Discounted Weekly Tickets – Easter Treat from Bus Company!

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EYMS buses are encouraging local people to hop on the bus this Easter by offering reduced-price weekly tickets. To get their 25% discounted weekly tickets, all people need to do is to buy a weekly ticket from the driver on the bus between Monday 30th March and Easter Monday 6th April 2015 inclusive. The offer […] read more

Easter Craft Fayre, Good Friday, Ryehill Village Hall

Easter Craft Fayre Ryehill Village Hall

CRAFT FAYRE – Good Friday at Ryehill Village Hall 10am – 2pm. Table Bookings (£5). read more

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Pennies 2 Pounds Savings Club school banking scheme

EAST RIDING of Yorkshire Council is extending a scheme to establish school banks and raise awareness of credit union services in local communities. The Pennies 2 Pounds Savings Club… read more

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New Wind Farm Community Fund for the Roos area

COMMUNITIES in South Holderness will reap more than £105,000 thanks to the launch of a new wind farm fund. The cash boost is the first stage of a £250,000 investment into the area by Infinis Energy plc, who own and operate the Tedder Hill Wind Farm, near Roos. The initial lump sum of over £105,000 […] read more

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Beware Bogus Telephone Calls warns Council!

You wouldn’t give your personal details away to a stranger in the street… so why do it over the phone? read more

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The nations’ favourite wild flower?

A shortlist of 25 flowers has been voted for by members of Plantlife over the winter and is going live for the public to vote as part of the charity’s 25th anniversary celebrations… will it be the Bluebell, Daffodil (wild), Snowdrop, or the Chickweed wintergreen? read more

Spring forward to British Summer Time 2015

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CLOCKS go forward to British Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time) on Sunday 29th March 2015 at 1am. Just before 1am clocks should be turned forward one hour. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on March 29th than the day before. There will be more light in the evening. read more

Council public appeal to catch fly-tipping rogues

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ENFORCEMENT officers at East Riding of Yorkshire Council are asking for the public’s help to find people responsible for two recent incidents of fly-tipping in the Holderness countryside. read more

Holderness villages in Village Taskforce programme for 2015

Village Taskforce launch

Each year, the Village Taskforce team carries out ‘walkabout’ visits in villages across the East Riding with parish council representatives to identify areas where maintenance work is needed, with the aim of improving the look and safety of the local communities… read more

Roos 60th Spring Show – Saturday 11th April 2015

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THE 60th Roos Spring Show takes place on Saturday 11th April 2015 – Happy Diamond Anniversary! At The Memorial Institute, Roos. Opens at 2.00pm. Presentations by Mr A Lavender at 3.00pm. Entry: 50p, children 20p. ♣ Plants for sale ♣ Cake Stall ♣ Raffle ♣ Tombola ♣ Rules & Entry Instructions All exhibits to be staged […] read more

Community Newspaper – Deadline for material for first edition

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THE ‘HERALD’ (our new community newspaper for South West Holderness) will be delivered to homes in the area at the end of April 2015. It will feature a ‘What’s On?’ guide to events and activities taking pace in the Hedon, Paull, Preston (the whole parish including Saltend) and Thorngumbald (including Camerton and Ryehill). We will […] read more

Spurn Heritage Workshop – Hedon

Spurn Lighthouse by Grahame Tranmer - stunning views at Spurn!

The event will look at the natural and maritime heritage of the peninsula and the historical efforts to defend Spurn from the ever-encroaching sea. The evening will comprise of an illustrated talk followed by… read more

East Riding runner-up in ‘Council of the Year’ award

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East Riding of Yorkshire Council ‘flying the flag’ at the ‘Council of the Year’ Awards in London last week… read more

Get the most out of the internet and social media – Free workshops for East Riding businesses

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Is this your reaction when faced with using the internet in your business for the first time? It doesn’t have to be this way! FREE workshops (typically 4 hours long) are available to boost your competence… read more

Unique film of Sperm Whales captured by Preston’s own underwater explorer

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Paul Obernay from Preston with the hand-held camera with which he has filmed remarkable, stunning and unique underwater footage of Sperm whales… read more

Red nosed, bearded barbers in Preston!

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Brooklyn at Paul’s Barbershop on Friday was being assisted by what looked like two escapees from a bearded, barbershop quartet!… It was all good fun for Red Nose Day in Preston read more

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