THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens 13 May to support local groups

Community groups and projects can apply for grants from THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District from this week supported by donations from THE LOCAL LOTTO and Harrogate-based Full Circle Funerals. As COVID19 restrictions continue to be lifted, THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens on 13 May 2021 for applications from local groupsContinue reading “THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens 13 May to support local groups”

Green light for carbon action.

600 tonne reduction in carbon emissions predicted. Harrogate Borough Council (HBC) has won over £2.4million from a debcarbonisation scheme from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to help with the district’s leading climate change programme. The money will be spent improving both the Hydro and Harrogate Convention Centre, improving energy efficiency andContinue reading “Green light for carbon action.”

Local company brings Kickstart to the Harrogate District

Knaresborough-based Your Consortium are currently looking for businesses and charities across Yorkshire who would like to give a young person a great opportunity through the government’s Kickstart scheme. The scheme will provide the full wage for 25 hours/week for 6 months as well as a £1,200 flexible grant to support with equipment, training and supportContinue reading “Local company brings Kickstart to the Harrogate District”

Woodfield House development update.

Following the closure of the Woodfield House care home in 2018 North Yorkshire County Council retained the site for development under its housing company Brierley Homes.   Cllr Scott has worked closely with nearby residents and the developers to ensure the development was right for the area. Cllr Scott commented: “Housebuilding is a sensitive issueContinue reading “Woodfield House development update.”