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£1 million in funding for North Yorkshire’s older veterans

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 18:00

NORTH YORKSHIRE is set to receive £1 million in funding for older veterans over the age of 65.

The funding is by the Chancellor using LIBOR funds and has been awarded to a portfolio of organisations... Read More »

Tags: Funding, News, Primetime

Join in with The Big Adventure this National Go Canoeing Week

Join in with The Big Adventure this National Go Canoeing Week

Posted: Wed, 10 May 2017 12:28

National Go Canoeing Week runs from 27th May to the 4th June and is a fantastic way to have fun on the water whilst raising money for a great cause!

Whether you have never picked up a paddle before or you're... Read More »

Tags: News

York named British Rowing World Class Start centre

York named British Rowing World Class Start centre

Posted: Fri, 05 May 2017 09:29

The University of York has been recognised as one of 10 British Rowing centres in the UK for the development of its World Class Start Olympic pathway programme.

World Class Start is a high performance training... Read More »

Tags: News, Rowing, University of York, York, York Sport

Nidderdale Charity Walk

Nidderdale Charity Walk

Posted: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:37

The 2017 walk will take place on Sunday 7th May and will be the 24th annual charity walk organised by the Rotary Club of Harrogate and the third hosted by Ripley Castle after a very successful 2016 event.... Read More »

Tags: Fun, Harrogate, Inclusive, Walking

Change 4 Life Clubs celebrate with Olympian Craig Heap

Change 4 Life Clubs celebrate with Olympian Craig Heap

Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2017 09:42

Olympic Gymnast Craig Heap was on hand last week to celebrate the North Yorkshire Sport Change 4 Life festival held at Queen Margaret's School in Escrick.

Over 160 children took part in a huge range of... Read More »

Tags: Change 4 Life, News, Schools

Dalby School Games XC Video

Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2017 09:38

The video for the North Yorkshire Sport School Games Cross Country held recently at Dalby Forest is now live!

UPDATED: View the photos from the Podiums! (NB we were not able to capture all podium images... Read More »

Tags: News, School Games, School Sport

North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2017

North Yorkshire County Council Community Awards 2017

Posted: Tue, 04 Apr 2017 16:00

The 2017 community awards are now open for nominations. The awards recognise and celebrate voluntary work by individuals and organisations countywide.

There are four categories:

Tags: Awards, Clubs, Coaching, News, Volunteering

Richmond Swimming Pool officially 'Dementia Friendly'

Richmond Swimming Pool officially 'Dementia Friendly'

Posted: Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:16

This week Richmond Leisure Centre Swimming Pool has been given the official stamp of 'Dementia Friendly' approval. The title has been awarded by North Yorkshire Sport and the Amateur Swimming Association... Read More »

Tags: Dementia Friendly, News, Swimming

Get On Track Selby Celebration

Get On Track Selby Celebration

Posted: Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:06

Young people from Selby celebrated their success yesterday after completing the North Yorkshire Sport and Dame Kelly Holmes Trust "Get on Track" programme, which uses sports activities to increase employability... Read More »

Tags: Get on Track, News, Selby

Regional Young Sailors Prepare For The New Season

Regional Young Sailors Prepare For The New Season

Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44

Young sailors across the region are polishing their boats and dusting off their bouyancy aids as they get ready to do battle with each other, and the weather, during this spring and summer.

No sooner do... Read More »

Tags: News