Pocklington is a bustling market town on the edge of the Wolds. There are many old and attractive buildings, including the dominating tower of the 15th Century Church.
We have an outstanding offering of top quality fresh local produce including top class butchers, superb delicatessens, mouthwatering bakers and fine greengrocers!
You will also find a haven of boutique style shops, all independantly run and all stocking an amazing array of top quality goods! You can buy RADLEY handbags and PANDORA jewellery, you can get your nails done or visit the gunsmith!
Treat yourself to afternoon tea in one of the gorgeous tea rooms or stay for a meal in one of our excellant restaurants!
Pocklington Arts Centre has gained a nationwide reputation for its live-event and film programmes. The venue, which has a 200-seat auditorium and 70-seat studio/exhibition space, has provided film screenings, live music, theatre performances, comedy clubs, art exhibitions and conference facilities to ten of thousands of people since opening in 2000.
Local attraction Burnby Hall Gardens has two acres of lakes and the largest collection of water lillies in Europe. The Wolds Gliding Club is also close by and a short flight can be arranged. What a great way to see the Wolds!
Take a boat trip along the beautiful Pocklington Canal or walk through Millington Wood, a popular beauty spot and also a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Make a weekend of it and stay and explore the Wolds!!
Book yourself a cottage or stay in one of the excellant bed & breakfast or hotel establishments.
You will also find award-winning caravan and camping facilities.
We're only 20 minutes from York and 30 minutes from Hull!
Come and see what Pocklington has to offer!
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