Top 5 pubs near great walks

You don’t need us to tell you that Yorkshire is great walking country. Combine it with a great place to eat and you have the makings of a perfect day out. There are plenty to choose from, but here are five...

Blog: Yorkshire gin is making a comeback

I love a good gin and tonic. It is the drink I head for at the end of the day when I need a cool, tastebud reviver. It is great as a sundowner, even if there is no sun, and it is essential when flying because, unless you can manage a business class ticket, the wine selection will probably be awful, so it is best to drink gin.

Fleece Inn, Haworth

Either Haworth’s high street’s got steeper or I’m less fit than I was. I’m pretty sure it’s the former. Either way, the Fleece is half way up the cobbles and the perfect place to draw breath, take in...

The Windmill, Thorne

Just as many other communities a century ago, a town the size of Thorne would have needed a good local mill to grind the corn that made its daily bread. Sadly, there are very few that are still working today,...