Click here to view the walk Distance 21.3km (13.2miles) Time 5 -6 hours. Description The walk has an initial climb of over 350m from your starting out point at Bolton Abbey to the highest point of 485m at Simon's Seat Click here to...
Click here to view details of this walk Distance: 4km (2.5 miles) Time: 1 hour Accessibility: Along the canal towpath into the woods, pathways for most of the route gentle slopes , some steps. For nearly a thousand years Skipton Wood provided...
Autumn is the best time of the year to incorporate earth tone colours into your home decorations. The return of cooler temperatures, autumn colours, and nature changing before our eyes is all the evidence we need that autumn is...
Distance: 2 miles Time: 1 hour In June 1900, a journalist wrote in the Craven Herald: “The people of Silsden are fortunate in having almost unlimited facilities for taking pedestrian exercise amidst country scenes captivating in their charming picturesqueness.” Our use of...
Buckden Cray Hubberholme Circuit Distance: 7km (4 miles) Time: a minimum of 1 1/2 hours Ascent/descent: strenuous climb at the start Accessibility: the steep climb out of Buckden is rough and rocky in places. The riverside path can get muddy in places. Buckden Cray...
Since I wrote an earlier article, some readers have felt that I do not endorse dog obedience training. The reverse is true. I believe there are many talented dog trainers who get fantastic results with many dogs. However, I do believe...
If you haven’t heard there have been lots of exciting things happening at High Corn Mill recently. Just Teachers and Tom Sexton, hair stylists and nail spa have expanded within the mill. There’s more news from The Home Company, Skipton’s...
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 Bradford, its old blackened stone cottages and terraces standing firm against the West Yorkshire...
  Tribute to ‘lovely man’ who died suddenly Grassington, March 9, 2015. The chairman of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority today paid tribute to Member John Roberts, who died suddenly at the weekend at the age of 70. Mr Roberts who lived...
Keighley is helping to lead the way in helping big and small businesses to work together for the town’s prosperity. The town is once again supporting Small Business Saturday, which this year is on 5 December, with a series of...

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