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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 to help identify hotspot areas where people are self-isolating and to highlight if they need assistance. The easy to navigate map takes […]

Following an earlier announcement that it has delayed its 2020 season opening, North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) has launched a crisis appeal to secure its livelihood and keep it on track to reopen later this year. The attraction was first formed in 1967, and as the UK’s favourite heritage railway has played a vital role […]

In light of the current government advice, we have made the difficult decision to delay the opening of North Yorkshire Moors Railway’s 2020 season until further notice. While there have been no reported cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) at the railway, the wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers is our absolute priority and matters of […]

We have been in discussion with NYCC Local Resilience Forum, Ready For Anything and Major Incident Response Team about how we best administrate spontaneous volunteers. However we recognise that the communities are self-organising, and know their communities best. Due to the  potential risks to the public and organisation in coordinating volunteers in this setting without […]

YO1 Radio have created an information portal on it’s website, dedicated and updated frequently, for local York communities with help and information as we get through the Covid-19 Outbreak together. As most people have access to a radio and not the internet these days, YO1 Radio will become an essential lifeline to those in need […]

COASTLINER AND YORK AND COUNTRY STEP IN TO HELP VOLUNTEERS TAKING SUPPLIES TO PEOPLE ISOLATED AT HOME DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK Bus operators offer free travel for organised groups to deliver food, medicines and vital supplies As the UK prepares for an expected rise in cases of Coronavirus, York and North Yorkshire bus operators Coastliner […]