2CS Richmond boasts an ideal location for exploring the town and the surrounding countryside. Access to independent shops and leisure facilities including a cinema and the 18th Century Georgian Theatre are a mere stones throw away. You can follow us on twitter and Facebook where we retweet and post a selection of upcoming events in the Dales.
Yorkshire cottages are popular with visitors wanting to explore the Yorkshire dales and the many other attractions this magnificent county has to offer. Richmond is convenient for those wanting to enjoy the stunning walking and cycling paths of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Also close by are a number of castles, including Richmond Castle. Believed to be one of England’s oldest stone built castles it has an impressive 100ft keep. The river Swale runs through the town and gives this beautiful James Herriot country “Dale” its name.
Northern England, Yorkshire and The Dales
The Yorkshire Dales is home to over 1,500 square kilometres of the renowned Yorkshire Dales National Park, which is characterised by its unspoilt Dales villages, patchwork of dry stone walls and stunning fells and dales countryside. Visitors are able to travel for miles along quiet country roads, surrounded by magnificent views in every direction; an area dotted with ancient farming communities and rural villages which is typical of this region. This area is perfect for a truly relaxing holiday away from all the stresses and strains of day to day life, where you rediscover a gentler pace of life. It’s also great for enjoying a whole host of outdoor pursuits including some of the very best walks in the UK.