Category Archives: winter

Stir Up Sunday is a-coming

This year ‘Stir Up Sunday’ is 24th November 2019. Thought to start in Victorian times, this is traditionally the day Christmas Pudding is made. Here are 4 things you may not know about ‘Stir Up’ traditions.

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Getting to the root of soup

It’s still that time of year when we need to be wrapped up warm and have an urge to eat heart warming food. Here’s how to make the most of seasonal carrot into a perfect soup. 1 tbsp vegetable oil … Continue reading

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5 Exhilarating Ideas To Try In 2019

The New Year will soon be upon us. Want to achieve something for yourself next year? Layhead is the perfect base to try something different. Here are 5 exhilarating things to do in the Yorkshire Dales in 2019.

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