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La Mesa Escondida at the Cedar Court Harrogate

March 1, 2019 No comments

La Mesa Escondida is proof that something special can be found in quite unexpected places. It means The Hidden Table in Spanish and it’s the name of a restaurant in Ibiza – and, for two nights only, in Harrogate, at the Cedar Court Hotel. Tonight, Friday 1st March, and tomorrow, or Saturday 2nd March, La[Read More]

Gorgeous dates for your diary

February 26, 2019 No comments

Here’s our round-up of upcoming gorgeous events – the perfect place to find out what’s on in Yorkshire. If you’d like to be featured, simply email gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com ON NOW: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, a touring exhibition from The Civic, Barnsley, York Castle Museum. Until April 28. https://www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk ON NOW: Views of Harrogate, until June[Read More]

We love Leaf and Loaf

February 21, 2019 No comments

One of my best, most beautiful buys last year was a handmade terracotta plant pot from Leaf and Loaf in Welburn. It cost just £6 and holds a hardy little chive. The plant and the pot have coped with every of extreme of weather from blazing sun to wind, ice and snow. Leaf and Loaf[Read More]

Gorgeous dates for your diary

February 19, 2019 No comments

Here’s our round-up of upcoming gorgeous events – the perfect place to find out what’s on in Yorkshire. If you’d like to be featured, simply email gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com THIS WEEK: Charity knitting/crochet group, Mon, Feb 25, 10am-12 noon. St Peter’s Church, Cambridge Street, Harrogate. Organised by The Knitter’s Yarn, to knit/crochet for a charity that each person[Read More]

Wild about The Wild Plum in Harrogate

February 15, 2019 No comments

The Wild Plum café/restaurant in Harrogate is an unexpected find in many respects. The first is its location. It’s on the outskirts of the town, a mile or so out, on Hookstone Road (which is just before the Marks & Spencer Food Hall on Leeds Road). Once there, you have to look out for a[Read More]