Beverley Groups Bag Thousands Thanks To Tesco Funding

Beverley Groups Bag Thousands Thanks To Tesco Funding
August 10, 2017

Tesco in Beverley has given local community groups a massive cash boost via the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Molescroft Primary School and East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) are the latest groups to bag funding, earning grants of £5,000 and £2,000 respectively, which have been funded from the 5p carrier bag charge.

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Garden Party Completes 150th Anniversary Celebrations

Garden Party Completes 150th Anniversary Celebrations
July 11, 2017

As it’s 150th Anniversary year draws to a close, Beverley Building Society invited members and guests to a garden party and celebrated the burial of a time capsule.

The winner of the Society’s Red Box Challenge, Natasha Sharpe from Year 4 at Molescroft Primary School buried the time capsule with the help of Graham Carter, Head of Lending. Natasha included a letter to her future self, as well as items from the Society, members of the public and a letter from Her Majesty The Queen.

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School Pupils Step Up To Beverley Building Society Red Box Challenge

School Pupils Step Up To Beverley Building Society Red Box Challenge
June 2, 2017

Pupils at Molescroft Primary School in Beverley were invited to take part in the Beverley Building Society Red Box Challenge.

Based on the paperclip challenge, where a Canadian blogger bartered his way from a single paperclip to owning a property in just fourteen trades, the pupils took the Society’s red money boxes home to swap for different items with friends and family.

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Parents Need To Consider Options When Selecting A Primary School

Parents Need To Consider Options When Selecting A Primary School
February 16, 2017

As the Molescroft area continues to expand with all the new housing, the local primary school is having to turn down places for families living in its local catchment area.

Local ward Councillor, Denis Healy, asked County Hall education officials for a report on school place demand at Molescroft primary school, and discovered that 85% of applications made for a place at the school over the last 4 months have been unsuccessful.

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Sustainable Transport Stars Awarded To Local Primary Schools

Sustainable Transport Stars Awarded To Local Primary Schools
December 8, 2016

Schools across the East Riding were represented at a ceremony which celebrated their success in supporting cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable travel.

The schools were presented with certificates and plaques in recognition of their work towards the Modeshift STARS national schools awards scheme.

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Sam Davies Festive Design To Feature On MPs Christmas Card

Sam Davies Festive Design To Feature On MPs Christmas Card
November 21, 2016

A card designed by a pupil from Molescroft Primary School, Sam Davis has been selected by the MP Graham Stuart as to be used on his official Christmas Card for 2016 and be sent out some of the biggest names in UK politics.

Sam whose design featured a snowman in a snowy scene was selected from the hundreds of entries from school children throughout the area as the overall winner by Beverley based artist Nick Matson.

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