Yorkshire

Yorkshire has something to inspire everyone, whether your passion is literary landscapes, ancient abbeys or majestic stately homes. The incredible variety of its scenery makes Yorkshire popular with visitors, who return time and time again. The region takes in the National Parks of the Dales, Moors and Peaks, an area covering 1,000 square miles of beautiful countryside and stunning seascape, each with its own character
Peak District, Yorkshire. Credit: Loop Images/Alamy

Watch the Tour de France this weekend

The Grand Depart of the Tour de France 2014 will set off from Leeds tomorrow. Here’s our guide to getting your track-side spot.

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, Yorkshire

Watch the Tour de France set off from Yorkshire

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa offers guests a unique stay during this year’s Grand Depart of the Tour de France

Historic York

With Roman origins, Viking successes, a stunning Norman Cathedral, and its Georgian gorgeousness, a visit to York is a journey through layers of history.

Coxwold

Discover Yorkshire’s hidden secret

The village of Coxwold sits in an undulating landscape of working farms and secret wooded dells. So it’s no wonder that it’s considered one of Britain’s prettiest places

The Queen to visit York Minster for Diamond Jubilee Maundy Mass

The Queen’s return to York Minster

The Queen is to make a glorious return to York Minster, as the city hosts Her Majesty’s annual Maundy mass in her Diamond Jubilee year.

National Railway Museum Yorkshire

Hidden gems of Yorkshire

Yorkshire offers something to inspire you, whatever your passion. Here is our selection of the area’s best kept secrets

Sheffield Winter Garden

Nine essential South Yorkshire attractions

South Yorkshire – home of picturesque villages and steel mills – is filled with intriguing places to visit. Here are our top recommendations

York Railway Station

Historic York in pictures

A wonderful selection of photos of historic York

Canterbury Cathedral

Britain’s greatest cathedrals

You don’t have to be religious to believe that Britain’s cathedrals are the country’s greatest buildings, from the great medieval cathedrals to the Baroque brilliance of St Paul’s

Yorkshire: an insider’s guide

From dales to wolds, cities to coasts, literary landscapes to ancient abbeys, Yorkshire offers something to inspire you, whatever your passion