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Schoolchildren Walk From Pub

A pub is encouraging school parents to use its car park in an aim to help children get fit. The Barham Hotel, in Barham Road, Hull, has started the scheme with its local Griffin Primary School to encourage more families to walk some of their journey to school. Parents are being invited to park in the pub’s car park during the school run to improve safety outside the school gates and to give children a chance to get some fresh …

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Hull Success For Strictly Star

Children in Hull were spun off their feet when Strictly Come Dancing star Brian Fortuna paid them a visit. The star appeared at a fundraising dance workshop in the city’s Fruit venue in aid of the Echoes Foundation.

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Hospice Promoted by Maureen Lipman

Maureen Lipman To Promote Hospice Actress Maureen Lipman has become an ambassador for a hospice in her home city. Maureen, who was born in Hull, has taken on the role of promoting Dove House Hospice. The hospice began in 1983 because its founders felt “greater provision should be made for the incurably sick in a loving atmosphere”. This ethos is close to Maureen Lipman’s heart after her husband Jack Rosenthal died of cancer in a north London hospice in 2004. …

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