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More cash for apprenticeship scheme

A scheme that helps Richmondshire businesses employ apprentices has received another £20,000 in funding from district councillors. Members of the authority’s Corporate Board have given the green light to the cash award which will mean more small businesses can access help – and they can also use the grant to train

Rooms needed in Richmondshire to help people in temporary housing need

Businesses are being urged to help find accommodation for people in need across Richmondshire. The District Council is appealing to hotel and bed and breakfast business owners to help solve the urgent shortage of temporary rooms. With rooms often empty over the winter months they are being asked to consider renting them

Nursery scoops national award for excellence

A North Yorkshire nursery has received national recognition in the Nursery World awards, for the exceptional quality of its food and the way it is integrated into every day life for its children. Incy Wincy's Day Nursery in Bedale is Ofsted rated Outstanding and has a number of other prestigious awards

North Yorkshire sausage firm gets starring role in Lloyds Bank ad campaign

A family-owned North Yorkshire sausage business has been chosen to feature in Lloyds Bank’s latest national print, radio and online advertising campaign. Running over the next four months. Heck Food feature in a radio ad being broadcast across UK commercial stations. The thirty second clip introduces the team behind the success

Richmondshire apprenticeship scheme welcomes new members

A new scheme to help boost small Richmondshire businesses has welcomed its first members! Yorebridge House in Bainbridge has received cash from the District Council initiative – which has £30,000 in funding to help small district based businesses take on new apprentices. Henry Nel, Sophie Egglestone and Nathan Louw will all increase

Richmondshire District Council celebrates success in providing new housing

Richmondshire District Council has celebrated its continuing success in providing new housing. As well as exceeding its Local Plan housing targets for the last two years, 340 affordable homes have been created in the last seven years. To mark the achievements, the authority hosted an event at Scotch Corner with MP, Rishi

The Wensleydale Creamery launches Yorkshire Brie

The Wensleydale Creamery has added a Yorkshire Brie to its impressive portfolio of Yorkshire dairy products, offering a British alternative to the French classic. The first ever brie from the famous Yorkshire Dales cheese-maker, Yorkshire Brie, is a soft and creamy cheese, handcrafted from Yorkshire milk. The new cheese is a