19th September 2018
(Left to right) Georgina Lamb, Nikki Quayle and Gillian Potts

Looking for Lots for Farmers’ Charity Auction

Businesses, farmers and the rural community are invited to contribute items to go under the hammer to benefit some of Cumbria’s best-loved charities, including R.A.B.I. For […]
14th September 2018
Georgina Lamb and The Countess of Wessex

Royal visit at the Westmorland Show

Sophie, Countess of Wessex, met R.A.B.I staff and supporters at the ever-popular Westmorland Show in Cumbria. The one-day show, held at Crooklands, attracted tens of thousands […]
15th August 2018

Rain can’t stop Big Day Out in Cheshire

Despite adverse weather, the Nantwich Big Day Out went ahead without a hitch, raising funds for R.A.B.I and Hope House & Tŷ Gobaith. The Big Day […]
31st July 2018

Changing lives – John’s story

Illness forced John to give up work in 2004 after farming all his life. John worked on his family farm in Yorkshire from a young age. […]
23rd July 2018

Cheshire couple host sunny afternoon tea

Around 60 guests joined the Cheshire committee for an afternoon tea and music at Churchfields Barn in Barthomley. The event raised £600 to help farming people […]
16th July 2018
Three people sat in chairs

Raffle tickets sell out at Great Yorkshire Show

The sun shone on the 160th Great Yorkshire Show, where crowds of people visited the R.A.B.I stand. Regional managers Sally Conner and Georgina Lamb attended the […]
9th July 2018
A group of people at the top of a hill holding an R.A.B.I and British Wool banner

British Wool fundraisers climb the Yorkshire Peaks

A flock of British Wool staff took to the hills to raise more than £2,400. The team of nine trekked the 25 mile route up the […]
26th June 2018

Skydiver glad to get feet on terra firma!

To mark the end of her presidency of the Rotary Club, Carlisle, former R.A.B.I trustee Nicki Quayle undertook a skydive to raise money for some of […]
5th June 2018

Family of swans steal the show at garden tour

Ian and Mary Reay opened their gardens at Eden Leas, in Culgaith, for 170 supporters, raising £2,000. The gardens, which the Reays have worked on since […]
29th May 2018
Five people holding two large cheques

Emyr auctions unique British Blues in memory of late wife

Powys farmer Emyr Wigley raised £16,905 at an auction at Carlisle Mart, where he sold cattle from his Old Stackyard British Blue herd. The funds will […]