Our News

Grant from Betty's

  • Posted On: 21 November 2019

As part of the Bettys Trees for Life project, Two Ridings Community Foundation (www.trcf.org.uk) has very kindly awarded Chopsticks a grant of £2,000 to enhance the external environment of our workshop/workplace. The intention is to plant a hedge, specimen trees/shrubs along our perimeter fence; to provide privacy within the yard, but also to encourage our team members to experience a positive outside environment.   We would also like to plant a wild flower bed to encourage...

Read more


UCI Road World Championships

UCI Road World Championships

  • Posted On: 3 October 2019

 As always, Chopsticks' Members were happy to do their bit to support our Community and the bike race that came through Northallerton last week.  With the help of Councillor Fortune, who very kindly took time out of her busy schedule, they spent a few hours feeding little woollen jerseys (made by Barkers knitters) onto an extremely long, crocheted line that she had made.  A huge thank you to her for involving our Members in this effort.  They very much enjoyed the...

Read more


Micklegate Soapbox Run 2019

Micklegate Soapbox Run 2019

  • Posted On: 28 August 2019

On Bank Holiday Monday some of the Chopsticks Team entered the York Micklegate Soapbox Run 2019.  It was an early start.  The team had to register by 8.30 a.m. in the centre of York and it was one of the hottest days of the year.  However it was a fantastic day with a great atmosphere. Our entry had been themed around the film 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' and, as you will see from the photo, we were all dressed accordingly.  Minster FM streamed the whole event...

Read more


RSS

12345678910Last