After winning a top prize in a national competition through The Bring It 2020 Crowdfunding campaign, York graphic and website designer Gemma Thirsk is giving away almost £10K worth of branding and marketing services to female start-ups looking to pursue entrepreneurship. Gemma, 25, from Haxby, York, won a £5,000 silver award in The Bring It […]
Access to the outdoors and spending time together in it, is more important than ever for families, a national *survey by the 90-year-old youth charity YHA (England & Wales) has found. The survey results, which were published by YHA on its 90th anniversary (10 April 2020), found that 93% of families regard access to the […]
Supporters of Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People are being called on to join in a national fundraising campaign to mark what would have been the 40th London Marathon on Sunday. The 2.6 Challenge has been created by organisers of the biggest mass participation sports events across the country to help raise […]
Following Government guidelines, MySight York has taken the decision to suspend all face to face services at our Merchantgate premises in order to protect our clients and staff. Although our doors are currently closed, our team are working from home and are still available to offer support, advice and information to people with sight loss, […]
Planet Food York: The Real Junk Food Project is also one of the community food providers still operating in York. In the last 4 weeks of lock-down we have distributed an average of 50 food bags each Thursday to people in Micklegate which serves in total upwards of 115 adults and children. We are also […]
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 […]