We are so lucky to be situated in the heart of beautiful North Yorkshire in the historical village of Topcliffe. Only a stone’s throw from the A1 and A19, we’re ideally situated to explore the Ripon area, the North York Moors, and the historic town of Thirsk. You’re never short of things to do in Yorkshire!
Nestled in the picturesque countryside of North Yorkshire, Topcliffe is a charming village that exudes both history and natural beauty. Boasting a rich tapestry of quaint architecture, Topcliffe invites visitors to explore its narrow lanes, discover historic landmarks, and savor the tranquility of its rural surroundings. From the imposing presence of St. Columba’s Church to the idyllic banks of the River Swale, Topcliffe offers a delightful blend of cultural heritage and scenic landscapes. Whether you’re an avid history enthusiast or simply seeking a peaceful retreat, Topcliffe’s local charm is sure to captivate and leave a lasting impression.
The Angel Inn
Surrounded by the lush landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales, the Ripon area provides a picturesque backdrop for exploration. From the serene waters of the River Ure to the expansive greenery of the surrounding countryside, outdoor enthusiasts will find ample opportunities for walking, cycling, and enjoying the natural beauty that defines this region.
Whether you’re drawn to its historical landmarks, vibrant local markets, or the tranquil embrace of its rural landscapes, the Ripon area invites you to uncover the treasures that make it a distinctive and welcoming destination.
Yorkshire is famous for its concentration of amazing racecourses together with celebrated trainers and jockeys. With nine fabulous and varied racecourses spread across the county, there is nowhere in Britain to match Yorkshire for horse racing whether it is on the flat or over jumps.
Thirsk, Ripon, York, Wetherby and Catterick are all nearby: The Angel at Topcliffe nestles in the middle of Yorkshire’s racing scene, and all racecourses are easily accessible from us.
From championship racing to more relaxed family days and everything in between, there is a race day to suit all interest levels and The Angel is the perfect base from which to enjoy them. For information on fixtures and events visit https://goracing.co.uk/