A scent of Winder

Walking with the Dalesman Ascent of Winder with Steve Goodier Ascent of Winder, from Sedbergh START/FINISH: Use the main Sedbergh car park just off Main Street. Grid Reference SD659921. Postcode LA10 5AD. DISTANCE: 5.25 miles/8.44km). TIME: 3–3.5 hours. FACILITIES:...

Dalesman’s Diary: June 2024

A Dalesman’s Diary June 2024 Charles Mills Next month’s Great Yorkshire Show is set to be a bitter-sweet affair… yes, there will be all the usual attractions, but it will be the final one for the current director Charles Mills. This will be his ninth show, and...

Dalesman’s Diary: May 2024

A Dalesman’s Diary May 2024 A tagged curlew is set free They have finally returned home… some from hundreds of miles away, others from spots less far-flung: the curlews of the Dales are back among us after their winter sojourn. And for the first time, we can say...

Dalesman’s Diary: March 2024

A Dalesman’s Diary March 2024 Standing sentinel over the surrounding countryside, it’s an iconic part of the Yorkshire landscape and has been for at least 12,000 years. Ever since the Wharfedale Glacier ground its way through this part of the world, the limestone...

27 incredible things Yorkshire has given the world

The Yorkshire Dalesman reveals 27 incredible things Yorkshire has given the world It takes nothing to convince us of Yorkshire’s stamp upon the world – after all, we all know how brilliant it is. Yet this list is sure to reveal some Yorkshire innovations...