Wonderful Day Enjoyed By All At Community Event In Memory Of Ivan Usher

Wonderful Day Enjoyed By All At Community Event In Memory Of Ivan Usher
June 30, 2022

The What’s On community event at East Riding Leisure Beverley in memory of Ivan Usher was a huge success – it is estimated that around 1100 people attended.

Over 250 people took part in the 13 taster activities offered; 24 community groups shared information about what is going on in Beverley, and six local junior sports clubs were involved in playing matches from Under 7’s up to Under 15’s. 

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Community Event In Memory Of Ivan Usher To Take Place This Month

Community Event In Memory Of Ivan Usher To Take Place This Month
June 9, 2022

Sunday, 26 June, 2022, will see a major community event at East Riding Leisure Beverley, when many local organisations, sports clubs and local residents will come together for the Beverley What’s On Community Event in memory of Ivan Usher, from 10am to 3pm.

Those attending will have the chance to try out a wide range of activities and sports, support local clubs taking part in football and rugby matches, and find out more about what’s going on in Beverley.

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First Responders: 9 Ways To Treat Yourself This Year

First Responders: 9 Ways To Treat Yourself This Year
June 16, 2021

Taking care of yourself is one of the most important steps towards effectively helping others.

First responders have gone through a lot over the past 18 months, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, so there’s no better time to treat yourself than now, as we start to emerge from lockdown. 

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Aldi Gives Schools The Chance To Win £20,000 For Sports Equipment

Aldi Gives Schools The Chance To Win £20,000 For Sports Equipment
August 30, 2019

Aldi is offering 20 schools across the UK the chance to win £20,000 each through its new Kit For Schools campaign.

The promotion, which is part of Aldi’s long-standing partnership with Team GB, will see cash prizes donated to twenty schools across the country to invest in equipment for a healthy legacy. Aldi will also be offering a Mini Olympics Kit to all schools who complete a poster, which includes, relay batons, cones and bibs.

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Healthy Hearts Website Launched To Help People In East Riding Of Yorkshire

Healthy Hearts Website Launched To Help People In East Riding Of Yorkshire
August 24, 2019

A new website has been launched to help improve heart health among people living in East Riding of Yorkshire.

The Healthy Hearts website is designed to help people reduce their risk of stroke and heart attack, and help to lower the number of people dying prematurely from cardiovascular disease – a general term for conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels.

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Commuted Sums Fund Three Play Area Improvement Projects

Communted Sums Fund Three Play Area Improvement Projects
June 20, 2019

Play Areas in Woodmansey Parish have been officially reopened after the completion of works. This work was funded by East Riding of Yorkshire Council as part of Commuted Sums, collected from developers of nearby housing sites.

Deer Park Way Play Area and King Street Play Area have been reopened. While the third play area Southwood Park on Princess Way is set for work to start in July.

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Appearance Fixation Creating An Increase In The Use Of Image And Performance Enhancing Drugs

Appearance Fixation Creating An Increase In The Use Of Image And Performance Enhancing Drugs
March 29, 2019

The Alcohol and Drug Service (ADS) has introduced a free and confidential service to provide accurate information about the issues around taking Image and Performance Enhancing Drugs (IPEDs).

The Juice Bar offers advice on a range of substances, including steroids and a needle exchange, delivered as a part of the East Riding Partnership, which is run by the Alcohol and Drug Service and Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust.

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Is There A Hidden Alcohol Problem In The Middle Class

Is There A Hidden Alcohol Problem In The Middle Class
January 18, 2019

Dry January is a great opportunity to raise awareness of alcohol consumption and promote healthy lifestyle choices but, The Alcohol and Drug Service (ADS), a charity based in Hull says for some, casual drinking has actually become a risk to health.

The Charity wants to highlight that alcohol problems can and do affect anyone. With an annual caseload of over 3000 individuals, it is aware of only reaching a minority of people who could benefit from support.

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Weekend Will See Smoke-Free Sidelines Kick-Off At Junior Games

Weekend Will See Smoke-Free Sidelines Kick-Off At Junior Games
September 14, 2018

The first junior football game to implement smoke-free sidelines will kick off the season on Sunday with an aim to promote healthy lifestyles and reduce chances for children to see adults smoking.

Smoke-free sidelines launched in June, as a joint initiative between Hull City Council, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Hull & District Youth Football League, East Riding Girls League, Active Humber University of Hull, Tigers Trust and East Riding County Football Association.

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Join The Party As The NHS Celebrates Its 70th Birthday

Join The Party As The NHS Celebrates Its 70th Birthday
June 22, 2018

Thursday 5 July is 70 years to the day health secretary Aneurin Bevan launched the NHS in 1948, and to celebrate the Hull and East Riding Health Expo will take place at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel on Ferensway in Hull.

The event will start at 10am and continue until 4pm, with members of the public invited to come and go throughout the day. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the exhibition and meet health professionals and experts from across a range of local health services and innovations. As per previous years there will be a chance to get involved and join in, with a range of games and activities available.

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