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5 things to do in Yorkshire

Five things to do during the Bank Holiday weekend

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Things to do in Yorkshire
Holly Woodhead rides Dhi Lupison winners of the  CCI*** Under 25 last year Photo Kit Houghton

Exciting new class to be trialled at Bramham this year

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Why not pop along to York Castle Museum and play dress-up at its new Shaping the Body exhibition

From arsenic dresses to whale-bone corsets, a new exhibition shows how fashion has shaped our lives

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Things to do in Yorkshire

What’s on in Yorkshire

Friday, April 29, 2016
York Mystery Plays

A round up of events in and around Yorkshire during May

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Things to do in Yorkshire

Food & Drink

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Lamb, wild garlic and wild asparagus

Jo Haywood takes a walk on the Wild side in Harrogate

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Yorkshire Restaurants Harrogate
Craft beers are increasingly popular in local pubs

Where do you stand on fizzy, corporate beer from overseas? Personally, I think it has its place — that place being my fridge, writes Tony Greenway.

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6 of the best Pubs and Bars
Wagyu steak

Jo Haywood charts the rise of Yorkshire wagyu

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Yorkshire Food
Shoppers crowd the market

A community comes together to celebrate the finer foods of life, as Lucy Allen reports

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Yorkshire Food Ilkley
Nasturtium, a colourful edible flower

Add something extra to a favourite family dish with a sprinkle of well chosen leaves

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Places

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
St George's Square with statue of Huddersfield-born former prime minister Harold Wilson
 Image created by Nick Oliver. He can be contacted via his website smilecreative.co.uk

Richard Darn takes a trip to the West Yorkshire town full of history and culture

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Huddersfield
Grow to School

Children pull on their wellington boots and gardening gloves to take on a new outdoor challenge

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Flower hayfield in Swaledale

We asked the chief executive of one of the most visited national parks to talk about what makes this place so special.

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Yorkshire Dales
The Great East Window

Celebrations as work on one of the biggest church restoration projects in Europe is unveiled

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York Minster
Saltaire

People who live in this model village are keen to share its uniqueness, says Julie Hemmings. Photographs by Joan Russell

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Saltaire

Style

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A classic four-carat round brilliant solitaire diamond – an excellent cut, according to Neil

Neil Geddes of NJ Geddes Fine Jewellery in Leeds shares his jewellery tips.

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Dom & Geri

When local Leeds-based Dominic Copsey heard an advert for personalised greetings card company Moonpig on the radio five years ago, it got him thinking. The personalised gifts market is growing rapidly, but at the time there was nobody who offered personalised wrapping paper.

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Why not pop along to York Castle Museum and play dress-up at its new Shaping the Body exhibition

From arsenic dresses to whale-bone corsets, a new exhibition shows how fashion has shaped our lives

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Things to do in Yorkshire

Walks

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Robin Hood's Bay

Terry Fletcher likes to be beside the seaside on this walk which takes in spectacular views and fascinating history

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Whitby Coastal Yorkshire
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Julia Bradbury at Malham in the Yorkshire Dales

Julia Bradbury walks the walk (and talks the talk) at Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival

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Sheffield
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Bluebells in Middleton Woods, Ilkley

Enjoy this particular woodland walk while you can. Words and photographs by Terry Fletcher

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West Yorkshire walk Ilkley
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Whitby. The new Yorkshire coastal path will eventually connect with other routes to create the England Coast Path which will be almost 2,800 miles long

A new coastal path due to open in Yorkshire this summer will eventually form part of a route around England. Words By Paul Mackenzie

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Coastal Yorkshire
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Walkers on Cam High Road

Terry Fletcher takes in some record breakers in the Yorkshire Dales on a walk from beautiful Bainbridge

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Competitions

Friday, May 20, 2016
Show jumping

Yorkshire Life has teamed up with the Great Yorkshire Show to offer readers the chance to win one of 10 family tickets to this year’s event

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Alexandra House

Yorkshire Life is offering the chance to win a pamper day for two.

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Wynyard Hall

As celebrations for the Queen’s 90th birthday take place across the country, Wynyard Hall, one of the North East’s best-loved luxury hotel and spas, is offering a luxurious overnight package – worth more than £800 – that’s fit for royalty

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Restaurant Reviews

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Lamb, wild garlic and wild asparagus

Jo Haywood takes a walk on the Wild side in Harrogate

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Yorkshire Restaurants Harrogate

Sponsored:Best Western Plus Dean Court Hotel, York

Monday, April 25, 2016
Best Western Plus Dean Court Hotel

Located on York’s most historic street, The Dean Court Hotel has established itself as one of the most luxurious and finest hotels in the city centre.

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Spinach and egg pizzetta

We try tapas-style food located on the fourth floor of Harvey Nichols in Leeds

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Yorkshire Restaurants Leeds

Sponsored:The Old Swan Hotel

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
The Old Swan Hotel

The Old Swan is one of the most famous hotels in the lovely spa town of Harrogate, with a history going back nearly 200 years...

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Sponsored:Solberge Hall Hotel

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Solberge Hall Hotel

Nestled between the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors, this handsome Georgian mansion is an idyllic country retreat.

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Gardens

Thursday, April 7, 2016
10 simple ideas for a beautiful garden this spring (Trudy Wilkerson/Shutterstock)

From the best flowers to plant in spring to inspiring cottage garden style – we reveal 10 things to do this month in the garden to ensure an awesome outside space

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Photography

Gallery:12 photos that capture the true beauty of Hull

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
The Humber Bridge south tower from the Hessle foreshore by Gordon Ratcliffe

Hull is set for an influx of visitors for the 2017 City of Culture celebrations, our readers show share their views of the city.

