Local Businesses Urged To Show Their Support For LGBT Community

Local Businesses Urged To Show Their Support For LGBT Community
July 22, 2020

Following on from the wonderful floral displays brightening up the town, the Mayor of Beverley will continue to lift the spirits of Beverley residents and visitors.

He will do this with colourful, vibrant flags that will be placed throughout the town centre during the month of August. This is being done to celebrate and support PRIDE and the LGBT community.

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Mayor Encourages Residents To Celebrate Beverley Virtual VE 75 Day

Mayor Encourages Residents To Celebrate Beverley Virtual VE 75 Day
May 7, 2020

Beverley Town Council had big plans to commemorate this special 75th anniversary of VE Day along with many other organisations, groups and churches within the town.  Due to the present pandemic of Coronavirus, all these activities had to be cancelled. 

However, this does not stop them from commemorating and celebrating this special occasion in our own homes following the government regulations ‘Stay at Home – Protect the NHS – Save Lives’.  

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Mayormaking Ceremony To Be Conducted Virtually For The First Time

Mayormaking Ceremony To Be Conducted Virtually For First Time
May 1, 2020

The 413th Mayor of Beverley will be chosen later this month using Zoom virtual meeting technology.  Beverley Town Council says the move to do this signals its determination to continue its civic traditions despite the lockdown. 

The ancient office of the Mayor of Beverley dates back to 1573. It is usually passed on each May at the annual Mayormaking ceremony at Beverley’s Guildhall.

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Christmas Events At Markets In Beverley And Pocklington

Christmas Events At Markets In Beverley And Pocklington
December 13, 2019

Special Christmas events will be held at markets in Beverley and Pocklington to entertain shoppers in the run-up to the festive holidays.

Seasonal entertainment and Christmas Eve markets are some of the events planned, organised jointly by the market traders and East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

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Mayor’s New Year’s Charity Dance Tickets Are Selling Fast

New Year’s Charity Dance Tickets Are Selling Fast
December 12, 2019

Mayor of Beverley Duncan Jack says tickets for his New Year’s Charity dance are selling fast. He also adds that anyone wanting to come should book soon to avoid disappointment.

Taking place on New Year’s Eve at the Beverley Memorial, the event will be used to raise money for local charities supported by the mayor.

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Beverley Food Festival Returns For A 14th Taste-Terrific Year

Beverley Town Council Food Festivals Are A Regional Finalist In The Countryside Alliance Awards
September 23, 2019

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 people.

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.

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