Keep calm and carry oil

Scooter enthusiasts from all around the country arrived in Whitby to take part in the Easter National Scooter Rally this weekend. The event was an opportunity to visit the North Yorkshire fishing town to enjoy live entertainment and music, visit the parts fair and custom show, check out the other scooters and to meet upContinue reading “Keep calm and carry oil”

Centre of the Community

Following an announcement by the Chancellor George Osborne last year where he revealed his plans to stop the current NHS bursary for a student loan system from September 2017 a small but vocal group of student nurses, midwives and their supporters held a rally against the cuts in Middlesbrough this afternoon. For the trainee nursesContinue reading “Centre of the Community”

Duncombe Park Steam Rally

Held in the picturesque grounds of Duncombe Park near Helmsley in North Yorkshire the Duncombe Park Steam Rally attracts over 40 full sized steam engines along with miniature engines, commercial vehicles, tractors, vintage cars and motorcycles and a large array of trade stands and entertainment. Thousands of people are expected to attend the event thatContinue reading “Duncombe Park Steam Rally”

Cuts costs lives

Members and supporters of the Fire Brigades Union gathered in the centre of Middlesbrough today during a rally to voice their opposition to proposed cuts outlined by Cleveland Fire Authority. The FBU say that the proposed ¬£6,000,000 budget cuts outlined by the government would lead to 130 job losses, including a quarter of the brigade’sContinue reading “Cuts costs lives”

Duncombe Park Steam Rally

The Steam Rally near Helmsley, England takes place in the magnificent surroundings of¬†Duncombe Park during the first weekend of July each year. It brings together traction engines, working displays, vintage tractors, commercial and military vehicles, vintage cars and motorcycles attracting steam enthusiasts and visitors alike inviting them to take a step back in time andContinue reading “Duncombe Park Steam Rally”