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‘A Season For Giving’ Event at Fairfax House

Christmas has moved into Fairfax House. From 20th November to 9th January, visitors can travel back in time in the new ‘A Season for Giving’ event, where each room of the house will feature different historic instillations. The featuring displays will include a...

School Children team up with Archbishop of York to Plant Trees

School children have helped the Archbishop of York plant trees in the grounds of Bishopthorpe Palace. The children from Archbishop of York Junior School are participating in a UK-wide tree planting initiative to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and learn about...

York “oven ready” for new Great British Railway HQ

The MP for York Outer has called York “oven ready” to be the home of the new Great British Railways HQ. Julian Sturdy spoke in Parliament to say York has an “unrivalled skills base” in rail, and boasts a strong rail heritage that is fit to host the new premises....

Eric the mobile hot drinks van can now operate in all weathers

Clare Casey with "Eric" Photograph: Nadia Jefferson-Brown Caseys Coffee who set up their mobile hot drinks van in Station Rise, York in April 2021, have come third in a public vote winning £2000 from First York bus company.  Clare and Matthew Casey’s van is known as...

NHS figures show increase in patients seen face to face since before pandemic

NHS data released shows more than 392,000 appointments were made with GPs in York and North Yorkshire in September, which is 10% more than in September 2019. The figures show that 225,000 of these appointments were face to face.  Almost 50% of the appointments...

Ken Spelman bookshop to close after 73 years

Ken Spelman bookshop in Micklegate Photograph: YorkMix Tony and Nikki Forthergill who have run the Ken Spelman bookshop in Micklegate for 43 years, will be closing the shop, but not their business.  Tony said the pattern of people buying cheap second-hand books has...

York City residents are the thriftiest in the country

Photograph: Ed Horner Research carried out by Radiance Fireplaces has just been released and their report shows York residents are the most frequent Googlers to try and find ways of reducing heating costs. A spokesperson said: "With energy costs soaring around the UK,...

York’s oldest street launches new website

Godramgate Traders Association. Photograph: Mike Laycock Goodramgate Traders Association formed earlier this year has just launched a website to promote one of York’s oldest and historic streets.  City of York Council provided funding to the association, and it...

Archbishop Holgate’s School “Outstanding in all areas”

Head Teacher, Andrew Daly, with students from Archbishop Holgate's Academy. Photograph: York Press An Ofsted two-day inspection at Archbishop Holgate’s School has concluded that “it was an exceptional place for pupils to learn” and said to be outstanding in all...

Dinosaur Spectacular in York Theatre Christmas Cracker

Theatre@41 is set to welcome the touring dinosaur spectacular Teach Rex for a Christmas  show like no other.  The shows at Monkgate...


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