Situated at the gateway to Wensleydale, Masham is the home of the Black Sheep Brewery. Regular 'shepherded' tours of the Brewery allow visitors to experience the traditional brewing process and the aroma and taste of English hops and malted barley.
Cats in all sizes and positions available online from the Cat Pottery in the UK Yorkshire Dales. Black, black and white, ginger, tabby, siamese cats.
Find countryside craft courses at Broadrake Bunkbarn, situated at the foot of Whernside, Chapel le Dale in the Yorkshire Three Peaks area. Workshops and courses offered in Blacksmithing, Willow weaving, Scything and Botanical Painting.
For an extra-special cheese, pop into The Courtyard Dairy near Settle. Andy and Kathy select only the best cheeses from small farms and artisan producers, then give them that magical touch of special maturing that they learnt first-hand from some of the most famous cheesemongers in France and England.
See how the twist is put in! Admission free except pre-booked educational visits.
Visit the Dales Chocolatier Visitor Centre, but prepare to be sorely tempted! Visitors can watch skilled local craftswomen making over 250 different delicious chocolate gifts in the Leyburn factory and visitor centre.
Visit The Station in beautiful Richmond North Yorkshire. Find food, art, film seven days a week all under one roof in this historic Victorian railway station. There is a modern, 2-screen cinema, an art gallery over 2 floors, and a number of food artisans making and selling produce on site.
Visit Leyburn Teapottery Visitor Centre, home of the eccentric teapot! Owners Jane and Ian say "we're never short of ideas for new ones – it's an obsession! Sometimes they occur to us at a most unusual time! One day it is a liquidiser, the next a bubble bath! Successful and fun Yorkshire cottage industry.
Follow the complete brewing process and meet the people who brew Theakston's beers at the home of the legendary Old Peculier.
See the traditional craft of furniture making on a tour around Thirsk in James Herriot country. 10 Furniture makers extend a warm welcome and feature handcrafted furniture and exquisite woodcarvings in selected woods.
Thorpe Farm Centre near Richmond offers a range of activities. There's a beautiful Country Park for walkers and cyclists, a Nature Reserve, a Gift and Farm shop, a Reclamation Barn with antique furniture and collectables and a newly refurbished cafe with freshly prepared meals from our farmhouse kitchen.
Wensleydale Creamery Visitor Centre incorporates a museum, viewing gallery, specialist cheese shop, 1897 Coffee shop and fully licensed restaurant. Wensleydale cheese has been made in Wensleydale since 1150, when Cistercian monks settled in the dale.
We have been making candles since 1971 and in 1978 moved to the old watermill by the waterfall in the quiet village of Wensley.