Blue & Golds Suffer Worst Defeat Of Season

November 14, 2011

The blue and golds suffered their heaviest defeat thus far this season on their travels last Saturday. There was no shortage of effort but they were outsmarted by their more youthful opponents as their disappointing run of results continue. They went into the game without their talismanic number nine Gavin Proctor who was sorely missed with the side lacking organisation. The writing was on the wall in the 10th minute…

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Hadley Beats Previous Time At The Guy Fawkes 10 Road Race

November 10, 2011

Three athletes from Beverley Athletic Club travelled to Ripley near Harrogate last Sunday to run the Guy Fawkes 10 road race.  This is a very challenging event with several serious climbs. The course was made even tougher this year by a slight change to the route. Steve Hadley chose this race to attempt to return to his former form and finish in less than 90 minutes for the ten-mile distance. …

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Beverley Author Launches New Novel This Thursday

November 9, 2011

Beverley Author Val Wood launches her brand new novel The Harbour Girl at Waterstone’s, Hull on Thursday 10 th November at 5.30pm. The Harbour Girl is the award-winning author’s seventeenth novel. The romantic saga tells the story of sixteen year old Jeannie, a net mender and herring girl atScarboroughHarbour, just like her Scottish mother. Jeannie meets and falls in love with Harry, a fisherman fromHulland becomes pregnant. Childhood friend Ethan…

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Education:Find Your Future With New Prospectuses

November 9, 2011

People who are looking to take their next step in education or who want to strengthen their CV can find their future with two new prospectuses from East Riding College. The full-time and higher education course guides feature more than 100 programmes across the full range of subject areas at levels equivalent to degrees, A-levels and GCSEs. College Principal Derek Branton said: “Even though we are still in 2011, this…

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East Riding Confirmed In London 2012 Olympic Tourch Relay Route

November 7, 2011

The iconic structure of the Humber Bridge will provide a stunning backdrop and host location for residents and visitors to welcome the Olympic Flame as the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay passes through the East Riding en route to the capital next year. Residents and visitors will be able to welcome the torch’s arrival in the East Riding and celebrate the achievements of the torchbearers from 18 June 2012 as…

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James McKay Confident Beavers Can Turn It Around

November 2, 2011

Mowden Park last Saturday, Beverley RUFC face another daunting away trip to Liverpool to take on Waterloo at Blundellsands. Having suffered another heavy defeat at the hands of new league leaders Darlington Although they are rooted at the bottom of the league table at present, the Beavers are not too far adrift and there is some light at the end of the tunnel regarding the return of their key players…

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Special Day For Ethan Dalton In The McCain Yorkshire Coast 10K

November 2, 2011

A large contingent from Beverley Athletic Club travelled to Scarborough last Sunday to take part in the McCain Yorkshire Coast 10k and fun run. With a field of more than 1000 runners in the 10k the competition was strong but there were some notable performances from Beverley athletes and 14 of them finished in the top ten for their age group. The race was designated a handicap race for Beverley…

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Rock N Roll With Jump N Jive

October 28, 2011

Rock N Roll night returns this Friday, 28th October, at Armstrongs Social Club with West Yorkshire band Jump N Jive. The four piece band play drums, guitar and double bass and are very popular with lovers of this music genre and have many supporters who travel to the club to see them perform. Warm up the hour before the band perform with a Jive and Rock N Roll dance lesson…

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Local Lads Reach Top Ten In Pizza Express Music Competition

October 20, 2011

Two local boys have made it down to the top ten of the Pizza Express competition ‘The Big Audition’ with Jamie Cullum. Billy Gill and Fin Henderson, both 15, make up Palms13 a ‘jazzy-pop’ band. The boys applied for the competition and submitted a youtube video of themselves, competing with over 7500 others they made it down to the top 50 and with votes from fans and school friends are…

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Steve Peacock Leads Beverley Home At Bridlington

October 20, 2011

Fourteen athletes from Beverley Athletic Club travelled to Bridlington last Sunday for the annual Brid Half. The challenging undulating course takes runners out into the East Yorkshire countryside via Sewerby, Flamborough and Bempton and returns via Sewerby to a finish on the sea front.  It was a pleasant sunny day and conditions were good for running. Steve Peacock was the first Beverley runner to cross the finishing line.  He completed…

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Two For One Mini Cruise Deals With P&O Ferries

October 18, 2011

Beverley has a lot to offer its residents including historical landmarks, fine-dining a great town centre and the wonderful Westwood but sometimes, as great as the town is, you need to get away and now is a great time to take a break as P&O Ferries’ 2for1 mini cruise offer started this month which means that readers of HU17.net can travel to Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Bruges or further afield on the…

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Pudsey 10K

July 29, 2010

James Pearson and Andy Johnson of Beverley Athletic Club love to compete and take every opportunity to enter local and regional races. Last weekend they travelled to Pudsey to run the annual Pudsey 10k, organised by Pudsey Pacers. Advertised as a scenic, undulating course, the race is rated by runners as one of the most challenging 10ks in the country. Following country lanes and tracks through woods in the first…

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