Record-breaking Crowd for Epic 2017 Tour de Yorkshire Finale

2 hours ago - West
Record-breaking crowd for epic 2017 Tour de Yorkshire finale. A record one million fans turned out to watch the epic finale to the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire which saw Serge Pauwels claim the stage and overall victory. -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Oscar Makes his Mark with a New Logo

Oscar Makes his Mark with a New Logo15 hours ago - North
Oscar makes his mark with a new logo. A BUDDING artist has been chosen as the winner of a competition to design a new school logo. -> Read more at York Press

10 Independent Hull Shops You Need to Visit Right Now

10 Independent Hull Shops You Need to Visit Right Now19 hours ago - East
10 independent Hull shops you need to visit right now. With internet shopping now the norm, many national retailers are pulling out of the nation's high street quicker than you can say "Mary Portas". Here in Hull, debates over the future of the city centre's retail offer are likely to rage for months. While chain stores might be ten a penny one day and gone the next... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Where is Open on May Day Bank Holiday 2017 in Hull?

Where is Open on May Day Bank Holiday 2017 in Hull?1 day ago - East
Where is open on May Day Bank Holiday 2017 in Hull? If you've got a holiday approaching or want to splash out on your home, May Day Bank Holiday is the best time to enjoy some deserved retail therapy as sales pop up across the high street. Major retailers like Boots, House of Fraser and Debenhams are hosting some tempting deals on electrical items, furniture and fashion. But... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Circuit Electrical Testing on Track for Award

1 day ago - West
Circuit Electrical Testing on track for award. A husband and wife-run electrical testing business based in Halifax has been shortlisted in the UK’s inaugural Small Awards, which has been established to recognise the achievements of small and micro-businesses. -> Read more at Halifax Courier

The Rare One Pound Coins That Could be Worth Money

The Rare One Pound Coins That Could be Worth Money2 days ago - East
The rare one pound coins that could be worth money. They'be been on our streets for over a month now, but people are still getting excited when they get their hands on one of the new one pound coins. With a lot of speculation surrounding the shiny new coins, many have been wondering whether their new quid is actually worth a bit more than face value. Lots of people have noted that their... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Grimsby Driving Instructor Shifts Gear and Opens Tanning Salon

Grimsby Driving Instructor Shifts Gear and Opens Tanning Salon2 days ago - East
Grimsby driving instructor shifts gear and opens tanning salon . A DRIVING instructor has shifted gear and teamed up with his wife to open a tanning salon in Grimsby. Chris and Lucy Roe believe the Go! Tan salon off St Nicholas Drive, Wybers, has a bright future after investing around £4,000 into the venture. The 37-year-old driving instructor from Waltham was a regular... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

The Cleanest Street Food Carts in Hull and the East Riding

The Cleanest Street Food Carts in Hull and the East Riding2 days ago - East
The cleanest street food carts in Hull and the East Riding . With City of Culture in full swing there are plenty of outdoor events taking place which means a busy year for the Hull and East Riding's mobile caterers. Most of us will, at some point, take advantage of a bite to eat or a quick coffee from a food van. Whether it is a bag of chips from a burger van or a mocha from an artisan... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Anger as Hull Ambulance Staff Not Paid in Full by Thames

Anger as Hull Ambulance Staff Not Paid in Full by Thames2 days ago - East
Anger as Hull ambulance staff not paid in full by Thames . Ambulance staff in Hull have been left stunned after not being paid in full by their new bosses. Staff running the city's non-emergency patient transport service were due to receive their monthly wages on Friday. It was their first scheduled pay day since private firm Thames Ambulance Service took over the service... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Are These the Most Iconic Games Character of All-time?

Are These the Most Iconic Games Character of All-time?2 days ago - East
Are these the most iconic games character of all-time? Ahead of a huge video gaming festival coming to Hull this weekend we've taken at some of the industry's best loved characters. Geek Trader is being held at St Mary's College, Cranbrook Avenue, between 10am and 4pm, on Sunday, April 30.There will be competitions and contests to take part in as well as merchandise on sale from comics... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull Pie to Open Up at Former York Smokers Kiosk in City Centre

Hull Pie to Open Up at Former York Smokers Kiosk in City Centre2 days ago - East
Hull Pie to open up at former York Smokers Kiosk in city centre. Hull Pie is set to open up a takeaway outlet in the city centre next month. The popular pie-maker has signed up to take over the well-known unit outside Princes Quay Shopping Centre which was once home to the York Smokers Kiosk. If all goes to plan Hull Pie could start selling pies and other locally-produced snacks... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Big Prizes to be Won at the Alhambra Centre

