image for Fireworks/Bonfire item type*Bonfire Night at Bolton Abbey Estate

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Fireworks/Bonfire, Sun 5 Nov 2017

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Bonfire Night at Bolton Abbey

Bonfire Night at Bolton Abbey

Address

Estate Office,
Bolton Abbey,
Skipton,
North Yorkshire,
BD23 6EX

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 5 Nov *Bonfire Night

Details

Remember, remember 5th November!

We are delighted to host our annual bonfire and firework display by the banks of river Wharfe in the shadows of the Priory Ruins. Wrap up warm, and be entertained by fire eaters and traditional fairground rides. The evening will end with a dazzling firework display.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Welcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Full programme of events for all the family. Filming & Commercial Photography with prior permission only. Choice of gift shops. Disabled parking, toilets and managed footpaths. Pre-booked electric and manual wheelchairs available from Apr-Oct. Contact 01756 710663 to book. Choice of tea rooms, cafes, restaurant & outdoor picnic. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Suitability for Dogs: On leads only. Accommodation: Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel & Devonshire Fell Hotel nearby.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 5 Nov 2017 17:00
Gates open at 17:00
Fire lit at 18:00
Fireworks at 18:45

Prices

£10 Adult
£7.50 Child 4 – 16 (children aged 3 and under are free of charge and do not require a ticket)

Location

Directions

See location of Bolton Abbey Estate on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 072539  Lat: 53.98111 Long: -1.89169

By Road:
From Harrogate, York and Skipton (A59). At roundabout take exit signposted Bolton Abbey (B6160). The car park is on the left just after the Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel.

By Public Transport:

Buses run to Bolton Abbey from Ilkley and Grassington (service 74 on Mondays to Saturdays and service 874 on Sundays and Bank Holidays); buses also run to nearby Bolton Bridge from Harrogate and Skipton (service X59 running on Mondays to Saturdays). For further local public transport information see: www.dalesbus.org

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Skipton (Bus & Rail) station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Full programme of events for all the family. Filming & Commercial Photography with prior permission only. Choice of gift shops. Disabled parking, toilets and managed footpaths. Pre-booked electric and manual wheelchairs available from Apr-Oct. Contact 01756 710663 to book. Choice of tea rooms, cafes, restaurant & outdoor picnic. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Suitability for Dogs: On leads only. Accommodation: Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel & Devonshire Fell Hotel nearby.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • the quality & top dressing of the paths does vary

  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Food

  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children

Notes

  • Electric and push wheelchairs are available from April to October giving access to the Priory Chruch and Ruins, riverside, Strid Wood and the Strid. Wherver reasonably possibly all the historic buildings are accessible to disabled visitors. The above report is very general as the cafes, restaurants and giftshops on the Estate differ significantly. All have disabled access however this varries from one establishment to another.

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFee payable
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system