East Yorkshire UK / Events

Reminder – Small Grants available – Deadlines approaching!

COMMUNITY GROUPS in the area might want to note that two small grant schemes are available to support projects and initiatives – but deadlines for the next rounds are fast approaching! See the articles on HU12: Community and voluntary organisations from across the East Riding can apply for up to £1,000 grant from the Hull City Health … Continue reading

Digital Champion / East Yorkshire UK / Holderness

Be prepared – Digital TV Switchover tomorrow!

THE DIGITAL TV SWITCHOVER - STAGE 2 is taking place in this part of East Yorkshire tomorrow WEDNESDAY 17th AUGUST 2011. The existing analogue TV signal will be switched off and replaced with a new, stronger digital TV signal. If you have Freeview, BT Vision or Top Up TV you’ll need to re-tune your equipment again. If you do … Continue reading

East Yorkshire UK / Hedon / Weird

Released by The National Archives – UFOs, Alien Abduction and East Yorkshire

UFO X-FILES RELEASED by The National Archives contain at least three ‘incidents’ relating to unidentified flying objects over East Yorkshire. One took place over Withernsea on June 15th 2002. During the resort’s Golden Jubilee celebrations, a restored Lancaster Bomber was conducting a fly-over as part of a Battle of Britain display which was recorded by … Continue reading

East Yorkshire UK / Holderness

Weather Information Sources

Useful weather watch services: Met Office – Yorkshire/Humberside Severe Weather Warnings East Riding Council Winter Weather updates School Closures and events cancellations – BBC Radio Humberside East Yorkshire Motor Services (bus services information) and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/EYBuses Dealing with frozen pipes – Yorkshire Water Also there is Government guidance available on Community action during severe weather. Continue reading