Month: September 2021

“Squeeze in a read” in October during North Yorks Libraries Month

This October is Libraries Month and the theme for North Yorkshire is ‘Squeeze in a read’. Everyone is invited to join in by finding 10 minutes to read each day throughout the month. You can read any book that you like and we’d love you to share book reviews of your favourite books as well …

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Zero Carbon Tour is headed to Harrogate: 15th October

The Zero Carbon Tour is a business initiative, and is on the road in the UK in its ‘Carbon Battle Bus” now, going from town to town, illustrating the amazing array of actions the business community across the UK is taking to address the climate crisis. It will be in Harrogate on 15th October from …

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“Wake Up North Yorkshire” Survey: Alcohol use during and after lockdowns

As part of North Yorkshire County Council’s Wake Up North Yorkshire campaign, independent research agency Hitch Marketing are conducting a short survey about alcohol use during and after lockdown. They want to support North Yorkshire residents in the most appropriate way to help them build alcohol safe behaviours. The results from this survey will inform …

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Advice from HMRC on avoiding cyber and phone scams

Top tip HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is warning people to be careful if they are contacted out of the blue by someone asking for money or personal information. The department sees high numbers of fraudsters emailing, calling or texting people claiming to be from HMRC. If in doubt, HMRC advises people not to reply …

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