|July 23, 2014||Filled under Community, Parish Councils, People, Thorngumbald|
BRENDA SCOTT from Thorngumbald has been recognised for her outstanding services to the people of the area and has been awarded the Silver Salver Award by her local parish council.
Councillor Margaret Wilson, the Chair of the Thorngumbald Parish Council, described Brenda’s contribution to the local community that had earned her the nomination… read more
|July 21, 2014||Filled under Arts, Community, Competitions, Crafts, Environment, Preston, Review|
PRESTON SHOW: On a day when so many other activities in the area got washed-out, Preston Village Showground managed to avoid the torrential rain on Saturday for the Annual Village Show 2014 – this despite showers affecting nearby Hedon and even other parts of Preston! The Show was officially opened by Show Presidents Mike and Marian Rouse read more
|July 16, 2014||Filled under Business, Community, Employment, Events, Green Port Hull, Jobs|
SIEMENS is advertising the first two project roles for their windfarm production and installation facilities to be built in Hull and Paull. The global energy giant is recruiting for the positions of Personal Assistant and Quantity Surveyor. read more
|July 16, 2014||Filled under Beverley, Charity, Community, Crafts, Events|
AGE UK East Riding is appealing for people to get busy with their knitting needles to help raise funds to keep older people warm this winter. There are many crafts groups across Holderness – including specific knitting groups – who might find this project of interest!? The Age UK charity is again teaming up with Innocent […] read more
|July 15, 2014||Filled under Campaigns, Community, Thorngumbald, Youth Activities|
AFTER over 30 years of operation the Thorngumbald Toddler Group is threatening to close down for good unless a new volunteer organiser can be found. The current organiser who has run the sessions for three years has had to give up the role due to increasing work commitments and unless a volunteer steps forward the group, […] read more
|July 15, 2014||Filled under Camerton, Community, Competitions, Ryehill, Thorngumbald|
“Benny and Bunty on the Log Flume” was the full title of the Winning Scarecrow created by Sharon Weightman and her children Tommy and Ellie for the 2014 Thorngumbald Scarecrow Trail.
Denise Hardy presented the Winning Scarecrow trophy to the Weightmans on behalf of the Scarecrow and Gala Committee at the Thorngumbald Preschool recently. read more
|July 14, 2014||Filled under Community, Entertainment, Faith, Preston, Review|
A “VOICES IN AFRICA” gospel music concert, aided by rock & rollers “JIVE EXPRESS”, provided two very different yet complementary cultural experiences in Preston at the weekend. The open-air event at the Nag’s Head pub had been organised to raise funds for the activities of the Preston Methodist Church… read more
|July 12, 2014||Filled under Arts, Community, Competitions, Crafts, Events, Food and Drink, Preston|
SANDHILL Country Park will be the location for Preston Village Show on Saturday 19th July 2014 – Showground opens at 12:30pm with formal opening at 1pm. The large field on Lelley Road will be transformed into the showground once again with its activities, displays and exhibitions ranging from animals to vintage machinery, and the usual circus skills, archery, […] read more
|July 11, 2014||Filled under Active Lifestyles, Charity, Community, Events|
The HUMBER HOP takes place on Sunday 27th July 2014 – Registration Now Open! YMCA HUMBER’S mammoth space hopping mission, the Humber Hop, will once again see charity fundraisers bounce along the pedestrian footpath of the world famous Humber Bridge to raise funds for YMCA Humber’s Community Games scheme. The scheme has reached out to […] read more
|July 10, 2014||Filled under Community, Events, Parish Councils, Preston, Public Notice|
THE BIG Co-op Store on Hull Road, Hedon (i.e. Preston South!) is the venue for the Preston Parish Council meeting on Monday 14th July 2014. The meeting starts at 7:30pm and the Agenda includes several items of interest including: A discussion on the re-submitted Planning Application to hold a regular Farmers Market on Neat Marsh […] read more
|July 9, 2014||Filled under Community, Entertainment, Events, Faith, Preston|
AN AFRICAN experience is coming to Preston on Saturday 12th July 2014 when an African Choir Musical Concert takes place at the Nag’s Head public house. African choir music is provided by the Hope Choir and the Freetown Mix Choir and there will be a display of African artefacts. 6-piece Rock & Roll Band Jive Express […] read more
|July 9, 2014||Filled under Community, Education, Review, Youth Activities|
IT WASN’T quite the drubbing that Germany gave to Brazil in the FIFA World Cup last night (Germany beat Brazil 7 goals to 1), but the Paull Primary School’s Germany team in yesterday’s Sports Day also emerged as victors! Yes, Germany won the World cup! Paull Primary School school children held a topical sports day […] read more
|July 8, 2014||Filled under Camerton, Community, Competitions, Faith, Ryehill, Thorngumbald|
Thorngumbald, Camerton and Ryehill Gala and Scarecrow Trail took place last Saturday and Sunday (5th and 6th July 2014). The event was once again a magnificent affair and a testament to the residents of the villages involved! read more
|July 8, 2014||Filled under Community, Events, Faith, Paull|
ST ANDREW CHURCH will be the beneficiary of a Garden Party held in Paull village on Saturday.
The now annual event organised by Graham and Sara Shaw at their garden at Riverview, 57 Main Street, Paull, promises strawberry teas, cakes, a plant stall and a hook-a-duck game!
The party starts at 1pm on Saturday 12th July 2014. read more