Artwaves Festival Announces Environmental Strand

Artwaves Festival Announces Environmental Strand
May 13, 2019

Following the release of the full programme, ArtWaves Festival is proud to be highlighting a brand new strand to the festival taking place on Saturday  22 and Sunday 23 June; The Environmental Project.

The festival recognises the need for a greater understanding of plastic pollution and the impact this is having on our seas.

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Gallows Lane Gate Installed In The Interest Of Public Safety

May 2, 2019

Residents need not be concerned over access to Gallows Lane from the Westwood. Access currently has been restricted but is just a temporary measure.

A spokesperson for Peter Ward Homes, the company who is currently developing a housing has confirmed that the gate has been erected in the interest of public safety.

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Residents Can Have Their Say At Annual Town Meeting

Residents Can Have Their Say At Annual Town Meeting
February 27, 2019

Residents living within the boundaries of Beverley will be able to have their say on local issues at the Annual Town meeting.

The meeting will take place Taking place on Tuesday 5 March at East Riding College. It gives the public an opportunity to raise issues that matter to them.

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Ex-College Student Returns As Guest At Beverley Food Festival

Ex-College Student Returns As Guest At Beverley Food Festival
October 5, 2018

East Riding College is welcoming back ex-student Peter Sidwell as he returns to Beverley to open the Beverley Food Festival as its special guest.

Pocklington-born Peter, who studied at the College when it was still Beverley College, is now a TV chef and presenter of the Channel 4 cookery show Lakes on a Plate. He is also well known as the author of the Simply Good Food range of cookbooks and runs a restaurant and cookery school in the Lake District.

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Beverley Food Festival Returns For A 13th Taste-Terrific Year!

Beverley Food Festival Returns For A 13th Taste-Terrific Year!
September 17, 2018

When Beverley Town Council organised the first Food Festival in 2006, little did they know it would go on to be an annual success enjoyed by thousands of residents and visitors alike.

The original idea was to bring a few producers from Beverley’s rural hinterland into the town centre to help celebrate local food, so on a crisp Sunday morning in 2006, thirty-five producers set up their stalls along with a small Food Theatre, in what proved to be a big success for the Town Council – one that has grown stronger year on year.

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Inflata Nation Adds Bounce To Buoyant Flemingate

Inflata Nation Adds Bounce To Buoyant Flemingate
August 28, 2018

The UK’s first double-decker inflatable theme park has opened at Beverley’s Flemingate centre, marking a major milestone in the development of East Yorkshire’s fastest-growing retail and leisure destination.

The opening of Inflata Nation means Flemingate is now 95% let, with footfall continuing to grow strongly.

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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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MP Marks National Apprenticeship Week With Visit To Flourishing Beverley Business

MP Marks National Apprenticeship Week With Visit To Flourishing Beverley Business
March 15, 2018

Local MP, Graham Stuart, says Beverley and Holderness businesses are leading the way by giving young people excellent opportunities through apprenticeships and supported vocational courses.

Graham visited Local Transport Projects (LTP), a Beverley-based highways engineering and design firm, to raise awareness for National Apprenticeship Week 2018 and congratulate the local firm on its recent growth.

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Additional Support Needed For Local Dementia Charity

Additional Support Needed For Local Dementia Charity
November 16, 2017

Dementia Friendly East Riding is a local charity based in the Beverley area and celebrates almost twelve months of supporting people with dementia, their carer`s and families.

It`s success has led to a point where there is a need to recruit additional trustees and volunteers to help carry through the intended programme for 2018.

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