4 Ways To Free Up Space On Your Hard Drive

4 Ways To Free Up Space On Your Hard Drive
August 30, 2022

Thanks to the latest advances in technology, the world of computers only seems to get bigger and better, particularly when it comes to hard drives.

However, despite improvements over the past several years, no matter how large the hard or solid-state drive you have in your computer, the time will always come when you will run out of available space.

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Free Compost For Hull Residents After Increase In Brown Bin Recycling

Free Compost For Hull Residents After Increase In Brown Bin Recycling
July 19, 2022

Hull City Council is giving away 2,400 bags of compost to thank residents for using their brown bins to recycle food and garden waste.

As part of the “food waste in the right place” scheme, which started in 2019, black bins across Hull were fitted with tags reminding people that all cooked and uncooked food waste should be put in the brown bin.

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Residents Urged To Complete Survey On Fast Food Litter

Residents Urged To Complete Survey On Fast Food Litter
April 4, 2022

Residents in the East Riding are being encouraged to complete an online survey about fast food litter.

The waste and recycling team at East Riding of Yorkshire Council is asking people to take part in the consultation to air their views on how the littering of packaging from fast food outlets affects the area.

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New One Of a Kind Shop To Open in Hull

New One Of a Kind Shop To Open in Hull
March 23, 2022

One of the city’s favourite charity retailers is bringing a new, exciting store to Hull.

Dove House Hospice run 36 other outlets across Hull and East Yorkshire, including two Re-use shops, Humber Wood Recycling Project, No. 87 Vintage and Retro and The Wedding Loft, are now adding a new venture to their high street presence with the introduction of Reworked.

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Bio-D Becomes Hull’s Only B Corporation Certified Business

Bio-D Becomes Hull’s Only B Corporation Certified Business
March 4, 2022

Hull-based green cleaning company Bio-D has secured its status as the city’s only B Corporation (B Corp) certified business.

Measuring a company’s entire social and environmental impact, the certification cements Bio-D as a leader in the global movement for an inclusive, fair, and regenerative economy.

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Man Fined For Dumping Phone Books On Grass Verge

Man Fined For Dumping Phone Books On Grass Verge
January 17, 2022

A Hornsea man has been issued with a £400 fixed penalty for dumping a number of phone books in Long Riston, near Skirlaugh.

Multiple bundles of phone books were found abandoned on the grass verge of Whins Lane, Long Riston, on 30 November last year, and the incident was reported to East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

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Hull Vehicle Branding Firm Teams Up With University To Kit Out Eco-Friendly Transport

Hull Vehicle Branding Firm Teams Up With University To Kit Out Eco-Friendly Transport
October 7, 2021

A new bike hire hub ready to loan out more than 60 refurbished bikes to University of Hull students has opened on campus.

The eye-catching fleet has been branded in bright purple by Hull-based vehicle livery and decal firm Brandfixx, who spent just a day-and-a-half kitting out the bikes to make sure they look the part while being ridden around the city, as well as ensuring they are easy to spot during the dark winter nights.

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Passes Will Soon Be Needed At All Household Waste Recycling Sites

Passes Will Soon Be Needed At All Household Waste Recycling Sites
September 15, 2021

Residents in the East Riding are being reminded that passes will be needed to gain entry to any of the area’s household waste recycling sites from Friday, 1 October.

The passes have been introduced by East Riding of Yorkshire Council to make the system fairer – to make sure the sites are only being used by East Riding residents.

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Residents Passes For East Riding Household Waste Recycling Sites

Residents Passes For East Riding Household Waste Recycling Sites
July 7, 2021

From 1 October 2021, all cars entering an East Riding Household Waste Recycling Site (HWRS) will need to display a resident’s pass – proving residence in the East Riding – to gain entry to the site.  

Every household in the East Riding will receive their household’s pass in the post by 16 August 2021 advising of changes to waste collection dates. The passes are provided free of charge, and can be used for any of the ten East Riding HWRS.

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