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New play area to be unveiled at Park

Santa unveils Stockeld Park’s brand new themed play area The Big Book of Books on Saturday December 16 with help from its 11-year-old creator and winner of Stockeld Park’s Sculpture Competition, Travis Bedford.

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Tea Room Manager, Sharon Fyfe decorating the drawing room of Kiplin Hall.  Picture: Richard Doughty Photography

Edwardian Christmas at Kiplin Hall

This year’s theme at Kiplin Hall is A Country House Christmas - an Edwardian Christmas depicted in flowers and fresh greenery throughout the 17th century attraction near Scorton.

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Autumn scenery at the National Trust Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Gardens estate in North Yorkshire.

Explore beautiful 18th century landscape

This week’s walk goes through the Studley Royal Deer Park and the Valley of Seven Bridges at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.

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Birstwith Packhorse Bridge on stage three. Picture by Iain Mann

Seeing all the Nidderdale Way has to offer

Here is part two of the Nidderdale Way walk guide in partnership with the Upper Nidderdale Landscape Partnership.

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Looking towards Gouthwaite

Celebrating the new Nidderdale Way guide

Nidderdale Way: Time; One day per stage Distance; Stage one - 14.5 miles Stage two - 10.5 miles

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National Trust Walk

Take in the changing colours of the trees

Fountains Abbey - Distance: 2.5 miles (4km). Time: 50 mins - 1hr 30mins

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Enjoy scenic views of Beningbrough Hall on this autumn trail. �National Trust Images/Niall Clutton

A pleasant amble along easy footpaths

This week’s walk is an all year round circular route that goes from Beningbrough out along the river, before returning back to the hall.

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A view along the River Skell in autumn towards Fountains Abbey
NTPL/Andrew Butler

Take a walk around the gorgeous gardens of Fountains Abbey

In the first of a new series of walks in partnership with the National Trust, we explore a five-mile walk around the boundary of the Fountains Abbey estate.

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Enlightening new display lights up

Enlightening new display lights up

A recreation of a full moon will hover over the water at Leeds Dock during this October’s spectacular Light Night Leeds.

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Breathtaking views across the water

Breathtaking views across the water

This week sees the second installment of our new series of walks set around the reservoirs of the district and surrounding areas, in partnership with Yorkshire Water.

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Explore beautiful area on   reservoir route

Explore beautiful area on reservoir route

This week, the Advertiser launches a new series of walks around reservoirs in the Harrogate District and surrounding area, in partnership with Yorkshire Water.

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Lifestyle
Time to try a tri: Top tips for beginner triathletes

Time to try a tri: Top tips for beginner triathletes

Triathlon: a word that strikes fear into couch potatoes everywhere. For many, the idea of swimming 1,500 metres, cycling 40k and running 10k back-to-back fills them with dread.

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Magnificent mosaics line route of Crackpot Trail

Magnificent mosaics line route of Crackpot Trail

This enjoyable trail around part of Dallowgill is illuminated with 22 mosaics depicting local scenes and flora and fauna which might be encountered along the route.

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A map of the outer trail �Crown copyright 2017 Ordnance Survey. Media 060/17

A choice of two trails through picturesque Pateley

The picturesque town of Pateley Bridge has witnessed great change over many centuries; development of new industries and the introduction of a railway line saw the town grow.

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�Crown copyright 2017 Ordnance Survey. Media 060/17

Historical route links two important medieval sites

This walk links two important medieval sites near Ripon – Fountains Abbey and Markenfield Hall.

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A map of the route. �Crown copyright 2017 Ordnance Survey. Media 060/17

Geology trail takes you back in time to the Ice Age

The walk begins from the Toft Gate car park. Follow the B6265 from Pateley Bridge towards Grassington. The Toft Gate/Coldstones Cut car park is signposted at the top of the hill (grid ref SE129644). The walk is covered by OS Explorer Map 298.

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A map of the route �Crown copyright 2017 Ordnance Survey. Media 060/17

Fascinating ruins, historic village and lush pasture

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A map of the route �Crown copyright 2017 Ordnance Survey. Media 060/17

Follow the tree trail through village to the woods

This short enjoyable walk includes the delightful village of Bewerley and takes you through Fishpond Wood.

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Explore First World War trail around quiet dale

Explore First World War trail around quiet dale

This First World War heritage trail around Colsterdale is part of “Nidderdale AONB: Leeds Pals, POWs and the Home Front” - a First World War Centenary project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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