Local News

Supporting Help For Heroes

My wife and I enjoyed a great evening at the Help for Heroes Winter Ball in support of Phoenix House Recovery Centre at Catterick Garrison. 

Scruton Village Hall Meeting

Another great meeting with local residents, this time in the packed village hall in Scruton.

Enjoying the Highest Pub In England!

After a busy day meeting people in Reeth, Gunnerside, Keld and Muker, I headed to Tan Hill, which at 1732 feet is the highest pub in England! 

Getting To Know The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) is the independent body that oversees the Dales. I met with Chief Executive David Butterworth to understand more about what the Authority does and its interaction with the local community.

Richmond Coffee Morning

Richmond Town Hall hosts regular coffee mornings for various local charities. I went along this morning to introduce myself to residents and hear about their concerns.