Hengate Road Closure

October 7, 2009

Road reconstruction works are scheduled to be carried out  on Sundays starting later this month. The work will start on Sunday , 11th October and will be undertaken on seven consecutive Sundays except  8th November 2009 which is Remembrance Sunday. As well as taking out about eight inches of the original carriageway and replacing damaged ironwork, the council will also be resurfacing approximately half of the junction on New Walkergate/Manor…


Bonfire Night Diversions & Parking

October 5, 2009

The Annual Beverley Lions Bonfire is a very successful and well-attended event,  however  with  this  comes  a  number  of Traffic and Public Safety issues,  which  have been monitored and discussed with The Beverley Police, The Beverley Lions and the Highways Authority. In 2008 a trial was carried whereby the east bound carriageway of Westwood Road and Walkington Road was temporary closed to traffic. This closure proved successful, but safety issues…


Flemingate Residents Views

August 18, 2009

Ref. Development Land North of, Flemingate, Beverley, East Yorkshire. Case No 08/00122 CALLIN – Objecting to Class A3, A4 & A5. Food & Drink & A1. Retail Dear Secretary of State, Beverley is a rural East Yorkshire market town with an adult population of 34,000 it is situated 8 miles North of Hull. It is the seat of the conservative dominated East Riding County Council, and serves the local agricultural…


Keldgate Road Closure

July 30, 2009

KELDGATE ROAD CLOSURE 3-21 AUGUST Yorkshire Water will be carrying out essential work to replace underground water mains at the junction of Keldgate and Lairgate in Beverley.  The work is due to start on Monday, 3 August and is programmed for completion on Friday, 21 August. Due to the position of the underground pipes and to ensure the work is undertaken safely the road will have to be closed for…


North Bar 600 Pictures

July 13, 2009

Pictures from celebrations that took place in Beverley to mark the 600th anniversary of the historic North Bar. Hundreds of people took to the streets to enjoy a day that started at 10am with a parade from Beverley Minster through the town and ending at North Bar.  The day continued with activities and performances  until 5.30.  North Bar’s gates were closed throughout the celebrations to allow  people to safely enjoy plays, re-enactments and music in…


Manor Road Traffic Madness

One of the biggest issues in Beverley has to the overwhelming amount of traffic using the roads. The picture shown here was taken at around lunch time and cars were backed up in all directions right up to the side streets.  During peak times and with two primary schools on the road things get a lot more congested and could be seen as more dangerous very quickly. There is no…

June 18, 2009