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Dales Discovery Day 17th March 2018

We’re all about promoting the Yorkshire Dales to the whole world and tomorrow, Saturday 17th March, is the first Dales Discovery Day. If you come and stay at Layhead Farm Cottages, there are many wonderful places of interest to visit. … Continue reading

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Shortlisted Best Holiday Destination 2018 Just a Short Drive Away!

The Forest of Bowland, just a short drive away from Layhead Farm Cottages, has been shortlisted as the best holiday destination 2018 by the BBC Countryfile Magazine judges. Readers were asked to send in their suggestions, and after hours of … Continue reading

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A Walk on the Wild Side

The start of a New Year is a great time to set yourself new challenges, and one of the most famous challenges on the doorstep of Layhead Farm Cottages is the Yorkshire Dales Three Peaks walk, 24 miles in 12 … Continue reading

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No-one will be taking the hump today!

At one of our local agricultural shows you would expect to see cows and sheep but camels?  This year at the Nidderdale Show, Pateley Bridge, there is a special appearance by… JOSEPH’S AMAZING CAMELS! This is racing with a twist.  … Continue reading

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Settle Flowerpot Festival

Some years ago one of the members of Vibrant Settle had a very inspired thought. Hence the Settle Flowerpot Festival was born. Every year throughout July and August businesses, householders and shops around Settle town who wish to participate, make … Continue reading

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Magnificent Meadows & Insects

Summertime is a busy time around this area.  Not just for business owners like myself but also for the growing season. This is the best time of year to really appreciate the types of plants and insects that thrive in … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of French Cuisine in the Dales

Sticking with the fresh vegetable theme from our last blog post  here’s a really simple Ratatouille recipe to try with produce bought from Growing with Grace. You can substitute any of the vegetables listed here if you’re not keen on … Continue reading

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