhanced facilities driving increased activity in rugby, rounders and cricket.

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Enjoy 40 Years Of Yorkshire Wolds Way On A Walk!

Enjoy 40 Years Of Yorkshire Wolds Way On A Walk!
September 21, 2022

The Yorkshire Wolds Way is celebrating its 40th anniversary as one of Britain’s most popular national trails.

On Sunday, 2 October 2022, National Trails, the Ramblers Association and East Riding of Yorkshire Council will lead a mass walking adventure to commemorate this landmark event.

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Double National Success For Hull Vehicle Branding Company

Double National Success For Hull Vehicle Branding Company
September 17, 2022

A prestigious national award has been presented to the company that has transformed the vehicle branding industry.

Despite only launching two years ago, Brandfixx’s innovative panel-by-panel approach to branding has already won significant accolades thanks to its cost, time, and carbon savings.

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10 Years In Prison For Murderer Of “Good-Natured Dad”

10 Years In Prison For Murderer Of "Good-Natured Dad"
September 16, 2022

After pleading guilty to the killing of Neville Morrison, 53, earlier this year, a man has been sentenced to ten years in prison for his crime.

A dispute between James Hayman and Neville took place on 6 March at Neville’s home address on Roborough Close, Bransholme, which led to Hayman being charged with Neville’s murder. Hayman, 37, of Broadstone Close, Hull, was to go to trial following Neville’s murder.

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Connecting Business And Culture With Heritage Open Days

Connecting Business And Culture With Heritage Open Days
September 8, 2022

An organisation which has been serving the spiritual needs of seafarers and the wider community in Hull for more than 150 years is to take the opportunity of the Heritage Open Days events to celebrate its history and to set out its plans as a venue for community, cultural and business events.

Leaders of the Danish Church will use the occasion to launch Nordic House. Activities being explored include hosting gigs, plays and exhibitions, adding to the current list of community and cultural events as well as workshops and fitness classes.

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East Yorkshire Once Again Hosts The National Skydiving Championships

East Yorkshire Once Again Hosts The National Skydiving Championships
September 7, 2022

Skydive GB Parachute Club near Bridlington will host this month’s National Championships in Accuracy for 2022 in East Yorkshire. The event marks the return of a national competition in skydiving to the county.

As a result of last year’s successful return of the National Championships to the area, sporting legends from across the country and even around the world are expected to descend on the club for another year of competition.

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East Yorkshire To Host Land Sand Stone Art Festival

September 7, 2022

For the first time in three years, the Land Sand Stone Art Festival returns to Bridlington for a unique celebration of the coastline.

Organised by Responsible Fishing UK in association with Visit East Yorkshire, the festival runs from Saturday, 10 to Sunday, 11 September.

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World First Aid Day : Young People Being Urged To Learn first Aid Skills

World First Aid Day : Young People Being Urged To Learn first Aid Skills
September 7, 2022

As part of the Centenary of Youth celebrations for World First Aid Day, St John Ambulance is holding an event in Anlaby on 10 September.

There will be fun activities for both children and adults at the Men in Sheds building, First Lane, Anlaby from 12-5pm, including face painting, bouncy castles, CPR demonstrations, refreshments, and award-winning cakes.

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Sixty-Two Percent Of Over-55s Are Overlooked For Promotion By Employers

Sixty-Two Percent Of Over-55s Are Overlooked For Promotion
September 7, 2022

Over a third (37%) of professionals under the age of 30 have been promoted in the past year, while 2 in 3 white collar workers over 55 have not.

According to a new report by recruitment consultancy Robert Walters, older workers are often overlooked for opportunities in favour of younger and less experienced ones. This is despite a fiercely competitive hiring market.

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