Hedon / Hull / Paull / Preston / Yorkshire Water Updates

Community Fund – Yorkshire Water Waste Water Treatment Works

GRANTS from £100 – £5,000 will be made available for community projects under Yorkshire Water’s proposed new Community Fund being established to benefit Hedon, Preston, Paull and the Marfleet area of East Hull. The first meeting to discuss the new Community Fund and establish the decision-making Committee took place last night at the Saltend Waste … Continue reading


Breaking news… teachers suspended at South Holderness over Facebook use

THE HULL DAILY MAIL has broken a story about two teachers being suspended at South Holderness Technology College in Preston. The teachers were apparently suspended after school students passed around comments made by them on Facebook. The comments have been described as “a crude Facebook exchange about their pupils” by the newspaper! Read more at the … Continue reading

Council News / Debate / Preston

Still seeking views of Preston Residents – Traffic Fears

FOLLOWING OUR article in July on Monster Wheels accident risk in Preston and our request for information on traffic flows through the village, the East Riding Council has provided the following data about the overall numbers of crashes, which shows five serious accidents and fourteen slight accidents since 2006: Do these figures reveal the full story about this problem? … Continue reading

Events / Keyingham / Paull / Preston

NatWest CommunityForce: Vote for local projects!

VOTING HAS OPENED TODAY in the NatWest bank’s CommunityForce charity initiative – and local projects are asking for your support! CommunityForce is organised by the NatWest to support local communities. It gives charities, projects and groups an opportunity to promote their work, the chance to access funds and skills as well as volunteers to make a lasting … Continue reading