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A day at the races in Yorkshire

March 16, 2018

There’s a proud tradition of horse racing in Yorkshire with a long line of success both over the jumps and on the Flat. I love a day at the races.  The atmosphere is always good, racehorses are staggeringly beautiful (go to the parade ring before the race and admire them at close quarters) and I[Read More]

Gorgeous dates for your diary

March 13, 2018

In a new weekly feature, we bring you a round-up of upcoming gorgeous events around Yorkshire. If you’d like to be featured, simply email gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com A Yorkshire View, exhibition of paintings and drawings by Lynn Ward inspired by Dales landscapes. March 17-28, The Station, Station Yard, Richmond. www.thestation.co.uk The Tinker Project: Family Sculpture Workshop, workshop where you can tinker[Read More]

My very own Knitter’s Yarn success story

March 8, 2018

She’s got a new spell (one for Billy Bragg fans there) … and it’s – da-daaah! – knitting! Yes, I have taken up knitting and I love it (Stephanie here, btw). It’s a revelation and my new nightly passion. I almost wish I still smoked, so I could give up with the help of knitting.[Read More]

Gorgeous dates for your diary

March 7, 2018| 1 Comment

In a new weekly column, we bring you our pick of upcoming gorgeous events across Yorkshire. If you would like to be included, simply email: gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com. Jane Pritchard Ceramic Showcase, until Sat, April 28, City Art Gallery, The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds, 10am-5pm, Mon-Sat. craftcentre-leeds@btconnect.com Queens of Industry, exhibition telling the[Read More]

Breakfast at Two Sisters in Skipton

March 1, 2018| 1 Comment

Hunting for breakfast early one Sunday morning brought us to Two Sisters in Skipton. It describes itself as a bar and kitchen and sits on Mill Bridge. If you turn the corner at the top of the high street and look ahead, there it is. It appears promising and doesn’t disappoint. It’s an independent business[Read More]