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Ambleside Bed & Breakfast


25 Horseman lane,


Accommodation in Copmanthorpe, York.  Ambleside B & B is a small friendly family B & B, about 10 miniutes from the center of York, handy for Askhan Bryan college and York college, we have two rooms 1 double en suite and 1 twin en suite.
Prices are 85 for a double or twin and 60 for a single  per night which include breakfast of your choice.

To Book a room
Email: pcallanson@aol.com
Tel: 01904 700288

Shire Honey



Is run by Peter Allanson who is a 3rd generation beekeeper, Now keeping about 100 colonies of bees, the honey from these, sold at local farmers markets and food festivals and used to make Celtic mead.

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Celtic Mead




Celtic mead is part of shire honey producing mead from my own bees,
established in 2014 to expand my honey based products, they are now available in 75cl bottles and 25cl bottles, at the moment I have a range of 3, meads they are:

Traditional  Heather honey based Mead

Elderberry  Rich fruit with sharp and smooth taste

Sassenach  Floral and citrus flavored Mead    

Dark Knights Spiced Mead

New Flavors coming soon

 A blend of fermented Yorkshire honeys, natural herbs and 
a  mix of yeasts. which produce a rich sharp smooth woody floral mead.    

Available Online

Mead of Cerrunos  Heather honey based Mead

Mead of Morrigan  Rich fruit with sharp and smooth taste

Mead of  Brigid  Floral and citrus flavored Mead   

 Dark Knights Spiced Mead

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