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The York Shambles !!!!!!

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Written on October 23rd, 2017

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The York Shambles !!!!!!

The Shambles Is The Most Visited Street In York   This must be on your list of things to do here whilst your staying at our bed and breakfast here in York. The word Shambles comes from the Medieval word Shamel which meant booth or bench. It was also called Flesshammel a word meaning flesh as the Shambles was a well known street for butchers shops and houses. In 1827 a total¬† of 26 Butchers had shops on the Shambles which is a staggering amount. Livestock was taken to the Shambles and slaughtered and today when you look at the street you will notice the pavements are raised and a gully would have allowed the blood to travel down the […]


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Harry Potter Has Arrived In York !!!

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Written on May 22nd, 2017

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Posted in 15-20 minute walk into York, 4 Star And Silver Award, Bed and breakfast award in York, Bed and Breakfasts In York, Harry Potter In York, Harry Potter Shop, The Shambles In York, York Shambles


Harry Potter Has Arrived In York !!!

The Shop That Must Not Be Named Is Here !!!! Do you love Harry Potter then you are going to love this……. We have a Harry Potter shop here in York on our very own Diagon Alley its other name of course is the Shambles !! Get your potions your wizard books and of course your very own Nimbus 2000 or the Firebolt !!! We can of course from our bed and breakfast here in York¬† point you and your broom in the right direction for the Shambles. It’s only a 15-20 minute walk to the Harry Potter Shop or by broom less than 5 minutes. To book your break at our bed and breakfast here in York you can […]


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York Chocolate

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Written on May 25th, 2015

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York Chocolate

Anyone For Chocolate In the Evening? We have a real treat for you chocolate lovers. At The York Cocoa House they are opening their doors on a Thursday Friday and Saturday evenings up until 9pm. You can sample all their chocolate with a good cuppa choose a delightful cake or cakes !!! Made from you guessed it chocolate !!! Or You can turn your hand to chocolate making you can learn how to make chocolate ganache followed by tempering this is the amazing bit you can then hand dip your truffles you have made into gorgeous scrummy chocolate !!!! They even sell chocolate that is made on the premises just don’t miss this very special place when you stay with […]


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