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wensleydale

a breed of sheep with long woolly fleece
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Dales Butter, launched at the Great Yorkshire Show in July, is made from fresh Wensleydale cream, churned into a smooth and creamy butter and wrapped in stylish black packaging.
Officers also believe the incident may be linked to an altercation at the Ridley Park Hotel on Wensleydale Terrace earlier on Friday evening.
Wensleydale Dairy Products cheese and cake gift set, meanwhile, taps into the northern custom of eating Christmas cake with cheese.
The Hawes creamery - only producer of the cheese in Wensleydale itself - was saved from closure in 1992 by a management buyout.
Cheese product developer for the store Gemma Gray said: "In Yorkshire, Christmas cake is traditionally enjoyed with a slice of Wensleydale.
The range of three 90g variants includes top seller in the blended cheese category, Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries, along with two other favourite variants; Yorkshire Wensleydale with Apricots & Peach and Cheddar with Caramelised Onions.
Director of rail and infrastructure for Nexus, Raymond Johnstone, said: "These level crossing lights are going to come in extremely useful for our colleagues at the Wensleydale Railway.
Local tourist attractions include the Dales Countryside Museum, based in the old Hawes railway station of the Wensleydale Railway, nearby Hardraw Force waterfall, and the Buttertubs Pass which links Wensleydale to Swaledale.
A recommended cheese to eat with Christmas cake is either Wensleydale, Cheshire cheese or a harder Cheddar cheese.
But if Longueville Manor and The Crab marked him out as a name to watch, then it is the Wensleydale Heifer that has confirmed his reputation for raising the bar in this beautiful part of the country.
Plot 41, a The Carron house at the Wensleydale Park development, in Blyth, now includes a selection of added extras.
WENSLEYDALE Show is celebrating a special anniversary this weekend - and there are some spectacular treats in store.