Part-Pedestrianisation Pilot For Saturday Market Welcomed By Lib Dems

Part-Pedestrianisation Pilot For Saturday Market Welcomed By Lib Dems
July 24, 2020

Liberal Democrat councillors on Beverley Town Council and East Riding of Yorkshire Council have given their support for plans to pilot a part-pedestrianisation scheme in Beverley’s Saturday Market.

The majority of businesses surveyed are overwhelmingly behind the scheme, which will see an extension to the pavement area from the Grapes to the Yorkshire Bank, taking in the King’s Head and businesses on the east of Saturday Market as well as Browns.

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Beverley Accepted As Member To Modern Hanseatic League

Beverley Accepted As Member To Modern Hanseatic League
June 6, 2020

Medieval Beverley, one of England’s leading manufacturing towns in the middle ages, reached down through 600 years of history yesterday, to provide a much-needed boost for its modern-day residents when it was confirmed from a meeting taking place in Germany, that Beverley had been accepted as a member of the Modern Hanseatic League.

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Local Cllr Urges MP To Back Calls For Dominic Cummings To Go

Local Cllr Urges MP To Back Calls For Dominic Cummings To Go
May 26, 2020

Graham Stuart must back calls for Dominic Cummings to go and put the fight against coronavirus first says local councillor, Denis Healy.

Cllr Denis Healy has written to Graham Stuart urging him to “end the distractions” and support calls for scandal-hit Dominic Cummings to go, so the country can focus on the coronavirus emergency.

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Beverley Town Council Elect Youngest-Ever Mayor Virtually

Beverley Town Council Elect Youngest-Ever Mayor Virtually
May 11, 2020

History was made on two counts in  Beverley on Monday evening when the town’s youngest-ever mayor, Cllr Tom Astell, 24,  was elected using virtual meeting technology.

The ancient Mayor making ceremony was conducted online, with councillors electing their new mayor from their own homes due to the lockdown restrictions.

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Review Panel Formation Angers Liberal Democrat Councillors

Review Panel Formation Angers Liberal Democrat Councillors
February 27, 2020

Liberal Democrat Councillors have described plans to introduce a new review panel complete with a £10K allowance as disgraceful.

They also voiced their dismay at it being forced through without meaningful debate. They have also questioned the need for an additional panel given the lack of activity by the current panels in place.

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Lib Dems Push Tories To Build Park And Ride Now To Ease Beverley’s Parking Problems

Lib Dems Push Tories To Build Park And Ride Now To Ease Beverley's Parking Problems
February 11, 2020

Liberal Democrat opposition councillors on East Riding of Yorkshire Council are pushing for a Park and Ride Scheme to be funded this year, as a solution to the ever-growing problems of commuter parking in the town.

At the Council’s budget meeting on Thursday 13 February, the Liberal Democrats will propose an alternative budget which will use Council reserves to fund the £4.5 million scheme on the south side of Beverley.

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A Christmas Message From Your St Mary’s Ward Councillors

A Christmas Message From Your St Mary’s Ward Councillors
December 25, 2019

We wanted to thank the people of Beverley and Molescroft for giving us the opportunity to serve them since our election in May.

It is a huge privilege for us to represent Molescroft, the historic heart of Beverley and the Model Farm and Swinemoor areas as your ward councillors on the East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

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