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‘Rising to the Challenge’ Rural Action Yorkshire’s Annual Conference & AGM

Date: 
Saturday, 15 October 2016 - 9:30am - 2:00pm
Location: 

Bishopthorpe Village Hall, Bishopthorpe, York, YO23 2RB

SAVE THE DATE!

Following our AGM which is open to RAY members, we will be holding our annual conference, which will be open to members and non-members to discover how rural communities are overcoming the impact of service cuts from people who have done it.

'Rural Matters' - Rural Action Yorkshire's Annual Conference and AGM

Date: 
Saturday, 24 October 2015 - 9:30am - 1:30pm
Location: 

East Keswick Village Hall, East Keswick, LS17 9DA

 

Details of 2015's Annual General Meeting - Saturday 24th October 2015 - East Keswick Village Hall

Becoming a Community Friendly Building | Conference / Training Event | near Harrogate

Date: 
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: 

Almscliffe Hall, Huby, near Harrogate, LS17 0AN

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Plentiful car parking on site. Within walking distance of Weeton railway station on the Harrogate to Leeds line and on the 747/X52/X53 bus route.

This event is being organised by RAY as part of our Community Friendly Buildings Project, which helps community buildings develop new service and project ideas that will help them reach new audiences in their local community, by making their building more accessible to those local people who are older and may be vulnerable or at risk of social isolation. Some of the emphasis of the project is on making community buildings and activities accessible to those living with dementia.

Becoming a Community Friendly Building | Conference / Training Event | near Scarborough

Date: 
Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 

Newby and Scalby Community Hall, Scalby Road, Scalby, Scarborough, YO13 0RA

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The venue has plentiful car parking and can also be reached on the Whitby to Scarborough X93 bus and by using the 13/14/15 bus service from Scarborough railway station.

PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO SPEAKER AVAILABILITY THIS EVENT WILL NOW START ONE HOUR LATER THAN ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED, AT 12PM, NOT 11AM.

Keep Calm and focus on Community Resilience

Date: 
Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 

Victoria Hall, Settle, BD24 9DZ

Make sure your community is prepared!

Are you aware of the risks you and your community might face, e.g. flooding or snow? How can you help yourself and those around you during an emergency?

Join us for a practical and exciting session which will help your community become more resilient in bad weather and emergencies through preparing an emergency plan. The session will help you to identify:

Community Resilience

Date: 
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 

Grassington Institute, BD23 5AA

Join us for a practical session which will help your community become more resilient and prepare for winter.
 
This event is aimed at anyone living or working in a rural community, such as parish councillors and village hall representatives, as well as any other volunteers.

Safer, Healthier Communities: 2014 Rural Action Yorkshire AGM | Kirk Deighton

Date: 
Saturday, 11 October 2014 - 10:00am - 2:15pm
Location: 

Kirk Deighton Village Hall (TBC)

Staff Contacts: 

The 2014 AGM will be held on Saturday 11 October at Kirk Deighton Village Hall (times and venue to be confirmed - invitations will be posted to all RAY members in due course). The event will feature a series of presentations and workshops as well as the main meeting, along with a buffet lunch and the chance to meet and speak to representatives of RAY members from across the county and a range of other organisations that can support our members' activities.

RAY's Networking event and AGM 2013

Date: 
Saturday, 12 October 2013 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location: 

Pannal Village Hall, Pannal, HG3 1JG

This event promises to include everything you need to know to get started with a new project, breathe life into a village hall, or motivate your community.  We’ve invited some of our key partners and local experts to give you the latest advice all in one place. 

Resilience Not Reliance York

Date: 
Thursday, 6 April 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 

York Castle Museum, Tower Street, York, Y10 9RY

Resilience not Reliance is coming to York Castle Museum – Have you booked your place?

We are thrilled to announce that the 3rd of our Resilience not Reliance engagement events is happening on the 6th April 2017 at York Castle Museum. 

Show Me You Care: North Yorkshire Dementia Conference | Harrogate

Date: 
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: 

Harrogate Conference and Exhibition Centre

A chance for everyone interested in dementia to forge connections and share experiences, passion and knowledge.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

  • CEO & Founder of Care Matters, Dr David Sheard
  • Chief Admiral Nurse and CEO of Dementia UK, Hilda Hayo
  • Actor John Middleton: Emmerdale’s ‘Ashley Thomas’
  • CEO Dementia Forward, Jill Quinn
  • Head of Commissioning - Services for Older People, NYCC, Mike Rudd

AN EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY TO