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Take a Trip on the Settle-Carlisle Railway

There’s always something to do in the Yorkshire Dales, even if the weather is a little bit inclement. Taking a trip on a train can be thrilling for children of all ages. Most little ones will love the journey itself, … Continue reading

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Wedding News

30th July is fast approaching – my daughter’s wedding so we are busier than usual at Layhead.  My main tasks at the moment are to get the garden and the house looking spick and span! The wedding is English Country … Continue reading

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Exciting News

  Exciting news!  The 2nd Tour De Yorkshire Cycle Race is coming to Settle on Friday 29th April 2016.  Many of the businesses around Settle are working together to decorate and organise Settle for a really fun day in the … Continue reading

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Autumn?

Busy week, lots of visitors and lovely sunny Autumn (nearly) weather.  The Tour of Britain cycle race passed very close to the cottages on Monday – Bolton-by-Bowland, Gisburn, Slaidburn and Forest of Bowland.  Wonderful views of surrounding hills and dales. … Continue reading

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Le Tour de Yorkshire has not been forgotten!

What a lovely August bank holiday weekend we’ve just had – warm and sunny as it was for the wonderful Tour de France weekend that we had back in July. I was reminded of it this weekend as we spent … Continue reading

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Rain Doesn’t Stop Play in the Yorkshire Dales!

Even though it is a beautiful sunny day today at Layhead Farm Cottages and all the flowers are looking fantastic,  we have had a little rain this summer!  A far sighted marketing lady, Susan Briggs here in the Yorkshire Dales, has produced a very comprehensive … Continue reading

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Rosemary supports English Tourism Week

English Tourism Week, organised by VisitEngland, is a week-long celebration of events from the 10th – 18 March 2012 to promote English toursim. Rosemary, who is a Farm Stay – Regional  Director for Yorkshire, took this opportunity to promote Farm Stay Yorkshire … Continue reading

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