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Tim Spears on career highlights and playing for York City Knights.

Rugby league player Tim Spears has spoken to Rob Leatham about his career highlights so far and what it is like to be a player for York City Knights. He was interviewed by Rob as part of the ‘A Pain In The Grass’ show on Friday 12th March, with the show being dedicated to the… Read more »

Janey Lee Grace talks about her sobriety and how she’s helping others

Water jug and glass with lemon and mint

Singer, author and Radio 2 presenter talks about quitting alcohol and her new book Happy Healthy Sober.   Janey Lee Grace recently spoke with Miles Salter on The Arts Show about her journey to sobriety and why she decided to quit drinking alcohol. After various attempts to stop drinking, she quit for good in 2018 and… Read more »

The global pandemic hasn’t stopped local explorers from travelling around the world

David and Charlotte Stephenson in front of their vehicle

A couple with Yorkshire roots talks about their journey driving around the world. In September 2020, David and Charlotte Stephenson set off from Doncaster in their specially adapted overland vehicle to begin a trip around the world. On 26 January, David and Charlotte spoke with Jorvik Radio’s Managing Director and radio host, Bill Coleman, about… Read more »

Eating disorders don’t “discriminate” says campaigner.

Local campaigner describes her battle with an eating disorder and shares tips on helping sufferers. Rose-Anne Evans, from The Retreat York, was interviewed last week by Nick Love on his show ‘Love in the Morning’ and talked about her experience with anorexia nervosa. Last week marked National Eating disorder awareness week, a campaign which aims… Read more »

York Music Venue Celebrates 7th year with new online broadcast platform

One of the region’s award winning grassroots music venue is celebrating its 7th anniversary this year in a slightly different way during the national lockdown. The Fulford Arms in York normally hosts over 250 live music events annually but due to the pandemics restrictions, it is unable to open it’s doors at the moment.  … Read more »

YCFC Livestream Prices Announced

We are delighted to announce that York City Football Club games now will be available to watch live via the insight4 platform for the remainder of the 2020/21 season. After a successful period of live stream testing, where the club provided a free live stream and asked fans to ‘pay what you can’ alongside the… Read more »

Local artist’s works for sale as part of York theatre’s bake and make fundraising sale on 7th November

The Joseph Rowntree Theatre in York is running a bake and make craft sale on Saturday 7th November as part of its major Raise the Roof campaign. Local artist, Elliot Harrison, will be selling and signing vibrant prints, calendars and greetings cards of many of the city’s iconic buildings and views. Elliot’s work features a vibrant… Read more »

National League Funding Statement

As a club we welcome this vital National Lottery grant aid from the government. During this time of economic uncertainty, we recognise that we are lucky to receive funding and are incredibly grateful. However, we have a duty to our club to ensure that the funding allocation for York City Football Club is fair and… Read more »

‘Thundercluck’ support for this year’s Bloodaxe Book Challenge!

A leading children’s author has thrown his support behind this year’s Bloodaxe Book Challenge, the annual initiative from The JORVIK Group and York Libraries aimed at encouraging children to read more. Paul Tillery IV, author of the Thundercluck: Chicken of Thor!” books has recorded a special message for participants, and will be hosting a live… Read more »

Online Guitar Tuition

Teaching the fundamentals of reading, theory and technique, my goal is to improve your playing, taking it to the next level and beyond. Should you be a complete beginner, intermediate or advanced player, lessons aim to build confidence, the ability to improvise and diversify your guitar skills in the direction of your choice. Visit… Read more »