Later Life Finance Advisor Recognised Amongst UK’s Best

Later Life Finance Advisor Recognised Amongst UK’s Best
April 7, 2020

A specialist in providing financial advice for older people has been awarded the coveted Later Life Advisor Accreditation.

Charlene Coulbeck, who lives in Beverley and works at the Hessle branch of Informed Financial Planning, is now considered to be amongst the country’s leading experts after gaining the qualification from the Society of Later Life Advisors (SOLLA).

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Family And Friends Come Together To Raise Funds And Awareness

Family And Friends Come Together To Raise Funds And Awareness
March 17, 2020

The family and friends of a popular Market Weighton man with Motor Neurone Disease have pledged to raise £5,000 for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MDNA).

59-year-old former Royal Mail manager and accomplished musician, Dave Foster was diagnosed with the debilitating disease in July 2019. His family and friends initiated the fundraising drive to raise awareness of the condition that affects up to 5,000 adults in the UK at any one time.

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Bellway Says It With Flowers

Bellway Says It With Flowers
February 21, 2020

Bellway sales advisor, Sarah Fletcher said it with flowers on Valentine’s Day – and gave a house viewer from Swanland an unforgettable surprise.

Carmen Nevill, a lecturer in journalism at Leeds Beckett University, visited Bellway’s Swanland Grange development on West Leys Road at the beginning of February

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World’s Biggest 5K Obstacle Course Set To Return To Leeds

World's Biggest 5K Obstacle Course Set To Return To Leeds
January 2, 2020

Dig out the trainers from the back of the wardrobe as the world’s biggest 5K obstacle course is heading back to Leeds for a fifth successive year this spring.

Shed the festive excess and channel those New Year good intentions by tackling the ultimate in fun and fitness – the Gung Ho! giant inflatable obstacle course.

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Why Northern UK Is the Best for Business

Why Northern UK Is the Best for Business
November 8, 2019

When businesses consider setting up shop in the UK, one of the first locations to come to mind is London.

However, a trend of late has seen international and local businesses relocate or bypass the hectic capital for cheaper northern UK cities.

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East Yorkshire Guaranteed Presence On International Road Race Scene

East Yorkshire Guaranteed Presence On International Road Race Scene
February 25, 2019

East Yorkshire is guaranteed a prominent presence at this year’s International Road Races, following the recent confirmation that Lee Johnston will lead the newly formed Ashcourt Racing teams challenge.

Alongside competing on S1000RR BMW’s at TT 2019, the North West 200 and Ulster Grand Prix, six times International road race winner Johnston will also pilot in the Supersport encounters at the International events Yamaha’s proven, hugely successful YZF-R6 steed.

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It’s All About Location In The East Riding Festival Of Words

It's All About Location In The East Riding Festival Of Words
September 28, 2018

The East Riding Festival of Words will focus on Location, Location, Location on Sunday, 21 October, with a series of events at Beverley Art Gallery.

The day will be a chance to explore the allure of houses in literature – where would our favourite novels be without those idyllic cottages overlooking the sea?

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BEVERLEY RACES : Elnadim Out To Star In Beverley Bullet

BEVERLEY RACES : Elnadim Out To Star In Beverley Bullet
August 30, 2018

Elnadim Star is likely to attempt to put the seal on a fine season when she lines up in the £60,000 William Hill Beverley Bullet on Saturday.

Trained in Hambleton by Kevin Ryan, the consistent three-year-old filly has worn the Jaber Abdullah silks with distinction in her short career to date.

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2018 House Market Predictions For The HU17 Area

2018 House Market Predictions For The HU17 Area
January 19, 2018

The housing market for the Beverley area is set for another tough year as economic uncertainties continue to limit any price rises. Despite many government-led initiatives such as the removal of stamp duty, it seems that increased living costs and fears over a rise in interest rates will put many people off buying a new home in 2018.

Last year saw both the number of homes sold and their prices decreasing across the whole of the HU17 area. Compared to a relative high point in 2014, the number of home sales in the HU17 region was at its lowest point since 2009. And when coupled with a sudden drop in prices compared to 2016, it seems that the market is set for a tough year.

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BRIDLINGTON : Naga Munchetty To Host The Business Day

BRIDLINGTON : Naga Munchetty To Host The Business Day
December 7, 2017

Naga Munchetty, journalist and broadcaster will host The Business Day at Bridlington Spa on Friday 8 June 2018, placing business networking at the heart of a day of discovery and insight.

Naga is known for being one of the main presenters on breakfast television. She will be joined on the day by headline speaker Joanna Lumley and also Geoffrey Boycott, as previously announced.

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Leeds’ New Smokin’ Bar & Kitchen VIP Launch Party

Leeds’ New Smokin’ Bar & Kitchen VIP Launch Party
December 1, 2017

An exclusive VIP launch party for the American-style barbecue restaurant on Park Row attracted the glitterati of Leeds.

Leeds Rhinos stars Ashton Golding and Richie Myler, soap stars and model Sam Reece were greeted by fire performers as they arrived at the glamorous new venue.

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Drone Footage Of Beverley Minster Wins International Film Award

Drone Footage Of Beverley Minster Wins International Film Award
November 15, 2017

A drone film made by the Aerial Picture Company about Beverley Minster has won an international award at the Washington DC Drone Film Festival 2017.

The film, ‘Beverley Minster Fly Through’ provides a completely unique perspective of Beverley’s most well known land mark scooped the award in the  Architecture Category.

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Trust Collapse Sparks Calls For Council To Take Over Impacted School

Trust Collapse Sparks Calls Council To Take Over Impacted School
September 11, 2017

The collapse of the Wakefield City Academies Trust which has left Goole High School in turmoil has led to campaigners calling for the return of failed schools to local authority control.

When Goole High School became an Academy in 2011 it was rated as Excellent. After 6 years under the control of the Academy Trust it’s now mired in failure.

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Back To Ours Returns – Over Ten Acts In Eight Venues Over Six Days

Back To Ours Returns - Over Ten Acts In Eight Venues Over Six Days
April 24, 2017

Award-winning aerial acrobatics, stand-up comedy, poetry, interactive theatre, live music and sing along films are coming to the heart of Hull’s neighbourhoods for the second in a series of ground-breaking festivals.

Hull UK City of Culture 2017 has today announced the line-up of the hotly anticipated May half term Back To Ours (30 May to 4 June) ahead of the tickets going on sale next Thursday (27 April).

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