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 […]
16/10/2018
Georgina Lamb, Chloe, and Frank Chislett

Yorkshire Post’s rural awards celebrate the county’s best

For the second consecutive year, R.A.B.I was the chosen charity at the Yorkshire Post’s Rural Awards. Funds were raised through a silent auction, which was organised […]
03/10/2018
A crowd of people in a hall, with a painting of Jesus on the wall

Supporters dine in Lady Waterford Hall

The Lady Waterford Hall was the setting of the Northumberland committee’s Sunday lunch, which raised £1,600. The hall was commissioned in 1860 by Louisa Anne, Marchioness […]
21/09/2018
A lone tree in a field

Our work in Yorkshire

R.A.B.I has given out around £188k to farming people in Yorkshire, compared to £124k for the same period last year. These grants were given to 127 […]
20/09/2018
A harvester in a field

Yorkshire puts on harvest ball for farmers in hardship

R.A.B.I is holding a harvest ball in October to raise money for farmers in financial hardship. The ball will take place at the Pavilions at the […]
12/09/2018
Two people on horses

Fundraisers saddle up for charity ride

Around 50 horses and riders took part in a pleasure ride around Binchester, near Bishop Auckland, to enjoy the stunning countryside. The event raised £680. Organised […]