Natural Retreats Yorkshire Dales
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
Photos of Natural Retreats Yorkshire Dales
Travelers also looked at:
TripAdvisor Reviews Natural Retreats Yorkshire Dales Richmond
Travel Blogs from Richmond
... and was ushered into see Mr Prest by his carer. He's got all his marbles, wears a shirt and tie every day, just like when he worked in the Knaresborough bank all his career (apart from a stint in the war).
He told me about a lot of his memories, but I'll summarise mainly what he told me about the Waltons and the mill in Knaresborough. He remembers that the mill was called Walton's Mill for all of his working life ...
Well, what an interesting two days!! Yesterday, the rain put a real dampener on my wanderings, so once I was completely soaked, I hid in the library where they have a few tables and chairs. There, I met Betty (and her sister Pauline) who has lived in Knaresborough all her life (Pauline has moved to Harrogate - fancy!). Betty's grandad worked at the mill!!! She really enjoyed sharing all about life in those days - she lived in Gracious Street (:-) They helped me find the way ...
Up early (even earlier when Kerry posted onto Facebook at 5am and I thought it was my alarm!!)
Hard boiled eggs to go (no cooked breakfast today), headed for the 7.40am bus from Harrogate to Boroughbridge, through about 6 other little villages - what a delightful bus ride through English villages and countryside and in the good company of a young man named Tom. He's into an apprenticeship in Digital Marketing and told me the names of each village and we got to know ...
... itself. My cooked breakfast was a huge plate of fried food - so that's where the stale smell came from, every single morning for the last 10 years, he's been cooking those breakfasts! Still, it set me up for the day - didn't need to eat anything until 'supper' time. I kept getting lost in Harrogate, couldn't find the Post Office or a dentist (for my tooth abscess), didn't like the ostentatious display of money in this town, so caught the bus ...
Hargill House Caravan Club Site, Richmond (continued)
The plan today was to go into Richmond, only about 3.5 miles away, but the wind is so fierce, we have stayed in the van and read books!
Just to cheer me up, I spot that we have a puncture!, the rear passenger side van tyre is flat. There is no way I am going to attempt to jack the van up and change a ...