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Group accommodation near Skipton

Tai Chi on holiday

Discover the Settle Carlisle Railway on your Yorkshire holiday

Farm Stay in the Yorkshire Countryside

Discover more of our wonderful waterside location


Leave the car behind


Majestic Malhamdale - Walking in an incredible landscape


We're Good to Go!

All in a day's filming

Don't miss out on the Dark Skies Festival this February

Ready, set, go!


A 5 mile route from Bank Newton to Gargrave

Discover five canal bridges on a 4 mile circular walk to East Marton


Our story - in this month's Aspire magazine


In awe of the Sydney S.T.A.R.S

When you're here you could...

Looking after the cottages as our own

Long summer holidays

A beautiful setting in Bank Newton

Spend time with friends and family

Two couples and two cottages - A great combination

Take time out for your wellbeing in 2022

Colour in all seasons at Harlow Carr Gardens

The joy of holidays - Discovering somewhere new

Being in nature. The wonders of Parceval Hall Gardens.

It's all about the CHEESE! 7th - 10th October 2021, Yorkshire Dales

Waterways and Adventure

Filming for Series 2 of All Creatures Great and Small

Summer Hay Meadows in the Yorkshire Dales

A place to take time out for you

Winter walking in all the elements

Cottages for groups

Look forward to stargazing at the amazing Dales Dark Skies Festival in February

Majestic Malham Cove

Wonderful walking to climb Sharp Haw

Don't miss Skipton Castle Woods

Puddle Jumping - One of life's simple pleasures

Daily Bread

Expedition or gentle stroll?

More cheese please

Yesvember this November

Local Summits - Embsay Crag

Nature Connection: Black Friday or Green Friday?

Capturing our wishes for the future in Lockdown

Plant a tree and give the gift of renewal

Getting to know Wharfedale - a favourite view

Books and films inspired by the Yorkshire Dales

Shop local and find a new summit too

Covid Closure

A wander through Wycoller

Find your home-from-home with Farm Stay

Top marks for our Housekeeping Team

What's on in November and December

Yorkshire's waterfalls in all seasons

There's a buzz about Bank Newton

World class cycling recognised in Yorkshire

Fountains Abbey - My happy place

Early Autumn, an extra special time of year

Walking along the Leeds Liverpool Canal

Kilnsey Show - A great family day out

What's it like in Bank Newton?

1st August - it's Yorkshire Day!

Teddy Bears Picnic Day

Yorkshire's Favourite Summits - The Three Peaks

Food, Farming, Famous People, Freedom Milk, Family and the Fun Bus!

Musings on the longest day of the year

Discover the magic of bluebells

About the farm

The perfect cup of tea

My story

Look up at the sky day

February Half Term Activities

The new 2017 Farm Stay Brochures have arrived

Autumn leaves when the grass is jewelled...

Local history and restoration at Newton Grange Farm

A wonderful walk to discover the Norber Erratics

Challenge yourself in the Yorkshire Dales

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

A summer of events in the Yorkshire Dales

Horses on holiday in Bank Newton

Veterinary students tackle lambing season

Entertain the kids in Yorkshire

Spotlight on Gargrave Show

7 days out in the Yorkshire Dales

Yorkshire Wildlife: Photographs to inspire

Four Star Yorkshire Holiday Cottages Walker & Cyclist Friendly

Yorkshire on a shoestring

3 cycle routes to love in Yorkshire

Visitors are coming to Yorkshire in droves!

Lazy summers reading outdoors

3 days in Yorkshire without a car

Outdoor activities for under fives

You can't beat a ginger biscuit!

A parliament of owls: A day out at Hesketh Farm Park

Newton Grange Cottages refurbished for 2015

Join in the Dales Discoveries Treasure Hunt

Impressions of Yorkshire - An artist from South Africa shares her story

Lambs and springtime at Newton Grange

Enjoy a day trip on the Leeds Liverpool Canal aboard Lizzie-Jean

Luxury Christmas Door Wreath Workshop

Cycle Hire from the doorstep

Something old, something new - The hidden gems of Skipton

Lost Sheep in Yellow Jerseys

Bracken and Bramble

Crowds flock to the Settle Carlisle Steam Train

Finding creativity

In search of the simple things in life

Creative Cupcakes - Join our new masterclass

A wonderfully relaxing rural retreat after a day in the outdoors

Where to visit in the Yorkshire Dales

Lambing time at Newton Grange

Top three adventures to do in the Dales

Newton Grange, a rural retreat

Hopes and dreams for 2013


Reflections on 2012

Gift Vouchers Galore!

Local Food, Local People - Guests enjoy home baking on arrival

Rachael's entrepreneurial spirit returns to Skipton