Major Employer And Children’s Charity Learn From Law Firm’s Lead On Health And Wellbeing

Major Employer And Children’s Charity Learn From Law Firm’s Lead On Health And Wellbeing
June 19, 2022

A manufacturing business with a workforce of nearly 1,200 people and a charity which supports more than 9,000 children gained new impetus for their wellbeing programmes after a leading law firm presented first-hand experiences of personal struggles with mental health.

Rollits LLP also welcomed organisations from a wide range of other sectors including tourism, food production, technology and professional services to their Employment Workshop – Boosting Resilience in your Teams event which was one of the highlights of Humber Business Week.

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Rural Broadband Specialists Quickline Announces New Headquarters

Rural Broadband Specialists Quickline Announces New Headquarters
May 24, 2022

Rural broadband specialists Quickline Communications has announced plans to relocate its headquarters in East Yorkshire as part of its ambitious growth strategy. 

Quickline, which recently unveiled its new brand identity, has doubled the size of its workforce in the last six months and has outgrown its current offices in Hessle.

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Walk And Drink Wine For A Good Cause In Support Of Local Hospice

Walk And Drink Wine For A Good Cause In Support Of Local Hospice
May 18, 2022

A wine tasting event which explores the Yorkshire Wolds with a stroll through Little Wold Vineyard and a walk through different wine regions along the route is returning this year.

The Wine Dash course is a 5k course not only through the South Cave vineyard but also along part of the Wolds Way, with only the wine stations interrupting the views. 

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North Hull Community Centre Aims To Tackle Loneliness And Isolation

North Hull Community Centre Aims To Tackle Loneliness And Isolation
May 16, 2022

Public Health officials have said social isolation is now a bigger threat than Covid.  A North Hull community centre aims to tackle this locally.

On a mission to combat loneliness and isolation, Unity in Community has appointed an Outreach Project Officer. Dawn Downs is supporting local residents who’ve become too nervous to leave their homes.

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Performance Marketing Agency Reinforces Platform For Growth With Move To New Premises

Performance Marketing Agency Reinforces Platform For Growth With Move To New Premises
April 21, 2022

Leading performance marketing agency Diony has completed an expansion into new premises after doubling its team during the last 12 months.

Managing Director Alistair O’Sullivan, who founded the business five years ago, has relocated from the original premises in the Old Town of Hull to the WORX, a former newspaper print centre that has been revitalised into a thriving hub for local businesses since being acquired by Allenby Commercial.

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Hull College Driving Digital Skills Development As Headline Partner Of Tech Week Humber

Hull College Driving Digital Skills Development As Headline Partner Of Tech Week Humber
April 5, 2022

Hull College is to reinforce its vision for the development of young people and adults from across the region by taking a lead role in a festival of technology that brings together education and business from around the world.

The College has signed up as the first headline partner for Tech Week Humber incorporating Tech Expo, which will take place in various locations across Hull in November 2022.

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Garness Group Launches Dedicated Block Management Company

Garness Group Launches Dedicated Block Management Company
April 4, 2022

Yorkshire-based property firm Garness Group has today announced the launch of its block management subsidiary, Pure Block Management.

Pure Block Management provides specialist block management services to leasehold owners, freeholders and developers of residential complexes in Hull, East Yorkshire and York.

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New Bus Services Announced To Replace Routes Being Axed

Free Travel To COVID Vaccine Appointments
March 18, 2022

New bus services have been announced to make sure residents still have access to public transport on two East Riding routes after some commercial services were axed.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is to fund replacement bus services for passengers between Bridlington to York, via Driffield, and Hull to Goole, via Elloughton, from next month.

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Final Sponsorship Opportunities Available For Women Of Achievement Awards

Final Sponsorship Opportunities Available For Women Of Achievement Awards
March 7, 2022

Just a few opportunities remain to sponsor the region’s biggest event celebrating the success of women in the local business community.

The Women of Achievement Awards, organised by Women in Business Hull, are one of the most prestigious of their kind in Hull and East Yorkshire, and celebrate the achievements of female entrepreneurs, who either run their own business or hold a leading role in their profession, industry, organisation or charity.

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Number of Children Offered First Choice Secondary School Increases

Number of Children Offered First Choice Secondary School Increases
March 2, 2022

The proportion of Year 6 children in the East Riding who have been awarded their first preference of secondary school for September 2022 has risen again this year to 97%.

Parents and carers across the East Riding, as well as nationally, will find out which secondary school their children will attend in the next academic year, which starts in September.

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Puffins Galore! In Plea To Property Sector To Help Store Sculptures

Puffins Galore! In Plea To Property Sector To Help Store Sculptures
February 9, 2022

The culture crew which was behind the release of dozens of decorative toads and moths onto the streets of Hull and East Yorkshire is appealing for help from commercial property owners and agents as it prepares to unleash a parade of puffins.

Organisers of Puffins Galore! are ready to take delivery of 40 giant models of the much-loved seabirds which will be painted up and then placed at towns and landmarks to create a new sculpture trail across the region.

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Yorkshire’s Reserves Hold The Fort in Kenya

Yorkshire’s Reserves Hold The Fort in Kenya
January 21, 2022

For the last three months, thirty-three men and women from the 4th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment, British Army Reserve have been responsible for force protection duties at the British Army Training Unit in Kenya (BATUK).

In the weeks before Christmas, the Yorkshire & Teesside based reserves from 4 YORKS took over the role at the East African training facility from 1st Bn The Royal Gurkha Rifles (1 RGR).

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