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A Community Led Approach to Sustainable Rural Development


Yorkshire Dales LEADER Programme has been set up to build a sustainable community and economy that capitalises on the area’s environment, landscape, culture and heritage.

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Yorkshire Dales Leader Programme

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News Items

Posted on: 10/11/17

Bovine TB Advisory Service

This new service was launched on 4 October with the aim to help maximise farm biosecurity and minimise risks associated with cattle movements.

Posted on: 08/11/17

GDPR and Cyber Security – Breakfast Event 4th Dec at The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, BD23 6AJ

Information security continues to be a hot topic of discussion for businesses including the almost daily reports of data breaches.

Posted on: 01/02/16

Yorkshire Dales Call for Applications Opens

Launch of the Yorkshire Dales LEADER Programme 2014-2020: Invitation to Apply. Our first round of funding is aimed at Enterprises and Farming businesses and our focus is very much on job creation and growth of the business.

Posted on: 10/11/09

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