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Take a street by street view of WETHERBY - the historic market town on the River Wharfe, situated between York, Leeds and Harrogate.
Wetherby Market is held on a Thursday. Wetherby Town Hall is in the centre of Market Square. There is also a 'Farmers Market' once each month on a Sunday.
Wetherby was an important Roman settlement, and the town Bridge over the River Wharfe dates back over 750 years.
Wetherby. Choose a location to start your virtual tour:
The town has a pleasant picnic area & Bandstand alongside the river, which is also a great starting point for a Riverside Walk. Concerts are held on the Bandstand every week throughout the Summer.
The Town has an annual festival, with Civil War battle re-enactments (The famous Battle of Marston Moor was fought in 1644 just five miles away from Wetherby) , open air Opera and other events throughout the year.
Wetherby Racecourse is located just on the outskirts of the Town, with easy access from the A1.
Wetherby is an acknowledged champion of floral displays, having won the best Town category of Britain in Bloom in 1998, been awarded a silver gilt in the same competition in 2002 and a coveted European Entente Florale Gold award in 1999.