RAY Projects

Here you will find information on all our current work and projects.  
Each project is updated with news stories and events.

Current RAY Projects

  • The Enabling Affordable Community Led Housing in North Yorkshire and East Riding project (the project) is being led by Rural Action Yorkshire in partnership with the North and East Yorkshire Rural...

  • Rural Action Yorkshire is a registered UK Online Centre. Where we can acquire funding, we deliver computer and online skills training sessions using village halls and other venues to reach rural and...

  • Working in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council Emergency Planning Team, this project is working to support communities and households across North Yorkshire get plans in place for how to...

  • The Evidencing Rural Need project provides the summary information needed to effectively represent rural issues in local and regional programme strategy, planning and prioritization. Developed by...

  • Rural Action Yorkshire works in partnership with the Howardian Hills AONB to support communities in this beautiful part of North Yorkshire.

  • This exciting project will see RAY working in partnership with local organisations in Kirklees to develop a number of Men's Sheds projects during 2016 and 2017. Men's Sheds are places run by men, for...

  • The Government has announced final details of the new LEADER programme, which will direct a total of £138m of funding to rural businesses and communities across England over the next five years to...

  • Leeds may have a thriving city centre full of busy shoppers by day and revelling partygoers by night, but its boundaries also contain autonomous rural communities, rich with the culture and...

  • North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) and the County’s Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have awarded a £1.4 million grant to a joint bid from Rural Action Yorkshire (RAY) and North Yorkshire...

  • Rural Action Yorkshire has appointed LSI Energy as our preferred Energy Partner. Energy costs are a major issue for Parish Councils, rural community buildings and other organisations in the rural...