Thursday, 23 October 2014
The festive shopping event is taking over the Harrogate International Centre from 27 – 30 November with more than 300 exhibitors.
Stalls will be selling food and drink, crafts, interior items and home-ware, personalised gifts and jewellery,
Further information: www.countrylivingfair.com/harrogate
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
|On track for Malton visit: |
However, these days, he's probably best known for his broadcasting career especially the Great British Railway Journeys series.
Michael takes to the stage at Malton's Milton Rooms on Friday 7 November to share his experiences and talk about his "life of two halves."
Immediately after, there will be an audience question and answer session. Book signings will take place before the show and during the interval.
Further information: www.themiltonrooms.com
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
The top table has been compiled by the Geological Society and partner organisations.
The 70m Malham Cove has won a place in the top ten features in the landscape category while Gaping Gill, the huge pothole below Ingleborough that could house St Paul’s Cathedral, was listed among the ten best in the adventurous category.
Robert White, the national park's historic environment officer, said: “The geology of the national park is often an under-appreciated part of the scenery but it forms the skeleton of the Yorkshire Dales landscape, having been eroded by wind, rain, ice and snow, clothed in vegetation and transformed by human activity.
“It is good to see that two of the classic limestone features of the Yorkshire Dales have been have been recognised by the Geological Society.”
Monday, 20 October 2014
|Jane Pottas collects seaweeds on Scarborough's South Bay beach. |
Photo by Tony Bartholomew.
She gives her talk Seaweeds – Cinderellas of the Seashore to Scarborough Field Naturalists’ Society on 28 October.
Friday, 17 October 2014
Staff have organised a bundle of activities to keep them amused, including taking part in the Big Draw, which runs throughout the UK until 2 November and offers thousands of mainly free drawing activities that connect people of all ages with museums, outdoor spaces, artists, designers and illustrators.