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Northallerton Christmas Shop Window Competition

Business owners in Northallerton High Street are joining together this Christmas to spread festive cheer and raise money for Yorkshire Air Ambulance by entering a competition for Northallerton’s best shop windows. Businesses can join the competition by paying £20 to enter their window. As a result they will be included in the list of shops … Continue reading “Northallerton Christmas Shop Window Competition”

Northallerton Firework & Bonfire Display 2016

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, on behalf of Northallerton Town Council, are delighted to be again staging the area’s biggest free firework display and bonfire, sponsored by Simon Bailes Peugeot. Although donations are collected at the event by volunteers, without this additional support the Partnership would not be able to deliver such a spectacular … Continue reading “Northallerton Firework & Bonfire Display 2016”

Tourism boss addresses final meeting about town’s improvement plans

THE man who brought the Tour de France to Yorkshire will address a meeting later this month about ambitious plans to improve Northallerton’s High Street. Sir Gary Verity, who as Chief Executive of tourism organisation Welcome to Yorkshire led the phenomenally successful project that saw the world’s biggest cycle race start in Yorkshire in 2014, … Continue reading “Tourism boss addresses final meeting about town’s improvement plans”

Save the date: Final meeting to hear about town’s improvement plans

SEPTEMBER brings the final public opportunity for businesses in Northallerton to find out more about a proposed Business Improvement District. Please put Wednesday 21 September in your diaries (5.30pm for 6pm). The event is held at Barkers and will welcome speakers Sir Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, and Johnny Hayes, Chairman of … Continue reading “Save the date: Final meeting to hear about town’s improvement plans”

Update meeting for town’s Business Improvement District plans

RESULTS from a survey to discover what businesses and customers think about North Yorkshire’s county town are to be discussed at a meeting next month. Views about Northallerton were sought by those seeking to establish a Business Improvement District (BID) in the town. Since a well-attended meeting set out the BID proposal in February, support … Continue reading “Update meeting for town’s Business Improvement District plans”

Next phase for town’s BID to improve experience for visitors

VISITORS to a North Yorkshire town are being urged to give their views on how it can be improved. Business owners in Northallerton will also be surveyed as part of the next stage of a process investigating a proposed Business Improvement District (BID) for the county town. Last month [FEB] saw a well-attended meeting to … Continue reading “Next phase for town’s BID to improve experience for visitors”

Thanks to everyone who attended the first Northallerton BID Proposal Meeting

Thanks to everyone who attended the first Northallerton BID Proposal Meeting on Thursday 25th February at Barkers. The meeting was well attended and there was lots of positive feedback and questions. We are now collating all the questions and feedback from the meeting in advance of promoting the timescales and next steps. We will keep … Continue reading “Thanks to everyone who attended the first Northallerton BID Proposal Meeting”

Countdown starts on Northallerton businesses’ BID to boost town

BUSINESS owners and community leaders are being invited to an important meeting later this month to learn about plans to enhance Northallerton’s economy. Retailers and other small and medium-sized businesses have been working with local authority representatives and others with an interest in building on the county town’s strengths. They are proposing that a Business … Continue reading “Countdown starts on Northallerton businesses’ BID to boost town”