Plan Launched to Help Save Two Threatened Libraries in North East

Plan Launched to Help Save Two Threatened Libraries in North East

6 days ago
Plan launched to help save two threatened libraries in North East . SOME of the North East Lincolnshire libraries facing closure could be about to begin a new chapter. As reported, under a scheme approved by North East Lincolnshire Council's Cabinet committee, just four core centres – Grimsby Central Library, Cleethorpes seafront, Immingham and Waltham – will be retained... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Bank Holiday Hospital and Chemist Opening Times for Hull and East

Bank Holiday Hospital and Chemist Opening Times for Hull and East11 days ago
Bank holiday hospital and chemist opening times for Hull and East . Minor Injuries Units will be open throughout the bank holiday. In Hull, Bransholme Health Centre in Goodhart Road will be open from 9am and 5pm over the weekend and on Monday. Storey Street Medical Practice and Walk-in Centre, based in the Wilberforce Health Centre, Hull city centre, is open. Visit... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Residents Save Holderness Road Library as Hull City Council

Residents Save Holderness Road Library as Hull City Council26 days ago
Residents save Holderness Road library as Hull City Council . RESIDENTS and local councillors have lifted the immediate threat of closure hanging over Holderness Road Library. In July, the Mail revealed the east Hull library was earmarked for closure as part of a £320,000 programme of budget cuts, but today the council has announced a U-turn on the issue. Councillor Terry Geraghty... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

140 Object to Extended Hours for Leeds Muslim Girls' School

41 days ago
140 object to extended hours for Leeds Muslim girls' school. PLANS to extend the opening hours of a Muslim girls’ school in Leeds have attracted a raft of objections from locals... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Hull Folk Festival to Return in September After Winning Council

Hull Folk Festival to Return in September After Winning Council34 days ago
Hull Folk Festival to return in September after winning council . THE organisers of Hull Folk Festival have confirmed dates for this year's event after securing funding support from the city council. Last year, almost 10,000 people attended the three-day event held in venues around Hull Marina and the Fruit Market. It was the first festival dedicated to folk music in the city since the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Sheffield Supermarket to Open L

22 days ago
Sheffield supermarket to open l. Morrisons supermarket in Hillsborough has extended its store opening hours following demand from shoppers... -> Read more at The Star

Grant to Help Hull Film Group in Independent Cinema Dream

Grant to Help Hull Film Group in Independent Cinema Dream4 days ago
Grant to help Hull film group in independent cinema dream. A GROUP of film enthusiasts have taken a step closer to fulfilling their dream of opening an independent cinema in Hull. The Hull Independent Cinema Project (HICP) has been awarded £5,000 to put on a series of film screenings in community venues around the city as part of its plans to bring independent, world and art... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as

New Chapter for North East Lincolnshire Libraries Approved as50 days ago
New chapter for North East Lincolnshire libraries approved as . FIVE community libraries will be given over to community groups as part of a North East Lincolnshire Council scheme to save £500,000. Under the scheme, which was improved by NELC's Cabinet committee yesterday, four core centres – Grimsby Central Library, Cleethorpes Seafront, Immingham and Waltham – will... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Future of Community Libraries in Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Waltham,

Future of Community Libraries in Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Waltham,50 days ago
Future of community libraries in Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Waltham, . FIVE community libraries will be given over to community groups as part of a North East Lincolnshire Council scheme to save £500,000. Under the scheme, which was improved by NELC's Cabinet committee this afternoon, four core centres – Grimsby Central Library, Cleethorpes Seafront, Immingham and Waltham –... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Six-year Plan to Bring Super League Football to Hull

Six-year Plan to Bring Super League Football to Hull8 days ago
Six-year plan to bring Super League football to Hull. Hull Tigers Ladies have ambitious plans to emulate Hull City by playing in football's top-flight. Danny Longhorn hears about plans to bring the Super League to East Yorkshire. IT WOULD be an achievement not too dissimilar to their male counterparts. Ten years ago this year, Hull City achieved promotion from the fourth tier and now... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City Council to Sell off More Buildings

28 days ago
Hull City Council to sell off more buildings. More Hull City Council-owned buildings will be sold off as part of a Government scheme to save cash. The council is one of 20 local authorities to enter the second phase of the Cabinet Office and Local Government Association's One Public Estate programme, which uses land and property released by Government to boost economic growth and... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City Council Turns Down Imperial Tobacco Sniffer Dogs Offer

13 days ago
Hull City Council turns down Imperial Tobacco sniffer dogs offer. Public health officials in Hull have stood up to the powerful tobacco industry in the fight against counterfeit cigarettes. Imperial Tobacco offered to provide funding to Hull City Council for surveillance, test purchasing and tobacco detection dogs to stop counterfeit cigarettes being smuggled into the city. However, the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

