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Brewery’s “oarsome” fundraiser helps take Atlantic rowers step closer to £250k target

A North Yorkshire brewery’s “oarsome” fundraising event – which pitted beers from the north against their southern counterparts – has helped take a charity rowing team a step closer to its £250,000 target. T&R Theakston Brewery’s “Great British Beer Off” raised more than £3,000 for the “Men of Oar” four-man team

Dealership helps open Japanese oasis of calm in Harrogate

Motor retailer Lookers Nissan has gone back to its roots after helping to launch a newly restored Japanese Garden in Harrogate. Lookers Nissan joined local residents and avid horticulturists to re-open the Japanese Garden at Valley Gardens to the public. The Japanese Ambassador, Koji Tsuruoka, opened the garden and revealed its name,

Nursery employees caught “green-handed” sprucing up York’s community gardens

Staff from leading horticultural nursey, Johnsons of Whixley, have scattered yet more community spirit during their third volunteering project to help a worthy North Yorkshire cause. York Cares is a well-known partnership of the city’s leading employers committed to improving outdoor spaces at various community organisations across the city through employee-volunteering. As

School visit to chemical manufacturer “dispels the myth of manufacturing”

Twenty-five students have visited a Cross Hills based speciality chemicals manufacturer as part of a new initiative from the West and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce. Airedale Chemical invited in students from Parkside School, Keighley’s Holy Family Catholic School and the One in a Million free school during Bradford Manufacturing Week,