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Indie York Medieval & Magical Treasure Trail

Indie York's Medieval & Magical Treasure Trail & The Little York Ghost Hunt starts this Saturday 24th October and runs for half-term week ending on Sunday 1st November.  

Indie York Medieval & Magical Treasure Trail Press Release

Indie York’s Medieval & Magical Treasure Trail Press Release 

Indie York Treasure Hunt & iTravel York's Walking Festival

Indie York Treasure Hunt & iTravel York's Walking Festival

This is a jointly organised event that will encourage people to hunt out the clues in York's High Street Independent's windows and to encourage people to walk and cycle and to follow paths and tracks on our printed and online map around the City on foot. Download here!

Eat Out to Help Out Indie York Directory

Restaurants and other food outlets have signed up to the Eat Out to Help Out scheme which will offer 50% off the bill (excluding alcohol), up to a maximum of £10 per person, throughout August. It’s available from 3rd August 2020 - Monday to Wednesday only. The scheme is designed to help the UK's many food businesses. Here is the full directory of Indie York member businesses participating in the scheme. 

Indie Business Live

Indie York are delighted to be an Ambassador for Indie Business Live.  Through entertainment and messages of support from well known performers, this one day event will highlight to consumers the importance of supporting small local businesses. All small businesses can be listed on the website for free (https://indiebusiness.live/roll-call/) and viewers will be encouraged to spend with these businesses during the event. #IndieBusinessLive

Summer Meeting and York Independent Business Association AGM 2020

Dear Members,Summer Meeting and York Independent Business Association AGM via Zoom at 6.30pm on Monday 22nd June.We are very pleased to announce that Bill Grims ...

Captain App Video featuring Johnny Hayes, Chairman of Indie York

Johnny Hayes invites you to our York Independent Business Association Summer Meet and AGM 2020  https://www.dropbox.com/s/lk1k9lpdpvkpm2x/IY%20Meeting%20V1.mp4 ...

Coaching York Teams Up with Indie York

Coaching York www.coachingyork.co.uk is working in partnership with Indie York to offer gifted (free, no obligation) support to Indie York members. This can be ...

Statement regarding the Corona Virus from Indie York 23/03/2020

Statement regarding the Corona Virus from Indie York 23/03/2020

Indie York Corona Virus Statement

Indie York issues statement about the current Corona Virus situation  

Indie York Press Interview

Johnny Hayes interview with The York Press 

Photo Credit by Michelle Sorrell

York is open for business!

York is open for business! February 2020 and York is experiencing flooding but the city centre is largely unaffected.

BBC Politics Live featuring Indie York

BBC Politics Live filmed in York and featuring Indie York 

Totally Locally Fiver Fest

Totally Locally Fiver Fest

Totally Locally Fiver Fest is being held in York from 15-29th Februry 2020. 

It's here! We are very excited to share that the fourth edition of the Indie York map has arrived!

New fourth edition of the Indie York map is out!

It's here! We are very excited to share that the fourth edition of the Indie York map has arrived!

Indie York attended the York Apprenticeship Recruitment Event at York College.

Indie York attended the York Apprenticeship Recruitment Event at York College

Indie York attended the York Apprenticeship Recruitment Event at York College.

Indie York Festive Get Together and Map Launch

Our festive get together was held on Monday 18th November at Bedern Hall.

New map and website launch for independent businesses in York

The new edition of the Indie York printed map and website will be launched on Wednesday, May 30, at a celebratory event to take place at Bootham School.

Our new members for 2017

Indie York is about to launch their updated map and interactive website which now includes 145 members.

Indie York Celebratory Launch Event

Indie York is celebrating their updated Autumn 2017 map and interactive website and holding an event at Grays Court Hotel.

Independent businesses gather to celebrate new map and website

The Indie York initiative was launched last night as over 100 attendees gathered to mark the occasion at Bootham School.

Indie York initiative launches

After months of planning and preparations, a new print map and website featuring 100 independent businesses in York will launch on April 27th.

The soft launch

Monday, November 21, 6.30pm – 8.30pm. Bedern Hall, Bartle Garth, St Andrewsgate, York YO1 7AL

Our first members - interviews and photographs

Over the last few months, with the support of the York BID, the team have been going out to meet the current 30 members to interview them and shoot photos for the map.

The map and Indie York

With the campaign set in motion by the 30 initial businesses, the aim was to turn this negative news of the floods into a positive.

The floods - York is open for business

For many in York last year, Christmas was cut short when the floods of Boxing Day arrived. The city’s plight, along with many other areas around the country, was well documented by the media but it was also giving the impression that the entire city was underwater and a complete no-go zone