York children, both young and old, enjoy the experience of meeting Santa Claus as he tours the streets and villages of York, courtesy of Rotary York Ainsty members and their spectacular sleigh. HOWEVER, DUE TO THE ON-GOING COVID-19 CRISIS, SANTA IS TAKING A BREAK FOR 2020...
Santa's partners in previous years have included:
York City Council (Front Street, Acomb);
Morrison’s supermarket, Acomb;
Morrison’s supermarket, Foss Island Road
ASDA, Monks Cross
Tesco supermarket (Askham Bar)
permitting us to collect at their locations. Raising monies for the worthy charities (and more) listed above.
more The Rotary York Ainsty Santa's Sleigh is their main fund-raiser during December in the run-up to Christmas.
more RYA Santa and his Sleigh features on local That'sYork TV station with extensive interviews