"Thirsk..James Herriot country." Thirsk by lou31
Thirsk Travel Guide: 20 reviews and 60 photos
Being a great James Herriot fan I had to visit this delightful little village to see for myself the home of Alf Wight...the author of those wonderful novels.
I was a little disapointed however as I had thought that the filming of the series had taken place here which is not the case. I did however get to explore Alf's house and out buildings and enjoy some of the surrounding Yorkshire villages.
It was a nice little place with a thriving village centre full of lovely pubs and cafe's. The place had loads of character and friendly people.
- Pros:A must for 'James Herriot' fans.
- In a nutshell:Quaint little village and a nice place to look around.
I usually try to include libraries in my tips as they can be very useful sources of local information. As well as that... more travel advice
This looked like a nice cafe and indeed it was. The interior was well decorated and spacious and the staff friendly. I... more travel advice
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