Finding it difficult to report a problem to the Council? Then ask http://www.fixmystreet.com to do it for you! This website lets your local council know about problems and ensures that the problems are reported to the correct department and the right people. You can even check back to […]
Ever asked for Pattie and Chips in a southern chippie and got stared at by a puzzled face? If you have, just be proud, because the humble pattie is OURS; a real Hull dish. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patties And did you know that Bob Carver’s sells them in breadcrumbs now!? […]
Our Hedon Experience has now added a text-to-speech service through Odiogo, allowing readers to actually listen to blog posts on the website, and even on iTunes (as well as iPods and iPhones) as a podcast. Just click the button in the left-hand column. Yes… it’s got a US […]
Another feature on the ‘Must Re-Visit’ list is Withernsea Lighthouse. I remember as a kid going on holiday to Withernsea (pronounced Withren-sea or just ‘With’ by us!) and as the bus neared the town, the first person to spot the lighthouse would get a tanner! I am sure […]
Just for fun this – go to this Jigzone Link to complete this puzzle depicting Hedon’s sweet tea house. You can choose the style and cut of the jigsaw pieces to complete. You need to download Java if you do not have it already (explained via Jigzone).
Online Queens Head? In a small town like Hedon (pop 7,000+) you expect some things to be ‘behind the times’. However, as far as the internet is concerned THERE really is no excuse. The internet can link communities together regardless of where these are located. Of course communities […]
The screening of Whitechapel on ITV on Mondays has re-inspired interest in Jack the Ripper. Locally there are Hull connections (not sure about Hedon) and Mike Covell’s Blog is the journal of his efforts to investigate and publish them. In true Blogosphere fashion I discovered Mike’s Blog through […]
Discovered the This is YourMail website – a place to join and generate discussion amongst other things. I have started a conversation about Twitter based on my previous Blog post; catch it at YourSay Forums.
Twitter seems to be the talk of the town at the moment… well the chat on the Blogosphere at least! We can now refer to the Twitterverse. The Hull Daily Mail correspondent Voice of Reason, however, complains of “a bizarre new world in which no one really communicates […]
The Holderness Heartbeat is a monthly advertising magazine created by a Hedon based entrepreneur. Copies are distributed to households throughout Holderness (except for Withernsea where distribution is not viable). The magazine has been going for over 10 years and survives through generating advertising income but provides residents with […]
Whatever your views are on the proposed parking charges, this article from the Hull Mail will be of interest (click link below): Councillor’s justification for parking charges The Mail has nailed its colours to the mast and launched a campaign against the charges!
The entry for Hedon on Wikipedia is quite sparse – especially when compared with entries for our large neighbour Kingston Upon Hull and former home town Blackpool. However, I believe that Hedon’s enthusiasts haven’t yet discovered Wikipedia. The article is still to be improved to reflect more about […]