Award Winning Sky Arts Artist Joins Festival Lineup

Award Winning Sky Arts Artist Joins Festival Lineup
March 7, 2019

In advance of the full programme release in early April, the ArtWaves Festival has today announced a special workshop by award-winning artist Richard Allen, as part of the fifth annual event taking place on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June 2019.

ArtWaves is a vibrant festival of traditional, digital, contemporary and urban art allowing artists from beginners to experts to try something different or master a skill in this year’s exciting programme of workshops, demonstrations, talks, exhibits and more.

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Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition Will Return To Beverley

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition Will Return To Beverley
January 14, 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has announced that the hugely popular Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition – developed and produced by the Natural History Museum – will be back in Beverley in summer, 2019.

Beverley Art Gallery in the Treasure House will host the new exhibition from Saturday, 22 June – Saturday, 14 September, making it an ideal day out for the summer holidays this year.

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ArtWaves Festival Returns With Mores Dates For 2019

ArtWaves Festival Returns With Mores Dates For 2019
November 16, 2018

ArtWaves festival is back, taking over Bridlington Spa and beyond for the fifth year.  The popular ArtWaves Fringe will begin on Monday 17 June. Also, there are some new dates, Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June 2019.

Organisers say that this year is set to exceed all that has come before. They add it will be a vibrant showcase of traditional, digital, contemporary and also urban art.

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National Customer Service Week at East Riding Leisure 2018

National Customer Service Week at East Riding Leisure 2018
September 27, 2018

East Riding Leisure is celebrating National Customer Service Week next week, giving an opportunity for customers to get to know their local leisure centre team better.

Several of the ten leisure centres across the East Riding will be holding customer forums during National Customer Service Week, including managers’ surgeries, and a range of events including opportunities to meet the staff.

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Games Groups – New In East Riding Libraries Including Beverley

Games Groups - New In East Riding Libraries
September 25, 2018

East Riding Libraries now offer Games Groups – a chance to enjoy a wide range of games and meet new people.

Eleven libraries across the area have been provided with a Scrabble set and a games compendium with equipment and instructions for 30 games, including chess, draughts, ludo, snakes and ladders, Yahtzee, a pack of cards, dice and dice cup, dominoes, and Halma.

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Cover The Coast From Sewerby Hall To Flamborough

Cover The Coast From Sewerby Hall To Flamborough
September 24, 2018

The council’s popular Active Coast programme is leading walks which explore the full East Yorkshire Coast in manageable sections, split up into ten walks.

The next ‘Cover the Coast’ walk of 11.5 miles will take place on Friday, 5 October at 10am from Sewerby Hall to Flamborough.

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Heritage Open Days : Beverley Guildhall And Council Chamber

Heritage Open Days : Beverley Guildhall And Council Chamber
September 3, 2018

As part of the programme of Heritage Open Days 2018, Beverley will be opening the doors to some of the town’s most recognisable buildings.

Heritage Open Days, organised by the Beverley and Hull Civic Societies, and the National Trust, open historic buildings that may otherwise be closed to the public, and provide events such as walks and guided tours free of charge.

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Time Running Out To See Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition

Time Running Out To See Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition
August 30, 2018

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition – developed and produced by the Natural History Museum – is coming towards the end of its run at the Treasure House in Beverley.

A free exhibition, it reflects the 53rd year of the competition, which welcomes entries from professional and amateur photographers in three age groups and runs till Saturday, 8 September.

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Let’s Get Ready To Ramble! – The Yorkshire Wolds Walking And Outdoor Festival

Let’s Get Ready To Ramble! - The Yorkshire Wolds Walking And Outdoor Festival
August 25, 2018

The Yorkshire Wolds Walking and Outdoor Festival brings its most diverse and vast calendar of events and activities yet as it celebrates its 8th anniversary.

Taking place between Saturday, 8 and Sunday, 16 September, the festival brings over 100 walks and activities to the East Riding, including Beverley, putting the area’s wonderful landscape and rich heritage on show to all age groups and abilities.

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International Beach Volleyball Festival Hits The East Coast This Saturday

International Beach Volleyball Festival Hits The East Coast This Saturday
August 7, 2018

This weekend will see an international volleyball festival in Bridlington, with fun and excitement for all the family.

Bridlington will be the UK’s sole host for the 2018 CEV (Confederation of European Volleyball) Beach Volleyball Festival, which will run alongside the UK Pro Beach Volleyball Tour (UKBT) Event on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 August at Bridlington South Cliff Beach (below Park & Ride).

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Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition Proves Popular Again In 2018

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition Proves Popular Again In 2018
August 2, 2018

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition – developed and produced by the Natural History Museum – is already proving very popular once again at Beverley Art Gallery.

The exhibition is open until Saturday, 8 September, making it an ideal trip out for the summer holidays. During the exhibition’s run, the Treasure House and the café are also open on Sundays.

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