2 days ago - South
Big prizes to be won at the Alhambra Centre. A Barnsley shopping centre  is giving customers the chance to win big this May as they launch the 'What's it Worth? ' campaign. From the 5th – 21st May, a large glass display box will be constructed outside Primark in the Alhambra Shopping Centre and will be filled with retailer products, including a Nintendo 2DS, mobile phones, luggage... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Google Aims to Get Sheffield Thinking Digital with Pop-up Training Centre

2 days ago - South
Google aims to get Sheffield thinking digital with pop-up training centre. Google aims to make Sheffield a city of digital experts with its pop up high street training centre. -> Read more at The Star

KCOM Reveal 95 Vans Named After Hull Icons Including Bee Lady

KCOM Reveal 95 Vans Named After Hull Icons Including Bee Lady2 days ago - East
KCOM reveal 95 vans named after Hull icons including Bee Lady . KCOM have unveiled their new fleet of 95 vans named after the great and good of Hull. The vans, named by members of the public, honour a variety of famous Hullensians from sporting greats to historical local figures. The final list of 95 vans named through the competition includes local legends William Wilberforce... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Sheffield Store Gets Behind Ethical Fashion Revolution

2 days ago - South
Sheffield store gets behind ethical fashion revolution. We all know how it feels to find that perfect-fitting top, pair of jeans or shorts, but have you ever considered who has made such a great garment? -> Read more at The Star

Important LGBT Films to be Screened in Hull Ahead of UK Pride

Important LGBT Films to be Screened in Hull Ahead of UK Pride2 days ago - East
Important LGBT films to be screened in Hull ahead of UK Pride . As well as a performance from Marc Almond, a mass of flowers and performances around the city, this year's UK Pride will also see the screening of four important films. LGBT 50 – the UK's official annual pride event - is taking place in Hull this summer and will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Those Killed in the Workplace or Due to Work Remembered at

Those Killed in the Workplace or Due to Work Remembered at2 days ago - East
Those killed in the workplace or due to work remembered at . Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer paid tribute to workers who had lost their lives when he laid a wreath at the Grimsby Workers' Memorial Service. He warned of the risks of losing EU workers' protection rights in the negotiations to leave the European Union. He and Grimsby MP Melanie Onn told how they were remembering... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Law Firm Shut Down by Regulator

2 days ago - West
Law firm shut down by regulator. A law firm with four branches in West Yorkshire has been closed down by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority. -> Read more at Halifax Courier

What's Up, Dock? Pudding Competition's a Huge Hit

3 days ago - West
What's up, dock? Pudding competition's a huge hit. Chefs from across the region were cooking up some tasty treats as Mytholmroyd Community Centre hosted the 2017 Dock Pudding championships last Sunday. -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Aldi Jobs are Up for Grabs - and the Salaries are Incredible

Aldi Jobs are Up for Grabs - and the Salaries are Incredible3 days ago - East
Aldi jobs are up for grabs - and the salaries are incredible. It is the budget supermarket that has been growing massively in popularity in recent years. Aldi is best known for it's low prices - often beating the main supermarket giants with its bargains. But did you know that Aldi pays its staff VERY well? The store is currently advertising for graduate area managers nationwide... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Leeds Based Sky Bet to Take on an Extra 100 Employees

3 days ago
Leeds based Sky Bet to take on an extra 100 employees. Tech firm Sky Betting & Gaming has announced plans to hire 100 new staff by the summer, having doubled its headcount in the two years since it became independent. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Top Scoop as Gelato Opens

Top Scoop as Gelato Opens3 days ago - North
Top scoop as gelato opens. A NEW gelato parlour has opened its doors in Ryedale. -> Read more at York Press

Team Tillett Takes a Top Honour for Black Friday

Team Tillett Takes a Top Honour for Black Friday3 days ago - East
Team Tillett takes a top honour for Black Friday. A EUROPEAN digital marketing award has been won by Cleethorpes family fashion retailer Tilletts at a major business event. Melanie Tillett, together with fellow director daughters Grace and Nancy, picked up the accolade at the European Business Excellence Forum and Awards ceremony in Harrogate. It was presented for Best Marketing... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Google Launches Free Web Training at Digital Garage in Sheffield

3 days ago - South
Google launches free web training at Digital Garage in Sheffield. Google has chosen Sheffield to be the first UK city to host its high street digital training centre. -> Read more at The Star

Sky Bet Will Take on 100 Jobs After Doubling Workforce

3 days ago
Sky Bet will take on 100 jobs after doubling workforce. Tech firm Sky Betting & Gaming has announced plans to hire 100 new staff by the summer, having doubled its headcount in the two years since it became independent. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post