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By YHA Press Team 

on 13/11/2014 - 16:29

YHA Day 2014 saw hostels across England and Wales throw open their doors to the general public to show everyone exactly what YHA is all about. Now in its third year, YHA Day serves as a celebration... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 13/11/2014 - 09:51

Not just a destination for the summer, Brighton is choc-a-bloc full of awesome things to see and do all year round, especially in the autumn and winter months.

Whether you’re staying ... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 10/11/2014 - 12:34

It's become a bit of a tradition no matter what the weather to strip off that Christmas jumper and plunge into the icy water on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Well, there's sure to b... (More)

By YHA Press Team 

on 23/10/2014 - 08:55

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 - 14:32

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 - 11:13

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 - 10:39

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 - 15:02

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


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