BEVERLEY RACES : Bit Of A Quirke Ready For Beverley Opener

BEVERLEY RACES : Bit Of A Quirke Ready For Beverley Opener
April 17, 2019

Trainer Mark Walford has challenged course maestro Bit Of A Quirke to gain immediate dividends at Beverley’s first meeting of the season on Wednesday.

The popular six-year-old has become a standing dish on the Westwood, with his quenchless thirst for a battle having endeared himself to racegoers.

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Beverley ARLFC Beaten At Home By Crosfields In NCL

Beverley ARLFC Beaten At Home By Crosfields In NCL
April 14, 2019

Beverley ARLFC suffered their first defeat at home in over a year as they lost to Crosfields. For some time the Beverley Leisure Centre has been a  fortress for Beverley.

This game saw the blue and golds somewhat out-muscled by a physically bigger and more experienced outfit from Warrington.

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Beverley RUFC End Season With Victory Over Old Broadleians

Beverley RUFC End Season With Victory Over Old Broadleians
April 13, 2019

Beverley RUFC entertained Old Brodleians in the last match of the season at Beaver Park in this Yorkshire League Division 1 game and what a cracking match it turned out to be.

Brodlieans kicked off towards the clubhouse and as Beverley mounted an attack up the right flank an interception from a sloppy pass in the Beverley backs led to a try to Brods in the third minute (0-5). Play then settled down with each side sharing possession in the midfield.

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Beverley Gallops Into 2019 Season With Egg-Citing Opener

Beverley Gallops Into 2019 Season With Egg-Citing Opener
April 10, 2019

Award-winning Beverley Racecourse is launching an action-packed 2019 season with an Easter-themed raceday packed with family activities, including a “magical” Easter tree adorned with 500 chocolate eggs!    

The family-friendly Westwood venue has teamed up with Pocklington-based chocolatier, Butterflies Chocolate, to host the Easter tree hung with real chocolate eggs, as well as egg-decorating workshops.

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Beverley Beat Middlesbrough In An Absorbing Encounter

Beverley Beat Middlesbrough In An Absorbing Encounter
March 30, 2019

With several of their most influential players absent, this looked like being a tough afternoon for Beverley.  Not a bit of it.  This was an altogether absorbing match and a fine performance by the young Beverley side. 

In recognition of the Club’s annual Ladies Day, they turned out in pink shirts and flowery shorts but mercifully did not play accordingly.  Far from being a drab end of season affair, this was a cracking game with some top quality play by both sides. 

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8 Remarkable Sports People From Beverley

8 Remarkable Sports People From Beverley
March 27, 2019

While Beverley is only a small town in the East Riding of Yorkshire, it has had many notable people grow up and go on to do great things.

One of the things that the people of Beverley are very proud of is the large number of sports people who have come from Beverley and managed to perform well on the world stage.

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Tiger’s On A Roll, But Horses From North East Can Challenge

Tiger’s On A Roll, But Horses From North East Can Challenge
March 27, 2019

The Grand National is famously difficult to predict, and one that isn’t always a kind race for the favourites. Indeed, we have seen many big-priced winners in recent years, including the 66/1 shot Aurora’s Encore, trained by Yorkshire-based Sue Smith.

However, this year there is such momentum behind last year’s winner, Tiger Roll, that it would be considered something of a shock if the Gordon Elliott trained horse does not pass the finish line first on Saturday evening.

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