East Riding Festival Of Words Proved Hugely Popular In 2021

Still Time Enter Your Poem Festival Of Words Poetry Competition
November 11, 2021

Organisers of the 2021 East Riding Festival of Words – which saw live events return – have declared this year’s Festival a big success.

With over 500 people attending the live events and 2200 attending the virtual events, the organising team from East Riding Libraries are delighted that so many participated in, and enjoyed, the varied programme.

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Popular Elwell Trail Around Historic Beverley Extended

January 18, 2021

The popular Elwell Trail, which consisted of 22 reproductions of paintings by Fred or Mary Elwell displayed on external walls in various locations in or near Beverley town centre, has been extended by adding 6 new works. These include three by Mary Elwell, two by Fred Elwell and one by Fred’s nephew Ken Elwell.

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Cycling Academy Event At Beverley Memorial Hall

Cycling Academy Event At Beverley Memorial Hall
September 14, 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is joining forces with partners across Europe in a project that aims to reduce CO2 emissions and increase bicycle use by 10 per cent within targeted groups.

The council is hosting the first Bicycles and Intelligent Transport Systems (BITS) Cycling Academy in Beverley on Thursday 26 September, with the aim of bringing together anyone interested in smart cycling and the use of intelligent transport systems to increase the uptake and safety of cycling.

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Murder Day Is Coming To Beverley

Murder Day Is Coming To Beverley
September 4, 2019

The East Riding Festival of Words presents a Murder Day on Saturday, 19 October at Beverley Memorial Hall.

There will be an array of crime authors, put together by the Murder Squad, including Cath Staincliffe, and an expert panel of bestselling authors: Margaret Murphy, Helen Pepper, and Ann Cleeves.

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Bestselling Authors Coming To The East Riding Festival Of Words

Bestselling Authors Coming To The East Riding Festival Of Words
August 22, 2019

The East Riding Festival of Words will be back from 15 – 20 October, bringing popular authors to the local area to talk about murder, belonging and a great deal more besides.

Writers including Christy Lefteri, Ann Cleeves and Jessica Fellowes will all be in Beverley, as part of the event organised by East Riding Libraries.

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Enjoy A Dead Good Day Out In Beverley At East Riding Festival of Words

Enjoy A Dead Good Day Out In Beverley At East Riding Festival of Words
October 4, 2018

Fans of a good murder mystery should be at Beverley Memorial Hall on Saturday, 20 October, for The Dead Good Day, part of the East Riding Festival of Words.

Hosted by popular local author and short storywriter Nick Quantrill, The Dead Good Day will be a chance to hear top crime writers in conversation about their latest works, and their careers to date.

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