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The Viewfinder Photographic Society was formed in 2007 by enthusiastic local photographers in the village of Skidby. They all had the common aim of enjoying photography and wanting to support each other in the various aspects of the craft.  The Society meets on Monday evenings at Skidby Village Hall, although during the summer months, the …

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Posted on: 22, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Art

Another date for your diary is the 5th October 2018 when the renowned Beverley Male Voice Choir will be in concert at All Hallows Church at 7:30pm. The choir has represented the town of Beverley at some of the Country’s most prestigious venues, including the Royal Albert Hall, London (on several occasions), Bridgewater Hall and …

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Posted on: 21, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The following advice for new mums was published in “The Baby Book” presented by The Westwood Maternity Hospital, in Beverley, and dated 1963. The advice includes a suggested daily routine for mother and baby: 7:00am  Rise, wash nappies, etc 7:30       Breakfast, wash up and tidy kitchen 8:30      Clean one room, tidy rest. Rest for 10 …

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Posted on: 14, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous

This year’s panto by the Walkington Pantomime Players is Sleeping Beauty; the  classic fairy tale which involves a beautiful princess, good fairies, a very bad fairy, a sleeping enchantment, and a handsome prince. The performance will start on Sunday 25h November and then continue from Tuesday 27th until Saturday 1st December. Further details will be …

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Posted on: 14, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

  TURNER’S TRUST (BEVERLEY) (Charity Commission Number: 215957} Are you employed as a domestic worker:  In a residence within EIGHTmiles of Beverley Guildhall?  By one family for FIVE, or more, hours a week?  Have been in the same employment for FOUR, or more, years? If you can answer YES to all three of the above …

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Posted on: 13, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

Believe it or not, but this September we’re celebrating 25 years of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. There’s never been a better excuse for cake, so why not join us for a birthday brew by hosting your own event? As well as being the perfect opportunity to catch up with friends, colleagues and neighbours, a …

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Posted on: 7, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General

The  weekend of 31st Aug – 2nd Sept hosted the Walkington Bowls Club 2018 Finals. The weather was absolutely perfect for the three days with glorious sunshine producing ideal conditions for the competitors and spectators alike.  The weekend is the culmination of nine club competitions run throughout the bowling season, which runs from mid April to …

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Posted on: 2, September, 2018 | Author: editor
Categories: General