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10 Festive Christmas Events in Cheshire 2019

10 Festive Christmas Events in Cheshire 2019

A Fairytale Christmas Mansion at Tatton Park Fairytales are the theme of the décor at Tatton this year – from the state rooms to the servants’ quarters – with music adding to the special atmosphere. It’s just one of several seasonal celebrations here this winter […]

York at Christmas – Festive things to do in 2019

York at Christmas – Festive things to do in 2019

York at Christmas – York is a truly enchanting place at Christmas. With our lovely cobbled medieval streets providing a backdrop to the festive lights festooning every tree it really is a magical place to visit at Christmas.  Have a look below for lots of […]

Scarborough’s new six-week Christmas ‘variety show’ extravaganza

Scarborough’s new six-week Christmas ‘variety show’ extravaganza

Scarborough will become a Grinch-free zone for six weeks from 14 November, as a cast of magicians, musicians, street performers, famous panto characters – and Father Christmas – assemble to help bring glitter, glee and glam to the town’s streets and stores as part of […]

8 Magical Christmas Events in Manchester 2019

8 Magical Christmas Events in Manchester 2019

8 Magical Christmas Events in Manchester 2019 – Here are Yorkshire Wonders we are massive Christmas fans.  We are often in Manchester over Christmas, so I thought I would put a list together of some of the fabulous Christmas events going on this year!  There […]

Lotherton Hall Christmas Experience, Leeds, 2019

Lotherton Hall Christmas Experience, Leeds, 2019

Lotherton Hall Christmas Experience – Get set to step into Christmas as Yorkshire family attraction, Lotherton, has revealed icy plans for its magical Christmas Experience and launched its sought-after tickets.  With the region set to experience a wave of early Christmas cheer, Lotherton is skating […]

Christmas Events and Attractions in the UK 2019

Christmas Events and Attractions in the UK 2019

There are so many fabulous Christmas events and attractions in the UK.  Here is a list of the best of the Christmas attractions, Santa’s grottos and Festive Events! Also see my Christmas Events in Yorkshire post for more Yorkshire based festivities!   Lapland UK We […]

Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2019

Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2019

Festive Christmas ice-skating in Yorkshire – there are few things more Christmassy that ice skating round a beautifully lit Christmas tree with Christmas tunes playing in the background and a promise of hot chocolate to come! Here is my list of ice skating venues in […]

Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – What’s On?

Festive Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – What’s On?

Christmas in the Lake District 2019 – Looking for Christmas events in the Lake District/Cumbria?  Looking to visit Santa, or a Christmas market in the Lake District?  See our list of fantastic Christmas events in the Lake District with kids.  Also have a look at […]

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales – Ooh, this is a brand new Christmas train attraction ready for 2019!  It’s sure to sell out quickly, so make sure you get your tickets booked as soon as possible!  You can buy […]

10 Santa Express and Polar Express Train Rides – UK

10 Santa Express and Polar Express Train Rides – UK

10 Santa Express and Polar Express Train Rides – UK – I think there are few things more seasonal and exciting than a special train ride at Christmas!  With that in mind I have compiled a list of fabulous, festive Santa Train rides around the […]