We have compiled the following recommendations and further references for your convenience.
North York Moors National Park – The official site of the National Park Authority on our doorstep.
Procters Taxis – Procters Taxis is a local family owned and run taxi business established in 1972 to serve Bedale and the surrounding area. Run by Bob and Margaret Ramsay, Procters Taxis offer a full range of private hire taxi and minibus services including both domestic and commercial contracts that include airport, railway and coach connections (distance no object), school run contracts, and we can also provide a courier service. We pride ourselves on our punctuality and reliability, and we are fully licensed by Hambleton District Council.
Yorkshire Country Wines – This fruit wine producer, based in Glasshouses in Nidderdale (officially designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), makes a great place to stop off for a couple of hours on a day out visiting some of the Yorkshire Dales.You can take a guided tour of their winery (check the times on their web site), see natural fruit wines being made and have lunch or a snack in their riverside tearooms or on the riverside terrace. You might even take home a bottle of wine (or several) to enjoy with some local Wensleydale Cheese! Also: antiques gallery.
Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority – The official site of the other National Park Authority nearby.
Briar House Flowers, Pickhill, Thirsk – Flowers for all celebrations, weddings and other events, and Christmas wreath-making workshops.
Guides & Directories
Eagle Intermedia’s The Yorkshire Dales – Information including history, photographs and more.
Eagle Intermedia’s The North York Moors – Information about the North York Moors, and the Yorkshire coast.
The Good Hotel Guide – “All things considered, it is the best. Its great strength lies in its squeaky clean integrity – no free hospitality accepted, no payment solicited from hotels and no advertisements allowed… The GHG conveys the spirit of a hotel better than any of its competitors.” – The Sunday Times
yorkshiretouristboard.net – The official business-to-business web site for the tourism industry in Yorkshire