Santa will be staying in an old Romany caravan, which will be tucked away in the beautiful enchanted woodland.With open log fires, Christmas carols, a wishing tree and your chance to make reindeer dust, this really should be a magical event. Pre-booking essential, tickets £12 per child (usual estate admission charges of £8 per car also apply): FOUNTAINS ABBEY - RIPONSanta will be visiting Fountains Abbey every weekend from November 26 and up to Dec 18, with additional dates on Dec 19 and 20, all from 1pm-3pm.Christmas begins at Stockeld Park on November 12 and Santa will be there to meet and greet children right up until Christmas Eve.
There will also be a special candlelight service with 1,000 candles on Sunday December 11, from 3.30pm-4.15pm and on Boxing Day, there will be a pilgrimage from Ripon Cathedral, setting out at 9.30am and following the original route walked by the monks who founded the abbey in 1132, arriving about noon.Santa’s grotto costs £5 oer child and includes a present. MCARTHURGLEN DESIGNER OUTLET - YORKThe annual Winter Wonderland experience launches on November 19 with The Ice Factor, North England’s largest ice rink, along with an impressive 30ft Christmas tree, a Narnia-themed Christmas Village offering mulled wines and hot chocolates and their newest addition, a vintage funfair comprised of 30s, 40s and 50s rides lovingly restored by local craftsmen.Craven Muster 1539 : A list of men fit and unfit for the militia, their weaponry and armour.Hearth, Window and Land Taxes : An explanation, plus the 1672 Hearth Tax for Malhamdale.There will be storytellers and magical creatures during the half hour tour.
There will also be donkey rides every Saturday and Sunday up to December 18 (£2.50 per ride). BOLTON ABBEY - SKIPTONOnce again Father Christmas and his merry elves will be returning to Strid Wood for the first three weekends in December and every day from December 19-23.
The grotto will also be open on Nov 26, 28, 29, 30 and Dec 1-2, 5-9 and 12-16.
AIRTON, a township in that part of the parish of KIRKBY in MALHAM-DALE which is in the western division of the wapentake of STAINCLIFFE and EWCROSS, West riding of the county of YORK, 6.5 miles (S. Modern OS map Aerial photograph : using Flash which doesn't require special software.
As Bonfire Night approaches, here's a list of bonfires and firework displays taking place across the Bradford district.
This list is being regularly updated as bonfire organisers contact us with details of their event.
Serjeantson of Hanlith Deeds : An index of land deeds relating to the Serjeantson family, many are missing, but those remaining are in Skipton Library.