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Rishi Sunak serves up tea and cake at Stokesley memory cafe

Richmond MP Rishi Sunak called in to a memory café set up for sufferers of dementia and helped serve up tea and cake.

Mr Sunak was invited to visit the Forget Me Not café which was established 18 months ago in Stokesley Methodist Church.

Tunstall garden project wins Rishi Sunak’s approval

A garden created by the community in Tunstall, near Catterick, has been opened.

The Tunstall TIGER Project was officially opened by Richmond MP Rishi Sunak and local Army veteran Tom Hunter who has volunteered many hours of help in the garden.

Rishi Sunak secures boost for Dales tourism industry

Environment chiefs have agreed to Rishi Sunak’s call to extend the salmon fishing season on the River Ure.

The Environment Agency will start the process of changing the season when salmon can be caught in the river so it starts in February rather April.

Rishi Sunak welcomes affordable housing in Gilling West

A £1.6 million affordable housing scheme which has provided homes for people with a connection to a small Richmondshire village has been officially opened.

Rishi Sunak MP was among the guests at the opening of Broadacres’ 11-home scheme in Gilling West, near Richmond.

Rishi Sunak welcomes youngsters' love of cricket

Rishi Sunak has welcomed the growing popularity of cricket among young people in Bedale.

As part of an English Cricket Board (ECB) initiative, Bedale Cricket Club have extended itsrange of junior groups with the All Stars which  are designed for children aged 5 to 8 years.

Rishi Sunak hails success of revived Bedale Festival

Bedale's revived Scout and Guide Community Festival has been acclaimed a great success by Rishi Sunak.

The festival wasn't held in 2017 because of lack of support but returned this year and attracted hundreds of people to the grounds of Bedale Hall.