Category Archives: Events

February Half Term Activities

Read on for inspiration about activities to do from the doorstep of Newton Grange and those within a 10 minute, 20 minute and 1 hour drive. There are some great activities to do in the Yorkshire Dales this February Half Term. Here’s a sneak preview of some of our favourite suggestions:

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Our story – in this month’s Aspire magazine

Delighted to read our feature in this month’s Aspire magazine – a great little resource for finding out more about the local area and businesses within it.

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The new 2017 Farm Stay Brochures have arrived

It’s always great to see the new set of Farm Stay Brochures – available for all guests in our cottages and B&B rooms to browse and take home with them. Farm Stay is a brilliant network of accommodation found in delightful, rural settings throughout the country – often on working farms. From Bed and Breakfasts […]

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Local history and restoration at Newton Grange Farm

Newton Grange Farm has two listed buildings on it – Newton Grange Farmhouse and The Chapel House. Both are Grade II listed. We thought it would be interesting to look a little further in to local history – with the help of an archaeologist friend, we found out some interesting things.

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Challenge yourself in the Yorkshire Dales

A new year is upon us. A chance to pause and reflect, and perhaps to plan ahead too and make 2017 the year when we take part in something that takes us out of our comfort zone and try something new. We have put together a list of a a few challenge events taking place […]

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A wonderful walk to discover the Norber Erratics

Combine a day’s walking in the fresh air, stunning scenery, the warmth of sunshine on my face, a touch of physical geography, and the fabulous company of friends and I could not be happier. Here in the Yorkshire Dales we are blessed with dramatic landscapes, none more so than our recent day out to the Norber […]

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A perfectly relaxed country wedding

Looking back over the summer I couldn’t help but smile when I saw the delightful photographs of Holly and Tom’s wedding here in June, kindly supplied by Karen from 5 Little Boys Photography. The photographs have captured the atmosphere of the day perfectly, from the moment when the bride and groom made their marriage vows in Newton Grange […]

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Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

We enjoyed a fun family day out last month, making the most of sustainable travel from our doorstep. The day began at Gargrave station, less than 1 1/2 miles across the fields from Newton Grange (along the Pennine Way footpath), or in our case, a 2 mile drive to the free station car park in […]

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How to plan your marquee wedding

The fun of marquee weddings is the ability to plan every detail from scratch, allowing your personalities to shine through. Here are our top ten tips for planning a marquee wedding.

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A summer of events in the Yorkshire Dales

Now the sun is shining brightly we are ever brimming with excitement at a fun-filled summer of local events in the Yorkshire Dales and the chance to discover something new. With last weekend’s fabulous Le Petit Depart from Skipton and the fabulous Malham Safari Trail the weekend before, we feel so thankful to have the picturesque Yorkshire Dales […]

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