The York Car Boot Sale

One of the very best places to catch the English at play is at a car boot sale, and York’s car boot is one of the best in the country. At a car boot ordinary people, and second-hand dealers, bring their items for sale. They take them out of the boots of their cars and […]

York Open Studios

The York Open Studios is a really interesting annual event which is being held this year on the weekends of April 21, 22, 23 and April 29, 30. Over the two weekends, artists and craftspeople working in York and the surrounding villages open their studios, workshops and homes to the public. It’s a great opportunity […]

It’s All About You!

YesYork is live! The information on the website is just a taste of how we can help you to improve your English and to discover our beautiful county of Yorkshire. We already have lots of ideas, but tell us what you’d like to do! Would you like to perfect your grammar, learn more vocabulary, just […]

Our First Blog

Hello everyone, and welcome to our first blog.  I hope you have looked through the website, and you found something of interest to you. I live in a village called Thornton-le-Dale which is in The North York Moors National Park, 50 kilometres north of York. The thatched cottage in the picture by the side of Thornton Beck […]