For the first time in more than a year, Ripon will have a full complement of charity retailers, when the Oxfam shop reopens its doors, alongside other charities.
Ripon's Oxfam shop is reopening for the first time in more than a year today. The charity's premises on Fishergate has been shut since the first covid lockdown last March. Walter de Buck, area manager for Oxfam's retail outlets in North and East Yorkshire, told the...
After another long lockdown, both charities are excited to reopen open their doors and get the tills ringing once again. Public donations are very welcome – but due to covid precautions, people may have to take extra care when dropping off items.
The charity, which aims to help 2,000 more people in Yorkshire survive cancer every year, says it has suffered ‘a significant loss of income during the coronavirus pandemic’.
The Harrogate Fire Ants are raising money to improve sanitation on the small island of Vanuatu in the South Pacific. The club decided to help out when they realised the island, nearly ten thousand miles away, has a rugby league club with the same name.
Two friends are to support the cancer charity Macmillan by shaving their heads. Both men have brothers who have had cancer and want to thank the charity that has helped them.
The £1million replacement of Harrogate Theatre’s 120-year-old roof is set to get underway next month after councillors agreed funding for the project. The building is owned by Harrogate Borough Council which.
It will be the third food bank opened by Harrogate District Foodbank, which has seen a 20 per cent increase in demand for its services over the past year.
The free scheme uses behavioural therapy, sleep clinics and workshops rather than medication to aid sleep. Research shows 70% of children are going to bed significantly later since the pandemic.
This year marks 100 years of The Rotary Club of Harrogate. The organisation hit its centennial on January 8 and have multiple celebratory events planned for this year.
Yorkshire company, Clad Safety, has donated 125 hi-vis vests to the Harrogate Easier Living Project. The HELP volunteers are currently working at the Harrogate and Ripon covid vaccination centres.
The centre at Birk Crag in Harrogate has been partially restored but more money is needed to fit out the interior before guides can use it.
The care charity for older people organised the event to raise money and encourage people dealing with social isolation to walk and talk.