Journey in the art of cheese-making, from monastic times through the centuries to today. Watch Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese being handcrafted by our team of master cheese-makers in our Creamery from our Viewing Gallery & watch a cheese-making demonstration! Cheese-making demonstrations will be held between 12pm & 3pm each day. There’s fun for the whole family with hands-on games and activities. Have fun driving the children’s milk tanker and learn all about how a cow makes milk. Watch clips of your favourite Wallace & Gromit films and discover memorabilia, along with a... Read More
Join us for our annual Christmas Shopping Evenings on Thursday 6th December and Tuesday 18th December between 5pm & 8pm. Indulge in complimentary mince pies and mulled wine as you enjoy festive entertainment and listen to carols being sung by The Young Voices Choir. The Young Voices Choir is a group of local children who love singing in harmony, learning together for their own and others enjoyment. Their ages range from 5 to 15 years and any funds raised at their concerts helps to provide each singer with music copies.... Read More
Join us as we’re joined by one of the team from the amazing Masons Yorkshire Gin as they sample their original Yorkshire Gin as well as their stunning flavoured gin – including the new Peppered Pear Edition! Believe it or not – but gin can be paired well with cheese…only if you do it right! Our blended cheeses like Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries or Yorkshire Wensleydale & Blueberries are perfect matches with gin. As well as Buttertubs, a creamy, buttery-textured cheese, full of flavour with citrusy, lemon notes. Of course,... Read More
CHELSEA PENSIONERS SAY “CHEESE” TO HERALD THE START OF THE FESTIVE SEASON WITH NORTH YORKSHIRE’S FINEST
6th December 2017: The Royal Hospital Chelsea echoed to the sounds of Christmas today as the nation’s favourite veterans began their annual festive celebrations with North Yorkshire cheese.
Join us from 5pm until 8pm on Thursday 21st December, for the final Christmas Shopping Evening of 2017! Take advantage of 20% off*, free mince pies and mulled wine, and we’ll be serving food in Calvert’s Restaurant. We’re delighted to be joined by The Young Voices Choir, who will be providing some festive entertainment! Directed by Barbara Roocroft, The Young Voices Choir is a group of local children who love singing in harmony, learning together for their own and others enjoyment. Their ages range from 5 to 15 years and any... Read More
Join us from 5pm until 8pm on Tuesday 5th December, for the first of 2017’s Christmas Shopping Evenings! Take advantage of 20% off*, free mince pies and mulled wine, and we’ll be serving food in Calvert’s Restaurant. Soak up the festive atmosphere with entertainment from John Cunningham, a local bass opera singer who has performed for English National Opera, Opera North, Royal Opera House, at the Royal Albert Hall and on BBC Radio 2. John will be performing some Christmas carols along with well-known classics such as “I’m Dreaming of... Read More