Patterson Set For Another Season At Yorkshire’s Helm

Patterson Set For Another Season At Yorkshire’s Helm
March 7, 2022

It’s been a difficult few months for Yorkshire County Cricket Club and there is much work to do both on and off the pitch. With many new faces behind the scenes, the players now have to focus on the task at hand and look to compete in the three main trophies.

At the helm, for one more season at least, is Beverley-born Steven Patterson who is Yorkshire’s club captain. He is one of the players looking to bring more positive headlines into the county and all of his considerable experience will be required in order to do just that.

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Dunelm Superstore To Open With Festive Fanfare At Flemingate

Dunelm Superstore To Open With Festive Fanfare At Flemingate
December 21, 2021

The new Dunelm superstore at Beverley’s Flemingate centre will open this week with music, free food and drink, competitions and giveaways, and a visit from Father Christmas.

The UK’s No. 1 homewares retailer has taken over the former Debenhams department store to become Flemingate’s new anchor operator.

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Euros 2020 Shows How Sports Betting Has Changed the Game

Euros 2020 Shows How Sports Betting Has Changed the Game
July 9, 2021

For as long as the sport of football has been around, placing wagers on the players has been a popular pastime.

The earliest football pools were thought to have been offered at Old Trafford all the way back in the 1800s, while the world’s first piece of football betting legislation, the English Ready Money Football Betting Act, was brought into law in 1920 – over a century ago.

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Beverley: The Bullseye of the North

Beverley: The Bullseye of the North
April 8, 2021

When it comes to the sport of darts, we British are an obsessed bunch. There are approximately 70,000 registered players that participate in the sport all across England.

For those with an interest in the game and looking to invest their time in participating or supporting the sport, then Beverley is home to a major dart league and hosts many events and competitions.

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Jack Marriott: Can The Beverley-Born Striker Transform His Derby Career Under Wayne Rooney?

Jack Marriott: Can The Beverley-Born Striker Transform His Derby Career Under Wayne Rooney?
April 5, 2021

On July 26th, 2018, Derby County confirmed the signing of former Peterborough United striker, Jack Marriott. The attacker joined the Rams for an initial £3 million, with add-ons potentially taking the transfer to £5 million.

The Beverley-born striker took League One by storm during his one season at the Weston Homes Stadium, scoring 33 goals across all competitions in 44 appearances.

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Grassroots Football Suspended With Immediate Effect

Grassroots Football Suspended With Immediate Effect
January 6, 2021

All fixtures and training for adult grassroots football have been suspended with immediate effect. This is a result of the UK Government’s announcement of further national Covid-19 restrictions.

East Riding County Football League say that they will monitor the situation. They also say they are disappointed with the situation given how the season has already been impacted. 

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Top Golfers Getting Ready for the 2020 US Open

Top Golfers Getting Ready for the 2020 US Open
August 18, 2020

During what has been a decidedly atypical year in world sports, the international golf schedule has experienced numerous changes.

Nevertheless, as competitions resume and the leading players get back into the swing of things, all eyes are now focused on the upcoming US Open championship, due to take place between Thursday 17th and Sunday 20th September.

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The Premier League: Manchester United Updates Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

The Premier League: Manchester United Updates Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic
April 18, 2020

The Premier League board announced in its emergency meeting on Thursday 19th March that professional football in England will be further postponed until at least April 30 as governing bodies committed to extending the current season indefinitely.

The league had initially been suspended until April 3, but the extension comes as the UK government steps up its response to the outbreak.

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How To Overcome These 5 Business Challenges

How To Overcome These 5 Business Challenges
January 9, 2020

Running a business is difficult. Actually, that’s an understatement – running a business is really difficult.

From managing the books to marketing your goods and services, so many different cogs and gears need to be turning at the same time to achieve success.

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Yum! Festival Launches Search For Amateur Cook Of The Year

Yum! Festival Launches Search For Amateur Cook Of The Year
June 8, 2019

A leading food festival has begun the search for the region’s finest kitchen creations with a call-out for amateur chefs to share their secrets.

The Yum! Festival of Food and Drink has joined forces with Hull College Hospitality and Catering School to present the Hull and East Yorkshire Community Cook of the Year challenge.

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Two Businesses In Beverley Come Up With Unique Fund Raiser

Two Businesses In Beverley Come Up With Unique Fund Raiser
September 13, 2018

Two businesses in Beverley have come up with a unique way to raise money for the Beverley Community Lift through in store competitions.

Beverley Garden Centre and Oldroyd’s Corner have come together and set up a competition where shoppers are tasked with guessing the weight of a giant Pumpkin.

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