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One of the largest events in the Yorkshire Dales takes place this weekend over the 3-day May bank holiday just outside Leyburn , the Dales Festival of Food and Drink.
Staffed by more than 60 volunteers the event itself sees over 12,000 visitors make the trip to Wensleydale.
A rare opportunity to hear three fine brass bands in one evening is promised by “Le Grand Festival of Dales Brass Band Music”, a concert organised as part of the Yorkshire Festival 2014 in the 100 days run up to Le Grand Depart of the Tour de France.
On 15 May, Reeth Brass, Leyburn Band and Muker Silver Band Will each be playing a varied selection of music from their wide repertoire encompassing many genres of music but with the emphasis on melody and entertainment.
A tremendous feat of engineering to repair a significant landslip which threatened the future of a Dales railway has been carried out by just three men.
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