Tag Archives: Yorkshire

Esholt farm celebrate huge milestone

by Sallie Gregson   The millionth visitor passed through the gates at the popular children’s farm in the picturesque Yorkshire countryside  this month.   Farmer James Wainhouse and his wife Denise were thrilled to have reached such a huge number … Continue reading

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Hair-raising sight as Pudsey firm supports whacky Wig Wednesday

By Jonnel Benjamin Workers at a Leeds photography firm are all wearing wacky wigs today to raise money for a children’s cancer charity.

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Horsforth firm in bid to launch motorised tricycle tours

By Óné Chappy A novelty motorised tricycle could soon be the new way of experiencing a tour of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

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Silver success for Yorkshire’s cycle-inspired garden

    By Jonnel Benjamin   Le Jardin de Yorkshire has won the silver-gilt at the Chelsea Flower Show.   The garden incorporates iconic images of Yorkshire which spectators will see during the opening stages of the Tour de France … Continue reading

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Security for Yorkshire’s star attraction at Chelsea Flower Show

By Jonnel Benjamin   Extra security guards have been drafted in to prevent thieves wrecking Leeds’ entry at the 100th Chelsea Flower Show.   Le Jardin de Yorkshire, created by tourism organisation Welcome to Yorkshire, includes the UK’s rarest orchid The … Continue reading

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Gabby Logan’s new gown to boost local economy

  by Samantha Hepworth Gabby Logan’s installation into Leeds Trinity will be fit for a queen, and celebrating local talent. Sports presenter Ms Logan, 40,  officially becomes Chancellor of Leeds Trinity University, in Horsforth, on June 6. And to celebrate, her … Continue reading

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Jewish Artists in Yorkshire

By Jon Cronshaw It is 150 years since the first synagogue was built in Leeds, marking the Jewish community’s official establishment in the city. And now a new exhibition celebrates the landmark by showcasing the community’s contribution to the Yorkshire … Continue reading

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