The Oddfellows Arms, Wilberfoss Listing

The Oddfellows Arms sits in the pretty village of Wilberfoss, just outside York. It’s a bustling traditional village pub with everything you would expect to find: a large bar area with an open fire, a country-chic dining area, and a snug that looks like a hidden library. There’s a lunch menu offering hot and cold sandwiches, a carvery every Sunday, and an evening menu and … Continue reading The Oddfellows Arms, Wilberfoss Listing

The Buck Hotel, Reeth Listing

The Buck Hotel in Reeth is located in the beautiful North Yorkshire Dale of Swaledale, a popular spot for walkers and cyclists navigating the Wainwright’s Way. Formerly a coaching inn, it features original wooden beams, an inviting open fire and a large walled garden complete with a children’s play area. The Buck has ten rooms with a mixture of family, single, double and four-poster accommodation, … Continue reading The Buck Hotel, Reeth Listing

The Rattle Owl York Listing

Just a short stroll from York’s city walls and train station, The Rattle Owl sits on Micklegate within a restored listed building that is larger than it appears from outside. The interior is cosy yet classy, with wooden beams and crystal lamps. This modern British restaurant boasts a variety of excellent wines, with vegan, organic and biodynamic options. The menu has a tempting selection of … Continue reading The Rattle Owl York Listing

Ghost The Musical @ Grand Opera House York Review

Bruce Joel Robin’s stage adaptation of the blockbuster romantic film comes to the Grand Opera House by the city’s own York Stage Musicals company. It’s the well-loved story of murdered banker Sam Wheaton. He attempts to contact his potter girlfriend Molly Jensen from “limbo” to save her from the same fate at the hands of their double-crossing friend Carl Brunner. This lends itself perfectly to … Continue reading Ghost The Musical @ Grand Opera House York Review

The Railway Children

The Railway Children @ The Signal Box Theatre York Review

York Theatre Royal’s production of The Railway Children is a truly immersive experience. The play is staged in ‘The Signal Box Theatre’ (a 1,000 seat purpose-built auditorium shipped over from Toronto) at The National Railway Museum which makes it a really engaging and emotive performance. With a train track in the middle of the theatre space the seats are split 50/50 either side with your … Continue reading The Railway Children @ The Signal Box Theatre York Review

The Peppered Pig Deli

Food Spotlight: The Peppered Pig in East Cowick

[Originally published by On:Yorkshire Magazine: http://www.on-magazine.co.uk/food/food-features/spotlight-the-peppered-pig/] The Peppered Pig in Turnbridge near East Cowick is a delicatessen, tea room and nursery by day and a busy 45-cover restaurant by night. The combination of businesses in one custom-built venue is a reflection of owners Sam and Glen Mitchell’s passion for providing a wonderful experience for children and local foodies alike. Sam and Glen started their business by … Continue reading Food Spotlight: The Peppered Pig in East Cowick

Peppered Pig Restaurant

The Peppered Pig @ East Cowick Review

[Originally published by On:Yorkshire Magazine: http://www.on-magazine.co.uk/food/yorkshire-restaurant-reviews/the-peppered-pig/] The Peppered Pig in East Cowick, about nine-miles from Selby, offers diners great quality food and drink for almost any occasion. With a delicatessen and tea room that is open six days a week and a restaurant that operates five days a week it is ideal for picking up a few bits to posh-up a picnic, catching-up over afternoon tea, … Continue reading The Peppered Pig @ East Cowick Review