MP Graham Stuart pressing for further improvements to national COVID-19 vaccine rollout in East Riding

THE MP for Beverley and Holderness, Graham Stuart, has been responding to concerns from constituents about the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines by raising them with Ministers and NHS England, as well as offering parliamentary support to GP surgeries in his constituency. The Government has announced that millions of people aged 70 and over, as well as those classed as ‘clinically extremely vulnerable’ who are being advised to shield, will begin to receive invitations to book their vaccination appointments from yesterday...

Town councillors object to proposed demolition of old Hedon Post Office

HEDON TOWN Councillors have objected once again to the proposed demolition of the old Post Office building in Market Place. At its planning meeting on Thursday, January 14 Hedon Town Council considered the application for planning permission to demolish the old Post Office building and construct in its place two ground-floor business units with two small...

Every Can Counts at Shores Food Bank

‘EVERY CAN Counts’ – that’s the message from the Mayor of Withernsea and the town’s Shores Centre Food Bank as they call on residents to donate items from their shopping to help those in need through the third lockdown. Residents are being urged to donate one item of ambient produce into trolleys bound for the Shores Food bank on their essential shop. Trolleys will be in place from Monday, January 25...

Mentoring for students, by students

TWO Hornsea Sixth Form students have set up a free mentoring service to support other students in their studies. Joe Jackoby and Milli Chaffe have created the service, which they’ve titled Youth Education Support (YES). The year 12 students held their very first session on Monday, January 18 on Google Meet, with a plan to switch to Zoom in the near future. Joe said: “We know first-hand how recent events...

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HAINSWORTH PARK G.C

HELLO Fellow Members of Hainsworth Park. We as owners and in conjunction with the committee, are trying to keep things moving along in these very difficult and uncertain times. The ground staff are working on the course to keep it in the best possible condition even though the current weather is not helping. Great effort is going in to enable us to get back to the game we love as soon as we receive the green light. Many thanks to those who have already sorted...
 

Patrington AFC go back in time

WITH THE local sporting world still not back up and running we are continuing to ask for old photographs and information from years gone by to feature on the Gazette sport pages. One local reader from Patrington sent in these three wonderful images during the first lockdown from a time gone by with the top image showing the Patrington men’s football team from 1949. The other two photographs...
 

20 Years Ago: Bridging the gap

FOR the second of this latest set of ‘Lockdown Lookback’ articles, I’m going back 20 years to 2000/01, the inaugural season of the Humber Premier League. It was a time of challenges for the club both on and off the field but one that, ultimately, proved very rewarding…
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On February 12 2000 the Hull Daily Mail ran the headline ‘New league is county target’...
 

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