Vivergo Fuels site at Saltend Chemicals Park will be re-opening following an announcement by the Department for Transport that E10 petrol – a cleaner, greener fuel – will be introduced at pumps up and down the country from September 2021.
Siberian Huskies bark very little and are extremely friendly – and this was proven yesterday when a team of the dogs came to meet children at Paull Primary School. And they are coming to Preston…
THESE PHOTOS were taken yesterday (11th December 2012) between 1.55pm and 2:40pm and shows the vapour-mist formed as a result of the vapour from the Vivergo Fuels plant adding to that already coming from the Saltend Chemicals Park.
MERRY CHRISTMAS! HEDON’S CHRISTMAS LIGHTS switch-on for 2012 takes place on Friday 30th November. This event is traditionally the biggest night in Hedon’s annual calendar. This year looks likely to be the same with the town’s main streets being opened for 28 festive street stalls stretching from the […]
“HEDON was once listed as the 11th largest port in England – but in 2012 we don’t even have a pond!” With these words, at a meeting last night, Councillor Mike Bryan summed up the frustration of Hedon Town Councillors over getting Horsewell Pond restored. In order to keep […]
THE VISIT of the family of reindeer to Preston, Paull, Bilton and Hedon, arranged by Vivergo Fuels over the last two days, attracted families from across the wider area. In case you missed them – here are a few pictures:
MERRY CHRISTMAS! LOOK OUT for the Reindeer visit to Hedon this afternoon (Sat 10th December 2011) from 1:30pm at Market Hill! Courtesy of Vivergo Fuels. A real family of reindeer (a fantastic photo opportunity, bring your cameras), free mulled wine for the adults and other delights for the children. […]
WHILE DANCER, PRANCER & Co are getting ready for Christmas, another special family of reindeer will be visiting Hedon on Saturday 10th December 2011. Vivergo Fuels and the Town Council have arranged for the reindeer to visit Market Hill at 1:30pm on Saturday 10th December as a real pre-Christmas treat and […]
FOLLOWING THE RELEASE OF NON-TOXIC VAPOUR from the INEOS plant at Saltend on Monday (26th Sept 2011) and concerns about the non-sounding of the toxic alarm, the Hedon Blog is republishing an article from May 2010 about the Major Emergency Advice booklet distributed that month. Also on HU12 […]
NEW TREES with a value of £2,000 have been planted at Hedon’s St Augustine’s Churchyard, thanks to a donation made by Vivergo Fuels. “It’s great to be able sustain the greenery in the churchyard for this and future generations.” Marie Atkinson, Vivergo’s HR Manager who administers the tree […]
TRAFFIC PROBLEMS ON ROADS leading to Saltend are continuing to dog early morning motorists and bus passengers as a result of the industrial dispute at Vivergo Fuels (protesters pictured above on recent march in Hull). HU12 has reported on the dispute, but what are your views as local […]
RESIDENTS IN Hedon, Paull and Preston will have recently received a 16-page booklet from the chemical companies based at Saltend. In a stark reminder of some of the unique risks of living so close to Saltend, the MAJOR EMERGENCY ADVICE booklet explains the actions that local people should […]