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.

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.

National HIV Testing Week

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The Yorkshire Bears, renowned for their wild all-night parties are not afraid to face their social duties head on too. A number of our members helped Yorkshire Mesmac and the Terence Higgins Trust (THT) during the National HIV Testing Week to help raise awareness HIV and people’s HIV status.

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 …

Greetings from Yorkshire MESMAC

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Geoff from Yorkshire Bears suggested that I introduce myself to you, some of you may have seen me around the bars and some I might have tested in the past. For you who don’t know, my name’s Tom Hunt and I have been working for Yorkshire MESMAC Leeds for about 6 and half years working in HIV prevention for gay, bisexual