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Legacy of women’s football continues as players from pit villages take to the pitch

Despite the Women’s World Cup campaign coming to an unsuccessful end for the England team, another group of aspiring female footballers are set to...

CBRE’s Second Cycle Series North Steps Up A Gear

Northern Property Professionals Saddled Up For Cycling Fundraiser

UKFast pens one-year extension with Sale Sharks

Premiership Rugby side Sale Sharks has announced a one-year extension to the deal it has in place with principal sponsor UKFast. The Manchester-based cloud hosting...

Unique Lake District eco-tourist attraction set for million pound investment

A Lake District eco-tourism business offering unique wild animal experiences is to undergo an ambitious £1.4m development to expand and enhance its facilities. ‘Predator Experience' provides walking with wolves, falconry and hawk walk experiences.

Family run holiday park company expands into the Ribble Valley

Lancashire family-run holiday park company, Holgates, has expanded into the Ribble Valley with the purchase of its seventh park - Rimington Leisure Park near Clitheroe. Half a million pound investment is planned over the next 12-18 months.

Meadowhall to lead in late-night experiences

Meadowhall, Yorkshire’s leading lifestyle destination, has unveiled major developments in their leisure offering with the launch of their late-night experience programme.
Events schedule to guarantee a Sparkling Summer across the district

Events schedule to guarantee a Sparkling Summer across the district

Summer is getting a new lease of life across the Bradford district with the return of the all-inclusive initiative, Sparkling Bradford. Key partners Visit Bradford,...

Leisure design specialist pitching for the big time

Newcastle-based Bilateral Design was recently appointed as the lead concept designers for the interior leisure elements of ambitious plans to redevelop a Wallsend golf club into a 21st century leisure destination.

Stagecoach MCSL to run Preston’s Park & Ride scheme

Bus operator Stagecoach Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire is to take over operation of the Preston Park and Ride scheme. From next week, passengers will...

Manor House Lindley shortlisted for trio of awards

Manor House Lindley has been shortlisted for three awards. The Huddersfield-based venue has been named as a finalist in Yorkshire’s famed White Rose Awards...

Tees Valley women urged to try cycling as part of new campaign

Let's Go Tees Valley's latest campaign hopes to encourage more women to try travelling by bike for their local journeys this summer.

Leeds Corn Exchange celebrates independent retailers this Independence Day

Thursday 4 July marks Independence Day but in Leeds, the iconic Corn Exchange is celebrating its independent retailers through its own campaign ‘Independents’ Day’.

Bamburgh Castle raises glass to 125th anniversary

Two special beers have been launched to mark the 125th anniversary since Victorian philanthropist Lord Armstrong saved Bamburgh Castle, and turned the crumbling citadel into one of the nation's best-loved coastal landmarks.

Northumberland National Park secures new conservation grant to protect its Dark Skies

Northumberland National Park is one of five UK National Parks in 2019 to be awarded a conservation grant from the newly launched Clif Bar...

Facilities investment at Yarm’s Princess Alexandra Auditorium completed

A £1m investment project at Yarm School’s Princess Alexandra Auditorium, which includes a splendid new bar area, has been completed. In addition to the bar,...

Merseyrail passengers among most satisfied in the country

Merseyrail has some of the most satisfied passengers in the UK, new survey results can reveal.

Buckets and spades at the ready

It’s hankies on heads and buckets and spades at the ready as thousands of youngsters across the region get set to dig in for...

Merseyrail offers free travel to military personnel on Armed Forces Day

Merseyrail will be offering free travel to all serving personnel and veterans on Armed Forces Day this year.

Boro legend Mark Proctor is helping students brush up on their football skills

Boro legend Mark Proctor is launching a new football academy for students at Redcar & Cleveland College.

Urban Charity Cycling Challenge Will Be An Adrenaline Fuelled Spectacle

Gladiatorial style urban charity cycling challenge The Rampage, is back in Leeds for a second year and the July contest is set to be one of the region’s best free of charge spectator events of the year.

