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Weekend Early Breakfast

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Weekend Early Breakfast

5:00 am 7:00 am

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A chance to win £3,000 is on offer as Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People launches its first Superdraw. The Superdraw celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Martin House Lottery, which last year alone raised more than £320,000 for the hospice. It has a top prize of £3,000, a £1,000 second prize, […]

OCAY is a small local charity who work to help people over the age of 50 by: Providing information and support through our free and independent advocacy service . Helping people to have a voice in the issues that concern them. “We help people with benefits, housing, pensions and consumer issues, amongst other things. We want […]

York Museums Trust trials new ways of opening following impact of COVID-19 York Art Gallery is inviting people to visit for free when it reopens its doors on August 1. The charity York Museums Trust, which runs the gallery, hope that by removing admission charges there will be a higher number and increased diversity of […]

York-based band KanOwurmz are releasing an original single entitled “Hope (Lockdown Session)” on Friday 3 July to raise money for the British Red Cross. All proceeds from download sales and donations will go to the charity.  How it all happened … Shortly after KanOwurmz formed in 2015, keyboard player Giordano Girotto dusted off an instrumental […]

Chief executive of Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People, Martin Warhurst, is stepping down after three years in charge. Martin will leave the charity in July, when he takes up a role at Wakefield and District Housing. During his time leading Martin House, Martin has helped to drive forward plans for a […]

Chris chats to Rachel Blueman a retired police officer who learned to play the bagpipes and has been out and about to raise money for charity and entertaining different communities

Chris chats to Rachel Blueman a retired police officer who learned to play the bagpipes and has been out and about to raise money for charity and entertaining different communities

A leading charity is calling on people to make a difference to the lives of people who need it the most in North Yorkshire, by buying a ticket in its summer raffle. All money raised from the raffle will go towards the Youth Hostels Association’s Project90 appeal. The appeal, which aims to raise £500,000 in […]

A charity fundraiser who has raised more than £40,000 by taking part in almost 100 races around the world in fancy dress – despite the fact he hates running – is taking on his biggest challenge to date. Dom Hodgson, 33, from Crossgates in Leeds, has dressed up in a fantastical range of costumes – […]

Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People has welcomed the release of a new research study which reveals a significant rise in the number of children with life-limiting conditions. Make Every Child Count, conducted by the Martin House Research Centre at the University of York, reveals the number of children in England with […]