Bleach Yard Stables

August 3, 2009

Explore the ancient pastures of the Beverley Westwood on horseback;  Bleach Yard Stables were established in 1967 and is approved by the Association of British Riding Schools. It is open 7 days a week. They are situated opposite Beverley Police station off New Walk, just fives minutes from Beverley Town Centre. All standards of riders are welcome; beginners may enjoy a formal lesson with one of the friendly staff. Bleach Yard…


Coronation Garden

July 20, 2009

A Brief History of the Coronation Garden, in Beverley, East Yorkshire  A Georgian town house and another small house once stood on the site of the present Coronation Garden; among its owners was Mark Kirkby, the Hull merchant who created the Sledmere Estate. He lived there until 1748. By the 1820s, the house belonged to the Constable Family of Wassand, and was occupied by a relative, Peter Acklom Esq. Behind…


Beverley Westwood Cows

July 3, 2009

The cattle which come from around the North of UK are almost part of the town it self and keep a long standing tradition of having grazing animals on the pastures of the Beverley Westwood. Just a few weeks ago however there were complaints from the Pasture Masters that some dog walkers were using the drinking troughs to wash their dogs. Pasture masters’ vice- chairman Allan English said: “A friend…


The Westwood Restaurant

June 27, 2009

Located in a Grade II listed building the Westwood Restaurant offers 70 seats indoors and a terrace that seats upto 20 people. There is also an upstairs provate dining and function area for upto 24 people. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 12 noon to 3.00pm then for dinner 5.30pm to 10.00pm. Sunday lunch is served all day from 11.00am to 4.00pm. The Westwood Restaurant Bar and Grill – New Walk,…


The Woolpack Inn

June 26, 2009

The Woolpack Inn is a real ale pub, based very close to the Beverley Westwood, dog walkers will be pleased to know the pub is dog friendly. The Woolpack Inn also has a weekly quiz each and every Thursday and offers home cooked Sunday lunches. The Woolpack Inn – 7 Westwood Road, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 8EN – 01482 867095 The Woolpack Inn – 7 Westwood Road, Beverley, East Yorkshire,…


Burton Bushes

June 21, 2009

Burton Bushes consists of approximately 26 acres of natural woodland on the western boundary of the pasture. The woodland is a remnant of the primeval forests that once covered the pasture area, and is an indication of what the Westwood looked like in early times before grazing animals and tree felling altered the landscape. This area is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and been fenced-off from cattle, to allow it to regenerate…


Beverley Westwood

June 17, 2009

The Beverley Westwood is an open space on the edge of Beverley; it makes an ideal place for families to enjoy many activities including dog walking, ball games and eating outside on the lush green pastures. Cattle and sheep roam freely grazing on the pastures throughout the summer months.


NHS Drop In Events

June 2, 2009

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire invites you to come along and find out more about our plans to develop a new community hospital for the East Riding on Swinemoor Lane, Beverley. The hospital will offer modern facilities for local people in a welcoming, open, landscaped setting that is sympathetic to the local rural environment of the nearby Swine Moor. The new hospital will be a flagship development for the East…


Community Hospital in Beverley

January 20, 2009

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire is delighted to announce that it has today secured an ‘option to purchase’ a 10.2 acre site at Swinemoor Lane, Beverley for the location of the new Community Hospital serving Beverley and surrounding area. The site is owned at present by Beverley Consolidated Charity. The new £17 million hospital will provide an exceptional range of inpatient, outpatient and diagnostic services in a 21st century environment…