Guest Blog

My Top 5 | Reasons for loving York’s arts community

Director of the Arts Barge Project, Hannah West, shares her Top 5 reasons she loves being part of York’s creative community. 1. Arts community Lots of people know each other across the different art forms,


Exploring Acomb’s green spaces

Despite having lived in the Acomb area for more than three years, there are still some lovely spots I’m only just finding out about by speaking to local residents and through my role on the

One stop is so much more than just my local shop

One Stop on Heslington Road is my local shop. I have always loved how friendly they are in there and been impressed that they always seemed to be fundraising for different local charities, but when

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Top 5: informal workspaces in York

As digital nomads (trendy term for people who work remotely) and with York being recently highlighted as the best place to live, we thought we’d do a few posts about things that matter to us,

My York Central: an update

My Future York’s Helen Graham and Phil Bixby have been appointed by York Central Partnership to work on community engagement for the massive York Central development. As a Holgate resident, Joe was keen to find