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Entries are now open for the 8th Flavours of Herriot Country Awards – shining a light on all the outstanding, entrepreneurial and innovative food and drink businesses within Hambleton and Richmondshire.

Published 12th June 2019 under Business News & Local News


The expansion of Catterick Garrison has prompted three established local businesses to launch new branches in the town.

Published 12th June 2019 under Business News & Local News


What wonderful news! Congratulations David on your MBE and thanks for all you do for businesses and young people in the area.

Published 7th June 2019 under Business News & Local News


Good coffee, cocktails, local beers and hearty food are now the order of the day at the reopened The Fleece Yorkshire, says the new owner. – Richmondshire Today

Published 5th June 2019 under Business News & Local News


The Lower Wensleydale Business Network has responded to the demand from local businesses for more clarity on business rates by arranging and hosting an open meeting. Business owners believe that the imposition of the new business rates is placing an unacceptable burden on their businesses and the future of trade in the area and particularly … Read more

Published 9th May 2018 under Business News & Local News & Members News


This week The Lower Wensleydale Business Network facilitated some GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) training at The Jonas Centre in Redmire. York University had secured European funding to deliver the course through Advent IM Limited.Mike Gillespie, MD and Co-founder of Advent was the trainer for the day which was attended by 14 delegates, made up … Read more

Published 3rd May 2018 under Business News & Local News & Members News


We have an exciting opportunity which will connect our members with the next generation of business leaders thanks to a partnership with Wensleydale School and Sixth Form in Leyburn. We are looking for mentors and internship providers who we can match with students who are keen to pursue a vocational business route, over the more … Read more

Published 8th March 2018 under Business News & Local News


The National Living Wage applies to employees aged 25 or over. The National Minimum Wage applies to employees aged 24 and under. Increases in the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wage came into effect on the 1st of April 2017. The National Living Wage rates are now as follows: Employees aged 25 and … Read more

Published 8th October 2017 under Business News


It would seem that both businesses and the public are confused about the use in the UK of old and new £1 coins, £5 notes and £10 notes. The £1 coin The new 12-sided £1 coin became legal tender on the 28th March 2017. As from 15th October 2017 the old coin will cease to … Read more

Published 8th October 2017 under Business News & Members News


The Office of National Statistics (ONS) announced on the 12th September 2017 that the UK Consumer Prices Index (CPI) for August increased by 2.9%. This was 0.3% up on the rate reported in July 2017. Increases in the price of motor fuels and clothing were the main causes of the rise. The next statement by … Read more

Published 8th October 2017 under Business News


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Entries open for Flavours of Herriot Country Awards - Richmondshire Today

Entries are now open for the 8th Flavours of Herriot Country Awards – shining a light on all the outstanding, entrepreneurial and innovative food and drink businesses within Hambleton and Richmondshire.

Three Richmond businesses open branches in Catterick Garrison - Richmondshire Today

The expansion of Catterick Garrison has prompted three established local businesses to launch new branches in the town.