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Carers work with local business to make a YouTuber’s dreams come true...

27th August, 2022.

Few people could rival Louis Graham’s interest and enthusiasm in transport, and his fascination with everything from trains to trucks has led him to launch a YouTube channel.

So carers at North Yorkshire County Council’s 65a Valley Road short break service in Northallerton, where Louis, aged 26, has frequent breaks, hatched a plan for a special treat – with help from the Biker Group, a construction industry company with heavy vehicles frequently seen on the roads around the county.

Vicky Wareham, a quality improvement officer at the county council, realized there was an opportunity to create a memorable day for Louis and when she asked, members of the Biker Group were delighted to help.

That resulted in a visit for Louis and his father, Robbie, to see vehicles in the Biker Group’s fleet, including concrete delivery trucks and JCB diggers, at a depot in Dalton.........

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