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2018 News Articles

1st April, 2018……

Travel & Tourism sweeps annual college awards…

…at the annual East Riding College awards in March…

The prestigious ceremony held in the Royal Hall at the famous Bridlington Spa honours students, employers and staff for their outstanding achievements.Travel and Tourism student Beth MacDonald scooped up Student of the Year and a Student Team Award…

Photo of REYTA Awards of Winners T C Patisserie in Beverley...

21st March, 2018…

Beverley cafe named the best in the whole of Hull and East Yorkshire…

…in the region’s annual tourism awards…

A Beverley cafe has been named the best in the whole of Hull and East Yorkshire in the region’s annual tourism awards…

The view of the Beverley Minster from Beck Side  in Beverley...

20th March, 2018…

Beverley, one of the best places to live in the UK…

…The Sunday Times worked with Countrywide, the UK’s largest residential estate agency, to collect data helped determine what…

Beverley has been named as one of the best places to live in the country, according to an annual survey published by influential national newspaper…

Paul Hoggard and Remy Geerts at work on a sand sculpture...

2nd March, 2018…

Former Beverley man to...

...create a Sand Sculpture Trail…

…together with his partner he has created thousands of sculptures for events, festivals and international competitions all over the world. A 52-year-old former Beverley man who has built a reputation for himself as one of the world’s foremost sand artists has a dream to return to the town of his birth and create a sand sculpture trail…

Beverley Arms Hotel frontage

23rd February, 2018…

Visitors to Beverley…

…have more choice when in comes to somewhere to stay…

Staff are already being recruited and the finishing touches put to a £6 million renovation scheme designed to return the historic Beverley Arms Hotel to former glories. Due to open in June it will add 38 much-needed rooms at a time when the town is enjoying unprecedented visitor numbers…

16th February, 2018…

Beverley has been revealed as one of nine towns…

…bidding to be named the best large town in Britain in this year’s Britain in Bloom competition...

Beverley has been nominated as Yorkshire’s representative in…

Treasury House in Beverley

9th February, 2018…

Culture vultures will find much to enjoy...

...all year round at The Treasure House in Beverley, which has just unveiled its programme of events and exhibitions for 2018...

Although the highlight will be the 53rd Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition…

Read the article about Beverley Racecourse...

8th February, 2018…

Beverley Racecourse…

…voted the best value racecourse in the North of England by members of the Racegoers Club…

Set in the stunning natural parkland surroundings of The Westwood, which also boasts a gold course, Beverley Racecourse provides a fantastic day out for families and avid racegoers alike…

Reytas Awards for Tourism

6th February, 2018…

Beverley welcomes visitors with open arms…

...and is somewhere you’ll never tire of visiting, is a well-known fact, being recognised by more and more people each year.

It’s also something recognised by the region’s premier tourism awards, the REYTAs…

View of the Beverley Minster from the surrounding streets

2nd February, 2018…

Beverley’s increasing high profile as a desirable place...

... to live, work or visit has received another ringing endorsement from a national newspaper journalist.

Writing in The Guardian, Tom Dyckhoff describes Beverley as “the bees’ knees” and…

Music Events in Beverley

23th January, 2018…

Beverley picking up the mantle of Cultural Centre…

…boasting a festival line-up spanning the whole calendar and catering for all tastes…

And it’s no surprise that the town is now enjoying an influx of visitors becausein addition to the wonderful historical and architectural treasures…

Example of the food at The Westwood Restaurant in Beverley

9th January, 2018…

Beverley, Food Capital of East Yorkshire…

Thanks to accolades from the country’s most highly-respected…

Thanks to accolades from the country’s most highly-respected…

2017 News Articles
Beverley, East Yorkshire Sports Bar

27th December, 2017 …

Beverley has put down a marker...

…as both the place to visit and the place to do business…

After one of the most successful years in the town’s long and illustrious history, 2018 is already looking to be a memorable one... …

ERT It

12th December, 2017 …

East Riding Theatre are Currently Celebrating their 3rd Birthday…

…and need to raise funds to be able to host and produce more ambitious productions… …

Click here to read the article about the start of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire in Beverley, East Yorkshire.

6th December, 2017 …

Beverley to host the start of the 2018 “Tour de Yorkshire”…

Beverley has been confirmed as the host town for the start of both the men’s and women’s 2018 Tour de Yorkshire races. Next year’s events have been extended, with the men’s race running for four days from Thursday, May 3 to Sunday, May 6 and the Women’s Tour de Yorkshire doubling in size from one to two days – from Thursday, May 3 to Friday, May 4. …

Beverley Christmas Festival Raindeer Image

4th December, 2017 …

Beverley is in party mood this Sunday 10th December…

…when the town welcomes thousands of visitor to what...

... is arguably the biggest one-day festival of its kind in the country - the Beverley Festival of Christmas. Now in its 22nd year, the event is held on …

James Andrew as Dr Smalls on his Ghost Adventure

12th November, 2017 …

GHOSTLY GOINGS ON IN BEVERLEY...

...Who knew Beverley had such a grisly and gruesome past?

So much so, in fact, that the historic town is currently home to not one, but two regular Ghost Walks …

Holy Moly and the Crackers at Beverley Music Festival

6th November, 2017 …

The region’s most eclectic music festival…

…is on a roll, having already responded to demand by adding an extra day in 2018.

The organisers of Stage4Beverley have done it again with news the 2018 festival event will now stretch over five days. The festival will once again be based at …

The switching on of Beverley, East Yorkshire Lights

1st November, 2017 …

The countdown to Christmas is on in Beverley…

...and how!

The town will be ablaze with colour and getting firmly in the spirit on Thursday November 23 for Beverley’s official Christmas lights switch-on in Saturday Market - it promises to be a fun-packed evening and a family occasion not to be missed …

Beverley Minster Hero Image and Link to Destination Beverley Launch Article

24th March, 2017 …

Rallying call...

...urges support for drive to create an ‘even better Beverley’

Residents, businesses and organisations in Beverley have been urged to rally behind a new drive to promote all that is great about the town. The call came at the launch of Destination Beverley, a new independent partnership dedicated to …

Beverley News Article with Rick Bailey Thwaites Hero Image

10th March, 2017 …

Keynote speakers...

...to endorse drive to promote the best of Beverley

The leaders of Yorkshire’s tourism agency and the biggest current investor into Beverley have pledged their support for a new organisation dedicated to promoting the town ahead of its official launch. Destination Beverley will be launched later this month at …