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  1. UK - Councillors approve plan to add fluoride to Hull's water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 20 | UK Against Fluoridation

    Councillors approve plan to add fluoride to Hull's water supply By AllisonCoggan | Posted: October 20, 2016 By Allison Coggan APPROVED: Labour councillors in Hull approve water fluoridation plans Plans to add fluoride to East Yorkshire's water supply have taken a major step forward after they were given the backing of Labour politicians at Hull City Council, the Mail can reveal. Labour councillors voted by "a substantial majority", according to sources, to press ahead with controversial plans which could see Hull and parts of Holderness's water supply fluoridated to reduce the number of children with tooth decay.


  2. 'Drone catcher' unveiled by East Yorkshire engineer James CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 17 | This is Hull

    The East Yorkshire-born marketing director of an emerging leader in drone capture technology brought his latest toy to show members of a business networking group - including his mum. Early morning tee times prevented James Cross from giving a live demonstration of Skywall 100 above the greens and fairways of Hull Golf Club, in Kirk Ella, but action video indicated the potential of a drone defence product which is now selling to government agencies in the US and Germany.


  3. Police seize 'very nice' Subaru with private plate but no... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 16 | This is Hull

    Police are warning motorists to ensure their car tax and insurance is up to date after seizing a number of vehicles. One of the force's social media accounts, Humberside Specials, tweeted about a number of vehicles being seized in recent days.


  4. Will our town's minor injuries unit survive?Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 12 | Bridlington Free Press

    Health bosses are looking at four options for the future of urgent care in the East Riding - and one of those involves closing the unit. But Bridlington residents can show how strongly they want to keep the MIU open by going to a public consultation next month.


  5. East Anglia's energy sector urged to seize "opportunity of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 11 | Evening News

    The director of one of East Anglia's major ports has urged the region's energy sector to grasp "the opportunity of a lifetime" and capitalise on offshore wind developments that could secure jobs for this generation and the next. Richard Goffin, of Peel Ports Great Yarmouth, said Norfolk and Suffolk's energy firms needed to work together to attract developers behind projects not just off the East Anglian coast, but the north-east of England and even continental Europe.


  6. Ten live sporting games you can watch this weekend 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 7 | This is Hull

    With no Hull City game this weekend and the Super League season over for our clubs, fans may be left needing a fix of live sport. Here's 10 events you can go watch in our region.


  7. Contracts sail in for offshore teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 4 | This Is Grimsby

    A FURTHER five-year contract has been won by the growing Grimsby team of CWind, as it continues to bolster its position in the town's burgeoning offshore industry. Transmission Capital Services has chartered one of CWind's crew transfer vessels to support works at several of their offshore substations in the United Kingdom.


  8. Dong Plans Multi-Million Pound U.K. Offshore Wind HubRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 22 | The Washington Post

    Plans for the east coast of England to become a hub for the emerging offshore wind industry received a boost Thursday, after Dong Energy A/S said it would invest in a "multi-million pound" facility at the mouth of the river Humber. The Danish energy company, which has installed more wind turbines at sea than anyone else, plans to expand its presence in the town of Grimsby, according to a company statement.


  9. Super-tall wind turbines installed offshore BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | UPI

    Turbines installed in Liverpool Bay at 640 feet tall are the largest of their kind in the world, Danish company DONG Energy said. The company announced it installed the first of the 32 turbines planned for its Burbo Bank extension project off the British coast.


  10. Warning over rogue ice-cream sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    ROGUE ice cream sellers are setting up in the seaside towns of the East Riding, and holidaymakers are being warned of the dangers. Staff from East Riding of Yorkshire Council have had reports of unlicensed ice cream vans operating in Hornsea, Bridlington, Hessle, Beverley and surrounding villages.


  11. UK Goes Offshore for Massive Wind FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | PaintSquare

    Government officials in the United Kingdom have given the green light on planning for what would be the world's largest offshore wind farm. Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark, of the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, gave development consent to Hornsea Project Two, which would construct 300 wind turbines off the Yorkshire Coast, the government announced Tuesday .


  12. Call for clearer vision for East to capitalise on multi-billion pound offshore wind boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Evening News

    The Greater Gabbard wind farm. Lowestoft based 4C Offshore, a leading online source of technical expertise, analysis and insights for the global offshore wind industry, has been given a SCORE grant The East of England must develop a coordinated approach to offshore renewables or face losing out to northern competitors, an industry leader has warned.


  13. Despite porpoise problem, world's biggest offshore wind farm is a goRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Digital Trends

    Ministers in the United Kingdom on Tuesday approved the second phase of the world's biggest offshore wind farm. Hornsea Project Two will include 300 turbines spread across 300 square miles, 55 miles off the cost of England in the North Sea.


  14. Nuclear plant delay may shift UK energy policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    Britain's decision to stall a Franco-Chinese project to build its first nuclear power plant in a generation has fuelled speculation that the new government is reviewing its energy strategy to boost the role of renewables. Image from EDF Energy shows a computer generated image of the proposed nuclear power plant at Hinkely Point in south-west England Prime Minister Theresa May has given no clear reason for delaying final approval of the Hinkley Point plant, with her spokesman saying only that it was "an extremely important decision that we have to get right".


  15. UK approves 'world's biggest offshore wind farm' projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    The British government gave the green light Tuesday for what it called the world's biggest offshore wind farm to be built off the English coast. The Hornsea Project Two farm should have up to 300 turbines and a capacity of up to 1.8 gigawatts.


  16. Fish and chips cause 30 minute traffic jam near HullRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | Metro UK News

    But that feeling probably wasn't shared by the bus passengers who were delayed when a chip shop customer's car blocked a road near Hull for half an hour. The 550 East Yorkshire Bus Service found itself unable to manoeuvre past a parked car belonging to a customer of Whitehead's Fish & Chips in Hornsea.


  17. You don't have to go to the south of France for the Riviera - Yorkshire has it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Maurenn Mckenzie and Kelly Clark with their children Frankie, 3, Cody, 2, Riley, 2, Zack, 4, and Marley, 5, on Scarborough sea front It's right here in good old England, but it could do with a bit of TLC to bring back tourists who once flocked there in their millions. Sand, sea, occasionally sunshine - but no sex or sangria, please, we're British.


  18. From a Bronze Age cemetery to a Roman military camp: Photographs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Remnants of structure that used to exist in Britain can still be seen with the help of the right perspective, a series of aerial photographs has shown. The pictures, released by government heritage agency Historic England, to mark the Festival of Archaeology, show some of the top finds made in recent years.


  19. Thirty free things to do in the summer holidays in and around HullRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | This is Hull

    School's out for the summer, which means six weeks of trying to keep the kids entertained - which can hit both your sanity and your pocket. But instead of spending a fortune staving off boredom this summer holiday, there are a whole host of FREE activities across Hull and the East Riding you can make use of which will keep the youngsters happy and you hopefully out of the poor house.


  20. Former lead singer in Bradford punk metal band jailed for seven years for sexual offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE former lead singer in a Bradford punk metal band has been jailed for seven years for sexual offences including rape, voyeurism and hoarding indecent images of children. Scott Rogers, 45, who performed at bars and clubs in the city with The Black Lanterns, filmed his perverted abuse of a woman and two girls, aged ten and 12. During his trial at Bradford Crown Court , the jury saw mobile phone footage of him raping a woman while she was deeply asleep.