• New Website Launched For Child And Adolescent Mental Health Services
  • HU17.net Magazine Issue 312
  • More Big Retail Stores To Open At Flemingate
  • Flemingate Goes For Gold With Olympic-Themed Sprint
  • Property People Tour Of Beverley’s Historic Buildings
BEVERLEY RACES : Alpha Better Than Ever For Bullet Bid

BEVERLEY RACES : Alpha Better Than Ever For Bullet Bid

Alpha Delphini will this Saturday attempt to follow in the esteemed hoofprints of half-brother Tangerine Trees by winning the totescoop6 Beverley Bullet at Beverley Racecourse. The locally-owned Tangerine Trees landed the big Listed dash in 2011 before going on to secure Group One glory in the Prix de l’Abbaye at Longchamp for the Bryan Smart team. Like his former stablemate, Alpha Delphini was bred, and is partly-owned, by Beverley resident…

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Don’t Bin Your Old Clothes ... Bank Them!

Don’t Bin Your Old Clothes … Bank Them!

Don’t put your old clothes, shoes or bedding in your household bin – reuse them or take them to a recycling bank to help good causes and the environment. That’s the message from East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s waste and recycling team, following reports this week that, in England, the amount of household rubbish being rejected for recycling has increased by 84% between 2011 and 2015. The waste and recycling…

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Jagger Says Players Need To 'Wise Up' Following Pocklington Defeat

Jagger Says Players Need To ‘Wise Up’ Following Pocklington Defeat

Beverley Town manager Rich Jagger has told his players they need to wise up if they are going to start winning matches in the Humber Premier League. Jagger was speaking after watching his side throw away a two goal lead as Pocklington scored three late goals to win 4-3 at the Norwood Recreation Ground. Speaking after the match Jagger said; “We are all disappointed about losing the game from being…

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Parkway’s Hayward Stage Is Awash With Live Entertainment This Autumn

Parkway’s Hayward Stage Is Awash With Live Entertainment This Autumn

With a highly successful seven months under its cinematic belt, the next stage is happening in Parkway’s evolution with introduction of its first season of live entertainment on the stage of the Hayward Theatre. The Hayward, which is also doubles as Screen 6 in the cinema complex, is bringing a variety of world class acts throughout the darker nights and culminating in the first Parkway Beverley Panto. (Oh yes it…

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Muthmir Under Consideration For Beverley Bullet

Muthmir Under Consideration For Beverley Bullet

Muthmir could bring an exciting dimension to the totescoop6 Beverley Bullet on Saturday, August 27. Trainer William Haggas is giving the £50,000 Listed sprint at Beverley serious consideration for his high-class sprinter, who was a late non-runner in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York last Friday. The Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum-owned six-year-old had previously finished sixth in defence of his Qatar King George Stakes crown at Goodwood on July 29….

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New Website Launched For Child And Adolescent Mental Health Services

New Website Launched For Child And Adolescent Mental Health Services

A new website has been launched by Humber NHS Foundation Trust that aims to help people understand more about the services available to young people in the region struggling with their mental health. The website features a wealth of information suitable for young people themselves, parents and carers and professionals working with children and young people. Mental health can be a difficult topic to discuss and those difficulties can be…

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Maarek Gunning For Beverley Bullet Brace

Maarek Gunning For Beverley Bullet Brace

Irish trainer Evanna McCutcheon is poised to give Maarek the chance to claim back-to-back victories in the Listed totescoop6 Beverley Bullet. The Group One-winning sprinter won the much-sought-after £50,000 dash by a neck under a brilliant Jamie Spencer ride 12 months ago and is set to return to East Yorkshire on Beverley’s richest raceday of the season. Co Tipperary-based McCutcheon said: “Maarek is also entered at Tipperary on Thursday, but…

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Grantham Century Helps Ease Beverley's Relegation Woes

CRICKET : Grantham Century Helps Ease Beverley’s Relegation Woes

Beverley Town Cricket Club earned full points as they continue to climb away from the relegation positions in the Hunters York & District Senior Cricket League. Beverley’s captain speaking about his sides performance and result said; “It is great to pick up another 30 points and make a big step towards avoiding relegation following 3 wins in the last 4 games.” “On a personal note its great to score a…

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More Big Retail Stores To Open At Flemingate

More Big Retail Stores To Open At Flemingate

Regeneration company Wykeland Group have announced leading retail brands Outfit and Superdrug are to open at its Flemingate centre. Fashion destination retailer Outfit will create 40 jobs when it opens its doors at the retail and leisure development in Beverley on Saturday, October 8. Health and beauty retailer Superdrug is also to open at Flemingate. The new 4,000 sq ft store will be in addition to Superdrug’s other location in…

