12 photographs that capture the true beauty of Helmsley
PUBLISHED: 08:47 04 July 2017 | UPDATED: 08:47 04 July 2017
It’s easy to see why our readers are flocking to visit Helmsley in the North York Moors
Duncombe Park Archway, Helmsley by Paul Hunter
Heather outside Helmsley by Keith Sayer
Helmsley Castle Sky by David Pickett
Helmsley Castle by David Pickett
Helmsley Dawn by Gary Donnison
Helmsley by Lukas Nalazek
Helmsley by Ron Hindhaugh
Helmsley Castle with cattle by Lukas Nalazek
Church of All Saints, Helmsley by Jackie Smart
Norman Tower by Karol Gajewski
Wildflower Banks, Helmsley by Paul Hunter
Worn steps, Helmsley Castle by Paul Hunter
It has a large selection of independent shops (it won a Great British High Street award in 2016) that attract locals and tourists alike.
One of the most famous landmarks in Helmsley is the Grade II listed Church of All Saints, while the medieval castle with its walled garden, stands proudly over the market town.
For those looking for wildlife shots, The National Centre for Birds of Prey is based in Duncombe Park which also has 450 acres of spectacular gardens and parklands.
Why don’t you upload your photos of Helmsley to the Yorkshire Life reader photo gallery?