Category Archives: North Riding

Yorkshire Flags To Fly From Whitehall

I am delighted to announce that two Yorkshire flags will be flying from Whitehall in the next 7 days. The North Riding flag will fly on 22nd August, North Riding Day. On August 24th, East Riding Day, we will see … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding, Flags, North Riding

North Riding Flag at Loftus-in-Cleveland

The new North Riding of Yorkshire Flag was today flying from the Diamond Jubilee Flagpole of St Leonard’s Parish Church Loftus-in-Cleveland (Borough of Redcar and Cleveland). It was flown for the Loftus Wool Fayre, a community event in this ancient wool … Continue reading

Posted in Flags, North Riding

NYCC Support Ridings Signs

I am pleased to announce that Councillor Bateman, Chairman of North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC), has given his support to the Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project. The project involves six signs to mark the Ridings boundaries. All these six signs are … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding, North Riding, West Riding, Yorkshire Boundary

Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project – Donations Invited

Donations are now invited for the Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project. Please state that the donations are for the Yorkshire Boundary Sign Project. As Paypal take a small commission from each donation, could I suggest that any individual or organisation who … Continue reading

Posted in East Riding, North Riding, West Riding, Yorkshire, Yorkshire Boundary

What A Year

2013 proved a highly successful year in ways I did not expect at the start of the year. My campaigns and projects went from strength. The successes included: Establishing the East Riding flag. Having the last Merseyside road sign removed. … Continue reading

Posted in Campaigns, County Durham, County Tops, East Riding, Extreme Points, No Overnight Parking, North Riding, Scottish Islands, Tesco, West Riding, Yorkshire Boundary

Inaugural North Riding Day – The Official Photos

The inaugural North Riding day took place on Thusrday 22nd August 2013 at County Hall, Northallerton. The following are the official photos from the day.

Posted in Flags, North Riding

Inaugural North Riding Day – 22 August 2013

Today, I was honoured to be invited with my wife Ruth to the inaugural official North Riding Day and Civic Luncheon at County Hall, Northallerton. The event was attended by Civic Leaders from across the North Riding including the Lord-Lieutenant, Lord Crathorne and … Continue reading

Posted in Flags, North Riding

North Riding Day – August 22

The first North Riding Day will take place on Thursday 22 August. I will be attending the Official North Riding Day and Civic Lunch in Northallerton. I will be taking the original North Riding flag with me to be flown … Continue reading

Posted in North Riding

Ridings Flags Badges

A pin badge for the East Riding is now available for £1.95. They are also available for the North Riding and will shortly be available for the West Riding.

Posted in East Riding, Flags, North Riding, West Riding

BBC Tees Interview

Yesterday afternoon I enjoyed a one hour interview on BBC Tees. As part of the interview I was also asked to choose my favourite music. The interview starts at 2 hours.

Posted in County Durham, North Riding