BEVERLEY RACES : Fife Goes Forth With B Fifty Two

BEVERLEY RACES : Fife Goes Forth With B Fifty Two
August 16, 2018

North Yorkshire trainer Marjorie Fife has challenged B Fifty Two to roll back the years at Beverley on Thursday when the popular sprinter runs in the Racing UK Handicap.

The nine-year-old gelding, who was rated as highly as 107 in his pomp, made a reassuring return to form at Carlisle last week, when beaten a neck by Kingstreet Lady.

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Time To Go Back To School With East Riding Adult Learning Courses

Time To Go Back To School With East Riding Adult Learning Courses
August 13, 2018

Whether you are looking to improve your skills, gain new qualifications or learn something completely new, there really is something for everyone with East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s new adult learning courses.

Fancy learning a brand new hobby or skill? Courses, available to people aged 19 and over, are now available to book online or in centre.

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National Award Beckons For Leven Services, Beverley

National Award Beckons For Leven Services, Beverley
August 13, 2018

Leven Services, the Gulf-branded forecourt on Leven Road, Beverley has been shortlisted for this year’s Forecourt Trader of the Year Awards, taking place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Thursday 13th September.

The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar will again seek out the brightest and best in the industry following a rigorous judging process that considers appearance, facilities, cleanliness, staff interaction, friendliness and the presentation and merchandising of the convenience store.

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Beauty From Chaos – Flower Show Pays Tribute To Armed Forces

Beauty From Chaos - Flower Show Pays Tribute To Armed Forces
August 7, 2018

SSAFA the Armed Forces Charity have joined forces with St. Mary’s Church in Beverley to stage a spectacular professionally designed Flower Festival  called Beauty From Chaos.

Running from 9-12 August, the event created to Commemorate 100 years since the end of WWI, mark the Royal Air Force centenary and give thanks to those who have served.

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Beverley: Alleged Attempted Robbery At Petrol Station

Beverley: Alleged Attempted Robbery At Petrol Station
August 7, 2018

Humberside Police have a released an image of a man they would like to speak with who they say tried to hold up a petrol station in Beverley.

Police say they think the man in question was carrying some sort of weapon are are  appealing for help from the local community to identify him.

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East Riding Theatre Announce Award-Winning Play For Autumn

East Riding Theatre Announce Award-Winning Play For Autumn
August 4, 2018

As part of the Theatre’s Autumn/Winter season, East Riding Theatre (ERT) are delighted to announce that the next in-house production to be staged in Beverley will be ART by Yasmina Reza.

Translated by Christopher Hampton ART and opens at ERT on the 27 September and runs until the 20th October.

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BEVERLEY RACES : Tregoning Has Mon-day Motivation At Beverley

BEVERLEY RACES : Tregoning Has Mon-day Motivation At Beverley
July 30, 2018

Marcus Tregoning hopes Monaadhil can set the tone for an important week when he runs in the Wilford Watts Memorial Handicap at Beverley on Tuesday.

The four-year-old son of Dark Angel, owned by Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum, has already won twice from just five starts and is one of seven declared runners for the eight-and-a-half furlong prize.

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Busy Bees In Beverley Celebrate Outstanding Result From Ofsted

Busy Bees In Beverley Celebrate Outstanding Result From Ofsted
July 27, 2018

Busy Bees nursery in Beverley, is celebrating after receiving an ‘outstanding’ rating following its latest Ofsted inspection on 3 July 2018. Less than 10% of early year’s settings in the UK hold this rating.

The nursery received this exceptional ‘outstanding’ rating from Ofsted, the official body for inspecting schools, after attaining a perfect score in three areas of inspection.

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Wold Top Actif Manager Teams Up With Performance Coach For Spectacular Challenge

Wold Top Actif Manager Teams Up With Performance Coach For Spectacular Challenge
July 26, 2018

The manager of an East Yorkshire cycling team is embarking on a remarkable challenge to raise money for a Barton man whose treatment for a rare and aggressive cancer is not yet available in the UK.

On 13th August, Rich Baldwin, who manages the Wold Top Actif racing team, will embark on a challenge that will see him scale the equivalent of Mt. Everest in a cycling phenomenon known as ‘Everesting’.

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New Course Aims To Tackle Skills Gap Identified By Local Organisations

New Course Aims To Tackle Skills Gap Identified By Local Organisations
July 25, 2018

East Riding College and East Riding of Yorkshire Council have collaborated with local employers to develop a new civil engineering course.

Organisations have identified a gap in local provision of higher-level HNC qualifications in construction and civil engineering. Nationally, there is a shortage of workers in construction and civil engineering qualified at higher levels.

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Busy Weekend At Brands Hatch for Local Beverley Riders

Busy Weekend At Brands Hatch for Local Riders
July 24, 2018

It was a busy weekend for round six of the British Superbike Championship held on the famous Brands Hatch GP circuit for Beverley racers, Jordan Rushby (Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship-SSK1000) James Westmoreland (Dickies British Supersport Championship), and Sam Christie (Rider) and Adam Christie (Passenger) (Hyundai British Sidecar Championship).

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Defibrillators for Beverley Project Award £2000 By Tesco

Defibrillators for Beverley Project Award £2000 By Tesco
July 24, 2018

AEDdonate are the latest group to win £2,000 in the Tesco March/April Bags of Help customer vote. Shoppers at the Morton Lane store voted for the project called ‘Defibrillators for Beverley’ .

The defibrillator is to be sited at the Game Bird Public House on Holme Church Lane, Beverley and Tesco recently visited the pub to make the cheque presentation.

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Investigatory Works To Commence Along The A164 Following Funding

Investigatory Works To Commence Along The A164 Following Funding
July 23, 2018

Following the announcement that the council has secured £40 million from the Department for Transport towards a major highway improvement scheme on the A164 and at Jock’s Lodge junction, the next stage of the scheme’s development includes investigatory work which will feed into the detailed scheme design.

The next phase of this work is based on assessing the highway drainage. This work will start on the evening of Monday, 23 July at Castle Hill Roundabout, Cottingham, working along the A164 northwards to Lincoln Way Roundabout, Beverley.

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