Stuck in doors all day with the kids and then trying to settle them down on a night? Why not take a few minutes to rest your voice and let YO1 Radio’s Chris Marsden and Sarah Mitchell, from North Duffield Under Fives, read two children’s favourites to make bed times easier. Check out our Catchup […]
North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) has expanded its online shop to include a virtual store, which includes being able to purchase a virtual journey along the stunning heritage line, a tour of a steam locomotive’s footplate, and even a piping hot cup of Yorkshire brew or a bacon sarnie – all of which can be […]
St Leonard’s has guaranteed places available in this year’s Yorkshire Marathon, from York University and requires runners. Starting at 9am on 18th October 2020. Please call (01904) 777777 for further details.
Runners required. Join team St Leonard’s by taking one of our guaranteed places in this year’s run. 9am on 2nd August 2020 from York Knavesmire. Call (01904) 777777 for further details.
Children’s hospice Martin House has launched an online fundraising appeal as it faces a financial crisis due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The hospice has been forced to cancel or postpone the majority of its fundraising events and close all its charity shops as a result of the outbreak. It has also meant hundreds of events […]
The Mount Donates Safety Equipment For Hospice Nurses A girls’ school in York yesterday donated personal protective safety equipment to the city’s leading hospice in answer to an appeal. The Mount School York gave 85 sets of glasses-styled science eye protector safety goggles from their laboratories and 100 sets of disposable gloves to St Leonard’s […]
Families of a York girls’ school, which has been teaching pupils online this week, have been sending messages of grateful thanks to the Head for their smooth transition to learning from home. The Mount School York’s Principal, Adrienne Richmond, has kept a watchful eye on global developments surrounding Covid-19 since the outbreak first loomed at […]
Street Angels York have adopted the last remaining red phone box in York and fitted a defibrillator in it, after discussing what could be done with money which has been kindly donated to the charity. The defibrillator is located in the phone box in Duncombe Place. Although they are not required with the current situation […]
Keep talking about what you are going through with family, friends and neighbours – speaking to people always helps. Stay connected via e-mail, social media, video conference and telephone. Stick to your routines around the house. If you are stressed, pay attention to your own needs and feelings. Exercise regularly, keep regular sleep routines and […]
As COVID-19 sweeps the nation an increasing number of households are now self-isolating. In response to this, York-based digital agency Zigzag Media Ltd has recently, 19 th March, released its live platform imselfisolating.org to help identify hotspot areas where people are self-isolating and to highlight if they need assistance. The easy to navigate map takes […]