Lifestyle Team Makes Cushion Donation To East Yorkshire Charity

Lifestyle Team Makes Cushion Donation To East Yorkshire Charity
October 21, 2019

A group of youngsters has given the transport charity, Beverley Community Lift, a boost with a donation of almost £280 to help its passengers, following a busy summer.

The Molescroft Musketeers team took part in the annual summer holiday competition, Lifestyle, which is run by Humberside Police to encourage youngsters to help the local community during the six-week break.

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East Yorkshire Transport Charity Launches Volunteer Recruitment Drive

East Yorkshire Transport Charity Launches Volunteer Recruitment Drive
September 5, 2019

The East Yorkshire community transport operator, Beverley Community Lift (BCL), has launched an appeal for new volunteers in the county as the charity approaches its 50th anniversary year.

The service helps dozens of people every week in the East Riding with car and minibus transport services, particularly those who have difficulties using public transport or have no access to a car. It operates in and around Beverley, Cottingham, Market Weighton, Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor and Pocklington.

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Beverley Community Lift Donation Is A Yorkshire Day Treat

Beverley Community Lift Donation Is A Yorkshire Day Treat
August 6, 2019

East Yorkshire community transport charity, Beverley Community Lift (BCL), received a Yorkshire Day treat with a donation of £500 towards minibus activities in the county.

The donation was made by Barchester’s Charitable Foundation, part of Barchester Healthcare, which operates care homes across the country.

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Two Businesses In Beverley Come Up With Unique Fund Raiser

Two Businesses In Beverley Come Up With Unique Fund Raiser
September 13, 2018

Two businesses in Beverley have come up with a unique way to raise money for the Beverley Community Lift through in store competitions.

Beverley Garden Centre and Oldroyd’s Corner have come together and set up a competition where shoppers are tasked with guessing the weight of a giant Pumpkin.

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Care Home Residents Enjoy A VIP Day At Beverley Races

Care Home Residents Enjoy A VIP Day At Beverley Races
May 10, 2018

Claremont House care home in Beverley say they were thrilled when they received a VIP invite to Beverley Racecourse to attend their By Gone Beverley event on Bank Holiday Monday.

Claremont House were one of three Beverley Care Homes to be invited to the event, which had a 1960s theme. Beverley Community Lift provided the transport for Claremont House residents.

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Beverley Community Lift To Host VIP Charity Shop Event

Beverley Community Lift To Host VIP Charity Shop Event
April 18, 2018

Beverley Community Lift are hosting a VIP charity shop event with the promise of some top quality items to be had at bargain prices.

A ‘5 Garment Swish Swap’ will also be held on the night. Swishing is the easy way to update your wardrobe, It’s guilt free shopping with no cost.

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Outgoing Captain Hands Over Thousands To Local Good Causes

Outgoing Captain Hands Over Thousands To Local Good Causes
February 2, 2018

Generous members of Beverley & East Riding Golf Club helped last year’s Captain Jeff Worrall raise more than £3,000 for local charities.

Mr Worrall said he was delighted to present cheques for £2,000 to Becky Read representing MacMillan Nurses and £1,080 to Jan Stainforth of Beverley Community Lift.

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Local Councillor Continues His Support For Beverley’s Street Angels

Local Councillor Continues His Support For Beverley's Street Angels
January 18, 2018

Councillor Denis Healy will be continuing his support for Beverley Street Angels, the volunteer group that helps keep people safe in the town centre on weekend evenings, when he joins them on patrol in Beverley this coming Saturday night.

Cllr Healy spent a January Saturday night with the Street Angels a year ago, and on Saturday he will be donning his high vis jacket again to highlight the importance of the work undertaken by the Street Angels volunteers in the town.

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Public Urged To Lobby MP And Council To Support Charity That Faces Uncertain Future

Public Urged To Lobby MP And Council To Support Charity That Faces Uncertain Future
October 16, 2017

Beverley Community Lift, the local charity that provides transport services for elderly and disabled people, was dealt a severe blow recently when its Chief Executive, Jan Stainforth, received a letter from the Department for Transport, setting out its proposals to impose restrictions that could have a seriously damaging impact on the Charity’s core services, possibly even leading to Beverley Community Lift being forced to close down.

East Rising Ward Councillor, Denis Healy, whose St Mary’s ward includes Beverley Community Lift, explained the problem in more detail following a meeting with Jan Stainforth.

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Gee-Up And Get Set For A Great Fun-Raising Night For Local Charity

Gee-Up And Get Set For A Great Fun-Raising Night For Local Charity
September 7, 2017

Beverley Community Lift is under starter’s orders for a great night of fundraising, and it’s inviting people to join in the fun, and help raise much-needed funds for this local community transport charity.

Taking place later this month, the race night will raise funds for the charity who provide a vital transport service  within the community ensuring people are not isolated and cut off.

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