Smoke-Free Sideline Policy For All Local Junior Football Games

Smoke-Free Sideline Policy For All Local Junior Football Games
June 10, 2018

The sidelines of all junior football games played in Beverley, Hull and the East Riding will go smoke-free when the new season begins in September.

Partners including Hull & District Youth Football League, East Riding Girls League, Hull City Council, East Riding Council, and East Riding Football Association – which covers Hull – have teamed up to promote healthy lifestyles.

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Sinfonia Viva Bring Classic Classics To Beverley

Sinfonia Viva Bring Classic Classics To Beverley
February 16, 2018

Sinfonia Viva will be back in Beverley on Thursday, 22 March at 7.30pm in Toll Gavel United Church for a concert of Classic Classics.

The evening will include youthful masterpieces by Mozart, Elgar and Schubert, and a symphony by the ever-youthful Haydn. His Symphony No 85 sparkles with his characteristic wit and energy.

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East Riding Youth Dance – Community Dance Programme

East Riding Youth Dance - Community Dance Programme
February 13, 2018

Following the recent Platform event hosted at Bridlington Spa that saw over 100 young dancers take to the stage, East Riding Youth Dance is once again recruiting for young people to join the exciting community dance programme alongside the East Riding Youth Dance County Company.

The youth dance programme is a fantastic opportunity for young people from Year 5 and upwards to engage in 12 weeks of community dance. Participants will work closely with professional dance artists, providing a platform for those with little or no previous background in dance to have a fun, energetic and inspirational experience.

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Two World Class Orchestras Performing Together At Bridlington Spa

Two World Class Orchestras Performing Together At Bridlington Spa
January 16, 2018

There are still some tickets available for a rare opportunity to see two world class orchestras joining forces at Bridlington Spa this month.

Manchester Camerata and Sinfonia Viva will be getting together for a New Year’s concert with a difference – the orchestral extravaganza will be performed at Bridlington Spa on Sunday, 28 January, at 2pm.

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Over 700 Children Tell The World About Hull

Over 700 Children Tell The World About Hull
November 16, 2017

Over 700 young people from every secondary school in the city performed at the Royal Albert Hall as one of only three massed ensembles to be part of the three day Music for Youth Proms.

This prestigious event was a great opportunity to perform the piece ‘Swerving East,’ showcasing the city’s many talented young musicians, singers and dancers and celebrating the city’s year as the UK City of Culture.

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Two Meet The Author Events To Be Held At Beverley Library

Two Meet The Author Events To Be Held At Beverley Library
April 12, 2017

East Riding Libraries have organised two events at Beverley Library in the next few weeks, as part of their ‘Meet the Author’ series for 2017.

‘Meet the Author’ talks feature a wide range of both emerging and established writers and poets. They are a chance to hear readings, learn about the creative process and interact with the authors.

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Humberside Police Launch Lifestyle 2017 Scheme

Hard Work During Summer Holidays Earns Trip To Flamingo Land
April 9, 2017

Young people in the region will be able to register for the ever popular Lifestyle scheme which is run by Humberside Police.

From Monday 10 April young people will can register their interest to participate in Lifestyle 2017 which runs through the school summer holidays.

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Voluntary Organisations In Beverley Benefit Positive Activities Grants

Voluntary Organisations In Beverley Benefit Positive Activities Grants
March 27, 2017

Voluntary youth organisations across the region are celebrating after receiving grants at a ceremony hosted by the East Riding of Yorkshire youth and family support service.

Positive Activities Grants totalling £52,000 were awarded to successful youth organisations from across the county by the chairman of East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Councillor John Dennis, at a ceremony at County Hall in Beverley.

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Beverley Youth Football Teams To Compete For Chance At Training Day With Kevin De Bruyne

Beverley Youth Football Teams To Compete For Chance At Training Day With Kevin De Bruyne
March 16, 2017

Schools and local football teams in the Hull and Beverley area are being urged to Club Together in support of grassroots football teams.

Topps, the UK’s leading collectibles company is offering youngsters in the area the chance to win a training day with Premier League and Manchester City superstar, Kevin De Bruyne, a Premier League Manager (past or present) and a week-long adventure holiday camp as part of its annual Club Together competition.

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Staying Young At Heart Thanks To Mature Mayhem

Staying Young At Heart Thanks To Mature Mayhem
February 16, 2017

Helping older people to enjoy fun activities in a relaxed and friendly setting is the aim of a new group which has launched in the East Riding to promote independence.

A new group, called ‘Tomorrow’s Youth’, has been set up in Beverley to offer those aged 55 and over weekly activity sessions which are designed to increase physical activity, create new friendships and lift spirits.

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Ofsted Praise For ‘Good’ And ‘Outstanding’ Children’s Services In The East Riding

Ofsted Praise For 'Good' And 'Outstanding' Children's Services
February 13, 2017

Services for vulnerable children across the East Riding have been judged to be ‘good’ overall with ‘outstanding’ features by Ofsted inspectors.

A comprehensive and rigorous inspection of East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s children’s services and the East Riding Safeguarding Children Board has found them to be ‘good’ and the services for young people leaving care are described as ‘outstanding’.

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Humber Film To Shoot ‘A Place They Called Forgotten Town’

Humber Film To Shoot ‘A Place They Called Forgotten Town’
January 17, 2017

A major music video shoot for Humber Film’s Hull City of Culture 2017 – Creative Communities Programme will take place in the Old Fruit Market in Hull.

The song ‘A Place They Called Forgotten Town’ is a musical and lyrical reworking by Hull-born Henry Priestman of his late 1980’s chart hit ‘Forgotten Town’ by The Christians which was written about the state of the country at the time (the North especially), which particularly affected his home town.

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