New Opening Hours for Council's Museum Sites

49 days ago
New opening hours for Council's museum sites. Three of Barnsley Council's museum sites are to revise their opening hours, to ensure they are open to visitors at optimum times. Cannon Hall Museum, Experience Barnsley Museum and Worsbrough Mill will all see a change to their opening hours, in time for the start of the summer holidays. Cllr Roy Miller, Cabinet Spokesperson for Place... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Hull City Council to Pay out over Sunken Drain in Chelmsford

Hull City Council to Pay out over Sunken Drain in Chelmsford6 days ago
Hull City Council to pay out over sunken drain in Chelmsford . PEOPLE seriously injured after tripping on an unsafe drain will be paid compensation by Hull City Council, after the authority failed to repair it when a five-year-old was hurt. The council was first told about the sunken drain in Chelmsford Close, east Hull, last November when Jayden Willby tripped over on his way to school... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Holderness Road Library Faces Closure Under Hull City Council

Holderness Road Library Faces Closure Under Hull City Council42 days ago
Holderness Road library faces closure under Hull City Council . ANOTHER library in Hull could close as part of a new £320,000 programme of budget savings. If given the go-ahead, the branch library in Hull City Council's Holderness Road customer services centre could shut. Subject to a public consultation expected to take place later this year, the proposals are due to be... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City Council Advertises £88,000 Job for Facelift

Hull City Council Advertises £88,000 Job for Facelift26 days ago
Hull City Council advertises £88,000 job for facelift . Hull City Council is looking for someone to fill a new £88,000-a-year post created to oversee major infrastructure projects in Hull. The role, which was advertised this week, is expected to include the delivery of a £25m programme of public realm facelift work in the city centre and co-ordinating with the Highways... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Odeon Plans Designed to "complement Rather Than Compete" with Other Bradford Venues

Odeon Plans Designed to complement Rather Than Compete with Other Bradford Venues14 days ago
Odeon plans designed to "complement rather than compete" with other Bradford venues. THE potential bidder in the running to develop the former Odeon building says it plans to "complement rather than compete" with the city's other major live entertainment venues. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Hull City Council Under Fire for Using Outside Firms

Hull City Council Under Fire for Using Outside Firms6 days ago
Hull City Council under fire for using outside firms. A SECOND civil engineering firm boss has criticised the way in which Hull City Council highways contracts are being awarded. Pete Smurthwaite, managing director of PBS, says the city council's tendering is solely aimed at driving down cost, rather than looking at the broader benefits to the local economy. His comments come after... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Lap Dancing Club is Given Go-ahead by Council

Lap Dancing Club is Given Go-ahead by Council43 days ago
Lap dancing club is given go-ahead by council. COUNCILLORS have voted to allow a second lap dancing club in York city centre – but have called for a review of the city's policies on such venues. -> Read more at York Press

Hull City Legend Ian Ashbee – from Captain Fantastic to

Hull City Legend Ian Ashbee – from Captain Fantastic to22 days ago
Hull City legend Ian Ashbee – from Captain Fantastic to . As the Premier League gets under way this weekend, Natalie Murphy finds out about life after football for Ian Ashbee – the most successful ever captain of Hull City AS WELL as his medals and memories, former Hull City captain Ian Ashbee found himself with a lot of time on his hands following his retirement from the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City Criticise Council for Failing to Put on Lokeren Fans

Hull City Criticise Council for Failing to Put on Lokeren Fans5 days ago
Hull City criticise council for failing to put on Lokeren fans . Hull City have launched a scathing attack on the council for failing to provide any entertainment or official welcome to fans from Lokeren ahead of their Europa Cup league play-off game at the KC Stadium tonight. Club vice-chairman Ehab Allam said it was "a shame" nothing had been staged by the council and... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Hull City to Rest Nikica Jelavic and Maynor Figueroa for

Hull City to Rest Nikica Jelavic and Maynor Figueroa for44 days ago
Hull City to rest Nikica Jelavic and Maynor Figueroa for . Hull City pair Maynor Figueroa and Nikica Jelavic will not be rushed back to feature in the club's Europa League debut next week as Steve Bruce looks to protect his World Cup stars. Less than a month has passed since Figueroa and Jelavic saw their time in Brazil ended with Honduras and Croatia respectively but today they... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Queens Park Rangers 0-1 Hull City

Queens Park Rangers 0-1 Hull City17 days ago
Queens Park Rangers 0-1 Hull City. QPR make a losing start to their return to the Premier League as James Chester's header gives Hull an opening-day win. -> Read more at BBC News

Cutbacks are on the Cards for Leeds Libraries

33 days ago
Cutbacks are on the cards for Leeds libraries. Cash-strapped council bosses have drawn up proposals to slash the opening hours of libraries in Leeds. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Hull City Fans Asked to Help Identify Men Wanted for Serious

Hull City Fans Asked to Help Identify Men Wanted for Serious42 days ago
Hull City fans asked to help identify men wanted for serious . POLICE in London are appealing to Hull City fans to help identify two men suspected of a serious assault. The attack, which police are treating as grevious bodily harm, happened in Islington in the early hours of May 18. Thousands of Tigers fans were in the capital ahead of the FA Cup final. The assault took place at... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail