CategoryYorkshire Activities

Tour de Yorkshire

Next year some of the biggest names in world cycling will be coming to Yorkshire to take part in the Grand Départ – the opening stages of the Tour de France. This is a great opportunity for Yorkshire to show millions of people watching from all over the world just what makes this county special. [...]

Kiplin Hall gets £42½k grant from Heritage Lottery Fund for War Project

Kiplin Hall in North Yorkshire has been awarded a grant of £42,500 by the Heritage Lottery Fund to help it research and develop a collaborative project with other members of the Yorkshire Country House Partnership to mark the centenary of the beginning of the First World War in August 1914. The project “the Yorkshire Country House in Time of War” will begin this autumn and carry on for a further two years and show the important role that the some of the county’s country houses played during World War 2. [...]

Eddie and the Gold Tops, a number one hit!

Eddie & the Gold Tops is another superb production from the Badapple Theatre Company and it’s currently touring Yorkshire. It’s a riveting, amusing feel-good production with plenty of laughs and songs for all the family. Funny and endearing, it’s a great evening’s entertainment. [...]