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Harrogate-based campervan awning company wins top FSB award

A Harrogate-based business that creates and sells glamorous canvas campervan awnings has been named as one of the UK’s top businesses at this year’s Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Celebrating Small Business Awards.  Run by husband and wife team James [...]

Harrogate-based campervan awning company wins top FSB award2022-05-20T14:38:11+01:00

Harrogate businesses hail success of £12m new homes development

A £12m residential development in Burton Leonard has proved a home-grown sales success story for two Harrogate district businesses. Wharfedale Homes linked up with the land and new homes team at estate agents Linley & Simpson to launch to market [...]

Harrogate businesses hail success of £12m new homes development2022-05-18T10:29:46+01:00

Inflatable spas and water slides on offer at new pop-up shop in Harrogate

A Harrogate business specialising in inflatable spas has 'popped up' within the heart of the spa town’s retail centre. The owner of online enterprise 'Play Outdoors' has taken a 12-week lease of a unit in the Victoria Shopping Centre.  As [...]

Inflatable spas and water slides on offer at new pop-up shop in Harrogate2022-05-17T11:18:38+01:00

Dog food manufacturer in Wetherby becomes first of its kind in the WORLD to receive B-Corp certification

A raw dog food manufacturer in Wetherby has become the first of its kind in the world to be awarded a prestigious B-Corp certification. Naturaw, based at Thorp Arch, has spent the last 18 months undergoing a rigorous audit from [...]

Dog food manufacturer in Wetherby becomes first of its kind in the WORLD to receive B-Corp certification2022-05-16T08:31:22+01:00

Harrogate homeless charity welcomes new CEO as it prepares to expand

Harrogate Homeless Project has welcomed Francis McAllister as its new CEO as it prepares to expand its services and broaden its impact in the local community.  Francis, who lives in Harrogate, was previously deputy CEO at St George’s Crypt, an [...]

Harrogate homeless charity welcomes new CEO as it prepares to expand2022-05-16T08:06:59+01:00

The Cheeseboard in Harrogate named Inspirational Cheese Retailer of the Year

The Cheeseboard in Harrogate has been named 'Inspirational Cheese Retailer of the Year' by Speciality Food Magazine. The Commercial Street store received the award alongside a special slate trophy from Speciality Food and Le Gruyere AOP. Owner Gemma Aykroyd said: [...]

The Cheeseboard in Harrogate named Inspirational Cheese Retailer of the Year2022-05-13T13:26:10+01:00

Business Focus: Graeme Bandeira, award-winning cartoonist and illustrator

Introducing: Graeme Bandeira Occupation: Award-winning Cartoonist & Illustrator Website: https://graemebandeira.co.uk/  Social Media: @GraemeBandeira This week we catch up with Graeme Bandeira, who has been entertaining Yorkshire Post readers with his amazing cartoons for over 23 years. He talks about the inspiring [...]

Business Focus: Graeme Bandeira, award-winning cartoonist and illustrator2022-05-13T10:17:32+01:00

Yolk Farm Shop awarded ‘Breakfast of the Year’ at national flavour awards

A popular farm shop and cafe in Boroughbridge has been awarded 'Breakfast of the Year' at the Flavours of Herriot Country Awards 2022. Yolk Farm Shop in Minskip scooped the accolade at a ceremony yesterday (Monday). They came out on [...]

Yolk Farm Shop awarded ‘Breakfast of the Year’ at national flavour awards2022-05-10T09:46:33+01:00

New President of Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce announced

Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce has today (Monday) announced the appointment of Sue Kramer as the new President. Sue takes over the position from outgoing President, Martin Gerrard, whose two-year term of office comes to an end today. Sue and [...]

New President of Harrogate District Chamber of Commerce announced2022-05-09T10:02:38+01:00

Harrogate Borough Council offer free FSB membership to small local businesses

Harrogate Borough Council is offering fully-funded business support to small businesses and the self-employed in the Harrogate district. The council will be granting free membership to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) to 200 small businesses with up to 250 [...]

Harrogate Borough Council offer free FSB membership to small local businesses2022-05-03T13:04:47+01:00