Full report and pictures: Launch of The Local Fund for the Harrogate district - what it means for our local groups and charities

A new community fund to help charities and groups in the Harrogate district launched in a special event at the Old Swan Hotel on Tuesday.

Thursday, 1st February 2018, 11:51 am
Updated Thursday, 1st February 2018, 12:01 pm
Chief Executive of HARCVS Karen Weaver, Chair of Two Ridings Community Foundation James Naylor, Chief Executive of Harrogate Borough Council Wallace Sampson, Lord Lieutenant for North Yorkshire Barry Dodd CBE, Chief Executive of Two Ridings Jan Garrill and Leader of Harrogate Borough Council Richard Cooper. (1801306AM13)

Aiming to take groundbreaking steps towards exposing and addressing the hidden needs of our area, The Local Fund has been set up as a partnership between the Two Ridings Community Foundation, Harrogate Borough Council and Harrogate and Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service.