Yorkshire Dales


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Yorkshire Dales

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(Placename) the valleys of the rivers flowing from the Pennines in W Yorkshire: chiefly Ribblesdale, Swaledale, Nidderdale, Wharfedale, and Wensleydale; tourist area. Also called: the Dales
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A CLEAN-UP operation has started in the Yorkshire Dales villages that have been worst hit by flooding, with one local resident describing their community as a "virtual lake".
A Year to Save My Life: George McGavin and Melanoma, BBC Four, 9pm The Yorkshire Dales and the Lakes More4, 9pm A steam engine obsessive hits a problem restoring a piece of industrial heritage, while there is a race against time to launch a new cheese from the Dales.
Visiting cavers can travel to the site near Ingleborough Cave in the Yorkshire Dales and be winched down from a hole in the roof into the 129-metre long main chamber.
THE memoir of celebrity vet Peter Wright, The Yorkshire Vet takes us from Peter's childhood on a farm, through to the heady days of his hit Channel 5 series of the same name and covers his time with the famous James Herriot - from work experience as a lad, to taking over his practice in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.
It is taking place in Norfolk and Suffolk and in Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales, with farmers paid for delivering benefits for nature from producing nectar-rich flower plots for bees to creating habitat for breeding wading birds.
a family adventure in the dales VISIT the stunning Yorkshire Dales and enjoy the surrounding scenery of the wild moorland hills.
Snow was especially thick in the Yorkshire Dales, and covered the pitch before the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Leicester Tigers and Racing 92 in Leicester.
These breaks offer the chance to step out into the outdoors and get active whilst discovering the stunning Great British countryside in destinations such as: The Yorkshire Dales, Shropshire Hills, Lake District and Northumberland.
Government Secretary of State Elizabeth Truss confirmed extensions to Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks.
Ministers said under "exceptional circumstances" firms may win licences to drill for shale gas in protected areas such as the Peak District and Yorkshire Dales, angering green groups who want it banned in beauty spots.

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