Safer Sleep Week Roadshow To Take Place In Beverley

Safer Sleep Week Roadshow To Take Place In Beverley
March 9, 2019

Safer Sleep Week is an annual campaign run by the Lullaby Trust to raise awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and the safer sleep advice that reduces the risk of it occurring.  Sadly, around five babies a week in the UK die from SIDS.

This year, the focus of Safer Sleep Week is on co-sleeping.  It is estimated that by the age of three months half of all babies born in England and Wales will have slept in an adult bed with one or both parents, whether intended or not. 

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‘Ding, Ding, Seconds Out’ As Delicate Flowers Heads to Cherry Burton

‘Ding, Ding, Seconds Out’ As Delicate Flowers Heads to Cherry Burton
February 11, 2019

If you liked Beryl, you’ll love Delicate Flowers, the fast-moving Hull boxing play that punches above its weight and is now heading to Withernsea.

Written by Hull-based playwright Mark Rees and produced by his Single Story Theatre Company, Delicate Flowers tells the story of Barbara Buttrick, the young boxer and wrestler from Hessle, East Yorkshire, who fought adversity in her personal life in the 1940s and ‘50s to fight opponents in the ring.

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Tennis Sessions Served Up In Withernsea

Tennis Sessions Served Up In Withernsea
January 14, 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire Council has received National Lottery funding of £8,943 which will be used to deliver the ‘Serves Tennis’ programme in Withernsea.

Part of the Active Communities Everywhere project, the programme aims to encourage young people in deprived areas to have access to fun and engaging tennis sessions. It is especially aimed at those children who would not otherwise have access to such activities.

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Games Groups – New In East Riding Libraries Including Beverley

Games Groups - New In East Riding Libraries
September 25, 2018

East Riding Libraries now offer Games Groups – a chance to enjoy a wide range of games and meet new people.

Eleven libraries across the area have been provided with a Scrabble set and a games compendium with equipment and instructions for 30 games, including chess, draughts, ludo, snakes and ladders, Yahtzee, a pack of cards, dice and dice cup, dominoes, and Halma.

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East Riding Youth Dance Is Back Giving Young People A Fantastic Opportunity

East Riding Youth Dance Is Back Giving Young People A Fantastic Opportunity
September 11, 2018

East Riding Youth Dance is looking for young people to sign up for their exciting community dance programme alongside recruitment for the East Riding Youth Dance County Company.

Community dance is a fantastic opportunity for young people, Year 5 and upwards, to work closely with professional dance artists in a fun, energetic and inspirational environment over a twelve week period.

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Grab Your Tickets For Night Of Music At Retail Park

Grab Your Tickets For Night Of Music At Retail Park
September 4, 2018

Tickets available for The Multi-Story Orchestra which will be visiting Beverley’s out of town retail Park, Flemingate.

Conducted by Christopher Stark the  Orchestra will be visiting the Flemingate Shopping Centre on Saturday, 8 September from 5PM with a programme they say will delight the family. 

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Multi-Story Orchestra To Perform At Flemingate Shopping Centre

Multi-Story Orchestra To Perform At Flemingate Shopping Centre
July 19, 2018

The Multi-Story Orchestra, conducted by Christopher Stark, will be visiting Flemingate Shopping Centre, Beverley, on Saturday, 8 September at 5pm with a programme to delight the family.

They started in 2011, presenting extraordinary performances in unexpected settings. From car parks to schools and festivals, they create amazing live classical music experiences performed by incredible musicians.

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Afternoon Tea Raises £2,000 To Help Fund New Lifeboat

Afternoon Tea Raises £2,000 To Help Fund New Lifeboat
July 16, 2018

A special afternoon tea held in memory of the late Mary Beal, a local business lady, raised £2000 towards the Mary Beal Withernsea lifeboat appeal.

The Beal family have donated half of the money required to purchase a new lifeboat for Withernsea with the remainder to be raised by charity.

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New Recruit Strengthens Services To Lively Commercial Property Sector

New Recruit Strengthens Services To Lively Commercial Property Sector
July 5, 2018

Caitlin Macnamara has clear sights on the future after joining Hull and East Yorkshire law firm Williamsons as a commercial property solicitor at their Beverley office.

Caitlin, who is the daughter of a solicitor, said it was the perfect place to develop her career after working with another regional practice as a trainee and recently qualifying from the University of Law.

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Classically Yours Programme Receives More Funding

Classically Yours Programme Receives More Funding
July 3, 2018

East Riding of Yorkshire Council, in partnership with Orchestras Live, are celebrating the news that their RPS award winning programme, Classically Yours, has received a grant of £95,434 from Arts Council England to allow it to continue until March 2020.

This means that the pioneering work to bring classical music to venues and communities which would not normally be able to enjoy and benefit from it can continue in various locations across the East Riding.

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Health Partners Explain How The New Urgent Treatment Services

Health Partners Explain How The New Urgent Treatment Services
June 16, 2018

Jane Hawkard, Chief Officer at East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), along with representatives from City Health Care Partnership CIC and Yorkshire Ambulance Service (which runs NHS 111) has met with Graham Stuart MP and Withernsea Councillors to discuss in detail how the new urgent treatment services work across the East Riding area.

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