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Lewis Poskitt Guides Beverley To Victory As Connolly Sees Red

Lewis Poskitt Guides Beverley To Victory As Connolly Sees Red

This was another pleasing win for the blue and golds as they continue to close in on the Yorkshire Premier League play-offs. They had to play 45 minutes of the game down to 12 men following the slightly harsh 35th minute dismissal ofSteve Connolly for use of the knees. The visitors from the west of Hull were a spirited outfit who gave the ball plenty of air and made Beverley…

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Flemingate Goes For Gold With Olympic-Themed Sprint

Flemingate Goes For Gold With Olympic-Themed Sprint

Beverley’s Flemingate development is embracing the Olympic spirit by inviting the region’s fastest young runners to compete in a Usain Bolt-themed sprint. The “Beverley Bolt” is a 100 metre race running the length of Flemingate’s main street. Sprinters will ‘bolt’ from the starting lines outside Poundland and race to the finishing post outside artisan sandwich and coffee shop Deli No.1. Fleet-footed competitors will aim to be the fastest in their…

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Beverley Minster To Host Widely Acclaimed Mother and Daughter Act

Property People Tour Of Beverley’s Historic Buildings

Event organisers from RICS Hull & East Yorkshire Local Association are inviting people in the property sector to visit two of Beverley’s historic buildings which include a roof tour of Beverley Minster and a visit to The Monks Walk Pub, on 12 September at 5:30pm. Starting with a roof and building tour of The Minster, the group will learn about its construction and life within, during its long history dating…

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Beverley Town Pegged Back By Late Hedon Goal

Beverley Town Pegged Back By Late Hedon Goal

Beverley Town Football Club we denied all three points in the Humber Premier League as they were pegged back in the closing stages by Hedon Rangers. Town travelled to South Holderness school in positive mood and got off a dream start but it was Rangers who ended up the happier of the two teams. Speaking after the match, Town’s manager Rich Jagger said; “The lads performed well, and with the…

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Beverley Beat Heworth By Five wickets at Norwood

Beverley Beat Heworth By Five wickets at Norwood

Heworth’s relegation was confirmed as they lost by five wickets to Beverley Town Cricket Club. Ian Lynch (58) and Steve Baxter (65) each scored half-centuries as their side recovered from 99-5 to eventually reach 236-9 with Matthew Mudd (3-48) and Sam Welburn (3-42) sharing six wickets. The hosts’ reduced their opponents to 11-2 in reply before a partnership of 186 between Olly Grantham (122no) and Anthony Spence (81) all but…

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Blue & Golds Welcome Back Key Players For Visit of Sharks

Blue & Golds Welcome Back Key Players For Visit of Sharks

The blue and golds take on Norland Sharks this Saturday with the business end of the season now here and have been given a boost by the return of key players. Beverley’s squad has been boosted by the return of Alex Calvert, Lewis Poskitt, Tom Moor and Glen Anfield to the team from holidays. Doncaster Toll Bar’s midweek victory saw them overtake and return Beverley into fourth place. Pat Howdle…

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Could You Be a Governor at East Riding College

100 Per Cent Pass Rate For A-level Students

Students at East Riding College are celebrating a 100 per cent pass rate in their A-level exams. The figure includes a grade A and B percentage of 35 per cent, with every student on the full-time A-level programme being accepted by their first choice university, including one who will attend the prestigious Kings College London. The College runs a full-time A-level programme at its Bridlington campus and also allows students…

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Town Agree Sponsorship Deal With Melling Construction

Town Agree Sponsorship Deal With Melling Construction

Beverley Town Football Club have confirmed a deal that will see Melling Construction become the new sponsors of their first team strip. Summer has been a busy time for the club with a change of management and the appointment of a new club captain, Nathan White. Town manager Rich Jagger speaking about the sponsorship deal said; “Beverley Town Football Club are pleased to welcome local firm Melling Construction as new…

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Bishop Burton Florists Bag A Double Gold, Inspired By Rio Olympics

Bishop Burton Florists Bag A Double Gold, Inspired By Rio Olympics

Shortly after securing a prestigious Gold award at this year’s Harrogate Flower Show, six Bishop Burton floristry students have done it again and won a highly coveted title at RHS Tatton Park. The ‘Future Florist of the Year’ award means the team automatically qualifies to compete at the world’s most prestigious flower show, RHS Chelsea, in July 2017. The students, all second year Foundation degree floristry students, used Rio Carnival…

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Have You Got What It Takes To Be World Beating barge Puller?

