Valley Life

  • Just an ordinary girl

    By Emma Victoria Parkinson I love to write. It keeps me busy and I just really enjoy doing it. I’m writing a blog about everyday...

  • When Alan met Fred

    In an interview with Mark Davis, engineer and author Alan McEwen, who runs Dandelion Stone Troughs and Architectural Antiques at Cowling, North Yorkshire, tells of...

  • Bingley Show 2016

    Horses and horsepower will thrill the crowds at this year’s Bingley Show on Saturday 23rd July at Myrtle Park. There will be motorbike thrills from...

  • Wilsden – Ancient and Modern

    A walk around Wilsden can be like stepping into the past. A charming and unspoiled village, it sits solidly on its hillside location west of...

  • Cullingworth village – past and present

    Steeped in local history but thriving in the present, the village of Cullingworth sits just a couple of miles from the tourist magnet village of...

  • Top Dog – and Cat!

    Craven’s canine population is invited to share in Kingsway Vets recent celebration in achieving Veterinary Hospital Status from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Canine...

  • Safe driving tips from the ultimate roadster

    The man who was once The Stig isn’t happy with the state of driving in Britain today, and he’s on a mission to do something...

  • Our love for Shalome

    When expectant mum Emma Harwood and husband Colin were told their new baby would be born with a severe brain abnormality, they were given the...

  • A Christmas Yule Love

    The sleigh bells are ringing and the halls are decked – yes, it’s Christmas time. So start the festivities with a trip to the famous...

  • Lifestyle Choice on the Hill – Denholme

    High on the moors above West Yorkshire, the former industrial village of Denholme has developed a new life as a place for incoming residents seeking...