Welcome to Rural Action Yorkshire
We can help you to make your rural community a better place to live and work in. Rural Action Yorkshire supports community groups to tackle new projects, keeps you informed about new developments and raises awareness of important issues affecting rural areas.
Whether you're interested in saving money on heating oil, learning about the Localism Act or getting the latest rural news, this website can give you the current picture and useful resources, guides and templates for you to use in your community.
We'll list details of forthcoming Rural Action Yorkshire events here, or you can see them in the Dates for Your Diary section on the left of any page on this website. A full calendar of events organised by us, our members, partners and other organisations that are of interest to rural communities can be found on our Events Calendar.
Village Hall Networking + meeting
Saturday 29 November, 10.30am - 12.30pm, Oswaldkirk Village Hall
Following recent successful networking events in the area, another chance for village hall organisers to get together and share their problems, ideas and experiences. Light refreshments will be available. Full details.
Community Resilience Training - Craven
Creating Community Friendly Buildings - Hambleton, Richmondshire + Whitby
Saturday 21 February, 10.00am - 2.00pm, Kirkby Fleetham Village Hall
Sessions include: how to attract more volunteers and participants, making your building more accessible, and dementia awareness. Share experiences with others and make use of a Q&A with an expert panel. Full details.