Thirsk is a traditional, quintessential English market town set against the stunning back drop of the Yorkshire dales and North York Moors. Traditional architecture and rows of shops surround a bustling cobbled market place that hosts weekly markets. Thirsk’s historic streets are home to many independent retailers and cafés making it a wonderful destination to explore.

Thirsk is always popular with locals and visitors alike. Thirsk is home to the nationally-recognised World of James Herriot museum; an award-winning Tourist Information Centre; Thirsk museum; one of the oldest continually run cinemas in the UK , The Ritz cinema; a racecourse and Rural Arts North Yorkshire, alongside many other interesting attractions.