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Of birds, statues and not-so-fyne dining

One particularly nice thing about having friends to stay is that you get to be a tourist on your own patch for a while, as it offers the rare opportunity of stopping to take a fresh look at the places that we often pass by and overlook in our everyday lives. 1,384 more words


Harewood House

I had the kind of weekend that’s good for the soul.

Bad for the liver, but good for the soul.

A few of my favourite people came to visit and we had a much needed girly weekend. 799 more words


Returning to Yorkshire: The CLA Game Fair (a fun Press Day!)

In just over three months time the CLA (Country Landowners’ Association) will hold their  57th annual Game Fair at Harewood House, Leeds.  Last week I was invited to the ‘Have a Go’ Press day to try out the various sporting activities that will be on offer over the three-day event. 444 more words


A Walk near Harewood House.

Last Saturday it was my mum’s birthday so we decided to spend the day as a family and go for a walk. We chose Harewood House… 289 more words


Doctor Foster went to Gloucester

In a shower of rain, or so says the poem that Isabella has taught us. Indeed we said farewell to Ampleforth and Yorkshire and set the sat nav pointing south to Gloucestershire with a stop on the way. 793 more words

Armchair Travel

Marie Antoinette's last letter

Harewood House is a stately home on the outskirts of Leeds in the north of England. It’s owned by the Earl and Countess of Harewood, and the state rooms and gardens are open to the public. 675 more words


Crazy Love - The Players Wedding Band At Harewood House, Leeds

Our summer of wedding gigs continued last night with a gig at Harewood House in Leeds for Helen and Joe. Most recently, the venue held the ceremonial start of the 2014 Tour De France, and last night it was celebrating the start of married life for our happy couple! 209 more words

The Players