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9 things to do in Yorkshire over the May bank holiday weekend

The second bank holiday of the month is shortly upon us and with this comes the search for fun events and activities around Yorkshire. Yorkshire has a wide array of different events taking place throughout the region over the upcoming May bank holiday weekend.
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The Grapes Inn, Slingsby

Dining Out: The Grapes Inn, Slingsby

Off the beaten track, this country pub is a traditional gem with top quality food and a friendly bustling atmosphere.

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Pied Piper is at Pocklington Arts Centre.

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Your guide to what's on across the region this weekend.
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Review; Scarborough Symphony Orchestra at Queen Street Methodist Central Hall

Review; Scarborough Symphony Orchestra at Queen Street Methodist Central Hall

Players and audience gathered at Queen St Central Hall for the penultimate concert of the Scarborough Symphony Orchestra’s season.

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Theatre: Showstopper: the Improvised Musical

Theatre: Showstopper: the Improvised Musical

Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, Saturday June 9 at 7.30pm

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Easy Street band

Music: Scarborough Jazz Club

The Cask, Ramshill, Wednesday May 30. Doors open at 8pm

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Wow! That's What I Call Musicals cast, Edward Leigh, Mike Carnell, front Rosanne Priest ,Linda Newport and Lauren Blanchard.

Theatre: Wow! That’s What I Call Musicals

Scarborough Spa, every Wednesday and Thursday until May 31 and June 2; every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from June 7 to September 15, daily at 8pm

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Theatre: The Wild Zone

Gazebo, Scarborough Library, Vernon Road, Saturday May 26 at 10am, 11am, noon and 1pm

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Theatre: Swan Lake

Theatre: Swan Lake

Whitby Pavilion, Saturday June 2 at 6.30pm

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Chris Ramsey

Don’t Miss Out: Chris Ramsey

Scarborough Spa, Saturday June 30 at 7.30pm

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UB40

One of the Diary: UB40

Scarborough Spa, May 7 2019

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Al Capone

Don’t Miss: Heroes and Villains: Al Capone

Woodend, The Crescent, Scarborough, Tuesday May 29 at 1pm

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Jamie Walton

Music: Cellist Jamie Walton

Christ Church, Appleton-le-Moors, Sunday May 27 at 3pm

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Yorkshire's beautiful landscape provides a wonderful setting in which to retire

The Golden Years: Why Yorkshire is the best place to enjoy retirement

When to comes to retirement, there are few better places to settle down and enjoy the golden years than right here in Yorkshire.
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The brown salt glazed stoneware water filter in the Woodhams Stone Collection.

Exhibit of the Week: Water filter, Woodhams Stone Collection, Malton

In 21st century Britain we are usually confident when we go to the kitchen tap that the water that comes out of it will be reasonably clean and safe to drink. This was not always the case. Water filters were once a common sight in kitchens during the 19th and early 20th centuries. They did not just get rid of the dirt particles. They were essential at a time when sewerage and effluent were commonly discharged directly into the same rivers and streams which supplied the drinking water.

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A playful rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists

Wars of the roses: How the rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists today

The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars fought between the House of Lancaster and the House of York in order to gain control of the throne of England, and all these years later a rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists.
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Betton Farm

Dining Out: Betton Farm, Racecourse Road, East Ayton

Betton Farm calls itself ‘a farm with a difference’ and it certainly has many strings to its bow.

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Principle cast members of Oaklahoma.

Theatre: Oaklahoma

YMCA Theatre, St Thomas Street, Scarborough, from Tuesday May 29 to Saturday June 2, daily at 7.30pm and 2.30pm on Saturday

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Review: Klezmerish at the Stephen Joseph Theatre

Review: Klezmerish at the Stephen Joseph Theatre

As evidenced by a show of hands after the concert, less than half the audience knew anything about Klezmer before the evening’s performance.

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Don’t Miss Out: On The Crest of A Wave

Don’t Miss Out: On The Crest of A Wave

YMCA Theatre, St Thomas Street, Scarborough, Sunday June 16 at 7.30pm

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