Barnsley Schoolboy Completes Three Peaks Challenge For Hospice
Mason Coles at the summit
A Barnsley schoolboy was part of a group of fundraisers who took on the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge to raise money for Barnsley Hospice.
Mason Coles, 10, was the youngest…
23rd May 2019 03:58 PM
Doncaster-Based Charity Wins GSK IMPACT Award
The Children’s Sleep Charity
l-r: Katie Pinnock (GSK), Vicki Dawson (Children’s Sleep Charity) , Lauren Slack (Children’s Sleep Charity), Lisa Weaks (The King’s Fund)
, a Doncaster-based…
18th May 2019 09:21 AM
Over 900 New Foster Families Needed In Yorkshire And The Humber This Year To Help Change Children’s Futures
910 new foster families are needed in Yorkshire and the Humber over the next year according to new figures published today (Monday 13 May) by the UK’s leading fostering charity.
13th May 2019 12:01 AM
Dearne Valley Walking Festival 2019
The run up to Easter saw Dearne Valley Walking Group celebrate its tenth birthday with its week-long Dearne Valley Walking Festival 2019 to raise funds for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
1st May 2019 03:39 PM
Little Alf’s Meet & Greet
It’s one week since Little Alf’s meet and greet at Middleham open stables. I can’t believe how fast time is now flying and we are nearly into May. Alfie has just about lost all his winter coat…
26th Apr 2019 08:04 PM
The Heart Of Steel Raises £500,000
In less than a year, over 23,000 people have become part of history by engraving their name, or the name of a loved one, on to the iconic Heart of Steel, raising half a million pounds for the British…
23rd May 2019 03:50 PM
Thousands Of Schools To Pilot New Reception Class Check-up
Over 9,600 primary schools have registered to take part in the pilot of the Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA), the new 20-minute check that will provide a snapshot of pupils’ development when…
16th May 2019 08:41 PM
Latest Update: Parents Encouraged To Be Aware Of Scarlet Fever Symptoms
Scarlet fever is a seasonal bacterial illness that is common at this time of year, mainly affects children, and is easily treated with antibiotics.
The latest report by Public Health England (PHE) on…
11th May 2019 09:00 PM
Northern Ballet Presents Puss In Boots At Hull New Theatre
Ayça Anil in Puss in Boots. Photo by Brian Slater
This May, Northern Ballet presents the much-loved story of Puss in Boots
in an enchanting new production especially for children.
Join Puss and his…
30th Apr 2019 02:28 PM
Swim School Makes A Splash For Barnsley Hospice
Some of the children taking part in the swimathon
A Barnsley swimming academy has raised over £13,000 in just one month to support Barnsley Hospice.
Throughout March, Deborah Yule Swim School held a…
21st Apr 2019 10:00 PM