Interesting Summer facts

Well it’s that time of year again when we look forward to long lazy warm sunny summer days. This year the start of summer has seen a real mixture of weather conditions so chilly on some days that even the presenters at Beverley FM had their heating on! But just how many facts do you know about the summer season.

Thanks to our friends at the Met Office we have 10 interesting summer facts that may surprise you. For instance when do you remember it snowing in the UK in summer? Or why do we use the phrase Dog Days of Summer? Simply click on the picture of our lovely Beverley Westwood to find out more

Active Coast Back For the Summer Holidays

Active Coast, the council’s popular programme for residents and visitors to explore and enjoy life on the East Yorkshire Coast, is offering opportunities to join in again this summer!

The summer programme will cover the school summer holidays. The programme includes Active Coast fun and adventures, with something for people of all ages.

Family events will include stone and sand art family workshops; Coastal Explorers – Stone Art & Fossil Hunt; Family Fun Day at Sewerby Hall and Gardens (entrance fee will apply)  and Have a Field Day events at Hornsea and Withernsea. 

For young people, there will be beach multi-sport sessions and a Skyball Summer Beach Volleyball Camp. For adults, the popular Beach Yoga will return.

Summer activities will also include the return of Parkruns at Sewerby and the Humber Bridge Country Park, and All Ride Open Days in find out more go HERE 

Music For All Tastes

One of the things that we are very proud of here at Beverley FM is the wide range of themed music programmes we broadcast throughout the week. Not only do we play a fantastic selection of classic oldies and current hits throughout the day, we also have a host of specialised music programmes locally produced for the listener who might only have an interest in country or jazz music or whatever. Click on the picture to find out just what we have on offer and when they are broadcast.

Keeping You Safe on the Roads

Here at Beverley FM our aim is to help motorists have all the information they need to drive at an appropriate and safe speed within the legal limit. To raise awareness of the mobile speed camera locations, we publish the daily enforcement schedule every week on our website here

Beverley FM is always looking for new or experienced volunteers to help at the station

We have plenty of roles available at Beverley FM! One key role is office administrators – the people who actually keep us running and full of content and interviews during our main shows.

Do you have one or two mornings available per week to dedicate to answering the phones, arranging and confirming interviews, writing emails, welcoming on-air guests, and keeping the place tidy? We would love to hear from you. Get in touch now by emailing

Specialist shows on Beverley FM!

These are just a few of the fab specialist shows you can hear on your radio across the week!

Not around to hear these shows live? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Head to the Listen Again section to check out some of our specialist shows available to listen to whenever you can find the time. Enjoy!

Useful Numbers

Police Non Emergencies 101
Beverley Police Station 0845-606-0222
Electricity Supply Problems 0800-375-675
Gas Emergencies and Supply 0800-111-999
Water Emergencies and Supply 0845-124-24-24
View More Useful Numbers