Holmedale B&B, Askrigg

Holmedale B&B, Askrigg

A warm friendly Yorkshire welcome awaits you at Holmedale where we will greet you with genuine Yorkshire hospitality and good traditional homecooked local food. An informal and comfortable relaxing atmosphere is offered during your stay here in the Dales. Holmedale has recently been refurbished to a high standard maintaining a vast amount of original features including a stunning wood panelled hallway and large spacious rooms but adapted to meet modern requirements including luxurious en-suite bedrooms, thermostatically controlled central heating, and…

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Bolton Arms, Downholme

Bolton Arms, Downholme

There are two rooms available, the double room has a four poster bed and the family has a king size and single bed, both with wash-hand basin. There is a separate bathroom and wc. Both rooms have colour tv and coffee making facilties. • Comfortable lounge • Fully stocked bar, offering a good selection of real ales, lagers, spirits, and fine wines • Tempting range of bar snacks • Separate restaurant, serving an excellent menu of home-cooked food lunchtimes and…

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World of James Herriot

World of James Herriot

Explore the home and surgery of James Herriot in 1950’s themed rooms. Experience hands on activities and fun in the visible farm. Try your hand in the TV studios. Investigate the variety of veterinary equipment. Evening tours and children’s activities arranged. Map reference: SE 428821 By Road: Situated on Kirkgate in the centre of Thirsk just off the Market Place. By Public Transport: Approximately 2 miles from Thirsk station and a few minute walk from the bus stop in Thirsk Market…

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Thirsk Museum

Thirsk Museum

Housed in the 1755 birthplace of Thomas Lord, one of the founding fathers of modern cricket who gave his name to the London cricket ground, Thirsk Museum stands in Kirkgate, a short walk from the Market Place, just across the road from The World of James Herriot and within a few minutes of the magnificent 15th century Parish Church of St. Mary. First opened in 1977 and located in the very heart of Herriot Country, Thirsk Museum is a registered…

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An aside as I set up

An aside as I set up

I came across this video and was mesmerized.  While I am setting up my blog, please enjoy the video.  I hope to share all of my travels and musing here with you all. Life is short and we should enjoy our family and friends while we can. With each passing day, I appreciate life more and more. Thanks for visiting my blog. If you would, please tell your family and friends about this site.  I am planning on it being…

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