Home > News

Blog

Category: News

 
02/04/21

WENSLEY TO HARMBY, THROUGH LEYBURN, ALONG THE SHAWL AND BACK TO WENSLEY!

What an unexpectedly beautiful day we chose to go walking, the last day in March, how lucky we were! We decided to meet at Wensley, park on the newly surfaced…

 
24/03/21

THUPTON GILL IN SOUTH WALDEN TO FLEENSOP IN COVERDALE AND BACK INTO WALDEN IN THE YORKSHIRE DALES

A bit of a surprise walk the other day! Our son Paul text me to ask if I would like to join him on a walk, I’d already been out…

 
21/03/21

THUPTON GILL IN SOUTH WALDEN TO FLEENSOP IN COVERDALE AND BACK INTO WALDEN IN THE YORKSHIRE DALES

A bit of a surprise walk the other day! Our son Paul text me to ask if I would like to join him on a walk, I’d already been out…

 
19/03/21

JERVAULX ABBEY IN BETWEEN MASHAM AND EAST WITTON IN THE YORKSHIRE DALES

Jervaulx Abbey can easily be found between Masham and Ripon just off the A6108. A truly tranquil yet atmospheric place to find peace and quiet and loved by many. Wander…

 
13/01/21

Harmby and Spennithorne, villages near to Leyburn in Wensleydale

Perhaps a little mention about Harmby and Spennithorne in Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales, I talk about them both together as they are small villages just east of Leyburn about half a mile apart. Some of the walks on my blog take you through the villages but not a mention otherwise.

 
30/06/20

Thorpe Perrow Arboretum near Bedale in Lower Wensleydale

Over thirty years ago would be the is first time I visited the Arboretum at Thorpe Perrow, in my ignorance I didn’t even know what an arboretum was! It was a WI trip, an evening event, a summer evening I suppose, but remember it was cold and not at all sunny but was still very impressed with what I saw even then.

 
10/08/18

‘Tis the season for festivals and agricultural shows in the dales!

It would seem so, 14 July saw the Hawes and District Gala, plus the Party in the Park held at Catterick Racecourse following a very successful first event in 2017, the Leyburn 1940’s weekend 21 and 22 July, Richmond Live 3 and 4 August, GeorgeFest 18 until 27 August

 
29/03/17

It must be spring in the Yorkshire Dales!

Spring is officially here at last and of course we are on British Summer time, somewhat confusing and contradictory. In The Dales over the last few days we have had beautiful sunny days with clear blue skies from dawn to

 
08/09/16

Gorgeous new bathroom now installed in Lion Cottage!

Lion Cottage in Bainbridge in Wensleydale in the glorious Yorkshire Dales now has a beautiful new bathroom. With a large separate shower and roll top bath you’ll be able to luxuriate however you please after a day in

 
24/03/15

Tractor Fest at Newby Hall near Ripon Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 June

Great fun for all coming up at Newby Hall near Ripon on the weekend of the 6th and 7th June 2015. Full days of fun from 10am until 5pm. A Vintage Transport Gala Weekend with tractors, cars, lorries, motorcycles and

This site uses cookies.
ConfigureHide Options
 
Read our privacy policy

This site uses cookies for marketing, personalisation, and analysis purposes. You can opt out of this at any time or view our full privacy policy for more information.