KIDS (5 – 15 year olds) CAN TRAVEL FOR £1 on East Yorkshire buses under a holiday discount scheme that starts today (Sat 28th May 2011). This makes a trip to the seaside, the country or other leisure destination a much better deal! Accompanied children can travel for […]
RESIDENTS ARE BEING WARNED to be on guard following reports of a computer scam. The fraud involves people ringing up and claiming to work for Microsoft the computer giant. They suggest that any current problems on your computer are a result of its security being compromised. Following a […]
BURSTWICK GOLF CLUB is inviting people to ‘tee-off’ a new way of improving their health, through its involvement with the Golfing the way to health scheme which is being promoted by the East Riding Council. The scheme which started this week means that golfing sessions will be available […]
MIKE BRYAN and JOHN DENNIS were elected as our new Conservative Councillors for the East Riding on the 5th May. They have sent the following message to supporters: “We’d like to say a sincere thank you to all those willing volunteers who delivered thousands of leaflets around the […]
THE ERYLINk is “Your Voice on Health & Social Care”. The East Riding of Yorkshire LINk or Local Involvement Network aims to be the important voice of local people, patients and communities concerned with health and social care in the area. The network is holding a key Forum […]
HUMBERSIDE POLICE are conducting an experiment using Twitter. Sergeant James Main asked his 245 followers yesterday: http://twitter.com/#!/SgtJamesMain/status/61444627869335552 Find out a bit more about this Humberside Police initiative over on HU12… but let us know here on the Hedon Blog what you think about this idea?
SOME TWEETS from local Twitter people that caught our attention last week: http://twitter.com/#!/Humber_TV/status/59243694641004544 http://twitter.com/#!/adamlonsdale/status/59252182981160960 http://twitter.com/#!/carlminns/status/59132811965251585 http://twitter.com/#!/grahamstuart/status/58859384553476096 http://twitter.com/#!/HumbersideFire/status/58852512647741441 http://twitter.com/#!/HU17/status/58807064855724033 http://twitter.com/#!/JustinMacartney/status/58654878624530432 http://twitter.com/#!/gamepeoplehedon/status/56733560828207104 Give it a go! Sign up to Twitter – and follow the @HedonBlog of course!
SUNDAY 27th MARCH is the day of the year in 2011 on which the National Census will be based. Whether you have already filled it in or plan to imminently, then you have to complete the form based on who is in your household on this particular Sunday. […]
TWENTY TWO STREET PARTIES to celebrate the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton have been planned in East Yorkshire according to the East Riding Council. The deadline for those wishing to organise a street party for the Friday 29th April, passed last Friday, and the Council […]
WALKING THE WAY TO HEALTH is a scheme that aims to encourage people to take up walking as a way of improving physical health and mental well-being. Both 30 minute and hourly health walks will be setting off up to three times a month, from St Andrew Church […]
UFO X-FILES RELEASED by The National Archives contain at least three ‘incidents’ relating to unidentified flying objects over East Yorkshire. One took place over Withernsea on June 15th 2002. During the resort’s Golden Jubilee celebrations, a restored Lancaster Bomber was conducting a fly-over as part of a Battle […]