Tag Archive: Ilkley

Melvyn Bragg pays tribute to the greatness of ordinary lives

“Critics often say I write novels about ordinary people,” Lord Bragg of Wigton told the audience at Ilkley’s King’s Hall, “but I’ve never met anyone who is ordinary.” Melvyn Bragg was in Ilkley… Continue reading

Whiling away an afternoon at The Wheatley Arms

The Wheatley Arms is tucked away in Ben Rhydding. Handy if you fancy leaving the car at home and having a pint or two as it’s practically next door to the train station. With… Continue reading