North of England News

13/07/2020

Great Yorkshire Show goes virtual

The Great Yorkshire Show is going online for the first time in its history to make sure farming, […]
26/06/2020

Cheshire YFCs smash target by 3,000+ miles

Malpas YFC surpassed their goal of walking, running and cycling 575 miles for charity by a whopping […]
29/04/2020

How do you hike up Everest in your own home? Climb the stairs 4,424…

Lisa Richardson has set herself a challenge to help farming people during the current pandemic: […]
13/03/2020
Sally Conner receives Mountfield award from the Driffield Agricultural Society

Sally Conner awarded for outstanding contribution

Sally Conner, Regional Manager for the North East, was presented with the Driffield Agricultural […]
12/03/2020
Northumberland beef dinner

Beef on menu for Northumberland supporters

Northumberland supporters tucked into a beef dinner at Carnaby’s Café in Alnwick, raising £600. […]
24/02/2020
A calf. Photo by Wayne Hutchinson

Calf offered for resale at auction

In 2018, David Clarke bought a heifer at the North West Auctions 200th anniversary celebrations, […]
22/01/2020

Supporters serve 85 farmhouse breakfasts

Supporters in Yorkshire started the morning right with a farmhouse breakfast, raising £610. Around […]
12/12/2019

There’s nothing frosty about Phil the snowman!

He may be super cool, but snowman Phil Smallwood certainly didn’t give a frosty reception at the […]
09/12/2019
The Driffield Cadenza Singers at the Swinton Carols

Supporters fill Swinton Castle for carols

The Driffield Cadenza Singers entertained a full house at the North Yorkshire carol evening, held at […]
03/12/2019

Helen & Co know how to sparkle

The Northumberland Committee raised £480 with a ‘Christmas Sparkle’ at the Warkworth […]
13/11/2019
Joshua Hosier with members of Barclays Ag at the Fur & Feather ball

Guests style fur and feathers for Cumbria ball

Supporters donned fur and feathers for a ball at the North Lakes Hotel in Penrith, raising £11,500. […]
11/11/2019

R.A.B.I to fast-track help to flood-affected farmers

For the second time in a month, we are releasing money from our Crisis Fund to provide emergency […]
31/10/2019
Olympic showjumper Geoff Billington

Olympic showjumper entertains at lunch

Showjumper Geoff Billington entertained guests at the Cheshire committee’s lunch, held at Crewe […]
25/10/2019

Cumbrian farmer donates in memory of son

Cumbrian farmer Joseph Relph donated £2,300 in memory of his son, Stephen. The Stephen Relph […]
22/10/2019
West Yorks Quiz winners

West Yorks quiz champions defend title

Quizmaster Paul Dela Ross tested the minds of Cumbrian supporters at the annual West Yorkshire pub […]
14/10/2019
A group of primary school students celebrating the harvest

Lancashire supporters celebrate harvest at Myerscough College

Despite flooding and waterlogged farmland across the North West, Lancashire supporters still […]
02/10/2019
A group of supporters at the welly themed beef supper in Cumbria

Cumbrian supporters put on welly good supper

A welly themed beef supper, hosted by Dodd & Co in Carlisle and organised by the Cumbria […]
17/09/2019
Staff from Althorthumbria Vets in R.A.B.I shirts on their bikes

Novices buy bikes for cycling challenge

A team of staff from Alnorthumbria Vets cycled 140 miles in two days to visit their eight branches […]
11/09/2019
Front: Jean and Bryan Bristol. Back: (L-R) Ben Briggs, Teresa and Brian Taylor

Lancashire supporter retires after 36 years

Bryan Bristol has stepped down from the Lancashire committee after 36 years of service to the […]
06/09/2019

Welfare manager celebrates 25 years

Christophine Goss, Welfare Manager for the North, celebrated her 25th year with R.A.B.I on August […]
27/08/2019
Guests at Combermere Abbey

Supporters explore Cheshire’s Combermere Abbey

Thirty supporters enjoyed a tour of Combermere Abbey in Whitchurch, Cheshire. The event raised […]
12/08/2019
BeestonYFC Winners at the Cheshire YFC charity night

Beeston YFC put on top-notch performance

Cheshire young farmers hosted their first charity night in Tarporley, raising funds for R.A.B.I, […]
08/08/2019
An auction mart full of people

Organisations come together following Yorkshire Dales flooding

Following flooding in the Yorkshire Dales, rural support organisations arranged an event at the […]
05/08/2019
An overlook of the Thornton Hall Gardens

Record-breaking lunch raises £32k

Big-hearted volunteers in Durham organised a lunch for R.A.B.I – and raised an incredible […]