Human Cargo: Songs & Stories of Emigration, Slavery & Transportation

Human Cargo: Songs & Stories of Emigration, Slavery & Transportation
April 19, 2018

Acclaimed storyteller Matthew Crampton (Five Stars, Guardian) unites with American folk music legend Jeff Warner in a new show based on Crampton’s book Human Cargo: Songs & Stories of Emigration, Slavery & Transportation.

Human Cargo gives voice to past exiles – emigrants, slaves, transportees – to shed fresh light on today’s migrations. Through the accompanying Parallel Lives project, it includes – wherever it performs – local stories of migration and partnership with local refugee and migrant support groups.

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Step Gently Into Sunday With Light Classical Music And The Best Of Jazz

Step Gently Into Sunday With Light Classical Music And The Best Of Jazz
February 9, 2018

The Stage4Beverley festival taking place at the East Riding Theatre in Beverley certainly knows how to swing the moods over its five days of music.

On its final day it will be gently easing its audience into the day with a concert of Light Classical Music before winding up the tempo with one of Jazz’s finest female singers, Claire Martin and finishing the weekend off with a blast of gypsy folk’n’roll with Holy Moly and the Crackers.

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Posties Are For Life Not Just Christmas

Posties Are For Life Not Just Christmas
November 13, 2017

Beverley Labour’s George McManus says support for postal workers is growing that could see workers walk out on strike at the busiest time of year.

According to Mr. McManus, postal workers are concerned that rural areas could be left isolated if the service is ‘eroded’ any further.

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ArtWaves Festival : The Jungle Comes To Bridlington Spa

ArtWaves Festival : The Jungle Comes To Bridlington Spa
April 21, 2017

ArtWaves Festival is excited to release this year’s urban twist to the event on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 May 2017 Bridlington Spa.

Many will know that in the late 1980s, as graffiti started to evolve from its underground roots, Bridlington played host to the National Graffiti Championships inviting world renowned artists to showcase their talents; helping make the street art scene what it is today.

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Beverley Folk Festival : Time For A Laugh

Beverley Folk Festival : Time For A Laugh
May 23, 2013

It’s not that Beverley Festival shouldn’t be taken seriously, but there again we should all learn to let our hair down at some stage – so this year the festival has made sure it has only the best for its Comedy Nights in June.

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