More Greener Buses Announced By Bus Company East Yorkshire

More Greener Buses To Announced By Bus Company East Yorkshire
June 20, 2019

East Yorkshire, the Hull-based bus company has announced a £6m investment in new buses to help transform bus travel in Hull and Scarborough.

The order will put 8 brand new single deck buses and 19 double deck buses on the streets of East Yorkshire. All of the new vehicles meet the highest Euro 6 environmental standards and helping keep our air clean and free from pollution.

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Exemplary First TT Expedition For East Yorkshire Based Ashcourt Racing

June 13, 2019

The East Yorkshire based Ashcourt Racing squad enjoyed a quite momentous, tumultuous first TT campaign, which saw Lee Johnston finally join the TT winners circle.

Consistently near the sharp end of the Supersport timesheets during practice week, Johnston following a solid top 15 placing in the RST Superbike race, produced a quite brilliant display aboard the Ashcourt Yamaha to take the spoils in the opening Monster Energy Supersport encounter.

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Partnership Will Make Bus Travel In Yorkshire Easier And Cheaper

Partnership Will Make Bus Travel In Yorkshire Easier And Cheaper
May 7, 2019

Two of Yorkshire’s biggest bus operators are today announcing a new partnership to offer smooth and easy travel from East Yorkshire to Leeds and York and on York City Sightseeing services.

Local bus company East Yorkshire is teaming up with Transdev-owned Coastliner to make it easier for customers to use the bus directly from their nearest stop to travel to some of Yorkshire’s biggest cities, with great value tickets which can be used for through travel across both companies.

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Tour De Yorkshire 2019 – Details Of Rolling Road Closures

Tour De Yorkshire 2019 - Details Of Rolling Road Closures
April 24, 2019

The 2019 Tour de Yorkshire is just around the corner and residents will have two opportunities to see some of the world’s top cyclists pass through the East Riding.

On Thursday, 2 May, stage one of the men’s race will start in Doncaster and cyclists, including the four-time Tour de France and double Olympic bronze medallist Chris Froome, will make their way through the East Riding to the finish line in Selby.

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8 Remarkable Sports People From Beverley

8 Remarkable Sports People From Beverley
March 27, 2019

While Beverley is only a small town in the East Riding of Yorkshire, it has had many notable people grow up and go on to do great things.

One of the things that the people of Beverley are very proud of is the large number of sports people who have come from Beverley and managed to perform well on the world stage.

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Beverley High School Reach National Finals Of CyberFirst Girls

Beverley High School Reach National Finals Of CyberFirst Girls
February 21, 2019

Four Beverley High School students have reached the national final of the GCHQ’s CyberFirst Girls to be held in Edinburgh.

CyberFirst is a programme of opportunities and supports helping young people explore their passion for computers and technology.  Also, it helps young women to the fascinating and critical world of cyber security.

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Additional Funding For Local Health Care Welcomed by MP

Additional Funding For Local Health Care Welcomed by MP
December 12, 2018

News that local health services are to receive additional funding has been welcomed by MP Graham Stuart.

Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership have secured £88.5 million of additional funding. This cash will be used to help improve emergency care and diagnostic testing in the area.

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Author From Beverley Celebrates 25 Years With Book Launch

Award Winning Beverley Author Celebrates 25 Years With Book Launch
November 8, 2018

Beverley based author Val Wood celebrates 25 years as a published author with a special launch party at Waterstones in Hull on 29 November and a special book signing in her hometown on 1 December.

This is a momentous year for the author as it marks 25 years since the release of her first award-winning title, The Hungry Tide. 

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Original Musical Inspired By Hull 60s Girl Band Goes On Tour!

Original Musical Inspired By Hull 60s Girl Band Goes On Tour!
September 30, 2018

It’s Different For Girls, a brand new musical by local all-female theatre company She Productions, is inspired by Hull’s own pioneering 1960s girl band, Mandy & the Girlfriends.

Their unique all-girl line-up attracted the crowds both in their home town, London, and eventually took them to perform to the US troops in Germany.

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Resilient Beverley Beavers Brave The Elements

Resilient Beverley Beavers Brave The Elements
September 25, 2018

Beverley Beavers u10 squad started the new season with games against Scarborough and Bridlington away at the Scarborough ground.

On arrival the weather delivered the ultimate test for both players and parents as the chilly wind and rain blew across the pitch.

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Advantage Coast Programme Supporting Local Growth In The East Riding

Advantage Coast Programme Supporting Local Growth In The East Riding
September 25, 2018

A number of local projects that support innovation, businesses, skills and employment are enjoying a share of European funding

The Advantage Coast Community-Led Local Development (CLLD) Programme is a £6.9 million investment from the European Social Fund and the European Regional Development Fund and is managed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council in partnership with Scarborough Borough Council, and aims to support less affluent communities within Scarborough, Bridlington and Filey.

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Partnership Welcomes Flamborough And Filey Coast Special Protection Area Designation

Partnership Welcomes Flamborough And Filey Coast Special Protection Area Designation
August 3, 2018

Seabirds breeding along the Yorkshire coast will be afforded additional protection, following the expected designation of a new Marine Protected Area (MPA) around Flamborough and Filey.

The Flamborough and Filey Coast Special Protection Area (SPA) will build on existing designations along this internationally-important stretch of coastline to ensure further protection for the UK’s largest mainland seabird colony, both on the cliffs and within inshore waters.

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