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New housing development launch boosts community with £18,000 donation

More than £18,000 has been given to support local projects and community improvements in Pocklington as part of the new David Wilson Homes’ development launch. Having hosted its pre-launch for the new Pavilion Square development on April 9th at the Pocklington Rugby Club, David Wilson Homes has announced that the funding will be used to […]

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Local apprentices visit housing development to gain on-site experience

Students from Bradford College were given the opportunity to visit Barratt Homes’ St Andrew’s View development in Morley last week, in an effort to encourage the 12 learners to consider an apprenticeship in the construction industry. With news that the construction industry should be preparing for five years of consistent growth, with 200,000 more workers […]

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Blooming marvellous! Local housebuilder donates to Cayton In Bloom competition

Five star housebuilder Barratt Homes has donated £200 to Cayton In Bloom in a bid to build on the success the coastal village saw at last year’s Yorkshire in Bloom competition. The generous funding from Barratt Homes will help towards the cost of new sustainable planting, bedding plants, and maintenance of a flowerbed on West […]

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SKIN AND BARE IT: PETA harnesses social power in its fight to eradicate fur

PETA joins forces with world’s first challenge-based app, FightMe, to launch online anti-fur protest Following its hugely successful ‘Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur’ campaign showing millions the cruel truth behind fur, PETA, the world’s largest animal rights organisation is today partnering with FightMe to launch its latest initiative on the war against fur. Well […]

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Barefoot heroes: VIVOBAREFOOT partners with million-selling author, Chris McDougall, on new book launch and parkour workshop.

Vivobarefoot celebrates book launch with author and barefoot advocate, Chris McDougall Pioneer of the barefoot movement, Vivobarefoot is partnering with author, Chris McDougall, to celebrate the launch of his new book, Natural Born Heroes, released this week. Following the phenomenal success of his million-selling barefoot ‘bible’, Born to Run, McDougall returns with an inspirational new […]

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