15/04/2019

Bedale’s book fair says goodbye to organiser Denny

Denny Gibson’s final Bedale Book & Postcard Fair raised an impressive £1,400. After 23 years of organising the biannual event, Denny (pictured centre above) has decided […]
05/04/2019

British beef on the menu at Railway Inn

Supporters in Yorkshire celebrated Great British Beef Week with a delicious roast beef dinner, raising £830. The Great British Beef Week campaign is organised by Ladies […]
20/03/2019

A year in the life of a farmer’s wife

‘A Farmer’s Diary – A Year at High House Farm’, written by farmer’s wife Sally Urwin, will be published by Profile Books on April 4. Sally […]
20/03/2019
Open pages of a book

New chapter for Bedale’s popular book fairs

It started as a one-off fundraiser for the children of Chernobyl in 1996. However, after raising over £50,000 for a number of charities over 23 years, […]
17/12/2018
Robyn holding a bag over her shoulder

‘My illness is a lot like farming, it comes with daily challenges’

Twenty-year-old Robyn Hogg (pictured) grew up on her parents’ 260-hectare arable farm in Cramlington, Northumberland. She is currently studying at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester […]
10/12/2018

Supporters sing new rendition of Good King Wenceslas

The annual carol service at the Swinton Park Hotel saw more than 100 guests enjoying the festive music. Penny Walker led the entertainment, with songs from […]
29/11/2018

Guests order seconds at farmhouse breakfast

A farmhouse breakfast event, held at Sam Turner and Sons Ltd garden centre in Piercebridge, County Durham, raised £900. Around 80 guests were treated to a […]
24/10/2018
Too Many Horses - the winning team at R.A.B.I's quiz night

‘Too Many Horses’ win pub quiz

A record 16 teams attended the ever popular annual West Yorkshire pub quiz, held at the Golcar Lily pub near Huddersfield. Quizmaster Paul Dela Ross tested […]
18/10/2018
Four ladies sat on a green tractor

Supporters bring tractors onto the dance floor

A harvest ball, held at the Pavilions at the Yorkshire Showground, raised £5,200. Organisers brought agriculture onto the dance floor by decorating the hall with farm […]
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