Have You Got What It Takes To Be A World Beating Barge Puller?

The World Barge Pulling Championships will take place in Beverley next month with competitors expected to come from round the world to take part in the event. Barry Freeman, from the Beverley Barge Preservation Society said; “Organised by us, the Beverley Barge Preservation Society, in association with Teamac, our maritime paint suppliers,  barge pullers from around the world are invited to gather on Beverley Beck.” “Taking place on Sunday 25…

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Wilf Ward Family Trust voted Beverley Building Society’s Charity of the Month

Wilf Ward Family Trust voted Beverley Building Society’s Charity of the Month

Wilf Ward Family Trust has been voted Beverley Building Society’s charity of the month for July by its members. The charity will receive £250 donation on behalf of the Society. The Wilf Ward Family Trust was founded in November 1986 to give relief to carers through the provision of residential respite units and day facilities. Founding Trustees Wilf and Phyllis Ward established Isabella Court in Pickering as a Short Break…

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Beverley is a 'Very Attractive Proposition' Say River Island

Beverley is a ‘Very Attractive Proposition’ Say River Island

Shoppers will get their first look at fashion retailer River Island’s latest store on Thursdayas the newest addition toBeverley’s Flemingate centre opens its doors to the public. The new store will create 19 local jobs and marks the sixth opening at Flemingate in 2016, following retailers Baytree Interiors and Peacocks, restaurants Riva Lounge and Café Bar and Gourmet Burger Kitchen and fresh food franchise Subway. Other leading fashion retailers at…

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OPINION : Flemingate, Worth The Wait?

Fun-Filled Activities Throughout The Summer Holidays At Flemingate

The school holidays will fly by with Beverley’s Flemingate centre hosting an exciting range of activities to keep visitors of all ages entertained throughout the summer break. Giant skittles, rugby, a funfair and golf are just some of the activities taking place at Flemingate throughout the summer holidays. Flemingate’s programme of summer fun features: August 16-19 – Summer fun activities with giant outdoor games August 13-20 – Pudsey Bear Treasure…

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Carnival Themed Sports Event Celebrates Olympic Legacy

Carnival Themed Sports Event Celebrates Olympic Legacy

A Rio carnival atmosphere surrounded the opening ceremony of a three-day sports event which has taken place in the East Riding to showcase the sporting abilities of adults with disabilities. The competitors, who attend day centres across the East Riding, have competed in a range of track and field events, including frisbee golf, athletics, and wheelchair racing, as part of the Legacy Games 2016. The playing field at Longcroft School,…

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The Virger And The Devil Unite To Fight Cancer

The Virger And The Devil Raise £450 For Yorkshire Cancer Research

A charity evening organised by the ex-virger of Beverley Minster and local food producer Chilli Devil has raised £450 for Yorkshire Cancer Research. Neil Pickford, now licensee of the Monks Walk public house in Beverley, and Chilli Devil Ian Ibbetson decided to hold the event to celebrate a new venture that will see the food producer opening a new pub food offer in Monk’s Walk, combining spicy World Food with…

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Could You Be a Governor at East Riding College

East Riding College Says Students Happy With Higher Education

East Riding College has been named the College with the best higher education student satisfaction ratings in East Yorkshire. Some 84 per cent of the College’s students said they were satisfied with the overall quality of their degree or other higher level course, compared to the average score of 86 per cent for all institutions nationally, which includes 155 universities. In particular, students said that staff were good at explaining…

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Beverley Town Cricket Club Just 13 Runs Short Of Victory

Whitkirk continued their seemingly unstoppable march to the Hunters York & District Senior League title with a fifteenth victory of the season, the latest one coming at the expense of Bridlington in a low scoring contest. Matthew Webb (38) and Mark Murphy (34) made telling contributions in a total of 178, Harry Burnhill responded with an unbeaten half-century but Michael Obrien took 5-29 as the hosts subsided to 83 all…

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Nathan White Confirmed as New Skipper For Beverley Town

Nathan White Confirmed as New Skipper For Beverley Town

Shortly before kick off against East Yorkshire Carnegie, Beverley Town Football Club unveiled Nathan White as their new Club Captain for the forthcoming season. Manager Rich Jagger said; “Nathan has been fantastic in pre season. He hasn’t missed a game, been to nearly every training session and set a fantastic example to the clubs younger players, I’m sure he will do a cracking job.” Town started brightly, passing the ball…

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