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Decided to visit to Haworth today. Never been before, on the moors about that is although I’ve done the village before; a long time ago. A bit of a disappointment really, the “Brontë Waterfalls” a mere trickle. 114 more words


Keighley & Worth Valley Steam Railway

Last weeks Holiday in Yorkshire was at times a true step back in time, as you can see here with the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway and our visit to Howarth, in the heart of Brontë Country we enjoyed an action packed first day out! 319 more words

Nigel Borrington

God's Own Race: Tour de Yorkshire 2017

This piece was originally written for and published on Cycling Torque. Visit http://www.cyclingtorque.com/blogs/tour-de-yorkshire-2/ to read my full post.

I doubt that many of the Yorkshire folk who pitched up at road side would know that mountains classification winner Pieter Weening took a fantastic Tour de France stage win in 2005 millimetres ahead of Andres Kloden – but I’m not sure how much that matters. 274 more words

Previews And Reviews

Looking up the Brontës

Many of us are fascinated by genealogical research, and looking through old records and census returns… one little offshoot of this is to look up the nineteenth century records of people we know from other areas… for example the Brontë family. 339 more words


Charlotte Bronte ~ April 21, 1816

Happy Birthday to Charlotte Bronte, born April 21, 1816 in Thornton, Yorkshire.

I just had the good fortune to finally visit Haworth and tour the Bronte Parsonage.  99 more words


The Gift You Didn't Know To Ask For... Until Now

I moved out with my boyfriend in November and I feel like every time I go to visit my parents they have a gift for me. 219 more words