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The Pennine Way from the Air

See Britain’s first long green trail from the air on a stretch across the Pennines from Middleton in Teesdale to the jaw-dropping HIgh Cup Nick.

Brooding Brontë Country

Jane Austen’s patch of England is the “green and pleasant land” of the old Anglican hymn. The tears, aching hearts and (for the most part) happy endings were based on the author’s experiences in the elegant streets of Bath, the cosy villages of Hampshire and the grand estates of Derbyshire. Austen’s greatest female literary competitorsContinue Reading

Pennine Yorkshire As Seen on Screen

Pennine Yorkshire As Seen on Screen

You’ve probably already seen some parts of Pennine Yorkshire, as the settings for these successful films and TV programmes. Holmfirth – Last of the Summer Wine, the world’s longest running TV comedy is filmed in the picturesque town of Holmfirth. Visit the exhibition inside Compo’s House, where there’s a collection of photographs and memorabilia andContinue Reading

Country House To Rent

Walshaw Lodge is a West Yorkshire country retreat that is situated in an unforgettably picturesque environment, with views of the Pennines, while being a comfortable house with stylish interiors. The nearby wooded valley is home to a number of wildlife, including red deer, as well as having river walks and waterfalls that nature lovers willContinue Reading

Walshaw Lodge Music Weekend

Music at Walshaw presents a weekend of classical concerts at Walshaw Lodge coming up on the 26th and 27th June 2010. This year, we are having two events, both featuring Moshe Friedman (cello) and Margaret Bruce (piano). Moshe and Margaret are two of the most popular performers that we have had in previous years andContinue Reading

Country House to Rent

Walshaw Lodge is a unique county house to rent, whatever the occasion. The Exclusive use of one of West Yorkshire’s finest venues, combined with the dramatic and beautiful countryside, makes it a great option when you are looking to rent a country house – be it for the weekend, a week or even longer. WithContinue Reading