2 March 2024

Police called to stand-off over broadband poles

by Ray Duffill and Rebecca Hannant Hedon residents opposed to the installation of broadband poles outside their homes have been involved in a stand-off with ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

‘I like to give something back to people who really need it’

By Rebecca Hannant A kind-hearted student has been praised for giving up his spare time to help prepare parcels for a food bank. Alfie Jewitt, ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

Major investment to improve centre’s facilities

East Riding Council has announced a significant investment at East Riding Leisure South Holderness in Preston. Some improvements have already been carried out, and now ...
Posted in News, Preston

Further meeting to debate MS3 poles

by Ray Duffill Another public meeting has been called by the Going Underground group campaigning against the deployment of up to 500 utility poles by ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

MP chairs meeting amid row over telecoms poles

Beverley and Holderness MP Graham Stuart has chaired a meeting between MS3, the company installing telegraph poles in Hedon and Preston, Cllr Steve Gallant and ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

Talent of young photographers recognised

by Ray Duffill The Young Photographer of the Year competition took place at the Preston Show this year – but the winner’s shield was not ...
Posted in Community News, Preston

Residents step up the fight against poles

by Ray Duffill and Rebecca Hannant Residents across Hedon and Preston South are continuing to fight plans for hundreds of telegraph poles which are set ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

School defends uniform policy amid ‘isolation’ row

Holderness Academy has responded to criticism of its uniform policy following claims that a pupil was placed “in isolation” for failing to wear a skirt ...
Posted in News, Preston

Campaign launched to block broadband poles

by Ray Duffill and Rebecca Hannant A campaign has been launched in Hedon to stop the installation of hundreds of “obstructive” telegraph poles by MS3 ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston

Residents to stage ‘peaceful’ protest over broadband poles

by Ray Duffill Residents in Hedon are staging a protest against what they see as “unsightly nine-metre telegraph poles” being installed across streets in the town ...
Posted in Hedon, News, Preston