Treasure House Hosts ‘Stargazing An Introduction To The Night Sky’ With East Riding Astronomers

Treasure House Hosts 'Stargazing An Introduction To The Night Sky' With East Riding Astronomers
July 29, 2022

As part of a partnership with the East Riding Astronomers, the Treasure House has opened a new Community Exhibition called Stargazing. 

The exhibition, which can be found on the ground floor near the library, runs until the end of November. This is one of the best times of the year to see planets and stars, as it is one of the best viewing periods of the year.

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Beverley To Get More Funding To Help Fight Increase In Crime

Beverley To Get More Funding To Help Fight Increase In Crime
July 28, 2022

Beverley is set to get an additional £91K to help tackle the growing crime problem specifically in the Flemingate Area.

Funds are a result of another bid to the Home Office’s Safer Streets Fund that has been successful by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Humberside, North East Lincolnshire Council, and East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

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Woman Murdered in Beverley Is Named

Woman Murdered in Beverley Is Named
July 27, 2022

The family of the woman who died at a property on Samman Road in Beverley have named her as Becci Rees-Hughes.

Becci’s family have asked for privacy at this time as they try to come to terms with their loved one’s death.

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Murder Investigation Launched In Beverley

Murder Investigation Launched In Beverley
July 26, 2022

A murder investigation is underway following the discovery of a woman’s body at a property in Beverley yesterday in the early hours (Monday 25 July), which is believed to be connected to an investigation into a road traffic collision near Hornsea later the same morning.

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Local Residents Are Suffering While Tories Focus On Leadership Battle

Local Residents Are Suffering While Tories Focus On Leadership Battle
July 23, 2022

Liberal Democrats in East Yorkshire say residents are suffering while the tories focus on their leadership battle. As a result, they intend to take direct action and raise the concerns at the next possible opportunity.

Councillors will be seeking to put pressure on the Government at ERYC when the Full Council meets this week to tackle the cost of living emergency and to locally create a Cost of Living Summit.

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Brewer Commits To Help Yorkshire Jobseekers Build A Career At Local Pub

Brewer Commits To Help Yorkshire Jobseekers Build A Career At Local Pub
July 21, 2022

Pub retailer and brewer Greene King have launched a new report Untapping Potential: the role of pubs in levelling up skills, jobs and communities, highlighting the crucial role that pubs play in providing fulfilling careers in local communities.

Greene King, who owns the Hayride Pub in Beverley also makes a number of new commitments around recruiting and training people from any background to be able to have a successful career in their local pub.

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Summer Events Programme To Accompany Brick City Exhibition At Art Gallery

Summer Events Programme To Accompany Brick City Exhibition At Art Gallery
July 18, 2022

An exciting programme of events has been arranged to accompany the new exhibition, ‘Brick City’, opening at Beverley Art Gallery in the Treasure House. The events are being led by Brickbox, specialists in LEGO brick model making. 

The ‘Brick City’ Exhibition, created by Warren Elsmore, will be on display until Saturday, 10 September, with free admission, and no need to book in advance.

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Student Awarded Prestigious Diana Award For Volunteering Efforts

Student Awarded Prestigious Diana Award For Volunteering Efforts
July 13, 2022

Bishop Burton College student Kieran Woodall is celebrating after being awarded a Diana Award for his services as a Covid vaccination volunteer during the pandemic.

Kieran was nominated for the prestigious award after volunteering over 800 hours in support of the nationwide Covid vaccination programme. This is the most hours volunteered by an under-18 in the country.  

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Queen’s Baton Relay Celebrated In The East Riding of Yorkshire

Queen’s Baton Relay Celebrated In The East Riding of Yorkshire
July 13, 2022

Hundreds of people lined the streets this morning as the East Riding welcomed the Queen’s Baton Relay through Beverley and Market Weighton.

The Baton’s journey started at Beverley Minster with the Mayor of Beverley, Cllr Linda Johnson, chairman of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council, John Whittle and portfolio holder for economic investment, growth and tourism at the council, Cllr Jane Evison, present to send the first Batonbearer on their way towards Highgate.

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