'Gold award' for Robert Harper's team and our partner the North Yorkshire Building Control Partnership (NYBCP)
Robert Harper at North Yorkshire Building Control Partnership (NYBCP) oversees the management of a team that carry out building control services across five local authorities in North Yorkshire – this was the first of its kind and has become a trail blazer and gold standard model, which has been replicated elsewhere around the country since.
Malton and Norton Tidy Group was established in 2009 by four local people who were concerned about litter across the two towns and wanted to do something positive about it. Since then, volunteers have litter picked on the first Sunday of every month (as well as other times in between) so it makes it a perfect fit to get involved with the national campaign Great British Spring Clean.
Simon Copley from Ryedale District Council has the day-to-day responsibility for organising the General Election vote and count for the Thirsk and Malton Constituency. In this blog, he takes us behind the scenes of an election, and gives an insight into some of the work that goes into voting day.
Housing Pathway Coordinator Ellen Jackson gives an insight into how RDC is helping Ryedale’s hidden homeless.