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Harrogate pupils’ CPR challenge raises £1,000 for Ukraine appeal

Students from the First Aid Team at Rossett School have been putting their CPR skills to the test to raise £1,000 for a charity’s Ukraine appeal. Eleven students from Years 7 to 13 undertook a sponsored CPR challenge spurred on [...]

Harrogate pupils’ CPR challenge raises £1,000 for Ukraine appeal2022-05-30T14:27:03+01:00

Duchy Hospital rallies to deliver urgent supplies to Ukraine hospitals

The Duchy Hospital in Harrogate is teaming up with a Ukrainian doctor practising in the UK and his hospital operator to deliver urgent medical supplies to Ukraine. Alongside Sergey Tadtayev and Circle Health Group, the Duchy will work to deliver [...]

Duchy Hospital rallies to deliver urgent supplies to Ukraine hospitals2022-05-04T07:27:28+01:00

Harrogate bus firm thanks customers for helping raise thousands for Ukraine relief

Harrogate-based bus operator Transdev has raised thousands to support Ukraine relief by donating money for every ticket sold on all its buses in a day across Yorkshire. The big-hearted bus firm decided to launch its fundraising mission to support the [...]

Harrogate bus firm thanks customers for helping raise thousands for Ukraine relief2022-04-22T13:48:23+01:00

Eden Camp offering drop off point for donations ahead of aid trip to Ukraine

Eden Camp Modern History Museum has joined a volunteer group in raising money and gathering supplies for the people of Ukraine. "Operation Eden" will see the camp team up with Veterans & Vans after successfully delivering around 25 tonnes of [...]

Eden Camp offering drop off point for donations ahead of aid trip to Ukraine2022-04-21T08:29:25+01:00

The Harrogate pilot delivering aid for Ukraine – and bringing back refugees

A Harrogate pilot has launched a fundraising campaign to allow him to continue flying medical aid destined for Ukraine - and bring back refugees on the return journey. Charles Ferguson is working alongside Graham Boulger, a commercial pilot from Sheffield, [...]

The Harrogate pilot delivering aid for Ukraine – and bringing back refugees2022-04-20T07:13:52+01:00

Charity launches appeal for supplies ahead of eight-truck convoy to Ukrainian border

A Leeds-based charity is appealing for supplies ahead of an eight-truck convoy to the Ukrainian border. Yorkshire Aid Convoy have just returned from transporting more than 120 tons of aid to Kyiv, Kharkiv and Mariupol in Ukraine. And ahead of [...]

Charity launches appeal for supplies ahead of eight-truck convoy to Ukrainian border2022-04-13T14:04:24+01:00

First Ukrainian refugees arrive in North Yorkshire with 180 homes ready to welcome people fleeing war

Ukrainians who have fled the ongoing war in their homeland have started to arrive in North Yorkshire where around 180 households will welcome the refugees into their homes. Council officials said the first refugees will be housed “very shortly” under [...]

First Ukrainian refugees arrive in North Yorkshire with 180 homes ready to welcome people fleeing war2022-04-07T12:46:30+01:00

Harrogate Grammar School’s Spring Concert shows solidarity for people of Ukraine

Students from Harrogate Grammar School performed musical classics and unique compositions at the school’s annual Spring Concert. The event, which took place on Thursday 17th March, embraced the theme of New Beginnings with spring flowers made by students in the [...]

Harrogate Grammar School’s Spring Concert shows solidarity for people of Ukraine2022-04-04T13:47:56+01:00

Starbeck community paint Ukrainian flag on former Harper’s building

The Starbeck community have grouped together to paint the Ukrainian flag on an unused building in the village. Volunteers have painted the blue and yellow colours on the former Harper's building as a sign of support for the war-torn country. [...]

Starbeck community paint Ukrainian flag on former Harper’s building2022-03-23T14:31:58+00:00

Ripon Runners complete 1,365 miles from Ripon to Kyiv to support people of Ukraine

Ripon Runners have completed the distance between Ripon and Kyiv as a sign of support for the people of Ukraine. The running group collectively clocked up their miles from running or walking within a week to accumulate the 1,365 miles [...]

Ripon Runners complete 1,365 miles from Ripon to Kyiv to support people of Ukraine2022-03-22T14:19:48+00:00