2016 Discount Cards and Limited Edition T-Shirts

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We’re pleased to announce that the Yorkshire Bears 2016 Discount Cards are now on sale from the online shop, with free postage, so if you’re planning on attending our Valentine’s Ball, or any of our other club nights this year, and you like a cheap pint or two, then click on the link and get yourself one of the cards.  …

Yorkshire Bears Charity Pride Raffle

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A massive thank you for helping to raise a fantastic £310 in the raffle! That’s an amazing amount for our chosen charities and we’re really chuffed that you have supported us in such a grand way – Well done everyone.  Here’s the list of winning tickets, and at the time of writing there’s still five prizes unclaimed, including the leather …

Leeds Pride Weekender Promo Film – Get Involved!

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Fancy being a star of the silver screen/grubby computer monitor?  We're filming the promo video for our Yorkshire Bears Leeds Pride Big Weekender, and we'd love to you come down and get involved.  It's taking place on Saturday 11 June in a secret central Leeds location from 5.30pm-7pm, so perfect timing if you're coming down to John and Colin's Big ...

2016 Calendar – Our Model Search Begins!

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Plans are now underway for the Yorkshire Bears 2016 Calendar, and we’re scouting for models. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a chiselled Bear God or if you have a face like a bucket of smashed arseholes, The Yorkshire Bears are going to make sure your inner beauty shines through.

Simply the Vest!

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As temperatures soar into sweltering double figures, the Yorkshire Bears are at hand with our new range of vests to keep you looking and feeling cool all summer long. We’ve got five smart colour combinations …

Yorkshire Bears Spring/Summer Collection

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Just how are you going to cope now you've stuffed all your finest Dolce & Gabbana into the nearest wheelie bin in protest at their anti-gay comments?  What on earth are you going to wear as you roll around the floor in the bear bars on holiday this year? You just didn't think this through properly, did you? Thank god ...

Party Theme Revealed!

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The wait is over, and we can now announce the theme for Geoff’s 50th Birthday: we’re throwing a huge Pirate Party, with an underwear contest thrown in for good measure, hosted by the fabulous Miss Sordid Secret, with loads more surprises planned for the night! So dig out an

Cheque Presentation!

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The Yorkshire Bears had a brilliant time last night at the offices of Yorkshire Mesmac with one of our regular condom-packing nights for the Leeds-based sexual health organisation.

As part of the group’s commitment to support and raise funds for local and national charities we also held a joint cheque presentation to hand over the monies raised from the sales of our 2015 Calendar to Yorkshire Mesmac and Prostate Cancer UK.

Yorkshire Bears End of Year Survey

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Well what a year that was, we had a fantastic 2014 with the group going from strength to strength, and that’s all thanks to you, the Yorkshire Bears members.  We’re currently in the process of planning events for the coming year, and we’d be grateful if you could spend five minutes filling in our online survey, to let us know …

Yorkshire Bears Discount Card

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Happy New Year! The last thing on your mind this morning as you roll around your bed moaning ‘never again’ is more beer.   But trust us, at some point in the next few days you’re probably going to fancy a pint, so if you’re based in or around Leeds or visit regularly then take a look at our new Yorkshire …

Calendar Sell Out!

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We’re delighted to announce that yesterday evening we sold the last of our online stock Yorkshire Bears 2015 calendars to a very lucky gentleman in London.  We launched the calendar on the 11 October, and so it took us only a month to sell them all the online allocation, and calendars were sent to Europe, the USA, Canada and Australia. ...

Summer Selfie Contest – The Results

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After numerous painstaking and time-consuming recounts (if we EVER see another hanging chad …) the Yorkshire Bears are pleased to finally announce the winners of their inaugural 2014 Summer Selfie Contest. The poll was tight with irregularities galore, but we filtered out the multi-voting stalkers as best we could to arrive at our top three. In third place, and winning ...

Hairy Halloween

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On Friday 31 December The Yorkshire Bears travelled Westwards to celebrate Halloween in style at Bradford’s newly refurbished Bar Uber, with the party moving eerily across the freshly-laid decking to Oscar's nightclub as the witching hour approached, to party on down to the fabulous tunes laid on by DJ Michael Desmond Brown, who somehow still managed to beatmix perfectly despite ...

The Yorkshire Bears Autumn/Winter Collection

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From the catwalks of Paris to the runways of Rome, fashionistas worldwide have been relentlessly pestering the Yorkshire Bears for news of our Autumn/Winter collection. But we’ve kept it all under wraps to announce it here first: three brand new colour combinations to pair with your favourite bobble hat and mittens. Whether you’re snowboarding in the French Alps in a pair Oakley shades, or trudging around Rotherham town centre knee-deep in brown slush, these t-shirts will keep you looking smart all winter long.

Summer Selfie Voting Begins!

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Yes, it’s time to vote in the Yorkshire Bears Summer Selfie Contest!

Our entire website crashed within five minutes of the polls opening last night, leading to fears that infamous hacker GeoHot had harnessed the 450,000 computer Srizbi Botnet to multivote for Disco Darren’s ‘Rave in the Caves’ summer selfie. After a detailed investigation, it turned out actually …

Pre-Pride T-Shirt Sale!

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If you haven’t already got your Yorkshire Bears T-shirt, (or you want to mix things up a bit with a second colour) then why not take advantage of our pre-Pride sale? All shirts are now available at the reduced price of £12.95 (plus p&p), until Monday 4 August.

Festival Fun!

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On Saturday 12 July, the Yorkshire Bears descended on the historic ruins of Kirkstall Abbey for an afternoon of summer festival fun. We found ourselves a prime position, sandwiched between a gaggle of pasty-faced Euro-Goths and a …

Nash’s Fish and Chip Supper

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Friday night was a huge success for the Yorkshire Bears and their ever-expanding group of regular attendees at their popular events. Well, Yorkshire Bears do like their food and they certainly like a fish supper! Friday 13th wasn’t superstitious for these bears as they took over Nash’s award winning fish and chips restaurant in Leeds for a gargantuan feast. About …

Bears Down’t Pit

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On Sunday 1 June, the Yorkshire Bears polished their helmets and confronted their fear of dark, tight holes head on, with a trip to the National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield. The group somehow managed to squash into one cage, snug to say the least, and descended over 450 feet underground for a tour of pit workings through the ages. ...