Blog » Month: October 2021

Introducing Functional Skills Level 2: Helping you achieve the equivalent of grade C or level 4 in Maths and English.

If you are looking to get into University or a course or an apprenticeship, and you don’t already have a GCSE grade C or level 4 in maths and English, we recommend Functional skills level 2 in maths and English. This service is the equivalent that course providers, employers and Universities accept annually. At Ryedale…

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ADHD & Me Tour

A NORTH Yorkshire motivational speaker Ryan Swain from Malton who suffers from ADHD is set to hold free talks across the region to “inspire” young people for ADHD Awareness Month to speak out about their own mental health. Former local TV and Radio host Ryan Swain, 31, who now works as a Youth Coordinator and…

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Jack and the Beanstalk

Adapted by Nick Lane from the story by Benjamin Tabart and others, with music and lyrics by Simon Slater Director: Gemma Fairlie Cast: Jacob Butler, Jessica Dennis, Sheri Lineham, Alicia McKenzie, Loris Scarpa Designer: Helen Coyston Lighting Designer: Paul Stear Casting Director: Sarah Hughes CDG   Casting has been announced for a festive new adaptation…

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What’s On at Whitby Abbey in October Half Term

Whitby Abbey has loads going on this October Half Term, 23rd October to 31st October 2021. During the day, there is “The Wizards of Once Halloween Quest at Whitby Abbey” 10am – 5pm Head to Whitby Abbey for a fantastical day out this Halloween half-term. Explore the abbey on our brand-new adventure trail inspired by Cressida…

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Horrible Histories – Barmy Britain

Horrible Histories – Barmy Britain at The Grand Opera House, York running Thursday 21st to 24th October 2021.   What a show! We all really enjoyed it. The stories were brilliant covering Britain through the ages. There was plenty of audience interaction along the way. Of course, no trip to the theatre is complete without…

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NYMR October Light Spectacular

This half term, North Yorkshire Moors Railway have a Light Spectacular departing for an hour return journey between Pickering and Levisham. We sent along some lucky reviewers, to take a peak and tell you all about it…   We were greeted in the car park and given our light up NYMR wristbands and went across…

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Scarborough College

More dates to follow Get Open Day ready with Scarborough College Following the success of our 10 Reasons Why, we have posted a blog helping you prepare for Open Day! Preparation is Key Visit school websites and read their prospectuses.  Prepare a checklist and questions.  What do you wish to get out of this visit?…

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Where to pick your perfect pumpkin

If you’re looking for a family day out pumpkin picking, we’ve got the low down on where to go locally especially given the world we find ourselves in. 2020 has certainly been a strange year! The Balloon Tree What better way of choosing your perfect pumpkin, than actually choosing it from the field it was…

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NEW – Yorks Smallest Attraction complete with magic potions!

We’ve been along to the Potions’ Cauldron this evening to try out the BRAND NEW Potion Experience – and an experience it was… The smallest attraction in York has waved their magic wand again and created a spellbinding new experience on the Shambles! Would-be witches and wizards can practice their potion-making skills in a secret…

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Mama Meet and Market

This Halloween you can join @mamameetandmarket and around 50 other small businesses for the ‘Family Halloween Market’. A day of shopping & supporting small, eating yummy food and having some Halloween fun at the stunning @whitesykefields Sand Hutton, York. This family friendly event is designed to connect families with local brands and services, whilst not compromising on style…

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Fostering North Yorkshire: Sons and Daughters.

Fostering involves the whole family – so when you foster, your children foster too. During October, Fostering North Yorkshire is joining with the Fostering Network to celebrate the contribution of the Sons and Daughters of Fostering Families. From the start of your first fostering placement, your children can help a new foster child settle in,…

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A full day of Spooktacular adventure awaits at the Web Adventure Park!

Advertising Feature from Web Adventure Park A fun family day out at the park with some Halloween fun thrown in, perfect for all ages. A giant pumpkin patch themed for our little ones to enjoy, pick your own pumpkin to take home (£3.00 extra while booking or on the day) Halloween themed entertainment from the…

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Parenting Autism Girls

A local Mum has been in contact and would like to share the pages that have helped her with parenting a daughter with autism. This lady has spent years researching and wants to share what she has found helpful….plus she has set up a local Facebook Group – Ryedale -Parenting Autism Girls | Facebook “As…

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