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By YHA Press Team 

on 23/10/2014 - 09:55

This green and pleasant land hides a rumbling volcanic past. In fact, most of Snowdonia and the Borrowdale Hills in the Lake District were once a hotbed of volcanic activity.

It’s har... (More)

Topics: General

By YHA Press Team 

on 22/10/2014 - 15:32

Back in early September the normally tranquil Ennerdale Valley in the Lake District was filled with vehicles carrying film crew, producers and their equipment – why? Well, YHA Black Sail play... (More)

Topics: Hostels

By YHA Press Team 

on 20/10/2014 - 12:13

20th October 2014

An essential excursion for any tourist visiting London is to take in a show at a West End theatre. The first West End theatre, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, was built and ope... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 20/10/2014 - 11:39

20th October 2014

Remember, remember the fifth of November

Bonfire Night or Guy Fawkes Night is a tradition that dates back to 1605. Guy Fawkes was one of 13 Catholic conspirators w... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 17/10/2014 - 16:02

16th October 2014 Archive News by John Martin - Volunteer Archivist

A forthcoming research trip to the Dorset hostels, to prepare historical profiles for the YHA Archive, prompted me to loo... (More)

Topics: Hostels

By YHA Press Team 

on 16/10/2014 - 16:33

It is once more that time of year when the winter darkness engulfs the world and hidden things begin to stir…

We at YHA are fortunate to have a huge variety of locat... (More)

Topics: Hostels

By YHA Press Team 

on 13/10/2014 - 12:36

13th October 2014

Lost villages and ghost stations

Since Neolithic times when people first began to settle and farm the land, their villages and farms have come and gone, ebbed and ... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 09/10/2014 - 12:09

Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game that all the family can enjoy.

Treasure hunters navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache... (More)

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