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The Grain column with Emma Croft

Feed wheat for spot collection is valued marginally lower this week despite a lack of movement within the London wheat futures.

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Humberside Fire and Rescue

Would you pay extra £5 a year for fire and rescue services?

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is consulting the public on how much it should increase its part of the Council Tax bill for the next two years.

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Tins and boxed items on the shelves at Driffield Food Bank.

Plea to help food bank as demand increases

Members of the West Wolds branch of the Labour Party are involved an a new campaign to help food bank users in the area.

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The view of Market Weighton from above the Britcom site.

Britcom’s high-flying video offers views of Market Weighton and Pocklington

Market Weighton-based company Britcom is launching a new corporate video tomorrow (Thursday 18 January).

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Ward Councillor Andy Strangeway.

Councillor’s surgery at Wilberfoss venue

Pocklington Ward Councillor Andy Strangeway will be holding a surgery at the Wilberfoss Community Centre between on Saturday 20 January. The surgery will take place between 9.30am and 11.30am.

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One of the childrens workshops held during Fangfoss Potterys 40th anniversary year.

Year of celebrations at Fangfoss Pottery

The end of 2017 also marked the end of a year of celebrations at Fangfoss Pottery.

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RSPB conservation advisor Chris Tomson is on hand to offer information.

Wolds farms urged to join wildlife scheme

The RSPB is hoping to hear from farmers in the Yorkshire Wolds area who would like to get paid to help wildlife thrive on their land.

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This years Its a Pockout is expected to be bigger and better and much more fun than last years event.

Lucky It’s a Pockout charities announced

The lucky recipients of this year’s It’s a Pockout fund pot have been announced.

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Sinfonia Viva will be performing at the Pocklington Arts Centre on Saturday 10 February.

Sinfonia brass players at arts centre

There’s a chance to join Sinfonia Viva, the Grammy nominated orchestra, for a musical spectacular featuring some of group’s most virtuosic, skilful and brilliant brass players, on Saturday 10 February, at Pocklington Arts Centre. Showcasing songs that range from baroque to jazz to light music there will be something for everyone.

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Pocklington Royal British Legion branch members with the cheque for �19,433.

Poppy Appeal team’s amazing £19,433 total

The Pocklington Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal team raised a whopping £19,433 during its latest campaign.

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The Clubleys team are pictured with TV presenter Sue Perkins after claiming the Relocation Agent Networks Best Agent Yorkshire Regional Award.

Clubleys team scoops prestigious accolade

Local estate agent Clubleys recently scooped the Relocation Agent Network’s Best Agent Yorkshire Regional Award.

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This weeks weather forecast for East Yorkshire and Ryedale.

The week-ahead weather with forecaster Trevor Appleton

Here is the week-ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale, delivered by local forecaster Trevor Appleton.

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A Dick Dastardly and Muttley take on the course during last years Market Weighton Whacky Races.

Chance to star at Weighton’s Whacky Races

Attention all speed lovers – now is the time to enter this year’s Market Weighton Whacky Races event.

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COLUMNIST: Preparing for a big leap for my little boy

COLUMNIST: Preparing for a big leap for my little boy

Well this year started much like the last one; I went through every emotion on New Year’s Eve - happy tears fell as I reflected on the lovely things that had happened in 2017, then I sobbed about some not so happy moments.

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Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner Keith Hunter.

Crime commissioner proposes 6.4% Council Tax precept rise

Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner Keith Hunter has set out his proposals for the police precept portion of the 2018/19 Council Tax.

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Vendela and Guiness in their enclosure at Flamingo Land.

View from the Zoo: Zebras co-habit very well with other animals

The next time you pay a visit to Flamingo Land make sure you pop along to see our pair of zebras.

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Singer-songwriter Evie Barrand releases Summers Warm on Saturday 20 January.

Woldgate pupil Evie to release her debut single

A former Woldgate College pupil who is embarking on a music career will release her first single this month.

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Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust will host the celebration on Wednesday 24 January at the Guildhall for families of babies who took part in the Born Into a City of Culture project.

Chance to see baby footprint panels

Attention new mothers in the Pocklington area – was your baby born in Hull during 2017?

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Yorkshire Air Museum President Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Dalton during a previous ceremony.

Air Forces Memorial Day details revealed

The Allied Air Forces Memorial and Yorkshire Air Museum has announced the date of its prestigious “Allied Air Forces Memorial Day”.

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Northern Lights founders Hannah Levy and Tilly Oakshott with their pupils.

Leading lights at community hall

Northern Lights Drama Theatre School has this month announced the launch of new musical theatre classes in Market Weighton.

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