Hacketts York House Hotel
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Well it has finally arrived - tomorrow I set off for Canada. Big brother is taking me to the airport after mentioning to me that it only cost £4.95 on the train from Wigan NW Station to Manchester Airport. Really?? - we own a transport company FGS - am not faffing about on a train with luggage when there is a perfectly good vehicle to take me in ...
... very popular and not very big. Some busy planting on a limestone crag was mildly interesting but overall it didn't really live up to the write-up in the brochure in my humble opinion even if Alan Titchmarsh had featured it on his Love your Garden TV programme! Not a garden I will be in a hurry to return to, methinks.
Anyway, having soaked up the sights and the sun, we climbed back into the trusty red C3 and headed home to put up our feet and have a lazy Sunday ...
Well only two more days to go before I fly off to Canada. Am still commenting on WetCanvas as though I am not attending (how did I become such a good liar??)
Trying to get things in order so our John can cope when I leave - have left enough food for one week - after that - well he is on his own. I don't hold out much hope to be honest as last time I left ...
Drive to Clitheroe on back roads. Interesting on narrow sections passing trucks and tractors. Sometimes with inches to spare. Rev counter is playing up - swings up to max rpm and just stays there for a while. Then without warning reverts back to normal operation. Have no idea why!
Short trip from Skipton to Settle on the A65 and the Craven Arms Hotel. Photo of hotel on web misleading. Hides the fact that it is located on the A65 even though it is located outside of town. Took a drive up the hill from Ingleton to railway viaduct on road ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility