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Calvert’s Restaurant

26/05/2016

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

We were delighted to discover this week that we have been awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence, for superior service at our Visitor Centre in Hawes. Why not visit us and see for yourself?

19/05/2016

Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebrations

We will be celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday in style here at our Visitor Centre, with a special menu available in Calvert’s Restaurant. A Yorkshire Cream Tea complete with Pimm’s, home-made and locally sourced treats, and of course our handcrafted Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese; it’s not to be missed!   Please ensure to book to avoid disappointment, minimum of two guests. View the menu here.

19/05/2016

Join our team

As one of the largest tourist destinations in the Yorkshire Dales, we are looking to extend our team. Cleaning/Front of House Staff for our Visitor Centre We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our team; we have a vacancy to help with cleaning – hours available either early morning or evenings, working 3 days one week, 4 days the next and includes working every other weekend. Additional hours also available front of house if wanted. Pay rate £8.53 following a 13 week probationary period and... Read More

13/05/2016
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Iconic Yorkshire Producers Unite to create Yorkshire Wensleydale & Ginger Cheesecake Ice Cream

The Wensleydale Creamery is celebrating the start of Summer with the launch of a Yorkshire Wensleydale & Ginger Cheesecake ice cream, to be sold at the Creamery’s popular Visitor Centre. The Creamery, based at Hawes in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, has partnered with fellow Wensleydale dairy manufacturer, Brymor Ice Cream, to create a unique flavour of their Real Dairy Ice Cream; Yorkshire Wensleydale & Ginger Cheesecake. Inspired by the famous signature dish; Yorkshire Wensleydale & Ginger Cheesecake, served at The Wensleydale Creamery’s Visitor Centre, the ice cream is... Read More

28/04/2016

Our Head Chef – Gwen Lambert

Gwen is our head chef and is responsible for ensuring that the wide range of food served daily in our popular Visitor Centre Calvert’s Restaurant and 1897 Coffee Shop is of outstanding quality, being home-made, and locally sourced, and of course great value, all of which Gwen has a great passion for. Our Visitor Centre food offer is unique, being is inspired by the use of our range of Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese milk & butter; Gwen and her team champion this and have developed a fantastic range of dishes and... Read More

22/04/2016
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Food & Drink Expo 2016 – The Round Up!

We were delighted to take a stand and bring The Wensleydale Creamery to this year’s Food & Drink Expo, to meet with contacts and customers old and new. The show was vibrant and exciting with a wealth of different food and drink producers, wholesalers and independent businesses; all of whom were passionate about growing their businesses and working together. On The Wensleydale Creamery stand we displayed our full range of handcrafted cheeses including Yorkshire Wensleydale (which has European protected food name status), Wensleydale Blue and Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, as... Read More

18/04/2016
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Front of House Seasonal Staff

We are looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals to join our team. Seasonal vacancies throughout our Visitor Centre, working full or part time, including every other weekend.   Pay rates from £8.50 to £8.53 following a 13 week probationary period and a weekend enhancement of £28.76 is also paid for working every other weekend. To express your interest or discuss these opportunities, please contact Lynn Peacock on 01969 667664 or email lynn.peacock@wensleydale.co.uk Closing Date: 7th May 2016 The Wensleydale Creamery is committed to equal opportunities in employment

14/03/2016

The Spring Edit

It might not feel too Spring-like with some snow still visible on the hill tops, but there are snowdrops and a few daffodils tentatively poking their little heads up out of the ground, and the odd spell of sunshine! Here at The Wensleydale Creamery, we are ready for Spring. We’ve been busy working on some exciting new projects to share with you ….. Firstly, we have a new Brymor ice cream offering! A range of delicious ice cream cones are available in our Visitor Centre Gift Shop, as well as... Read More

08/03/2016
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English Tourism Week

According to the Visit England website, “English Tourism Week is an annual week-long celebration of events showcasing the quality and vibrancy of our visitor experiences and the value our industry brings to our nation.” This year it runs from 5th – 13th March. The visitor economy provides 2.6million jobs and is worth a staggering £106billion a year to England, so it’s most definitely something that we are truly passionate about! Our Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre is based at Hawes, in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park; an absolutely... Read More