Cyclists Flock To Beverley For Yorkshire Classic

July 21, 2011

The annual East Yorkshire Classic Cycling Weekend, Friday 29 – Sunday 31 July, is proving even more popular than ever. Friday evening’s National Elite Circuit Race Championships, in the medieval town centre of Beverley, has 80 entries, with Olympic gold medallist, Ed Clancy, defending his title. Six hundred and fifty leisure riders have entered Saturday’s rides around the Yorkshire Wolds. Sunday’s East Yorkshire Classic road race has attracted all the…


Ray Teal’s Cricket Round Up

July 6, 2011

Beverley Town CC 1st XI lost at home in the league for the first time this season when they were beaten by Sessay. The 4th XI made it a poor day at Norwood when Cottingham ran out easy winners but the 2nd and 3rd teams fared much better on their travels with convincing wins at Pocklington and South Holderness respectively. York Senior League Premier Division Beverley 1st XI lost to…


French Delegation Agree Waterways Link-Up Following East Riding Visit

July 4, 2011

A delegation from Val du Cher, in France, has concluded a successful visit to the East Riding to finalise a waterways cooperation project with the Coast, Wolds, Wetlands and Waterways (CWWW) Local Action Group. The CWWW Local Action Group is part of the rural development programme for England, LEADER, which is funded by the European Union and Defra, in which local action groups must complete a series of cooperation projects….


Beverley 1st XI Drew With Stamford Bridge

May 24, 2011

Recent encounters between these two sides have been close fought affairs and this game proved no exception. The visitors won the toss and elected to bowl first. The powerful top three for Beverley made decent starts but failed to capitalize on the good batting conditions. The returning Olly Grantham showed his class with an impressive 93 and he was well supported by Tony Spence (38). Their century partnership put the…


Business Centres in East Riding Play a Key Role

August 6, 2010

A recent report has highlighted the important role being played by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s business centres in the local economy. The report by the council’s planning and economic regeneration service showed that, up to March 2010, the centres have helped 114 new business start-ups, 209 existing businesses have used the service and 349 new jobs have been created. Business advisers working with new start-ups from the centres have…


Beverley Vs Goole

September 12, 2009

Cricket action pictures from this Saturday showing Beverley Cricket Clubs 1st team playing their final league game of the season against Goole at the Norwood Recreation Ground. Beverley 1st XI beat Goole by 117 runs 1st XI 224 all out Goole 107 all out The 1st XI played their last game of the season at home to Goole knowing 17 points would guarantee their survival in the top division. On…