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Dementia Appeal backed as Chamber charity

York & North Yorkshire Chamber charity

York Teaching Hospital’s Dementia Appeal charity will be supported by the local Chamber of Commerce over the next few months. York & North Yorkshire Chamber’s President, Bridget Davies, selected the Appeal as her nominated charity for her second year of office, which runs to July 2019. Lucy Clegg, Fundraising Manager for the charity, said: “With an aging population, the demand

Written on 3rd January 2019Mike Cartwright. Published in media, News, News story 3

Election: Reaction


Commenting on the General Election outcome, the President of York & North Yorkshire Chamber said:  “I’d like to congratulate the MPs across North Yorkshire on their election victory and look forward to working with all to ensure that business and the economy remain priorities. As the dust settles on the formation of the next government I would particularly welcome commitment

Written on 12th June 2017Mike Cartwright. Published in Current Issues, Economy, Lobbying, media, News

York Business Woman named ‘Overall Achiever’ in eco awards


At the recently held Investors in the Environment Awards ceremony held in York, Director of the Big Ideas Collective, Jacky Fitt, was awarded Overall Achiever for the Yorkshire and Humber region. Representing Investors in the Environment, Yorkshire Energy Partnership’s Ruth Collins said: We were thrilled to see Jacky win the Investors in the Environment Overall achiever award as Jacky embodies

Written on 5th October 2015Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in media, Members' news