Thomas The Baker Reaches Milestone In Charity Fundraising

Thomas The Baker Reaches Milestone In Charity Fundraising
January 8, 2020

A Yorkshire baker has handed over a cheque for £11,000 to Kidney Research UK following a year of fundraising – marking the firm reaching a milestone £100,000 total donation to charity over the last 10 years.

With help from their customers and team Thomas the Baker, which has 30 stores across Yorkshire and the North East, has set about raising money for its ‘charity of the year’ for the last decade.

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Beverley Blues Weekend Returns To Town For Ninth Year

Beverley Blues Weekend Returns To Town For Ninth Year
October 14, 2019

Beverley Blues Weekend will return later this month for what will be the ninth year. Featuring some of the best blues talents from East Yorkshire acts will be appearing at two local venues.

Both the Sun Inn and also the Monks Walk will embrace the festival that runs from the 25 to the 27 October.

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Hundreds Attend The East Riding of Yorkshire Scale Model Show

Hundreds Attend The East Riding of Yorkshire Scale Model Show
September 4, 2017

The East Riding of Yorkshire Model Show attracted hundreds of visitors who got to see firsthand some of the finest models from throughout the North of England.

Held at the Driffield Show Ground, the event was hosted by local group Bridlington & Wolds Scale Model Club who also raised money for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance on the day.

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New Format For Popular Football Competition The Tanton Cup

New Format For Popular Football Competition The Tanton Cup
April 17, 2017

The Hornsea & District Hospital War Memorial Challenge Cup, more popularly known as the Tanton Cup, after P.C. Tanton Esq who donated the trophy, is one of the oldest football cup competitions in the East Riding, and this will be its 94th anniversary year.

It is competed for by local football clubs from North Holderness and still remains a popular competition among local players and spectators. Hornsea Town are the current cup holders.

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Beverley Young Farmers Inaugural Tractor Run Is Huge Success

Beverley Young Farmers Inaugural Tractor Run Is Huge Success
April 11, 2017

Beverley Young Farmers in the area held a Tractor Run that saw over 70 machines take part in an event that was used to raise money for two charities.

Jonathan Dearing, Vice-Chairman of the Beverley Young Farmers came up with the idea saying following its success they will most certainly be doing it again.

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Textile Amnesty In Aid Yorkshire Air Ambulance To Be Held in Beverley

Textile Amnesty In Aid Yorkshire Air Ambulance To Be Held in Beverley
March 8, 2017

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is teaming up with the Yorkshire Air Ambulance to hold a series of textile amnesties across the East Riding.

Residents in Beverley are being encouraged to take any unwanted clothing, shoes and textiles – including sheets, blankets, towels and quilt covers – to amnesty at Tesco store in Beverley on Wednesday 5 April from 4.30pm to 7.30pm.

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