ARTWAVES – Paint Out On The Harbour

ARTWAVES - Paint Out On The Harbour
Mar 22, 2019

ArtWaves has announced the return of the Open Air Painting Competition ‘Paint Out’ as part of the 2019 Festival offering in June 2019.

Paint Out encourages artists to brave the elements of the East Yorkshire Coast and put their plein air painting skills to the test for the chance of winning a £200 prize at the festival.

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Part-Worn Tyres Seized From Garage By Local Trading Standards

Part-Worn Tyres Seized From Garage By Local Trading Standards
Mar 18, 2019

Trading standards officers are investigating a number of garages across the East Riding after they were found to be selling part-worn tyres that were dangerous to the public.

As part of a Yorkshire and Humber-wide survey, trading standards officers from East Riding of Yorkshire Council visited four garages selling part-worn.

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Dozens Of Knives Handed Over To Humberside Police

Dozens Of Knives Handed Over To Humberside Police
Mar 15, 2019

Local police say dozens of knives have been removed from the streets in our region in just a few days.

Humberside Police say following a national campaign, Operation Sceptre, people have been giving knives up. They have been leaving them in bins located at a local police station.  

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Award Winning Sky Arts Artist Joins Festival Lineup

Award Winning Sky Arts Artist Joins Festival Lineup
Mar 7, 2019

In advance of the full programme release in early April, the ArtWaves Festival has today announced a special workshop by award-winning artist Richard Allen, as part of the fifth annual event taking place on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June 2019.

ArtWaves is a vibrant festival of traditional, digital, contemporary and urban art allowing artists from beginners to experts to try something different or master a skill in this year’s exciting programme of workshops, demonstrations, talks, exhibits and more.

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Musical Memories: Exhibitions Up Close At The Treasure House

Musical Memories: Exhibitions Up Close At The Treasure House
Feb 27, 2019

Visitors to the Beverley Treasure House will be able to to find out more about the life and work of composer, conductor and director of music at Bridlington Spa, Herman Darewski.

As part of the current exhibition, there will be Darewski-related handling material to take a closer look at. Also, there will be original vinyl playing on the 1930s gramophone and screenings of Darewski’s films from the British Pathe archive. 

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‘Ding, Ding, Seconds Out’ As Delicate Flowers Heads to Cherry Burton

‘Ding, Ding, Seconds Out’ As Delicate Flowers Heads to Cherry Burton
Feb 11, 2019

If you liked Beryl, you’ll love Delicate Flowers, the fast-moving Hull boxing play that punches above its weight and is now heading to Withernsea.

Written by Hull-based playwright Mark Rees and produced by his Single Story Theatre Company, Delicate Flowers tells the story of Barbara Buttrick, the young boxer and wrestler from Hessle, East Yorkshire, who fought adversity in her personal life in the 1940s and ‘50s to fight opponents in the ring.

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Boost For Home Ownership In East Yorkshire Village Of Hutton Cranswick

Boost For Home Ownership In East Yorkshire Village Of Hutton Cranswick
Feb 7, 2019

Would-be homeowners in the East Riding of Yorkshire are being invited to find out more about shared ownership homes for sale in the sought-after rural village of Hutton Cranswick.

Together Housing Group is due to complete work on 10 homes in the village of in March and potential buyers are invited to come along to a drop-in session on 13 February between 3pm and 6pm at WI Hall on Main Street to find out more.

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Ant Middleton – Mind Over Muscle Tour Comes To Bridlington

Ant Middleton - Mind Over Muscle Tour Comes To Bridlington
Jan 30, 2019

Ant Middleton, best known as the Chief Instructor for Channel 4’s hit shows, SAS : Who Dares Wins, Mutiny and Escape has added new dates to the Mind Over Muscle Tour, adding a date at Bridlington Spa on Monday 23 September, due to phenomenal demand.

This brand new show for 2019 from the No. 1 Sunday Times Best Selling Author will bring the ‘elements’ to the audience through lighting, sound and set.

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Tennis Sessions Served Up In Withernsea

Tennis Sessions Served Up In Withernsea
Jan 14, 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has received National Lottery funding of £8,943 which will be used to deliver the ‘Serves Tennis’ programme in Withernsea.

Part of the Active Communities Everywhere project, the programme aims to encourage young people in deprived areas to have access to fun and engaging tennis sessions. It is especially aimed at those children who would not otherwise have access to such activities.

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