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What's new? Yorkshire Allsorts #007
October 22, 2007
Exclusively for you
Where can we go? What can we do? What will we see?
Great holiday or vacation questions! - but where to find the answers?
No need to look elsewhere - Yorkshire-Visitors-Guide.com is growing into the all in one place to find all you need and want to know about Yorkshire, England.
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22nd October 2007
Les Hutton here. I'm the person behind the Yorkshire-Visitors-Guide.com web site. I'd like to warmly welcome you to the October issue of Yorkshire Allsorts - my free monthly e-zine.
If you've just joined us this month then an extra special welcome - hope you enjoy the web site.
This month we've again been out and about researching and shooting some great photos for the Yorkshire Visitors Guide.
I'm always being asked to suggest or recommend books about Yorkshire by people who intend to visit and also by friends who live here. I thought it might be a good idea to put together a page on the web site for everyone to read about those that I've read and enjoyed. I'll be adding reviews over time, so keep dipping in to find one that you like.
I've long held an affection for the little town of Knaresborough in North Yorkshire. It's a pretty place and well worth a visit.
I really want you to enjoy reading Yorkshire Allsorts and I hope you find something - an idea or thought, perhaps - to take away from each issue.
Whats new on Yorkshire Visitors Guide?
Many books about Yorkshire have been written. Because I keep getting asked to recommend my favourites I've put them on a page of their own and will keep adding more as I find them. Yorkshire is, of course, many things to many people. Some are keen walkers. Others enjoy taking photos, while still others just love to read about different places and enjoy looking at photographs of beautiful landscapes. more here ...
I'm quite proud of the seagull photo - remember him from the last issue? Hope you don't mind if he gets another airing this month!
The market town of Knaresborough has grown, down through the centuries of the last millennium, around its strategically placed castle. Located high on the cliffs overlooking the deep ravine that has been cut, over millions of years by the waters of the River Nidd, Knaresborough Castle was built in the 12th century...
I'm still working my way through all the articles adding some links to practicle web sites that I think may help with the planning of your visit to Yorkshire. Things such as street plans and weather details, bus and train timetables and prices. Hope they prove useful!
Work is also still in progress on the online photo gallery where I will showcase and offer for sale some of my photos. There'll be some freebies there too - so don't miss it! Although the gallery will contain photos from many different locations around the world there will be many beautiful images of Yorkshire. Many full size versions of the pictures used to illustrate Yorkshire Visitors Guide will be available plus others not seen before. If you have a favourite - don't miss taking a look. As soon as the gallery is up and running I'll put some links to it from the guide. Watch this space!
As something special and, as a way to say thanks, for subscribers to Yorkshire Allsorts, I'll be including a link for you to download your favourite photo from a selection of those featured on the Yorkshire Visitors Guide
What would you like to see on Yorkshire Visitors Guide?
I'd really like to be sure that I'm providing you with useful, interesting features and articles on the Yorkshire-Visitors-Guide.com web site. You could help me to do just that by letting me know what you would like to see there.
I have a contact page on the web site and would love to hear from you with your ideas and thoughts to improve the site - making your visitor experience more enjoyable and useful. You can reach the contact page here
What would you like to see in Yorkshire Allsorts?
It's important to me to know that I'm filling your e-zine with interesting information also. The main purpose of the newsletter is to let you know about new articles and features that have recently been added to the web site. But what else would be worthwhile for you to see in Yorkshire Allsorts?
Again, the contact page on the web site is a great way for you to get in touch and I would love to hear from you with your ideas and thoughts. You can reach the contact page here
Well - that's about it for now. Before next time I'll be busy adding new articles to the web site. Hope you'll stay around for the next issue.
PS Look out next time for the link to claim your free photo!
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