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Captain Cook and a cuppa in Staithes, North Yorkshire

I must have gone through Staithes when I walked the Cleveland Way as a teenager, but I was probably so footsore and weary by then that I have no recollection and it felt completely new to me when I revisited … Continue reading

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From Captain Cook to cake and coffee in Great Ayton

Expanding the Fancy a Cuppa? North Yorkshire tour into villages was always going to be risky, but we found exactly what we needed in Great Ayton: a beautiful village, with a lovely place for coffee and some wonderful historical stories … Continue reading

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Bowled over by Botham’s of Whitby – checking the Tides at Sandsend!

I love it when a town I thought I knew really well comes up with new delights, even some 45 years after my first visit. So it was with Whitby, where I found a new place for coffee this week … Continue reading

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