Tag : haworth

Travel | Welcome to Yorkshire

4 years ago / 0 comments

From the Humber to the dales, Yorkshire has a wealth of spots worth visiting during your time here. They don’t call it God’s Own Country for nothing, and you should make the most of if while you’re here. Harrogate A £5 return train journey away from Leeds is the beautiful … Read More

Travel | Haworth – A close and cultured day out

5 years ago / 0 comments

Lovers of literature will be in their element in the West Yorkshire town of Haworth, home to the Brontë sisters. The quaint village is an easy day trip from Leeds reached by jumping on a train to Keighley and the bus (or steam train) to Haworth. The Brontë Parsonage, at … Read More

Books | Cheat's guide to The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

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Everyone loves a good bonnet,  but if you’re  weary of Wuthering Heights or feeling jaded by Jane Eyre, here’s  an alternative from the ‘other’ Brontë: Anne. Who? Gilbert Markham:A young single farmer whose epistolary narrative provides details of his meeting an elusive widow and their subsequent love affair. Helen Graham : … Read More