Barratt Developments Yorkshire East, which includes the Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes brands, is celebrating retaining its five-star rating for the eleventh consecutive year by shining a light on five outstanding members of the community across East Yorkshire.
From now until 19 July, young East Riding residents are being urged to keep calm and carry on reading, with the Big Spring Read-In.
The aim is to encourage children to read every week and submit online reviews. They will then receive certificates after they have submitted five, ten and 15 reviews.
Tesco in Beverley has been handing out the cash to both Beverley High School and the Leven Festival.
Beverley High School was awarded £4,000 while the Leven Festival picked up a £1,000 donation. Money donated was raised through the companies ‘Bags of Help’ scheme.
Goodnight Mister Tom will be coming to the East Riding Theatre this Christmas.
David Wood’s adaptation of Michelle Margorian’s moving wartime classic tells the story of a young boy who is evacuated during the war.
Delivery drivers in the area are being warned to stay vigilant following a number robberies committed against them.
Issued by Humberside Police, they say that in this month there have been eleven offences reported to them.
Children in Leven will soon have a brand new state-of-the-art play area, after over £80,000 refurbishment programme.
Work has just been completed at Leven Play Park which will be opened on the 15th September. The improvements to the site include a brand new toddler play area, swings and two climbing orbits with slides poles for both young older kids, plus new seating area for parents and much more.
Work will begin next week on a £150,000 scheme to improve the road safety of a busy junction at Routh, near Beverley.
Meaux Lane junction on the A1035 between Leven and Beverley has been the location of a number of road accidents, including four collisions in the past three years in which people have suffered injuries.
North Yorkshire trainer Paul Midgley will saddle three runners in his quest to win the William Hill Beverley Bullet for the first time.
Midgley will once again rely upon Line Of Reason, who finished runner-up in the Listed sprint in 2015 and will be competing in the Bullet on Saturday for a fifth time.
Leven Services, the Gulf-branded forecourt on Leven Road, Beverley has been shortlisted for this year’s Forecourt Trader of the Year Awards, taking place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Thursday 13th September.
The most prestigious and respected awards in the UK’s petrol retailing calendar will again seek out the brightest and best in the industry following a rigorous judging process that considers appearance, facilities, cleanliness, staff interaction, friendliness and the presentation and merchandising of the convenience store.
It was a busy weekend for round six of the British Superbike Championship held on the famous Brands Hatch GP circuit for Beverley racers, Jordan Rushby (Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship-SSK1000) James Westmoreland (Dickies British Supersport Championship), and Sam Christie (Rider) and Adam Christie (Passenger) (Hyundai British Sidecar Championship).
Last weekend saw the first round of the MaX5 Championship being contested around the 1.5 mile Pembrey circuit in Wales.
The championship is split into three classes of Mazda MX5’s, A (Mk3), B (Mk1) and C (Mk4).
Residents in Leven have come together as they look to deliver a project that will see them update what an aging and outdated park.
Gemma Ward who is helping deliver the project says support for their efforts has been fantastic and with people donating, time, money and prizes for fund raising events.
Beverley-based social media marketing consultants Social Bods have partnered with Flemingate’s Riva Lounge to provide a free social media clinic for East Yorkshire businesses, charities, and other organisations.
Businesses and organisations of all sizes are invited to drop in to Riva Lounge from 9:45am on Friday 17 November to get help solving their social media issues and get answers to their questions about using social media for business.
James Westmoreland from Beverley competed in round three of the British Superbike Championship (BSB) on board the Gearlink Kawasaki ZX-10R around the Oulton Park International Circuit in Cheshire.
He will start from twentieth on the grid setting a time of 1min 36.4secs. As the lights went green for the first of the weekends two races ‘Westy’ had an average start and dropped two places off the start line.
International music icon and ten-time GRAMMY® Award winner, Chaka Khan returns to the UK for a massive nationwide three-city tour this summer; presented by GeeStar.
An incredible opportunity to see this legend take to the stage at Bridlington Spa, tickets are on presale from the Bridlington Spa box office from Wednesday 5 April.
It seems as though extreme rainfall is characterising our weather more and more these days.
Maybe that’s a misconception, but the fact remains that flood damage is a major problem for all too many people, and here in the Archives at the Treasure House in Beverley.
Open Art 2016 opens at Beverley Art Gallery on Saturday 26 November. The annual exhibition invites entries from all artists, amateur or professional, living in the East Riding of Yorkshire or Hull.
It will be officially launched by Councillor Caroline Fox, Vice Chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
East Riding Libraries are expressing their delight that over 1300 schoolchildren have signed up to the Summer Reading Challenge Big Friendly Read this year.