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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Entertaining Beavers Leave It Late To Win Again

Entertaining Beavers Leave It Late To Win Again
April 10, 2017

Beverley RUFC travelled to Leeds on Saturday and were able to record their 11 th victory in their last 13 matches, this despite the disruption of arriving half an hour late due to the team coach breaking down on the journey.

This meant that the pre match warm up needed to be curtailed but nevertheless they started brightly and after 8 minutes Jack Garvin raced in for an excellent try on the right wing which Phil Duboulay converted to give them a 7 point lead.

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Monks Walk To Celebrate First Anniversary With Night Of Music

Monks Walk To Celebrate First Anniversary With Night Of Music
April 8, 2017

Monks Walk will be celebrating the first anniversary of its reopening with a special “pay as you feel’ concert provided by Leeds-based singer/songwriter Tony Lambert.

Tony, who has recently played alongside folk legend Rab Noakes, will also be performing at a string of festivals this year including Latitude, Green Man and Wilderness.

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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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Yorkshire: The Best Value County In The Country?

Yorkshire: The Best Value County In The Country?
March 17, 2017

Yorkshire is known for its breath-taking views, wonderfully warming cups of tea and friendly folk, however it’s probably less known as being an excellent place to live for first time buyers and young professionals.

The beauty of Yorkshire isn’t just the greenery or the rich heritage but the beauty really lies in it being an accessible place for many people to start on the property ladder.

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