Community Open Evening Hosted By Tesco Proves Successful

Community Open Evening Hosted By Tesco Proves Successful
Jan 2, 2019

A Community Open Evening held by Tesco in Beverley was a success with a number of local groups attending. Held in December the event was a chance for local groups to learn more. While there they found out about the grants available and projects funded by the company. Tesco has been funding community projects in the town through their Bags of Help Incentive. The Incentive raises money through the ‘carrier…

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Go Kids Go! Award £2000 After Winning Bags of Help Incentive

Go Kids Go! Award £2000 After Winning Bags of Help Incentive
Aug 13, 2018

Local charity Go Kids Go! Are celebrating after they scooped £2,000 in Tesco incentive ‘Bags of Help’ money that will be used to help fund their Wheelchair Skills Workshops.

Roy Wild, the charity’s Training Manager was delighted that customers at the Tesco Store in Beverley have voted for the charity to win.

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Defibrillators for Beverley Project Award £2000 By Tesco

Defibrillators for Beverley Project Award £2000 By Tesco
Jul 24, 2018

AEDdonate are the latest group to win £2,000 in the Tesco March/April Bags of Help customer vote. Shoppers at the Morton Lane store voted for the project called ‘Defibrillators for Beverley’ .

The defibrillator is to be sited at the Game Bird Public House on Holme Church Lane, Beverley and Tesco recently visited the pub to make the cheque presentation.

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Beverley Braves Chairman ‘Overjoyed’ With Tesco Prize Money

Beverley Braves Chairman 'Overjoyed' With Tesco Prize Money
May 4, 2018

Beverley Braves Rugby Club Chairman Beil Gay says the club are ‘overjoyed’ after they were awarded £2000 thanks to the Tesco Bags of Help scheme.

David Ryley, the Tesco Community Champion in Beverley and Team Manager Sian Spall visited the club to present them with their prize money which they won due to number of votes received by customers.

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OUT & ABOUT : Suey’s Charity Night For Cancer Research

OUT & ABOUT : Suey’s Charity Night For Cancer Research
Feb 5, 2018

Suey Smith said she was overwhelmed after a fund raising night she organised in aid of Cancer Research raised thousands of pounds.

Held at the Potting Shed in Beverley, the event raised money through ticket sales a prize draw which was supported by local businesses and sports clubs in the area.

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MP Gives His Strong Backing To Tesco Bags of Help Scheme

MP Gives His Strong Backing To Tesco Bags of Help Scheme
Jan 18, 2018

Beverley and Holderness MP, Graham Stuart, has given his strong backing to Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme and has urged residents to nominate local projects that can benefit from their plastic bag charges fund.

On Tuesday 23 January Beverley Tesco is hosting a ‘Meet the Funder Day’, where sports clubs, community groups and schools will have the chance to meet charity representatives from Groundwork – who are administering the Bags of Help scheme in partnership with Tesco.

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East Riding Of Yorkshire Council Axe DofE Awards Due To Budget Cuts

East Riding Of Yorkshire Council Axe DofE Awards Due To Budget Cuts
Nov 30, 2017

East Riding Of Yorkshire Council have axed The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and shifted the responsibility to local school’s to deliver the incentive.

With schools in the region among some of the most underfunded in the UK, fears are growing that young people in the East Riding could miss out on the opportunities the DofE gives young people.

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Vital First Aid Training Delivered To East Riding Villagers

Vital First Aid Training Delivered To East Riding Villagers
Oct 2, 2017

Residents of Cherry Burton were given the opportunity to learn essential life-saving skills when the British Heart Foundation’s Heartstart CPR training course was delivered at the village’s sports pavilion recently.

The training follows the installation of two Automated External Defibrillator (AED) at separate locations in the village.

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Tackling Childhood Obesity Which Continues To Rise In UK

Tackling Childhood Obesity Which Continues To Rise In UK
Sep 20, 2017

Steps being taken to help children and young people in the East Riding lead healthier lives by cutting their sugar intake and upping their exercise are to be discussed by health professionals and councillors this week.

The latest statistics, taken from the most recent National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) data, 23.2% of children in reception and 33.2% of children in Year 6 of primary school were classed as either overweight or obese.

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