It’s Pro Time At Hull City Hall For Local Boxer Louis Hubbard

December 2, 2011

Louis ‘The Hurricane’ Hubbard will make the transition from an amateur fighter to a professional boxer in December. Hubbard, a Light Heavy Weight is one of seven fights on the card which includes a 10 round title fight for the Friday Night Fight Night in association with Coral Bet, 3535 Taxis and the Lizard Lounge at Hull’s City Hall on the 9th of December. Fighting out of the St Pauls…


National Festival Award For East Riding Musicians

July 12, 2011

On Wednesday 6th July the eight members of the East Riding Senior Percussion Ensemble and their director Chris Sykes, travelled to Birmingham to participate in the National Festival of Music for Youth. The group performed two works in the Recital Hall of Birmingham Conservatoire and were highly praised for their “exciting and full- blooded performance”. The adjudicators acknowledged that the group played with “a great sense of style, good individual…


Beverley’s Adam Davies Earns Hull Debut

July 6, 2011

The City Hall in Hull will be the venue for the debut concerto performance by talented Beverley pianist Adam Davies on Saturday, 16th July. Adam will be performing the first movement of Grieg’s Piano Concerto accompanied by the award winning East Riding Youth Orchestra. This concerto is probably the most famous in the repertoire (and certainly the most familiar thanks to the memorable Morecambe and Wise Christmas Show sketch with…


Legion Celebrate 90th Anniversary

May 16, 2011

Members of the Royal British Legion celebrated their 90th anniversary by parading through Beverley today. They were joined by local dignatories, councillors and members of the public on a parade from North Bar Within, through into Saturday Market where the Lord-Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire, the Hon. Mrs Susan Cunliffe–Lister and Col. Paul Ash, Commandant of DST Leconfield, took the salute at Market Cross. From there they proceeded…


The Royal British Legion Parade to be Held in Beverley

May 4, 2011

The Royal British Legion, on the 15th May 2011 will have been in existence for 90 years. The East Riding of Yorkshire County will be celebrating this occasion, on that day, with a parade through Beverley Town, followed by a service of thanksgiving and rededication at Beverley Minster. The Parade will set off at 1.30pm from the North Bar Within.  It will be led by the band of the 150…