In Down Your Way this month

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Find all this in the June 2017 issue of Down Your Way, on sale from 24th May:

What a journey!
Patricia Tapsell recalls taking part in the Knaresborough Bed Race

Fiftieth milestone celebrated
Iaian Wade pays a poetic tribute to an iconic Beatles’ album

Yorkshire’s role in top secret raid
Paul Williams uncovers how a Yarm factory helped to develop the “Bouncing Bomb”

Railway gets up steam
A meeting fifty years ago led to the formation of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

The rest is history
Maggie Poppa delves into the background of local historian Ian Dewhirst

‘Tragedy was complete’
A look at Britain’s worst caving disaster, which claimed the lives of six men

Going to the polls
Mike Silkstone remembers an encounter with Margaret Thatcher during the 1979 General Election campaign

War plane lands at racecourse
Tony Hagyard tells how he ran three miles to get a look at a Westland Lysander

Plus all your favourites: Mrs Simkins’ home cooking, readers’ letters, Yorkshire roots, columnists, puzzles, quizzes and more! All for just £2.90 from all good Yorkshire newsagents.