Wakey News

Hi everybody, The Wild about Wakefield project has been up and running for a few months now so we thought we would give you an update on how it is all going… It has been a busy few months with numerous taster dates to get the good folk of Wakey to see our...
Good Access Scheme award

Good Access Scheme award

Just before Christmas, Open Country presented their Good Access Scheme award to Experience Community and Yorkshire Water. The  joint award is in recognition of the exceptionally good working relationship between Experience Community and Yorkshire Water, who have done...
We’re Wild about Wakefield – are you?

We’re Wild about Wakefield – are you?

We are advertising for a brand new post – our ‘Wild about Wakefield Project Officer’! We seek someone to develop the work of our inspirational organisation by setting up a new outreach project in Wakefield. The Project Officer will be responsible for the...
Stray FM Local Hero Awards

Stray FM Local Hero Awards

On May 3rd the Open Country Tandem Clubs were presented with the ‘Community Local Hero’ award at the ‘Local Hero’ awards held each year by Stray FM. The shiny glass award was presented to Andrea Marshall, a long-standing volunteer and Shelley Moore, a visually...
Tour de Yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire

The Tour de Yorkshire came to Harrogate on Saturday 29th April and Open Country was there to greet it! In between the Women’s and the Men’s Race finishes, our intrepid tandem riders did several laps around a circuit of Harrogate Town Centre,...