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Wensleydale Railway

The railway in Wensleydale is a remarkable survivor. Having lost its passenger services in 1954, and almost half its route mileage by the early 1960s, the line survived until 1992 by carrying limestone to the smelters on Teesside. When that traffic finished, the Ministry of Defence decided to use the line for the occasional transport […]

Local transport options

Local transport options

There are plenty of options for getting around, whether you prefer your own pedal power, sitting back on a train or bus, or exploring scenic back roads by car

Coming up

2018

13-16 September Heritage Open Days 2018 15/16 September Cheese Festival Wensleydale Creamery 22 September Beer and Beef Festival, Springhill Farm, Jervaulx Noon – Midnight Snape Fun Runs 5k & 10k at 11am Entry forms from Nickery Nook or tel. 01677 470232 23 September Thorp Perrow Fungus Foray 1pm 24 September Nidderdale Show 29 – 30 […]

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