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Yorkshire’s largest independent vehicle-hire firm celebrates ten years in Barnsley

Yorkshire’s largest independent vehicle-hire firm is celebrating the ten year anniversary of its Barnsley depot.   Arrow Self Drive opened its Barnsley depot in April 2008, following success in several other Yorkshire depots. The local celebration comes as the firm celebrates 30 years since beginning in Huddersfield. Barnsley depot manager, Louise Ramsbottom, is

B&Q customers build up four-figure sum for Barnsley Hospice

Barnsley Hospice has received a donation of over £3,000 from B&Q’s Cortonwood store in Brampton. Staff and customers raised the money through in-store fundraising and collection days, to help the hospice provide specialist care for people affected by life-limiting illnesses including cancer, motor-neurone disease and heart disease. Sam Silverwood, fundraising manager at

Barnsley-based vehicle-hire firm partners with local hospice

Yorkshire’s largest independent vehicle-hire firm has entered into a long-term partnership with Barnsley Hospice. Arrow Self Drive will provide the charity with exclusive use of a Luton tail lift van, for use across the hospice’s nine retail sites in the region.   Arrow Self Drive’s contribution will allow the charity to

Freemasons donation boosts funds for Barnsley Hospice

Barnsley Hospice has received a grant of £1400 from the Masonic Charitable Foundation, to help provide care for patients with life-limiting illnesses. This is just one of 245 grants to hospices around the country from Freemasons. In total £600,000 will be donated to hospices all over England and Wales this year. Contributions

Reds legend set for Oakwell return at hospice fundraiser

Barnsley FC legend Gerry Taggart will return to Oakwell with tales from the dressing room at Barnsley Hospice’s Sporting Dinner next month. Taggart made 250 appearances for the Reds in the 1990s, impressing fans with his defending skills during five years at Barnsley and breaking into the Northern Ireland national team

Barnsley Hot Tubs wins gold at British Pool & Hot Tub Awards

Barnsley Hot Tubs, based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire is celebrating after collecting Gold at the prestigious British Pool & Hot Tub Awards, hosted by BISHTA and SPATA, held at the Ricoh Arena, in Coventry. The British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA) and the Swimming Pool and Allied Trades

“Share your disability story” on charity’s new website

Disability Action Yorkshire has launched its new website with a distinct feature allowing disabled people to share their individual stories with the world. The website has been tailor-made for the Harrogate charity by digital marketing company, HMA, which specialise in creating websites and apps for clients in the healthcare, science and

Henry Boot Developments completes Thorne Park scheme

Henry Boot Developments (HBD) has completed its 20-acre Thorne Park scheme in Doncaster. The final plot of land has been acquired in a freehold sale by franchisee company, QFM Group, which operates brands such as Costa Coffee, KFC, Taco Bell and Anytime Fitness. Thorne Park is a high specification development of over

Investor starts Barnsley industrial estate refurb

A 20,000 sq ft warehouse at a Barnsley industrial estate is to undergo extensive refurbishment by new owners to help satisfy pent up demand in the region. Overseas investors bought J38 Industrial Estate at Darton, near Barnsley, which comprises 215,000 sq ft of space across 16-acres, back in April 2017 with