Awards

Harrogate and District Soroptomists hold their AGM

The 89th Annual General Meeting of Soroptimist International of Harrogate and District took place at the Crown Hotel in Harrogate last week. The Club was delighted to welcome SI Yorkshire President, Lindsay Green, who presented 25 year Long Service Awards to Irene Kerr and Christabel England. Christine Pyatt Anderson was elected Vice President and will also be the Club Programme Action Officer with Paula Newson Smith. Val Hills is continuing as Club President and Pat Shore is President Elect. President Val congratulated the Club on all it has achieved over the last 12 months including raising over £11,000 for Just Harrogate Informer…


JB Gill to take centre stage at the Great Yorkshire Show

Popstar turned farmer JB Gill from the boy band JLS has been announced to appear on the new GYS stage at the Great Yorkshire Show. JB will appear on Wednesday July 13 when he will appear twice on the stage which has been sponsored by Daniel Thwaites, as part of a chat show style section before meeting fans afterwards in a meet & greet zone. JB rose to fame as a member of one of the UK’s biggest boy bands – JLS. They dominated the charts for five years, boasting 5 number 1 singles, over 10 million record sales worldwide Harrogate Informer…