Residents In Beverley Asked If They Would Like To Live In House Like This?

Residents In Beverley Asked If They Would Like To Live In House Like This?
June 11, 2024

A new collection of photographs of Bellway Homes’ Scrivener show home at Bishop’s Gate in Beverley has been released, with the question – who would want to live in a home like this?

The four-bedroom detached home is part of Bellway’s Artisan collection of contemporary homes and is available from £384,995. It features the homebuilder’s trademark open plan kitchen, dining and family area, which leads to the enclosed back garden. Additionally, there is a traditional living room, and four bedrooms – including the master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. Also included are integrated appliances and a fully-fitted kitchen in the home, as well as an attached garage.

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In East Yorkshire, Pride And Music Will Be Celebrated This June

In East Yorkshire, Pride And Music Will Be Celebrated This June
June 4, 2024

East Riding Libraries are celebrating Make Music Day on Friday, 21 June 2024. Featuring a series of events and live music, residents will be able to get musical across the East Riding! With drop in events at libraries and singers popping up in towns across the county, it’s sure to be a day to remember.

Some of our events will include a singer in Little Weighton in partnership with the mobile library, and a Dolly Parton tribute singing her way around Driffield! On Saturday, 22 June, Beverley Folk Festival have partnered with Beverley Library to bring a selection of singers to the venue in the afternoon.

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New East Yorkshire Trail Will Feature 6ft Rat Sculptures

New East Yorkshire Trail Will Feature 6ft Rat Sculptures
June 4, 2024

Organisations across the region are being encouraged to get behind the latest public art initiative to be released across East Yorkshire next year by sponsoring distinctly decorated six-foot high Rats. The launch coincides with this year’s Biz Week which starts today with an opening breakfast at the MKM Stadium.

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East Riding Libraries To Launch New Children’s Festival

East Riding Libraries To Launch New Children's Festival
June 3, 2024

East Riding Libraries is delighted to announce the launch of its brand new festival for children and young people, Live ‘n Loud in Libraries.  

With a varied and exciting programme – featuring live music, forensics, activities, author visits and much more – the festival runs from Monday 22 July until Saturday 31 August.  

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Yorkshire Wildlife Park Is Expecting A Half Term Baby Boom

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Is Expecting A Half Term Baby Boom
June 3, 2024

In a springtime baby boom, the UK’s No. 1 wildlife walkthrough adventure has recently welcomed new arrivals from its camel, cheetah, monkey and rhino families.

Cotton-Top Tamarin monkeys Consuela and Maurice are nurturing tiny twins . The distinctive monkeys, among the smallest primates in the world, are a critically endangered species and the park is a designated conservation hub to help save them from extinction. The adults share parental duties with Maurice as likely as Consuela to be carrying the youngsters on his back. 

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Stock Skills Competition Showcases Specialist Skills At Bishop Burton College

Stock Skills Competition Showcases Specialist Skills At Bishop Burton College
May 28, 2024

Agriculture, Animal Management, and Equine students put on an impressive display at Bishop Burton College during the 63rd Stock Skills competition.

Stock Skills prepares students for a large country show by preparing them for a variety of tasks. Each student prepares for the event by practicing grooming and clipping skills, and ensuring the animal’s diet means it is in optimum condition. They compete in Dairy, Sheep, Goat, and Equine classes. Competing requires the development of specialist skills and knowledge that can also be transferred to the workplace. 

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Electric Bus Rollout Plan Is Approved By The Council’s Cabinet

Electric Bus Rollout Plan Is Approved By The Council's Cabinet
May 28, 2024

Following a successful bid to the Government to fund electric buses in Hull and the East Riding, Hull City Council’s cabinet has approved plans to enable the purchase of 40 electric buses and the allocation of circa £2million of funding from the authority for the installation of charging infrastructure to support the rollout of the vehicles in the city, including for the use of local bus operators and the council’s own fleet of passenger vehicles.

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Tesco Beverley Stronger Starts Community Grants

Tesco Beverley Stronger Starts Community Grants
May 27, 2024

Tesco Community Grants have funded thousands of local community projects across the UK, helping schools, junior sports teams, foodbanks, charities and community groups. Since 2016 almost a hundred local projects voted on in Tesco’s Beverley store have received over £190,000 in grants.

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East Riding Joins ‘Check. Think. Report.’ Campaign To Guide Parents During Child Disappearances

East Riding Joins 'Check. Think. Report.’ Campaign To Guide Parents During Child Disappearances
May 27, 2024

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is supporting the ‘Check. Think. Report.’ campaign, which was launched across Europe on International Missing Children’s Day.

The campaign is launching in 16 countries and 14 languages by AMBER Alert Europe, The European Centre for Missing Children. It is aimed at parents and caregivers, provides them with a comprehensive step-by-step guide on what to do and what to expect if their child goes missing.

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Corporate And Commercial Lawyer Joins Largest Law Firm In The Region

Corporate And Commercial Lawyer Joins Largest Law Firm In The Region
May 26, 2024

An experienced corporate and commercial lawyer, Luke Rees, has joined Wilkin Chapman, the largest law firm in Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire, with 18 corporate and commercial law specialists based in Grimsby, Lincoln, Beverley, and Louth.

Throughout his career, Luke has advised a variety of commercial clients regarding the sale and purchase of companies, private equity investments, corporate restructurings, shareholder agreements, and a wide range of commercial contracts.

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April Sees Track Dogs Bring Their Eclectic Sound To Beverley

April Sees Track Dogs Bring Their Eclectic Sound To Beverley
March 6, 2024

Exciting fusion group Track Dogs are set to bring their unique blend of folk, Americana and roots to East Riding Theatre, Beverley on Friday 12th April as part of their Blind Summits and Hidden Dips tour, celebrating the release of their latest album of the same name.

After an incredible 2023, which included playing the Royal Albert Hall and Glastonbury, Track Dogs are back on the road for their biggest tour yet.

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Beverley Guildhall Will Host A Georgian Exhibition

Beverley Guildhall Will Host A Georgian Exhibition
March 6, 2024

Beverley is a largely Georgian town, but how much do local residents know about Georgian times?

The new exhibition at Beverley Guildhall, ‘Through the eyes of a Georgian gentleman’, uses the diary of a Beverley gentleman, John Courtney, who lived in the town from 1734 to 1806, to illustrate how life in Georgian England was experienced by real people in Beverley. The exhibition opens on Wednesday, 6 March.

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