Help community group win £500

A community group in Pocklington has been shortlisted in a scheme to win £500 being dished out by a major building society.

The Grassroots Giving awards scheme was started by Skipton Building Society two years ago to mark its 160th anniversary. This year there will be 162 winning groups aiming to get a share of the £81,000 on offer. Pocklington Play Area Group is one of 64 on the shortlist from Yorkshire and Humber. Voters can vote online with one vote per person.