Tag: Wikipedia

Preston Village Show 2010

A FUN DAY FOR ALL THE FAMILY Produce marquee; traction engines; children’s rides + races; fancy-dress; tug-of-war; archery; novelty dog show + working dogs; band; tombola; craft stalls; raffle; bar; Contact: R. Fenwick 898467 or D. Wright 827157 for information.

Yorkshire Day Celebrations 2010

THE HEDON NEWSLETTER Issue 14 is now available to pick up from local shops, pubs and public buildings. The front page of the community newsletter is dedicated to promoting Yorkshire Day in Hedon on Sunday 1st August 2010. This year the town council are promoting Yorkshire Day which […]

East Riding Poppy Appeal Launched

The Poppy Appeal in the East Riding was launched in Beverley today by the Lord-Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire, the Hon. Mrs Susan Cunliffe-Lister and the Chairman of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Councillor Christopher Matthews. For photos of the launch see over at HU17.net […]

Biofuel plant to be built at Saltend

£200 millon is to be invested into a new biofuel plant at Saltend. Once operational the plant is expected to convert one million tonnes of wheat  into 420 million litres of bioethanol and 500,000 tonnes of high protein animal feed each year. Vivergo Fuels is the specially created […]

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 […]

Hedon on Wikipedia

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 […]