June 14, 2012
Bedale Primary School will represent North Yorkshire in the finals of the 2012 Drax Cup, the biggest cricket competition for under 9s in the country.
May 16, 2012
Drax Power Limited received its fourth consecutive Gold Medal Award from The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) after securing an eighth consecutive Gold Award in the 2012 awards.
Drax cements position as the cleanest, most efficient power station in the UK as £100m turbine upgrade nears completion
May 10, 2012
Drax Power Station is a month away from completing the largest steam turbine modernisation programme in UK history, thereby increasing its overall efficiency and reinforcing its position as the most efficient coal-fired power station in the UK.
February 27, 2012
Yorkshire Club Captain Andrew Gale and England women’s bowler Katherine Brunt were among the region’s cricket stars supporting a call for primary school teams to enter the Drax Cup 2012 during an event held at Headingley today (Monday 27 February).
February 10, 2012
More than 100 artworks by pupils from local schools will be on show in a temporary gallery at Morrisons store, on Market Cross, Selby next week (6 – 17 February).
January 23, 2012
More than 100 artworks by pupils from local schools will be on show in a temporary gallery at Goole Library on Carlisle Street next week (23 January – 3 February).
January 18, 2012
GB Railfreight (GBRf) and Drax Power Limited (Drax) today celebrate their partnership in delivering renewable energy with the unveiling of a special locomotive at the National Railway Museum in York (Wednesday 18 January).
December 22, 2011
More than 90 artworks by pupils from Selby and Goole schools were on show in a temporary gallery at Drax Sports and Social Club this week (Tuesday 13 December 2011).
December 19, 2011
Fifty local children from 25 schools in the Selby, Tadcaster and Sherburn areas enjoyed fun and games at Drax Power Station (“Drax”) in an annual scheme designed to promote road safety.
November 1, 2011
The opportunity for a cricket team at any primary or junior school in Yorkshire to play on the world-famous pitch at Headingley Carnegie Stadium next summer is now underway with the Drax Cup 2012!