where to go this weekend 1 hour from DN4

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  1. Scout

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    As wifey has just got a new job:):):):) in local goverment (DMBC) after being made redundant from HMRC four months ago. This weekend might be the last we can get away for a a month or so, so where to go? ( we have wine):):)
     
  2. calion

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    The Kingdom of Fife?:D:D Congratulations to your wife for getting new job (y)
     
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    The Lincolnshire Wolds.(y)


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    We're off to Blackpool for the illuminations. C&CC rally at South Shore cricket club.
     
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  5. Debs

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    I was looking at that....Woodhall Spa is pretty & an interesting wander, might be slightly over an hour on a Friday especially.

    Or the Peak District, Castleton maybe?
     
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  6. Scout

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    yep Woodhall spa CC &C site is a good choice or anywhere in Wold
     
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    Louth is good too?

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  8. Debs

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    Have you tried Clumber Park? Good if the weathers ok & you like walking:)
     
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    We like misterton and west Stockwith.
    Both about 10 miles from dn4 if it's the Balby Doncaster area?
    The white Hart pub in west Stockwith does great ale. They have their own microbrewery on site. The foods cheap but good pub grub too. It's a regular weekend stop for us , with a campsite staggering distance away !
     
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    is the site open all year round @Ralph-n-Bev
    BILL
     
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    you can just about get to Hawes in one hour, one of my favourite places, but you are more or less stuck with the CC site, 1/2 mile from town with plenty of pub options, dog friendly virtually everywhere (if you have a dog(y)) :)
     
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    No suggestions to add - as I don't know what sort of things interest you but just wanted to add my congrats on new job.
     
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    Was going to suggest Derbyshire but @Debs beat me to it. congrats on the new job anyway(y)
     
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    White House farm at Misterton - that's close to you isn't it?
    It's a lovely site, nice pub and little shop in the village.
     
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    Also Haxey Quays at Misterton, opposite Haxey Gate Inn, site now has a number of hard standings and EHU. Pub directly across road, good food and also golf course and driving range. Fishing is also permitted on site, used to be free but think there may be a charge of £2/day now. Open all year round.
     
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    In 1hr....from donny..
    You must be Lewis Hamilton :D
     
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    maybe slightly enthusiastic :LOL:, but we like it enough to exaggerate (y)
     
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    We love it too.
    45 minutes to bedale.
    Then anything between 45 minutes or longer to get to hawes
    :) ;)
     
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    We are looking for somewhere to go in October and Hawes looks like a possibility. We are having a couple of days at Strathclyde Country Park and Hawes is only 150 miles away so an easy drive for us. Thanks for the suggestion (y)
     
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    that reminds me, we need satalite recieption too, cant miss the grand prix
     
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