Arup To Design And Pre-Construct Yorkshire Harbour And Marina

Arup To Design And Pre-Construct Yorkshire Harbour And Marina
April 23, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Bridlington Harbour Commissioners have appointed internationally-renowned professional services firm Arup to undertake project design and pre-construction work for the Yorkshire Harbour and Marina Project.

Funded by a £3.5 million Local Growth Fund grant, awarded by the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership, Arup will start work in March and will provide a design for the preferred concept, advice on potential funding sources, preparation of papers to support any statutory orders and consents and the development of tender documentation for the project’s construction. This work is anticipated to take until late 2018 to complete.

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Beach Dog Restrictions To Begin For Summer Season

Beach Dog Restrictions To Begin For Summer Season
April 22, 2017

Dog owners are being reminded that restrictions excluding their pets from certain parts of beaches along the East Coast will come into force on Monday 1 May this year.

The annual exclusion, enforced by East Riding of Yorkshire Council, will run until Saturday 30 September and was brought in to help families and visitors enjoy the seaside without being bothered by nuisance dogs or fouling.

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ArtWaves Festival : The Jungle Comes To Bridlington Spa

ArtWaves Festival : The Jungle Comes To Bridlington Spa
April 21, 2017

ArtWaves Festival is excited to release this year’s urban twist to the event on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 May 2017 Bridlington Spa.

Many will know that in the late 1980s, as graffiti started to evolve from its underground roots, Bridlington played host to the National Graffiti Championships inviting world renowned artists to showcase their talents; helping make the street art scene what it is today.

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BRIDLINGTON : Jason Manford – Muddle Class – A Show Not To be Missed

BRIDLINGTON : Jason Manford - Muddle Class - A Show Not To be Missed
April 18, 2017

He’s back and coming to Bridlington! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit.

Coming to Bridlington Spa on Friday 9 February 2018, ‘Muddle Class’ promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class’ – causing much confusion! Delivered with Jason’s amiable charm and captivating wit, this is a show not to be missed.

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East Riding Dog Owners Fall Foul Of Microchipping Law

East Riding Dog Owners Fall Foul Of Microchipping Law
April 13, 2017

Some dog owners across the East Riding are breaking the law by failing to keep the details on their dogs’ microchip up to date.

It’s a year since the new law came into force which requires all dogs to be microchipped with the correct details and since April 2016, East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s dog warden team have prosecuted six owners and issued 64 notices to amend details or have the dog chipped.

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Bridlington Hits The Bullseye As The Winmau World Masters Returns To The Town

Bridlington Hits The Bullseye As The Winmau World Masters Returns To The Town
April 13, 2017

The Winmau World Masters darts championship is returning to Bridlington Spa this September featuring some of the world’s top darts players.

Taking place between Monday 25 September and Thursday 28 September, the tournament is scheduled to follow immediately after the British Darts Organisation Open Championship; meaning an extended stay in the town for players and spectators.

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Girls Football To Spring Up Across The East Riding This Month

Girls Football To Spring Up Across The East Riding This Month
April 6, 2017

Girls across the East Riding will be provided with increased opportunities to play football after a new nationwide participation programme was announced.

The programme will see 200 SSE Wildcats Girls’ Football Clubs opening throughout England this spring, each run in conjunction with the local County FA and their key partners.

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Brand New Family Fun Day To Take Place At Sewerby Hall and Gardens

Brand New Family Fun Day To Take Place At Sewerby Hall and Gardens
April 6, 2017

As part of the council’s new initiative, Active Coast, the events team at Sewerby Hall and Gardens are offering visitors the chance to take part in a brand new family fun day on Sunday, 9 April between 10am and 4pm.

Various inflatables will be in place on the front events field supported by family archery and a hay bale challenge as well as other sporting activities.

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Tidal Waves Festival Adds The Pigeon Detectives To Bridlington The Line-Up

Tidal Waves Festival Adds The Pigeon Detectives To Bridlington The Line-Up
April 5, 2017

Another name has been added to the line-up for the two-day Tidal Waves Beach Music Festival in Bridlington in June: indie rock band The Pigeon Detectives from Leeds will be performing at the event at South Cliff beach, on Saturday 10 June.

Formed way back in 2002, the platinum-selling band released their fifth studio album, ‘Broken Glances’ in February of this year.

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Beverley and Bishop Burton College will again Feature In Pock 7s

Beverley and Bishop Burton College will again Feature In Pock 7s
April 5, 2017

Beverley and Bishop Burton College will again take part in Yorkshire’s oldest rugby seven-a-side tournament, the 59th John Smiths Pock 7s, at Pocklington RUFC, next Friday (14 April).

The event has been held in Pocklington every Good Friday since 1959, and it has grown from humble beginnings into one of Yorkshire’s biggest sporting and social days out, with the local rugby fraternity plus many ‘ex-pats’ making their way to Percy Road for an annual Easter reunion.

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Music Icon Chaka Khan Is Heading To East Yorkshire This Summer

Music Icon Chaka Khan Is Heading To East Yorkshire This Summer
April 4, 2017

International music icon and ten-time GRAMMY® Award winner, Chaka Khan returns to the UK for a massive nationwide three-city tour this summer; presented by GeeStar.

An incredible opportunity to see this legend take to the stage at Bridlington Spa, tickets are on presale from the Bridlington Spa box office from Wednesday 5 April.

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Kite Festival To Return To Bridlington For A Second Year

Kite Festival To Return To Bridlington For A Second Year
April 1, 2017

The sky over Sewerby Fields, in Bridlington, is set to be awash with colourful kites as part of a two-day festival, hosted by East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Bridlington Tourism Association (BTA) and the Northern Kite Group.

The event, subject to reasonable wind and weather conditions, will take place on Saturday, 6 and Sunday, 7 May and will see a number of internationally-renowned experts put on a display to entertain local residents and visitors to the resort.

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