Commissioner Secures Funding to Support Child Victims of Sexual Abuse

26 days ago
Commissioner secures funding to support child victims of sexual abuse. Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Grove has secured £137,000 of Government funding to provide support for child victims of sexual abuse in East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire. -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

£2.5m to Meet Pace of Trucking Boom

50 days ago
£2.5m to meet pace of trucking boom. A family-run company with the largest specialised trailer hire fleet in Europe is expanding thanks to a £2.5 million funding package from Santander Corporate & Commercial. -> Read more at The Star

Calls to Repair Conisbrough's 'worst Road'

30 days ago
Calls to repair Conisbrough's 'worst road'. Fed-up residents are urging council chiefs to use a new funding package to repair dozens of potholes on a nightmare road ‘described as one of the worst in Doncaster. ’ ... -> Read more at South Yorkshire Times

Burberry Shareholders Revolt over Pay Package

16 days ago
Burberry shareholders revolt over pay package. SHAREHOLDERS IN Burberry have rejected the pay package of the company’s Yorkshire-born boss, after staging one of the biggest investor rebellions of recent years... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

West Yorkshire PCC Secures Funding to Tackle Human Trafficking

26 days ago
West Yorkshire PCC secures funding to tackle human trafficking. A ground-breaking project aimed at helping victims of human trafficking can be created after £200,000 was awarded to the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire, Mark Burns Williamson... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

UPDATED: Homes Blocked as Police Probe Suspicious Package in Sheffield

15 days ago
UPDATED: Homes blocked as police probe suspicious package in Sheffield. Residents have been evacuated as police investigate a suspicious package found near Sheffield city centre. -> Read more at The Star

Bypass That Will be a Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales Gets £29m

12 days ago
Bypass that will be a gateway to the Yorkshire Dales gets £29m. A MULTI-MILLION pound funding package from the Government which will ensure a long-awaited bypass becomes a reality to provide a gateway to the Yorkshire Dales has been heralded as a massive boost for the region’s economy... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

BREAKING: Homes Evacuated over Suspicious Package in Sheffield

15 days ago
BREAKING: Homes evacuated over suspicious package in Sheffield. Residents have been evacuated from their homes as police investigate a suspicious package found near Sheffield city centre. -> Read more at The Star

UPDATED: Bomb Disposal Experts Carry out Controlled Explosion on Suspicious Sheffield Package

15 days ago
UPDATED: Bomb disposal experts carry out controlled explosion on suspicious Sheffield package. Army bomb disposal experts tonight carried out a controlled explosion on a ‘suspicious package’ found in Sheffied... -> Read more at The Star

MP Calls for Fairer Schools Funding

32 days ago
MP calls for fairer schools funding. Graham Stuart MP has met with Schools Minister David Laws to argue for fairer funding for schools in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which as a sparsely populated rural area has received an unfairly low funding settlement from the Government. -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

Sheffield Road Closed After Discovery of Suspicious Package

15 days ago
Sheffield road closed after discovery of suspicious package. A Sheffield road has been closed by police this afternoon due to the discovery of a suspicious package... -> Read more at The Star

Heckyfest Gets Funding for One More Year

31 days ago
Heckyfest gets funding for one more year. A popular music festival has got the go ahead after Kirklees Council confirmed funding for its twelth appearance... -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Changes Ahead for Moor Funding

Changes Ahead for Moor Funding41 days ago
Changes ahead for moor funding. FUNDING for Ilkley Moor could be at risk but there may be opportunities for "entrepreneurial bids" to boost tourism, claims a councillor. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Barnsley MP Calls for More Brass for Brass

18 days ago
Barnsley MP calls for more brass for brass. Michael Dugher, the MP for Barnsley East, this week met with the CEO of Arts Council England (ACE), Alan Davey, to call for greater access to funding for brass bands. Access to funding is a key issue for many brass bands in Barnsley and across the country. The meeting allowed Mr Dugher to push the need ACE to work together with brass bands to... -> Read more at Barnsley News & Sport

Companies are Offered Funding for Apprentices

Companies are Offered Funding for Apprentices7 days ago
Companies are offered funding for apprentices. CREATIVE and cultural businesses in York are being offered access to funding to support apprenticeships and paid internships. -> Read more at York Press

ENO Cut in Arts Funding Shake-up

ENO Cut in Arts Funding Shake-up28 days ago
ENO cut in arts funding shake-up. The Arts Council increases the proportion of funding going to organisations outside London, including Northern Ballet and Opera North. -> Read more at BBC News

Doctors Battle Cuts to Funding

48 days ago
Doctors battle cuts to funding. A Sheffield MP has spoken out in Parliament over the plight of local GP surgeries which could face closure following cuts to a special funding pot... -> Read more at The Star

Graham Stuart MP Urges Schools Minister to End East Riding School Funding Neglect

40 days ago
Graham Stuart MP urges Schools Minister to end East Riding school funding neglect. Graham Stuart MP met Schools Minister David Laws to argue for fairer funding for schools in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which as a sparsely populated rural area has received an unfairly low funding settlement from the Government for many years... -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

Park Restorations Get £34.5m Funding

Park Restorations Get £34.5m Funding23 days ago
Park restorations get £34.5m funding. Pearson Park in Hull is to be restored with National Lottery funding after a report highlighted the decline of the UK's public open areas. -> Read more at BBC News

Barnsley MP Calls for More Band Funding

20 days ago
Barnsley MP calls for more band funding. Brass bands should have more access to funding, a Barnsley MP believes. -> Read more at The Star

Funding Plans to Grow Innovation

Funding Plans to Grow Innovation27 days ago
Funding plans to grow innovation. A FUNDING pot of £400 million has been set aside to aid growth in British Innovation. -> Read more at York Press

New Funding for Communities to Tackle Loneliness

9 days ago
New funding for communities to tackle loneliness. New funding has become available in the fight to combat rural loneliness across parts of North Yorkshire. In the effort to respond to the needs of older residents, village halls are being encouraged to become the centre of community life... -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

MP Fights Funding Cuts for Disabled

21 days ago
MP fights funding cuts for disabled. Rotherham MP Sarah Champion is fighting funding cuts to disabled students in the town - which she says will make it very hard for them to go to university. -> Read more at The Star

Funding Awarded to Develop Drama Based Learning

Funding Awarded to Develop Drama Based Learning1 day ago
Funding awarded to develop drama based learning. A £300,000 FUNDING boost has been awarded to a York-based company that developed a soap opera to support staff training. -> Read more at York Press

Not the End of the Line for Funding-hit Moors Bus Service

Not the End of the Line for Funding-hit Moors Bus Service13 days ago
Not the end of the line for funding-hit moors bus service. A NEW bus service enabling people to visit the North York Moors despite cuts to funding has been hailed a success. -> Read more at York Press