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Hull photography

Gallery:12 photos that capture the true beauty of Malham

Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Lone Tree, Malham by Martyn Wright

Our readers share their photos of one of the most popular locations in the Yorkshire Dales

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photography

Homes & Gardens

Monday, May 16, 2016
Brigsteer

Looking for a home gym? Don’t sweat it, we can work it out

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The estate village of West Heslerton – yours for just £20m

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime property investment?

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Sponsored:Great Reasons to visit the Yorkshire Dales

Monday, April 18, 2016
Park Leisure Holiday Homes

Anyone who has visited the North Yorkshire Dales will be able to tell you that the region is packed with beautiful scenery, historic sites, and locals who are passionate about the history and culture. That’s what makes this region one of the UK’s best undiscovered holiday destinations. Here are some of the reasons you should visit the Dales courtesy of Park Leisure.

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Sadberge Hall

Properties with more than enough room for a pony

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Local People

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Esme Thorpe, four, and the children of Ashfield Primary School speak live to Tim Peake on the space station Photo by Richard Walker/ imagenorth.net

There was an extraterrestrial beginning to a school day for one group of pupils

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Sharon Canavar

It has to be ‘destination Harrogate’ for one of the country’s leading arts and performance festivals

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Tom Wrigglesworth

Our star columnist prepares to hit the heights and wonders whether saying no might have been a better idea

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Celebrity Interviews

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Julia Bradbury at Malham in the Yorkshire Dales

Julia Bradbury walks the walk (and talks the talk) at Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival

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Sheffield
John Foxx

John Foxx was the original founder of the popular 70’s band, Ultravox and has a career which has spanned for nearly fifty years. I spoke to John about his time growing up in Chorley where he was born and his involvement in the adaptation of the E.M. Forster short story, “The Machine Stops” by Pilot Theatre and the York Theatre Royal.

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Anna Wintour

Students are urged to learn from the best and be self sufficient. Photographs by Andy Bulmer

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Events

01:00
5 things to do in Yorkshire

Five things to do during the Bank Holiday weekend

Read Full Story »
Things to do in Yorkshire
Holly Woodhead rides Dhi Lupison winners of the  CCI*** Under 25 last year Photo Kit Houghton

Exciting new class to be trialled at Bramham this year

Read Full Story »
Why not pop along to York Castle Museum and play dress-up at its new Shaping the Body exhibition

From arsenic dresses to whale-bone corsets, a new exhibition shows how fashion has shaped our lives

Read Full Story »
Things to do in Yorkshire

What’s on in Yorkshire

Friday, April 29, 2016
York Mystery Plays

A round up of events in and around Yorkshire during May

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Things to do in Yorkshire

Arts

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Beckie May at work

A Yorkshire theatrical prop-maker is helping to bring York’s historic Mystery Plays to vivid life. Andrew Vine reports. Photographs by Duncan Lomax

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York Minster
Jane Asher, her husband Gerald Scarfe

Actor and entrepreneur Jane Asher took on the iconic role of Miss Haversham in a new adaptation by playwright and screenwriter Michael Eaton of Great Expectations for West Yorkshire Playhouse.

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A history of Yorkshire in 70 objects

Additional items from our history of Yorkshire in 70 objects project

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Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Jack wears a Bob jacket, £250, Bob polo shirt, £75, Replay jeans, £115 and Umberto Fornari pocket square, £28, all from Lynx Menswear. Sarah models a Frank Lyman jumpsuit, £230, from Walk in Style

Get ready for longer, brighter days with inspiration from our exclusive fashion shoot at Goldsborough Hall, near Knaresborough

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Friday, April 22, 2016
The estate village of West Heslerton – yours for just £20m

Are you ready for a once-in-a-lifetime property investment?

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Sunday, April 3, 2016
The 2015 Tour de Yorkshire in Bridlington

The second Tour de Yorkshire takes place on 29th April to 1st May, the route is over 500km and takes in all four Yorkshire counties. We give you the lowdown on some of our favourite locations along the route

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Sponsored Articles


Friday, May 20, 2016
Dom & Geri

When local Leeds-based Dominic Copsey heard an advert for personalised greetings card company Moonpig on the radio five years ago, it got him thinking. The personalised gifts market is growing rapidly, but at the time there was nobody who offered personalised wrapping paper.

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Rybrook Land Rover

Exciting investment is planned by a prestige motor group in Yorkshire, as Martin Pilkington reports

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Monday, April 18, 2016
Park Leisure Holiday Homes

Anyone who has visited the North Yorkshire Dales will be able to tell you that the region is packed with beautiful scenery, historic sites, and locals who are passionate about the history and culture. That’s what makes this region one of the UK’s best undiscovered holiday destinations. Here are some of the reasons you should visit the Dales courtesy of Park Leisure.

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Cedar Retreats

Cedar Retreats is an exclusive development of holiday lodges set around a tranquil lake in a relaxing location close to the Yorkshire Dales.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Queen Ethelburga's Students Celebrate A Level Results

You wouldn’t buy a car without going for a test drive or even consider putting an offer in for a house before having two viewings, so spending some time at a potential school for your child is absolutely crucial to get the feel that it is the right place.

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