Category: Hedon

Googling Hedon

Google is the most popular search engine on the net. An interesting exercise is to put in your own name into the search box (it’s called Googling!) and see what comes up! I did! And found out I was the third most Twitterholic in Hull…Hmm! Not sure what […]

Give blood locally

The National Blood Service is holding two sessions for people to donate blood in Hedon: Wednesday 15th April 2009, 2:15pm – 4:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:30pm THE CO-OP CAR PARK HULL ROAD HEDON HULL HU12 8DJ and; Thursday 23rd April 2009, 2:15pm – 4:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:30pm […]

Watercolours of Hedon

The Hull Daily Mail recently (Jan 2009) featured four watercolour paintings of Hedon by David Work. I’ve included a snip of my favourite here. The four delightful pictures provide a back drop for a narrative about Hedon’s history. View the article at David Work’s paintings of Hedon. Further […]

Holderness Heartbeat Ad-Mag

The latest Holderness Heartbeat should now have been circulated to households in Hedon. This popular 40-page advertising magazine contains information about local businesses and services. The deadline for the next edition is MAY 20th 2009 and advertisers should contact Ed the Editor at

Deer at Saltend/Hull Docks?

Whilst travelling on the Hedon to Hull bus one morning in 2004 about 8am, a pair of deer leaped over a fence at Saltend (Hull Docks) and bounded across the main road (A1033) in front of the vehicle. The bus driver jammed on his brakes and traffic behind […]

A youth club for Hedon

A partnership of local services and residents is likely to result in Hedon getting its first youth club open in the very near future. It is hoped that the new youth resource, possibly located centrally in Alexandra Hall, will provide a much needed facility for young people in […]