Stray FM our local radio station which has provided so much support to the local community is to be rebranded as ‘Greatest Hits Radio’. This is a sad loss of yet another local radio station.
Castle Howard’s Gardens will re-open to Members from Wed 3rd June and to all visitors from Mon 8th June. Please read the information about pre-booking and safety measures on site. https://bit.ly/2ZI4IJh
They have been monitoring the outbreak very closely. As you know the situation has rapidly changed as has the guidance. As a result they have decided to postpone the State of Caring conference scheduled to take place on 16th July 2020.
The State of Caring Conference 2020 will now take place on Wednesday 21st October 2020 at Holiday Inn Bloomsbury. See here for more details about the conference.
They will continue to take bookings, however, they will not get in touch with conference updates before the end of May as they do appreciate everyone’s priorities and way of working have been impacted due to the latest developments. Contact them by email or visit their website for more information and updates.
If your vehicle is due for an MOT on or after March 30th 2020, the MOT date will b extended by 6 months. Different rules apply for lorries, buses and trailers. For further information, please go to our ‘Topical News’ page.
The British Craft Trade Fair 2020 will be open to the pubic for one day only on April 4th. This is a first for this event. Visitors will be able to view the best that British craftsmen have to offer – all made in the U.K. The event takes place at the Yorkshire Event Centre and advanced tickets are on sale now.
We are delighted to say that Suzanne Marsland has very kindly agreed to take over the organisation of the Lunch Club, with the help of Judy Moisey. So, to celebrate, we are going to one of the Forum members’ favourite restaurants for lunch. To book a place, please contact Suzanne by telephone: 01423 560384.
Further Lunch Club dates will be announced in due course, in our newsletter and on our ‘Forum Events’ webpage. (Please see the notes at the top of that page).
Please join us. Admission is £2 which includes refreshments and a raffle ticket.
Further details in our ‘Forum Events’ page
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