Read More The Bedale Hunt Supporters Club works tirelessly in raising money for the hunt by organising a wide range of fund-raising activities throughout the year such as Hunt Breakfasts, Fun Rides, the Kennels Open Day, Hunter Trial and a variety of social events.
Read More The Bedale Point to Point at Hornby Castle is one of those MUST ATTEND social functions of the Calendar Year.
The Bedale Hunt welcomes all members of The Bedale Pony & West of Yore Pony Club to come and experience hunting.
We hold a Meet specifically for children around Christmas and there are also other days that would be suitable for you.
The highlight of Peirse's elegant house was the Saloon, now called the Ballroom.
The Hall now houses the free Bedale Museum, which explores the heritage of the area from prehistoric times to the modern day.
The Leech House was last used to store leeches in the early 20th century.The parish church of Bedale dates to the late Saxon period and was named among the top 1000 Churches in England by author Simon Jenkins.The most unusual feature is a medieval wall painting depicting St George slaying a dragon.The pretty market town of Bedale stands at the eastern entrance to Swaledale and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.Bedale was granted a market charter in 1251, and the layout of the town has changed very little since then.During the reign of Edward I Sir Bryan Fitz Alan built a castle in Bedale on the site now occupied by Bedale Hall.Fitz Alan later rose to become Earl of Surrey and led the fight against William Wallace in the late 13th century., Tuesdays & Bank Holiday weekends MONDAY Thirsk Darlington TUESDAY Bedale Hawes WEDNESDAY Northallerton Masham Knaresborough THURSDAY Richmond (indoor) Ripon FRIDAY Leyburn Reeth Easingwold SATURDAY Northallerton Masham Richmond Thirsk Darlington Thirsk Racecourse – Sunday mornings 9am 1 April until September YO7 1QL Thirsk Auction Mart – indoor car boot every Sunday throughout the year until the 30 September, with the exception of the following dates. :- 25 March, 15 April, 17 & 24 June, 22 July, 12 August. The Hall has limited opening hours, but one historic landmark that is always accessible to visitors is the 14th-century market cross, in the market place where The Wynd, Emgate and Market Place meet.The tourist information centre has a Heritage Trail leaflet that links all the major historic buildings in Bedale.