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YDMT wins with Postcode Lottery

The Trust said a big thank you to the People’s Postcode Lottery and their players last week, after receiving another crucial donation of almost £80,000. The huge sum of £78,074 was raised by the People’s Postcode Lottery, which gives 40p from... View Article

Linking communities in Yorkshire

Meeting people from new places and different communities is often difficult. Our People and the DALES project is helping to break down some of the barriers by setting up links between communities. Two groups who recently became acquanted through the project were a group of young people from Girlington Community Centre in... View Article

Crayfish crew settle into new office

Some photos from the opening of new offices for PBA Applied Ecology in Settle. Luckily YDMT’s  Director David Sharrod took his ribbon-cutting equipment!  The Trust has played a large part in administering the Environment Agency Ribblesdale Crayfish Conservation Project – which is run... View Article

Autumn Walking in Aysgarth

August saw the arrival of two new members of staff at YDMT, Leah Cardus who has become our new receptionist and Tessa Wiggans, helping with the fundraising team. Tessa started off with helping with this year’s Autumn Walk in Aysgarth, here... View Article

It’s a rollover!

If you do one thing today sign-up to play the People’s Postcode Lottery. At the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust we’re very fortunate to have the support of some amazing people and organisations – and the People’s Postcode Lottery is one. The People’s Postcode Lottery... View Article

She bangs the drum

When Gillian, YDMT’s Grassroots Grants Officer, isn’t hard at work giving out community grants she’s off doing far more exotic things! Here’s a photo of Gillian playing with the samba reggae drumming band she’s part of called Batala Lancaster. This photo was taken at Roughbeats festival, an independent... View Article