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Franks Kebabs 7 Pizza – 21 Railway Street, Pocklington YO42 2QR – 01759 306612 (Will Deliver)
Bella Vita – Italian Takeaway Pizza, Pastas. 78Market Place, YO42 2AJ 01759 303735(Will Deliver)
Sonali Indian – www.sonali-restaurant.co.uk/menu.html – 4 St Peters Square, Yo42 2AJ 07159 303673 (Will deliver for large orders)
Dunnington Pizza – 01904 488536 (Will deliver)
Railway Street Fisheries – Pocklington YO42 2QR www.facebook/traditionalchippy 01759 302231


www.tastesdivine.co.uk Call Karen on 07810 631216. Canape Parties, Hen Parties, Dinner Parties, Promotions, Buffets,. Karen will also run group activities such as cooking, cake/ cup cake decorating. Ideal for Hen Parties or Family Activities. Karen will happily deliver to our holiday homes near York

Good Local Pubs

Below is a list of pubs which are close to our holiday homes in York

The Plough Inn, Allerthorpe, YO42 4RW 01759 302349. 5 Minutes Drive from holiday homes
Half Moon, Newton Upon Derwent, YO41 4DB 01904 608883. Approx 2 miles from holiday homes
St Vincent Arms, Sutton Upon Derwent, www.stvincentarms.co.uk  01904 608349 YO41 4BN 5 Mins Drive from holiday homes

Nearby Sevices &  Activites

Super Car Driving – www.6thgearexperience.com/elvington.aspx – Five mins drive from holiday homes

Segway Off Road Driving Experience – www.driversdreamdays.co.uk Based at nearby Elvington Airfield

Nails & Beauty – Gemstones. www.facebook.com/Gemstones-Nail-Beauty/109722619048537. Gemma is happy to come to the holiday home for parties or events

Baking Parties – Prinkles Party Food. www.pricklespartyfood.co,uk Themed Baking, Childrens Parties, Happy to come to the holiday home

Grange Therapies – www.grangetherapies.co.uk – Reflexology, Aroma Therapy, Indian Head Massage, Facials, Beauty, (Makeovers, Manicures, Pedicures, Waxing,) Happy to come to the holiday home for group bookings

Horse Drawn Carriages – Trotting Taxis. www.facebook.com/pages/Trotting-Taxi-Tours. Five mins drive from the holiday home.

Local Art Centre, Cinema & Comedy Club – www.pocklingtonartscentre.co.uk – Five mins drive from holiday home

Fangfoss Potteries – www.fangfosspottery.co,uk – Five mins drive from holiday home

Fangfoss Rocking Horse Shop www.rockinghorse.co.uk – Manufacturers of Rocking Horses. Visitors Welcome – Five mins drive from holiday home

Polo Events – www.whiterosepolo.co.uk/specialoccasions.html Available for Group Lessons, Events, Hen Parties etc. 15 Minutes drive from holiday home.

High Ropes – www.wiredropes.co.uk – 15 minutes drive from holiday home

Wild Harvest – Self Sufficiency, Natural Skincare, Craft Workshops,  Boundry Farm, East Cottingwith www.wildharvest.org

Hot Tub HireExecutive Hot Tub Hire Will deliver to our holiday homes in York

Theme Parks
www.flamingoland.co.uk Thirty minutes drive
www.lightwatervalley.co.uk Fifty minutes drive from the holiday home

Museums, Childrens Attractions, Entertainment

York has many large museums, all have which have details on line. However I have tried to list some of the smaller local museums close to our large holiday homes in York

Maze and Childrens Activities, www.yorkmaze.com – Five minutes drive
Museum of Farming. www.murtonpark.co.uk – Five minutes drive
Yorkshire Air Museum. www.yorkshireairmuseum.org . Five minutes drive
Local Swimming Pool and Gym. www.eastridingleisure.co.uk/fransicscaife
Allerthorpe Lakeland Park – Watersports Activity Centre – YO42 4RL 01759 301444
Burnby Hall Gardens – Lakes, Childrens Playground, Walks, Museum etc YO42 2QF – 01759 307125
Wolds Gliding Club – Gliding & Flying Experience – www.wolds-gliding.com YO42 1NP
Allerthorpe Woods –Nature Reserve & Walks.www.ywt.org.uk/reserves/allerthorpe-common-nature-reserve

Local Bus Service
There is a bus stop directly outside the holiday homes. For details of the bus operator see www.eyms.co.uk Buses into York are approximately every 20 minutes Monday to Saturday.

Local Taxi Companies
MNS – 07501348743 / 01759 305417
Wilberfoss Taxis – 07788 502923
MR Travel – 01759 306097 / 07999550717
Space – 01759 304999 / 07811290111
Al Taxis – 07918050608
Other Usefull Info
Local Post Office – Costcutter, Wilberfoss, YO41 5NN
Local Garage – Hewson & Robinson, YO42 4HS – Open until 10pm – 01759 303172
Local 24 Hour Services, Costa Coffee & Subway – YO42 1AD
Farm Shop & Cafe – The Mile, Pocklington, YO42 1TW, 01759 305420
Balloon Tree Farm Shop – Stamford Bridge, York YO41 1NB – 01759 373023
Local Market – Pocklington Market Each Tuesday, YO42 2AB
Doctors Surgery, Beckside Centre, West Green, Pocklington, YO42 2BS
Pharmacy – Boots , See address above
Hospital – Wiggington Road, York, YO31 8H Tel 01904 631 313
Police Station – 37 George St, Pocklington YO42 2AR
Vets – 45 George Street, Pocklington YO42 2DH
Garden Centres – David Smith, Hull Road Wilberfoss, YO41 1NB
Langlands Garden Centre, Farm Shop & Coffee Shop – Hull Road, Shiptonthorpe YO43 4PN 01430 873426
Emergency Ambulance, Police or Fire – 999
Non Emergancy Police 101
Non Emergancy Ambulance 111


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