Our purpose is simple: to tell the story of the Rowntree family:
their business, their passion for reform, and their legacy.

A few tickets still left for our #yorkbigcityread event on 8 Nov - details here https://t.co/DWHnyEO5NV
RT @Hannah_Greig: #publichistory #york Rowntree Society need support for history walking tour project. Please RT @IPUPYORK @rowntreesoc @Yo
As did she. As a Black Magic packer aged 18 she was specially chosen to pack a box for Edward and Mrs Simpson - and still recalls it today.
The North Street /Tanners Moat Rowntree factory was operational in the 1860-1880s - I met a lady whose grandmother worked there.
RT @jrf_uk: Our founder Joseph Rowntree knew all about the sweet business & eradicating poverty #solveUKpoverty #theapprentice https://t.c…
RT @LSELibrary: Street Life in London c.1870. View the collection: https://t.co/n6i6bNsJnO https://t.co/UNJ0jfBQ34
Well, this afternoon I met someone whose grandmother worked at the original Rowntree Factory on North St York. Guess when that was?
RT @Wfieldyr6: Y6 have been learning about the ragged school in York https://t.co/LjdVOu6IuR https://t.co/3ek244xWoG
We're fundraising for our new book 'From Chocolate comes Change: Five Rowntree Walks in York' - can you help? https://t.co/NO02yn3nlr pls RT
RT @Hull_Museums: William Wilberforce fought for over 40 years to abolish slavery…. the fight continues to this day #AntiSlaveryDay https:/…