Get set for open top bus fun with the new NewcastleGateshead Toon Tour sightseeing...

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is launching its NewcastleGateshead Toon Tour open-top sightseeing bus service on Saturday 29 June ready for...

Stagecoach gives passengers a little lift for wellbeing week

Bus operator Stagecoach Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire has spent the day spreading messages of positivity across its network as the company celebrates World...

Chance to see a re-engineered Defender up close at open day

Open day at Twisted Automotive is set to be the biggest and best yet

Double delight for holidaymakers thanks to Johnsons of Whixley

Johnsons of Whixley is one of the largest commercial nursery businesses in the UK, and a trusted supplier of plants and trees to the amenity and holiday park sectors.

Boutique hotel scores with Wimbledon gin fortnight

The ball is in the court of a luxury hotel this July to celebrate the start of Wimbledon as it hosts a fortnight of...

SSD Concerts and Graham Wylie Foundation Unite For Music Therapy

The organisers of This is Tomorrow Festival have presented a cheque to the Graham Wylie Foundation as it looks to help fund a pioneering...

North East Racer McKenna Chasing Le Mans Dream After Win Streak

North East racing driver Scott McKenna has his eyes set on the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours after a purple patch of winning form.

Grand Central plans new Blackpool to London route from 2020 in major boost for...

Grand Central has today confirmed that its plans to run trains between Blackpool and London from Spring 2020 are firmly on track.

York Volvo retailer gears up for mud, sweat and tears

The manager of a York car retailer geared up for a gruelling challenge in Leeds in aid of a local charity this weekend. Tim Marrison,...

Lancashire Brewery Gives A Helping Hand at Me-Ale Time

Old School Brewery (OSB), based in Warton, North Lancashire, has just launched a special beer to help raise much needed funds for the Morecambe Bay Food Bank and to help raise awareness of food waste and food poverty in the region.

Yorkshire Businesswoman launches national ‘Have a Heart’ Campaign

A businesswoman from Yorkshire, whose depression has seen her lose days in bed, scared to face people and too anxious to leave the house, is spearheading a national campaign this month and fundraising for MIND, as part of World Wellbeing Week.

Batman helps Mill Gate Shopping Centre raise more than £1000 for One Great Day...

On Saturday 15th June, Mill Gate Shopping Centre Bury took part in One Great Day, an opportunity to raise money for local Forget Me Not children’s hospice Grace’s Place and Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital.

What you can expect from Liverpool’s newest live music venue & bar Jimmy’s

With just over six weeks until its grand opening, Jimmy’s has revealed a sneak peek into its newest venue in Liverpool city centre. Founded by...

Storthes Hall Park shortlisted for two hospitality and tourism awards

Storthes Hall Park near Huddersfield has been nominated in two awards for the prestigious White Rose tourism awards that recognises the very best that Yorkshire has to offer.

The heat is on at Blyth’s Festival by the Sea

The heat is on at this summer’s Festival by the Sea as its famous chilli eating competition notches up a few degrees. The competition –...

British manufacturer celebrates International Women in Engineering Day

The world’s only manufacturer of vinyl playing jukeboxes is celebrating International Women in Engineering Day on June 23 with the announcement of two females to its senior management team.

Merseyrail offers free travel to celebrate Clean Air Day

Merseyrail will be handing out free train tickets to celebrate Clean Air Day on 20 June – encouraging people to “go clean, go green, go Merseyrail”.

Wear Bridge Selfie Snap to Win

Selfie enthusiasts in Sunderland and Durham are being encouraged to take their snaps with the magnificent bridges of the region during this summer’s Explore...

North East Bridge Selfie Snap can win £150

Selfie enthusiasts of the North East are being encouraged to take their snaps with the magnificent bridges of the region during this summer’s Explore...

Brandon Boxers Up For The Fight In New Competition-Standard Ring

Members of a successful County Durham community boxing club are on their toes after winning a four-figure grant from a regional employer for a new competition-standard boxing ring.