July Country Meeting, Saturday 13th July 2019
26 days to go
This year’s summer country meeting will be held in Beverley.
As is usual the event will cover three days of peal attempts, a tour preceding the meeting and a meal on the Saturday evening. Please sign up early for what promises to be a fantastic weekend.
Peals and Event Programme
Peals are available on Thursday 11 July, Friday 12 July and in the morning of Saturday 13 July.
The suggested pub for Friday evening is The Tiger Inn, Lairgate, Beverley HU17 8JG.
A varied meals menu is available early evening, but booking is advised. Telephone: 01482 869040.
10:30 – 11:30 Hull, St Mary's, Lowgate. 6 bells (10-2-21 in A)
11:30 – 1:00 Hull Minster. 12 bells (25-2-18 in D)
Lunch: Own arrangements. Light refreshments will be available at St Mary's, Beverley (South Transept) until 3:30 pm.
1:30 – 3:30 Beverley, St Mary. 12 bells (34-3-12 in E flat)
3:30 – 5:00 Beverley, Minster Church of St John. 10 bells (41-1-20 in C)
The meeting will be held at St Mary’s Beverley 5:30pm.
5:00 – 5:30 Light refreshments available at St Mary's, Beverley (South Transept).
5:30 Business meeting held in the nave of St Mary's Church.
7:00 (approx.) Social evening and quiz at Beverley Masonic Lodge, Trinity Lane, Beverley HU17 0DY.
The quiz starts at 8:00 pm, hosted by Neville Pailing (Ringing Master of All Hallows, Walkington, and member of the ASCY!)
The evening meal will comprise homemade steak pie, with an accompaniment of peas and potato wedges. Dessert will comprise of lemon cheesecake. Please notify any special dietary requirements in advance.
Sign up for peal attempts below. The sign up deadline for the meal is Sunday 7th July.
Beverley Railway station Beverley.
Here are some suggestions for accommodation, all within Beverley.
The Beverley Arms Hotel
The Lairgate Hotel
The Best Western Lairgate Hotel is situated in the town centre of Beverley just a few minutes’ walk from the main shopping centre and three minute walk from St Mary’s Church.
30-34 Lairgate Beverley HU17 8EP
Tel: 01482 882141
The Dog & Duck Inn
The Dog and Duck has, for many years, been the hostelry of choice for many peals bands who have visited St Mary’s Church. The pub is just of the market place in Beverley and no more than three minutes’ walk from St Mary’s Church.
33 Ladygate Beverley HU17 8BH
Tel: 01482 862419
The Premier Inn Beverley
The Premier Inn, Beverley is a recent new build situated within the new Flemingate shopping development. The hotel is a fifteen minute walk from the town centre
Beverley HU17 0NR
Tel: 0871 527 9490
The Windmill Inn
Situated two minutes’ walk from the Toll Gavel (shopping street) The Windmill Inn has a number of rooms at very competitive prices. In addition the pub has now agreed a franchise with a Street Food Indian purveyor – Yo! Tuk Tuk (advanced booking is essential)
53 Lairgate Beverley HU17 8TT
Tel: 01482 862817
The Kings Head
They don’t get more central than The Kings Head. Located in a corner of the Market Place, this pub / hotel has undergone significant alteration and upgrading in recent years.
37 – 38 Saturday Market
Beverley HU17 9AH
Tel: 01482 868103
Beverley Dominican Friary (YHA)
Set in a restored Dominican friary mentioned in the Canterbury Tales, YHA Beverley Friary is situated next to Beverley Minster. The hostel is self-catering. Alternatively, many of the local pubs in town centre, including The Cross Keys in Lairgate (Wetherspoons) offer all day breakfast.
The Friary would definitely appeal to those who prefer “quirky”.
Friar’s Lane, Beverley HU17 0DF
Tel: 0345 371 9004
here, then you can sign up; alternatively by ticking the paper list on Wednesday or please email Timothy R Forster the Assistant Secretary.)
- Peal attempt(s): we need to know by Saturday 29th June, in 12 days
- Evening event: we need to know by Sunday 7th July, in 20 days
You can pay Claire Roulstone the Honorary Treasurer directly, by cash or cheque (£12.00 per person). Alternatively, you can pay by telephone banking or online banking (also £12.00 per person) or use the PayPal form below (which incurs a small handling fee).
Please notify Claire Roulstone the Honorary Treasurer, if you have paid by telephone banking, online banking or paypal.