As the world celebrates the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE Day) this bank holiday weekend, Barratt Developments Yorkshire East has announced its new Armed Forces Deposit Contribution Scheme to help Armed Forces personnel get on or up the housing ladder.
Local housebuilder, Barratt Developments Yorkshire East, which includes the Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes brands, supported 12 charities in 2019.
In all, they have donated £12,000 to support causes close to the hearts of its team members as part of its ongoing Community Fund scheme.
Five-star housebuilder, Barratt Homes Yorkshire East, continues to honour Hull’s war hero’s this Remembrance Sunday at its aptly named, Poppy Fields development in Cottingham.
To mark Remembrance Sunday, Barratt Homes is supporting the Hull branch of The Royal British Legion with a £1,000 donation to assist the charity in providing lifelong support to serving and ex-serving personnel and their families in the Hull region.
The East Riding County FA and the Royal Air Force Football went head to head at the Roy West Centre in Hull.
The match was the annual fixture of Remembrance which saw the sides compete for The Royal British Legion Cup.
Members of the public joined businesses and veterans as they stopped to pause at 11AM to pay tribute to those who have lost their lives while serving their country.
This year was a real test as the date fell on a Saturday, one of the busiest times in the town centre of Beverley.
The Royal British Legion’s Beverley Poppy Appeal 2016 has so far raised more than £46,000.
Since the annual Appeal launched on 29th October 2016, Beverley’s fundraising team collected in local supermarkets, shops and schools.
Remembrance Sunday in Beverley saw people from all walks of life come together to pay their respects to the men and women who have lost their lives while serving their country.
After learning about the how people have lost their lives in conflict at school, 7 year old Ethan Marchant made a kind-hearted gesture.
Beverley – 11th November 2016 – In the early morning of today, way before the school day at Beverley Grammar School had begun, 64 red balloons were raised above the school
With The Royal British Legion’s 2016 Poppy Appeal well under way run and running until Saturday 12th November, Rod Evans, the Acting Chairman wants people to rethink Remembrance.
Beverley Minster’s Christmas Tree Festival saw well over 4500 people pass through the doors of the iconic landmark during the three-day event.
With over 80 Christmas trees on display, there was plenty of competition to be named the best tree at the event.
The 2015 Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal in Beverley & District was formerly launched on Friday 16th October at St Mary’s Church Hall,
The seventh Beverley Armed Forces Day will take place in the town’s historic Market Place on Sunday 5th July 2015.
Photos from the game featuring the Beverley Braves and the Cottingham Tigers that participated in a special match ahead of the game between the senior side and the army.
A military instructor who suffered brain damage following a motorcycle injury has today completed a 24-hour row to raise funds for The Royal British Legions MediCinema at Headley Court in Surrey.
Donations from people in Beverley and the surrounding villages to the Poppy Appeal have totalled over £39,000, smashing last year’s total.
Beverley today paused and remembered those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country.