Local History Book Fair

October 2, 2009

Popular local history events are being planned by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s archive and local studies service, based at the Beverley Treasure House in Champney Road, Beverley. The annual Local History Book Fair will be held on Saturday, 17 October, at Beverley Minster while an autumn programme of local history lectures and garden tours will start on Monday, 19 October. Chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Councillor Christopher…

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Beverley Parks Apple Fest

September 30, 2009

Members of the public are invited to attend a free festival to celebrate apples at Beverley Parks Local Nature Reserve. East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Apple Fest will appeal to all ages and will be held on Sunday, 11th October at the Millennium Orchard, Beverley Parks, from 11 am to 3 pm. The event has been organised by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s countryside access team. Funding for the event…

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Beverley in Bloom Awards

September 29, 2009

Shop keepers, gardeners, schools and allotment owners from Beverley all gathered this evening at Norwood Methodist Church for the annual Beverley in Bloom awards. Mayor of Beverley David Elvidge was on hand to present awards to the winners. Norwood Methodist Church was full with standing room only as Chris Dawson; Chairman of Beverley in Bloom along with the Mayor of Beverley handed out cups and certificates to the winners pausing…

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Flower and Vegetable Show

September 28, 2009

Pictures from the Flower and Vegetable Show that took place this Sunday at Croft Garden Centre, Mayor of Beverley David Elvidge and his partner Janet were on hand to present the winners with their trophies. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are just some of the pictures please contact us if you would like a copy of your photo by sending an email to paul@hu17.net Click on…

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Club Salsa Party Night

September 27, 2009

The Beverley Memorial Hall hosted a night of Salsa and live music, the party was a celebration of their 10th Anniversary. Party goers danced the night away to live music played by Palenke. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are just some of the pictures please contact us if you would like a copy of your photo by sending an email to paul@hu17.net Click on the thumbnail…

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Beverley Local Food Awards

September 24, 2009

The Beverley Food Awards that acknowledge the best local food producers in a selection of categories (Best Jam, Pickle, Sausage, Savoury Pie, Dairy Product, Drink and for the most Innovative Meat Dish, Vegetable Dish and Desert) were held today at the Tickton Grange Hotel. The competition is part of the Beverley Food Festival that takes place on Sunday October 4th. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are…

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Saturday Lunchtime Concert

September 23, 2009

International soloist Martin Roscoe will play Beverley Minster’s new £40,000 grand piano at the lunchtime concert as part of this year’s Beverley Chamber Music Festival. The concert will feature the East Riding Youth Chamber Orchestra in a programme that celebrates the bicentenary of two composers.  Mendelssohn was born in 1809 and his overture “Fingal’s Cave” (The Hebrides) opens the programme.  Martin Roscoe joins the orchestra as soloist in Mendelssohn’s first…

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Beverley Literature Festival 2009

September 21, 2009

The Funniest Festival to date the Beverley Literature Festival 2009 09, 1-11 OCTOBER You’ve heard of laugh-out-loud books – well here’s a laugh-out-loud festival! Forget hushed rooms and reverent conversation, this year’s Beverley Literature Festival will have audiences rolling in the aisles – well, almost. We’ve the dry and incisive political wit of Francis Wheen from the News Quiz and Private Eye; and that grumpiest of Grumpy Old Men, Will…

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Cat Show in Beverley

September 20, 2009

The Beverley Memorial Hall hosted a cat show; the show featured 30 cats and kittens. There were also a number of stalls including the East Yorkshire Badger Protection Group. The event was organised by Carol a Beverley resident who volunteers for Beverley and Pocklington branch of Cats Protection. One of the cats that was on show and in need of a new home. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the…

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Monkey Food

September 17, 2009

Real food locally sourced, locally prepared What is Monkey Food? “Monkey Food” is an opportunity for Beverley’s top restaurants that are passionate about their cuisine to come together in a friendly competition, to be voted “Beverley Restaurant of the Month” by guests. Be part of the first “Monkey Food” event The first competition will be in the desserts category.  6 amazingly delicious desserts, one provided by each restaurant, will be…

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Beverley Food Festival 2009

September 17, 2009

Click here for pictures and video from the Beverley Food Festival 2009 All the ingredients are being mixed together for the fourth annual Beverley Food Festival, on Sunday October 4th 2009.  Organised by Beverley Town Council, the event will see the Market Place come alive with the tempting tastes and alluring aromas from upwards of seventy stalls, which will be selling local produce from the East Riding of Yorkshire. There…

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Stephen Hunt Visits Colts

September 16, 2009

Beverley’s Humber Colts today received a boost after training when Hull City’s Irish International midfielder Stephen Hunt came to see them. The visit arranged by Beverley Councillor Gary Shores. Stephen Hunt spent time with the lads of Humber Colts signing shirts and balls. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are just some of the pictures please contact us if you would like a copy of your photo,…

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4NETWORKING in Beverley

September 16, 2009

4Networking a national were in Beverley as they launched networking event at The Kings Head that helps people get in touch and conduct business on B2B level. Tom Salter who also runs the Best of Beverley web site welcomed current and new members. Among the business people there was Beverley base Valerie from Cultural Bodywork, Valarie who is also responsible for Monkey Food a friendly competition between the restaurants in…

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Battle of Britain Memorial Service

September 13, 2009

St Mary’s Church in Beverley held their annual Battle of Britain Memorial Service; the service was attended by local officials including the Mayor of Beverley David Eldvidge. Those arriving for the service were welcomed by members of the Central & East Yorkshire Air Wing Cadets, Squadron 399 Beverley. Mayor of Beverley David Eldvidge talks with members of 399 Beverley Air Cadets. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these…

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Giant Beverley Fun Fair 2009

September 2, 2009

Pictures from the Giant Beverley Fun Fair 2009 which was located at Saturday Market in Beverley East Yorkshire Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are just some of the pictures please contact us if you would like a copy of your photo by sending an email to paul@hu17.net Click on the thumbnail to enlarge the image, these are just some of the pictures please contact us if…

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Ladies Day 2009 Your Pictures

August 13, 2009

Photographs from inside Beverley Racecourse that have been submitted to HU17.net from people who attended Ladies Day on the 12th August 2009. Buy all these digital images shipped over email or FTP for personal use click here You can find more pictures from Beverley Racecourse Ladies Day event on HU17 can be found here: Beverley Races Ladies Day 2009 – Early Birds, Pictures showing some ladies who arrived very early!…

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