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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 Wensleydale School is launching a new offer for its Post-16 students on Thursday 9th of November. Starting from next September, students in the school’s Sixth Form will be able to access an exciting new curriculum that will prepare them to exceed and excel in the world of business. Charles Barnett, who will lead the … Read more

Published 5th November 2017 under Local News


From www.thebusinessdesk.com A £1.6m project to help North Yorkshire businesses improve their use of digital technology is being launched in Scarborough. CU Scarborough, part of the Coventry University Group, is launching a Digital Advantage project which will deliver digital technology workshops and one-to-one support to 150 SMEs across the county. Support will cover the use of … Read more

Published 13th June 2017 under Business News & Local News


The Market Square in the center of Leyburn will again become an area for all things 1940s with music, singing, dancing, stalls and all manner of military vehicles, farm machinery, busses, vintage cars and steam traction engines. The event will start on the evening of Friday the 21st of July with a 1940’s style dance … Read more

Published 6th March 2017 under Business News & Local News & Members News


Next Event

Leyburn 1940s Weekend 2019

  • 20/07/2019
  • from 10am
  • Leyburn Town Centre

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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.