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White Rose Plaque - Jane Tomlinson  - 18 Mar 2015
Please click here to read all about the unveiling of our latest White Rose Plaque on 18/03/15 to the late Jane Tomlinson CBE.

2014 Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony - 30 May 2014
The Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony was held at Holy Trinity Church in Leeds.

2014 Winners were:
Charity – National Rail Museum York
Community – Alexandra Bray of Brass Factor
Company – Tennants Auctioneers Leyburn
Arts & Culture – Graham Ibbeson
Media Personality – Paul Hudson, Weatherman, BBC Look North.

North of England Excellence 2013 Awards Dinner  - 14 Nov 2013
On 14th November our Chairman represented the Yorkshire Society at the North of England Excellence 2013 Awards Dinner at Lancashire County Cricket Club's new stadium. The photograph is of Keith with the CEO of the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce and David Teale, CEO of NOEE
Report and Photo on History Prize 2013  - 11 Sep 2013

Celebrating Mallard’s 75th Anniversary of being built at Doncaster.  - 11 Sep 2013
Yorkshire Society Chairman, Keith Madeley, at the anniversary celebrations on 11th September 2013 in Wabtec’s Doncaster Works to mark Mallard’s 75 years. The photograph shows it leaving the Erecting Shop where it was originally built. Keith is also on the famous footplate of the engine. Sir Nigel Gresley’s Grandson, Tim Godfrey, told the gathering at a dinner at the Mansion House, Doncaster, afterwards how his Grandfather designed these fabulous locomotives”

Photographs courtesy of Shaun Flannery Photography Ltd

Chairman's Report 2012  - 11 Sep 2013

Government Update on Yorkshire Day 2013  - 02 Aug 2013

Update on Yorkshire Day 2013  - 02 Aug 2013

Rescue Plan for Yorkshire Day Dinner  - 31 Jul 2013

Technology Strategy Board - Transport Discussion  - 16 Jul 2013

Yorkshire Society gives £700 to Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice  - 08 May 2013
Chairman Keith Madeley, on the right in the image, presented a cheque for £700 to Joseph Clark-Brand of Wheatfields Hospice in April 2013. The money was a share of the proceeds raised on 9th November 2012 at the Yorkshire Awards Ceremony at the Hilton in Leeds.

Chairmans's Report 2012  - 21 Jan 2013

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Yorkshire Society featured in popular magazine Living North  - 22 May 2012

Yorkshire Society featured on  - 22 May 2012

Yorkshire Society featured in The Dalesman   - 09 Feb 2012
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Leeds City Region submits Green Bank bid  - 07 Feb 2012

Keith Madeley with HRH Princess Katarina Karadjordjevic at the Celebrations of the 45th Anniversary of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Parish of St John the Baptist in Halifax, 4th February 2012. Keith spoke on behalf of the Yorkshire Society who arranged a Trade Mission with Leeds City Council to Belgrade in 2009 to strengthen links between Yorkshire and Serbia. Also present was Branimir Fillpovic, Minister Counsellor, Embassy of the Republic of Serbia. The Serbian Embassy was the first Embassy to become a Corporate Member of the Yorkshire Society.  - 04 Feb 2012

A Festival of Yorkshire, Scarborough  - 16 Dec 2011

Chairman's 2011 Letter  - 16 Dec 2011

North of England Excellence - 2011 Award Winners Conference
10:00am – 13:00pm, Thursday 1st December 2011  - 15 Nov 2011

Liz Green (BBC) interview with Keith Madeley (Chairman)  - 18 Jan 2011

Yorkshire Society – 30th Anniversary Celebration  - 18 Jan 2011

Queen recognises Bradford stalwarts for New Years Honours List  - 31 Dec 2010

A Real Home for Yorkshire Pride  - 23 Dec 2010

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