Briar Lea Guest House
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Our holidays always seem to begin at Wetherspoons! Got dropped off by the in laws at the train station to start our adventure! And my bestie called in to see us off! Thanks so much dawn!! Pint of Guinness before the train to Manchester airport! We are so excited! And a little bit nervous to be fair. Not just for the 15 hour (!) flight either! It's such ...
So, after a loooong conversation with Mr Prest, I had to rush to the train station for my journey to York. On the train, I spoke to a woman who had just put in an offer on a house in Knaresborough. She lived in a little village called Clifton, I think. Nothing for sale in Clifton, and she'd always loved visiting Knaresborough in the summer, so they took a punt and found a place they liked - fingers crossed, she gets it!
... the Waltons are likely to have attended was originally called Knaresborough Rural Grammar School, then it became Knaresborough Modern Grammar School and now it is called King James Grammar School. Next year, the school will celebrate, wait for it ..... 400 years!!!!!! I didn't get to even see the school - next time :-) The story goes that King James Grammar wanted to acquire the Knaresborough cricket club grounds, which ...
... today though and we wandered back along the river which was lovely.
also great to see that the Cowboys had a big win today!
We we are off on the North Yorkshire Moors train tomorrow to the seaside town of Whitby.
take care and will be in touch again soon.
Fran and Marl
... her naked, lying on the ground, placing a heavy door from her house on her and paying beggars (who would do anything for money) to load stones and rocks on it one by one till she expired. Normally death would take 6hrs this way, but a 'kind' beggar put a stone under her neck or back with a sharp point so it only took 15 minutes. Apparently she could have been spared if she coughed up the names of the others involved in the meetings but ...