What’s On over May Half Term in Yorkshire 2021?

Looking for ideas for things to do in Yorkshire with kids over May half-term 2021?  Here’s a round-up of local family events and activities.   For lots more year round ideas and reviews have a look at our big post on Family Days Out in Yorkshire.  But for May Half-Term in Yorkshire, have a look … Read more

A Winter Visit to Beamish in County Durham

A Winter Visit to Beamish in County Durham – Over Christmas we visited Mr W’s Mum in Newcastle and took the opportunity to visit Beamish while we were nearby.  As a primary school child I visited Beamish and although I couldn’t remember much detail, remember that it was definitely a highlight of my school years.  … Read more

Flamborough Fire Festival on New Year’s Eve – 2000 Viking Torches!

Flamborough Fire Festival New Years Eve

This year’s Flamborough Fire Festival promises to be the most spectacular ever! The Festival organisers plan to burn their Viking Longship by setting fire to it with a ring of two thousand flaming Viking torches!  The Festival, now in its fifth year, will take place at 10.30pm at the Festival Arena in Flamborough on New … Read more