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Christmas Fine Dining Cruise at Skipton Boat Trips

Pleasing in presentation – bold in flavour. This winter, treat yourself to something a bit different, something that bit special…In association with David Tait, Chef Patron of Uovo, we are proud to offer you the opportunity to experience six courses of our gourmet Christmas menu. Onboard our warm and welcoming vessel, the MV Dalesman, over…

Fine Dining a Success at Skipton Boat Trips

Saturday 26th September saw the successful introduction of our Fine Dining Cruise. In collaboration with David Tait, Chef Patron of Uovo Foods, the first of our six course luxury dining experiences was unveiled to an enthusiastic audience. The menu for our first evening was a carefully chosen selection of the finest local and regional ingredients,…

Skipton Boat Trips introduces popular Ploughman’s lunch to the public

We’ve run ploughman’s lunch cruises for our groups of 20 or more for almost 30 years. Today, we are running this crusie for the first time for the general public. A delicious selection of Yorkshire Ham, local cheeses, salad, an award-winning pork pie from Stanforth Butchers, coleslaw, pickle, and fresh-baked bread rolls. Followed by ice…

Skipton Boat Trips Wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award

TripAdvisor   Skipton Boat Trips Recognized Among Best in Skipton/Yorkshire Based on Outstanding 2019  Traveler Reviews  SKIPTON, NORTH YORKSHIRE – August, 10th, 2020 –Skipton Boat Trips today announced it has been recognized as a 2020 Travelers’…

Skipton Boat Trips completes its first coach party trip of the summer season.

Skipton Boat Trips is happy to announce we just completed our first coach party trip on the Dalesman this summer season. The coach group from Essex is happily traveling around Yorkshire and stopped by Skipton Boat Trips for a fun 2-hour Ploughman’s Lunch. The group was able to follow social distancing guidelines due to the…

Skipton Boat Trips taking wedding bookings for 2021

A beautiful, traditional, wood-paneled canal boat offers a perfect backdrop for your wedding reception. After picking you up outside of the Registry Office or meeting you at our Wharf, you are welcomed on board with a glass of bubbly by a friendly crew. You then sit back and relax while we do the rest! As…

UK tourist boards introduce new industry standard for safe travel

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More information on the “We’re good to go”, program. 27 Jun 2020 by Business Traveller India https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2020/06/27/uk-tourist-boards-introduce-new-industry-standard-for-safe-travel/ London VisitEngland has announced the launch of ‘We’re Good To Go’, a UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark that will “provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for visitors as the…

Skipton Boat Trips now offering Public Ploughmans Lunch Cruise

Every year we take a lot of groups on our Ploughmans Lunch Cruise – starting this August, we’re offering this to the public. The foods is great, and it’s not to be missed! New in 2020 A delicious selection of Yorkshire Ham, local cheeses, salad, an award winning pork pie from Stanforth Butchers, coleslaw, pickle,…