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Original Richmond - RBTA

Welcome to the Original Richmond Richmond Business and Tourism Association

Working on Behalf of Our Members in Richmond, Catterick, Colburn, Brompton-on-Swale and surrounding areas

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About Us

The original Richmond Richmond Business and Tourism Association is a group of business people from all sorts of businesses in Richmond and the surrounding areas.

We all care deeply about Richmond and are working to keep and improve this lovely market town as a thriving community for those who live, work, play and visit. We promote all aspects of business and tourism for the benefit of our members, their businesses and the wider community.

About Us
Our Aims…

Our Aims…

…to be progressive, provide encouragement for each other, share knowledge, adopt best practice and welcome new members to join us.

We are working hard to show the world what Richmond has to offer and we willingly give advice to anyone thinking of setting up business in the area. The Association provides a voice for business in the area, is consulted by a range of agencies and strategic bodies and has a say on developments in the area.  The Association also supports and initiates activities which promote the town and contribute towards its economic success.

We are pleased that you have visited our website, which is an example of how we work on behalf of our members and the area. You do not need to be in business to find out about working, living or visiting Richmond, so do please read on.

David Doorbar Award

Winners Announced

Congratulations to Loo & David Morton at Neeps & Tatties, winners of the Original Richmond Business and Tourism Association David Doorbar Award for Customer Care, Innovation & overall excellence. Well done. Your shop is a credit to Richmond, a great service for residents, visitors & the people you deliver to in the dales.

Congratulations also to Mocha & King Street Kitchen & Gift, close runners up in the award - 2 more Richmond shops that bring great service & pleasure to residents and visitors. We are lucky to have such good shops.

Other great Richmond shops & businesses nominated in the Original Richmond Business and Tourism Association David Doorbar award G Beauty Boutique, Richmond Swimming Pool, Angus Morton Butchers, Duncans Tea Room, Green Howards Museum Shop, SG Petch, SIP café, Alessandros Sicilian Restaurant, Lucy Pittaway Gallery, Showcase Gallery, Trinity Menswear, Barretts Café Bistro, Dot’s place, Frenchgate Fudge, Greggs the Bakers, Irvings Property, Jeffersons Café, The Raw Store, Caygill Cycles, Charltons Estate Agents, Purple Creative Studio, Richmond Motor services, Rodbers, The Station Shop, Costa Coffee, Crossview Tea Rooms, Oxfam, Taylors Butchers, and York House.

Congratulations to all 38 nominees. The Original Richmond is here in North Yorkshire, a great place to shop, live & visit.

David Doorbar Award

Membership is on the up, be part of our growing Association.


Welcoming and encouraging businesses old and new to join our Association

Home-working entrepreneurs, independents small to large and local managers of multi-nationals from all business types are invited to join.


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Find Out More About Richmond
Working

Working

A visitor to Richmond might not realise what a diverse collection of high quality businesses the town has from boutique shops to a diverse range of manufacturing businesses.

Living

Living

Richmond is a pretty special place to live. A cohesive and vibrant community spirit forms the background of Richmond life!

Visiting

Visiting

Richmond, especially on a summer's evening, certainly has a slightly "continental" feel: Prince Charles compared the town centre to Siena!