World AIDS Day 2017

World AIDS Day is every year on December 1st. It’s an opportunity to remember those who lost their lives due to the epidemic; and to reflect on those who still have difficulty in accessing treatment. But it is also a recognition of the progress made in treatment. Remarkably, today, people with HIV have access to […]

World AIDS Day 2017

 On and around World AIDS Day, NYAA displays the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt in locations around the county. You can read about the Quilt here. Sharon Stoltz, Director Public Health York Council, and Cllr Runciman came to the NYAA office to see the preparations for the Quilt display and hear about our services. The […]

World AIDS Day (WAD)

World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time […]

World AIDS Day 2015

  This year, NYAA displayed the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt, and the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Book, at a number of locations in North Yorkshire. They were on display in the Friarage Memorial Chapel, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton on Sunday 29th November in the afternoon, then all day Monday 30th. On WAD itself, they were on […]

World AIDS Day 2015

This year, NYAA will be displaying the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt, and the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial book, at a number of locations in North Yorkshire. They will be on display in the Friarage Memorial Chapel, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton on Sunday 29th November in the afternoon, then all day Monday 30th. On Tuesday 1st […]

World AIDS Day 2012

This year, World AIDS Day (the 1st December) falls on a Saturday. We have again kindly had permission from York Minster to fly the Red Ribbon Flag from the Minster and to display the NorthYorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt inside York Minster. The Flag will fly on Saturday 1st December; however, the Minster will be closed […]

York pub’s Gay Pride – Donation to NYAA

A York hostelry has reopened as the city’s latest gay and lesbian pub. The Yorkshire Hussar, in North Street, has taken on the role after another gay-friendly city centre pub, the Little John in Castlegate, shut down after its landlord’s licence was revoked. Meanwhile, OUTrageous, a gay club night held on Friday nights at Vanity/Blue Fly in […]

World AIDS Day 1st December 2011

This is an important day for raising awareness about HIV.  In York, the Red Ribbon flag was flown from the Minster, and the North Yorkshire AIDS Memorial Quilt was displayed inside the Minster.  In addition, the OUTrageous club night at Vanity / Blue Fly in York city centre donated all of Friday’s entrance fees viagra […]