Past Events

December 2014

An article written by Mike Welton, describing the involvement of Skeals in commemorating the First World War, with an exhibition held in All Saints' Church Easington, earlier this year.
Read the Article

December 2013

New Skeals publication
Publication Details

April 14th 2012

New Skeals Publication
Publication Details

 

 

Skeals Heritage Trails

The Skeals Group are very proud to announce the publication of two Heritage Trails, one around the village of Easington and one around Kilnsea.
Heritage Trail details

 

 

February 3rd 2011

Following the sad death of Tom Graham, the son of the co-founder of the Connor and Graham bus company, the Photo Gallery for February contains a number of pictures of the company in its early days.
Please click here to visit the Photo Gallery

   
 

November 14 2010

After a very long wait, for which I apologise as it was entirely my fault, the final entries in Mike Welton's Gravestone Project are now on the web site. In all, 247 persons are mentioned by name as being buried in the churchyard of All Saints' Church, Easington.
Please click here to visit this project.

   
   
 

November 2 2010

Following SKEALS' first Photographic Competition held in Easingon Community Hall on Saturday 30th October, the Photo
Gallery for November shows 12 of the entries which were of a very high standard.
Please click here to see the photographs.

   
 

September 1st 2010

This month our Photo Gallery shows the people of Easington at play at a number of events and visits that have been aranged recently. Please note the typical Easington weather as the sun managed to shine on all the events featured.
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August 12th 2010

Following a visit in June 2010 by SKEALS' members to Hedon to
view that town's historic collection of silver, read Dorothy Smith's
account of the visit and learn a little of the hidden history of Hedon
Please click here to see this page

   
 

August 10th 2010

The SKEALS' exhibition featuring the 200th Anniversary of Lifeboats at Spurn held at the beginning of August , coincided with the publication of SKEALS' third publication, Easington Lifeboat A History 1913 - 1933 by Mike Welton.Deatails of this publication can be seen by clicking on the link below.
Please click here to see this page

   
 

August 2nd 2010

This month the SKEALS Photo Gallery indulges itself and shows 12 pictures from our own exhibition
held at the Easington Community Hall to celebrate 200 years of lifeboats being stationed at Spurn.
Please click here to see this page

 

   
 

July 4th 2010

This month our Photo Gallery shows twelve of the lovely churches of Holderness. The photographs are the work of
SKEALS' member, Brian Parker.
Please click here to see the first photograph.

 

 

June 2nd 2010

Our Photo Gallery for June is taken through the lens of the camera of Robina Herrington who has kept her eye on the progress of the new gas pipeline which is being laid across Holderness from Easington to Paull.
Please click here to see the first photograph.

 

 

May 2nd 2010

Our Photo Gallery for May looks at some of the ways visitors to the area and local resodents spend their time.
Please click here to see the first photograph.

   
 

April 3rd 2010

Our Photo Gallery for April covers the annual charity cycle ride from Welwick to Kilnsea. Once again the entrants dressed in a wide variety of costumes and a good day was had by all.
Please click here to see the first photograph.

 

 

 

March 1st 2010

In an attempt to warm the cockles of a few of those hearts which must be tiring of this winter I have devoted the March Photo Gallery to some of the butterflies I have photographed in our garden in Kilnsea.
Please click here to see these photographs.

   
 

February 1st 2010

The Photo Gallery for February contains twelve views from around Holdderness by Kilnsea amateur photographer Pam Pearce.
Please click here to see these photographs.

 

 

 

January 6th 2010

Belatedly, an account of SKEALS' visit to Bridlington on Tuesday 21st July 2009 by Gillian Granger.
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January 6th 2010

Even more belatedly, a second account of SKEALS' visit to Hedon on 1st October 2009 by Gillian Granger.
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January1st 2010

The first Photo Gallery for the new decade is a record of a walk along the Spurn peninsula by a visitor to Kilnsea from Worcestershire who was recuperating from an operation.
Please click here to see these photographs.

 

December 1st 2009

The Photo Gallery for December is a review of some of the pictures featured in 2009 and finishes with a
photograph taken at the 150th Anniversary celebrations of the Humber Lifeboat. Next year, 2010 is the 200th Anniversary.
Please click here to see these photographs.

October 31st 2009 - The Photo Gallery for November contains twelve new photographs taken by Kev, Mel and Hannah Hewitt of Easington.
Please click here to see these photographs.

October 27th 2009 - A report, by SKEALS' member, Dorothy Smith on the visit to Hedon at the beginning of October.
Please click here to see this report.

 

 

 

October 1st 2009 - The October Photo Gallery contains 12 pictures taken at the Craft, Collectors and Hobbies afternoon which was organised by SKEALS and held in the Easington Community Hall.
Please click here to see these photographs

 

 

 

There has been a number of new entries on our 'EASINGTON CHURCHYARD GRAVESTONE PROJECT' page (See below). To visit this page please 'click here'

   
 

Following some sterling work by SKEALS' member, Mike Welton, we are now able to show our 'EASINGTON CHURCHYARD GRAVESTONE PROJECT'. It is our aim to photograph every gravestone in the churchyard of All Saints' church and display them on the page with details of the inscriptions and any other relevant material such as photographs, Parish Record entries and census entries. To visit this interesting new page please 'click here'

 

 

A second item has been added to our visits page. Written by Dorothy Smith, this new article tells of our visit to the lovely St.Germain's Church, Winestead
Please click here to read this new feature

 

 

July 2008 - Read the new article by Mike Welton on the Reminiscences Page about the Rocket Brigade.
Please click here to view "Is he a new larker?"

 
   
 

Our Contacts page now contains a link to a site called Dave McAleavy Images. An excellent collection of photographs with a page dedicated to Spurn.
Please click here to visit this site.