Friends Events

Events Programme 2017

BOOKING ENQUIRIES TO:

The Programme Secretary, Friends of Beverley Minster, 85 Ancaster Avenue, Hull, HU5 4QR

E: friendsbooking@beverleyminster.org.uk     T: 01482 442221

FRIDAY 5 MAY 09.00 – 17.00

EAST YORKSHIRE CHURCHES STUDY DAY

Guide:- Richard Clarke

COACH TOUR to include HARPHAM, LOWTHORPE, KILHAM and NAFFERTON Parish Churches

Morning coffee, lunch and donations to churches included in the price

Further details in the Friends of Beverley Minster Newsletter (February) and on the Minster website.

FRIDAY 2 JUNE 19.15

‘WHY 1188? REASONS FOR RE-DATING THE MINSTER’

Guide: John Phillips.  Venue: Meet inside Highgate Entrance.  Cost per person:  £6 (£5 for Friends*)

FRIDAY 16 JUNE  19.15

‘LAURENCE STERNE – AUTHOR AND PREACHER’

Talk by Patrick Wildgust, Curator of Shandy Hall.  Venue: Peter Harrison Room, Beverley Minster, Minster Yard North, HU17 0DP. Cost per person: £6 (£5 for Friends*)

MONDAY 26 JUNE 19.15

GUIDED TOUR OF ST MARY’S PARISH CHURCH, BEVERLEY

Guide: Pamela Hopkins. Cost per person: £6 (£5 for Friends*). Meet at the South Door.

Includes light refreshments at the end of the tour; please wear suitable shoes

TUESDAY 15 AUGUST

COACH TOUR TO BYLAND ABBEY and NEWBURGH PRIORY

Abbey Guide: Stuart Harrison. The itinerary includes morning coffee in Malton, a guided tour of Byland Abbey, lunch at the Byland Abbey Tearoom, a guided tour of Newburgh Priory and afternoon tea to follow (home about 19.00).

Entry fees, morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea included in price. Cost per person: £51 (£46 for Friends*); £46.25 (£41.25) for English Heritage members with card.

Meet on Eastgate near the junction with Minster Yard North at 8.30am for 8.45am start. NB the nearby Minster car park will be open

FRIDAY 6 – SUNDAY 8 OCTOBER 

AGM WEEKEND 2017

FRIDAY 6 OCTOBER 19.00 for 19.30

ANNUAL DINNER 

Venue: Cerutti 2, Station Square, Beverley Further details to follow in the Annual Report.

Speaker: John Phillips (Hon. Secretary of Friends of Beverley Minster)

SATURDAY 7 OCTOBER 10.15 – 16.00

STUDY DAY

‘BEVERLEY: TWO CHURCHES AND A TOWN’

Speaker: Professor Barbara English, MBE. Venue: Peter Harrison Room, Beverley Minster, Minster Yard North, HU17 0DP. Further details to follow in the Annual Report.

SUNDAY 8 OCTOBER 

14.15  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Venue: Parish Hall, Beverley Minster, Minster Yard North, HU17 ODP

15.15  ST JOHN LECTURE

‘New thoughts on an old Chronology: Meaux Abbey, East Riding of Yorkshire, in a new light’

Speakers: Dr Glyn Coppack & Stuart Harrison. Venue: Peter Harrison Room, Beverley Minster, Minster Yard North, HU17 0DP. Followed by Afternoon Tea in the Parish Hall. St John Lecture – Cost per person: £5 (no charge for Friends*)

17.30  CHORAL EVENSONG

* Current members of the Friends of St Mary’s are also able to buy tickets at the reduced Friends’ prices listed.

Download our 2017 Spring Newsletter

BOOKING ENQUIRIES TO:

The Programme Secretary, Friends of Beverley Minster, 85 Ancaster Avenue, Hull, HU5 4QR

E: friendsbooking@beverleyminster.org.uk     T: 01482 442221