Beverley Tourism

Beverley is a market town, civil parish and the county town of the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. The town is noted for Beverley Minster, Beverley Westwood, North Bar (a 15th-century gate) and Beverley Racecourse. Its namesake serves as the origins for the cities of Beverly, Massachusetts, and, in turn, Beverly Hills in California. The town was originally known as Inderawuda and was founded around 700 AD by Saint John of Beverley during the time of the Anglian kingdom of Northumbria. After a period of Viking control, it passed to the Cerdic dynasty, a period during which it gained prominence in terms of religious importance in Great Britain. It continued to grow especially under the Normans when its trading industry was first established. A place of pilgrimage throughout the Middle Ages due to its founder, it eventually became a notable wool-trading town. Beverley was once the tenth-largest town in England, as well as one of the richest, because of its wool and the pilgrims who came to venerate its founding saint, John of Beverley. After the Reformation, the regional stature of Beverley was much reduced. In the 20th century, Beverley was the administrative centre of the local government district of the Borough of Beverley (1974–1996). It is now the county town of the East Riding, located 8 miles (13 km) north-west of Hull, 10 miles (16 km) east of Market Weighton and 12 miles (19 km) west of Hornsea. According to the 2001 United Kingdom census the total population of the urban area of Beverley was 29,110 – of whom 17,549 live within the historic parish boundaries. The population of the parish had risen to 18,624 at the time of the 2011 United Kingdom census. As well as its racecourse and markets, Beverley is known in the modern day for hosting various food and music festivals throughout the year.

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If you are looking for travel information of Beverley in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. Beverley is located at a short trip away from Manchester a major city in United Kingdom. Add Manchester to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. A vacation to Beverley can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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  • Know the pollution level of Beverley before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 29.17 (Low)
  • How safe is Beverley for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Beverley.

    • Burglary and Theft 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.7 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.17 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 51.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Beverley is 166.49 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 50.88 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.96 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 42.72 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.18 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 59.29 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.97 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.21 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.88 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Beverley

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.23 USD

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