Magazine Issue 61

September 19, 2011 Magazine issue 61 will be available from Molescroft News, Woodhall Way. This weeks edition features pictures and articles relating to the following  sporting events and items that have appeared on the web site; Passage to India: Robyn McBrooks Heather Watsons leaving Party @ The Beaver Hair by El Turco: Sophie Rose Hannah Hunter Eyes Up Miss Community The Ragamuffins @ The Dock & Duck Inn Hunters Hall Gets…


The Ragamuffins @ The Dog & Duck Inn

September 17, 2011

The Beverley Ragamuffins performed to a packed out Dog & Duck Inn on Friday night. The Ragamuffins will be performing again on Friday the 23rd September at the Queens Head, Wednesday Market. The performance begins at 8pm.


Appeal For Help: Mystery Vandals Trash Garden

August 5, 2011

Any information leading to the apprehension of  the gang of vandals that trashed my front garden will be rewarded with 2 front row seats at the next Ragamuffins Concert. The pictures gives the clearest indication as to the identity of the culprits in general terms. Unfortunately Humberside Police were not too interested in doing a DNA analysis on the samples left behind by the gang. Maybe they the Police have…

Read More >> Magazine Issue 48

June 20, 2011 Magazine issue 48, featuring pictures from the following events around Beverley, the cover features local florist Rachel Frank, inside you will find: * Ellie Neves: I Did Not Steal a Wide Screen TV * Snobs Fish Spa * Beverley Races Lucky in Love * Crystal Tiaras & More Hats & Facinators * Ship Yard Workers Reunion * Out & About: The Bar Fusion * Out & About: The Queens…


The Beverley Ragamuffins Return

May 24, 2011

Local singer-songwriters, the Ragamuffins, will be performing songs from their forthcoming third album on Saturday 28th May 2011 at Beverley’s Conservative Club.  The set of new songs tell the stories of local characters that linger long in the memories of many Beverley people. Lead Vocalist and lifelong Beverlonian, Jerry O’Connell, explained what the concept of the album was all about: “Beverley’s had its right share of characters, rogues and eccentrics…


Ragamuffins Play Live @ The Tiger Inn

December 11, 2010

The Ragamuffins were joined by other Beverley based folk singers at the Tiger Inn where they entertained a packed house. The group which welcomed a new member as played through all their old classic songs that tell the tales of Beverley and life in the town. Also performing was soloist Mick Drewry and Tom Buck Too. Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to…


The Ragamuffins Return with Characters and Leg-ends!

November 26, 2010

Beverley’s very own band of merry men, the Ragamuffins, will be back by popular demand at the Tiger Inn on Saturday 4th December, supported by Tim Buck Two. Jerry O’Connell, lead singer with the Ragamuffins, said that since the release of their two albums over the past couple of years, they’ve been inspired to write more songs about their home town of Beverley:  “The first two albums were about famous…


Ragamuffins @ The Queens Head

March 26, 2010

Beverley’s Ragamuffins performed last night at The Queens Head pub, Jerry O’Connell and John Burgess performed tracks from both of their albums, Our Beverley’ and the recently released ‘Beverley Bookends’ to locals. Songs on the albums include ‘What about the Connie Club?’ which features most of the pubs in the town within the lyrics and ‘Wezzo’ that tells the story of growing up and playing on the Beverley Westwood. The…


Tell a Tale or Two About Beverley

March 17, 2010

Local singer-songwriters, the Ragamuffins, will be holding an evening of music and memories at the Queens Head (Wednesday Market Place, Beverley) on Thursday 25th March at 8:00pm (arrive for 7:30pm to get a seat). Last year the songsters produced two albums of home-spun ditties, which described events, places and people from Beverley’s past.  Now the Ragamuffins plan to write a book that puts these tales down and paper and want…


New Ragamuffins Album

December 12, 2009

Beverley’s Ragamuffins have launched their much awaited second album titled ‘Beverley Bookends’. Jerry O’Connell and John Burgess with support from Tim Gaden and Phil Barber have written and recorded ten new songs all about Beverley. Songs featured on the album include, Market Cross, Towers Of Minster and Wezzo a song that reflects on good times spent on the Beverley Westwood when they were young lads. The CD is due to…


Beverley Festival of Christmas 2009

November 26, 2009

As the Beverley Christmas Festival approaches John Bird the festival chairman reflects on how the show has developed over the years in his programme notes. Pictures from Beverley Festival of Christmas 2009 The Christmas Festival which is on the 13th December 2009 starting at 10.00am going through till 4.00pm is all set to be the biggest yet with thousands of people expected. There will be a park and ride system…


The Ragamuffins

October 1, 2009

Beverley musical pair John Burgess and Jerry O’Connell  also know as the Ragamuffins were joined by Tim Gaydon and Phil Barber as they set to work on the much awaited second album. The Ragamuffins who released ‘Our Beverley’ which is a collection of songs about the town are pushing all the stops to get their new album ‘Gallows Lane’ in shops by Christmas. The Ragamuffins John Burges & Jerry O’Connell…


North Bar Events

July 7, 2009

Full details and times with locations of the event s that will take place on Sunday July 12th 2009 to mark the 600th anniversary on Beverley’s historci North Bar. 10.00  – Market opens at Butterdings, Marlet Place, Beverley 10.00  – Start of parade from Beverley MInster 10.30  – Parade scheduled to arrive in Market Place, Beverley 11.15  – Opening Ceremony at North Bar 11.30 am – Living village pens in…