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Magpies Folk Festival returns this weekend
Yorkshire folk band, The Magpies are returning with their folk festival which will be held in Sutton Park, on Friday 12th and Saturday 13th August.
Naburn Primary Sschool still may close
Naburn Primary school is still under threat of closure due to falling pupil numbers and following an Ofsted report 5 months ago, rating it as inadequate.
No Dentists in York take up share of £50m fund to help with additional appointments
Healthwatch York has said that not one dental practice in the York area applied for part of a £50m fund available to provide for additional dentist appointments.
Doner Summer launches DS Tacos at Shambles Market on 12th August
Popular vegan street food outlet Doner Summer, based in Gillygate, will now be serving up their dishes at Shambles Market from midday 12th August.
Floating community "Arts Barge" launches crowdfunder
The Arts Barge created in 2019 as a floating community centre for music, arts, crafts and much more has launched a crowdfunder to raise money to insulate the interior so it can function warmly in the winter months.
Theatre@41 announces packed new programme for Autumn/Winter
Theatre@41 is gearing up for a superb Autumn/Winter season one year on from throwing its doors open post-pandemic.
Kentmere House Gallery open this weekend - all welcome
Every weekend at the first of the month Kentmere House opens to the public. They will be open on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August from 11am to 5pm and all are welcome to come along and enjoy the fun at the gallery.
“Get your geek on at York Unleashed Comic-Con!” Sunday 28th August 2022
Unleashed Events are back at York Racecourse hosting another fun and friendly celebration of all things geeky!
It's No Mystery Why York Author Sets Book in Northumberland
A North Yorkshire author who fell in love with Northumberland after a recent visit has based her second children's book in the county.
Widower of former York native/schoolgirl visits city as part of a 100k running challenge for dementia research in memory of late wife
Dr John Hirst's wife, Patricia, was diagnosed with Frontotemporal Dementia ten years ago and died from the form of early onset dementia five years later on 22nd July 2017 at just 66 years of age
John Askey's key quotes from York City fans' forum
On Monday 8th August, a panel made up of Glen Henderson (Chairman), John Askey (Manager) and Alastair Smith (Chief Executive) took questions from the York fans, after the recent changes around the club.
York City Ladies to play at LNER Community Stadium
Newly-promoted York City Ladies have confirmed that they will play their first ever match at York's LNER Community Stadium this October, when they face Leeds United.