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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

Wood work in the Dales

Our People and the DALES team are really starting to get busy with activities out in the Dales now that Spring has arrived. One of Judy’s groups recently lent a hand to the Bodger at Bolton Abbey – working in the woods. Richard Law is the bodger... View Article

Conserving unique habitats of the Dales

What is Long Preston Wet Grassland Project? If you’ve ever driven along the A65 you will undoubtedly have seen the wide areas of open water near Long Preston. Long Preston Wet Grassland Project (LPWGP if you prefer acronyms!) is a project which aims to protect this unique... View Article

People and the DALES video diary

Judy, our People and the Dales Community Worker and prize winning cheese-cake eater (sorry Judy!), took a group from Bradford on a tour of Skipton in March. Follow this link to see the Groups video diary of their day out. http://animoto.com/play/4TdVSERKszDIORDSh1LIOA#... View Article

Fancy a pint?

When YDMT Director David Sharrod isn’t at work he can be found in the pub! And not only for recreational purposes. David now has a stake in his very own beer, which you can currently enjoy a pint of at The Bunkhouse in Clapham. We’ve been assured that “Bunkhouse Brew” beer is very quaffable indeed, clear... View Article