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midweekmountain

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Keld DIY Cafe
« on: 12:51:53, 10/03/17 »
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This a great place, great idea, great value.

The residents of Keld have set up a Do It Youself cafe in one of their public buildings, there are a couple of kettles, tea, coffee, soft drinks, and a variety of home made cakes all at the the price of £1.00 per item.

If you are in the area call in its well worth supporting.

sussamb

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #1 on: 13:16:19, 10/03/17 »
Great idea.  Similar in a church at Newchurch on Offa's Dyke walk, open with kettle, tea, coffee, biscuits etc and just a request for a 'donation'  O0



I'll try to visit the Keld one in May while on my PW walk.
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DevonDave

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #2 on: 14:46:22, 10/03/17 »
What a brilliant idea.  I will be in the Dales in June, so I will certainly be calling in.

Glyno

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #3 on: 14:56:46, 10/03/17 »
I often pop into this one...



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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #4 on: 19:00:26, 10/03/17 »
2 great ideas. I hope they both get well supported
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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #5 on: 19:09:26, 10/03/17 »
I came across a similar place in rural France along the GR65 last year. I was served by an old man who was attached to an oxygen bottle and a tube up his nose. Right outside what was a small old chapel was an old covered bus stop with two easy deckchairs inside, that's where I had my coffee and cake. It was such a hot day and the bus shelter shade was really good. The old man was great fun and was obviously enjoying himself as people like me came and went.

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #6 on: 19:34:35, 11/03/17 »
Thanks for the pointer.


Ennerdale YH does something similar.And if you drink your tea out the back, you get a great view of Ennerdale and Pillar.
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Glyno

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #7 on: 21:21:48, 11/03/17 »
Black Sail YHA does too.

rural roamer

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #8 on: 22:31:42, 11/03/17 »
Black Sail YHA does too.


And a very welcome stop that was too on the wettest day of our C2C. It was absolutely packed out, everyone stopped off to eat their lunch in the dry, and have a brew to warm up. It was steaming, literally!

midweekmountain

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #9 on: 08:11:27, 13/03/17 »
Black Sail YHA does too.

Yes it does BUT like a lot of the YHA network its only open to the public half of the year..........

Jac

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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #10 on: 09:45:43, 13/03/17 »
There used to be a Tea Shed with honesty box at Culbone just by the tine church on the SWCP in Somerset. does anyone know if it still exists?
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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #11 on: 12:02:23, 14/03/17 »
There's quite a nice café in Keld which lets me and my mucky dog in and they make the tea and toasted teacakes/bacon butties for you...   just saying...   Although the do-it-yourself tea sheds are quite handy to have in more remote spots..
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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #12 on: 14:43:34, 14/03/17 »
Plenty of loyalty boxes and places like this dotted all over the country  O0
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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #13 on: 17:58:56, 14/03/17 »
Yes I agree, they are all over the country.  There's been one on PW for about 30 years if not more......originally run by grandparents of the current owner/occupier of the farm.
I was wondering how the local existing cafe at the campsite farm  responded to the one opened in Keld, after all it's only a very small place.




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Re: Keld DIY Cafe
« Reply #14 on: 22:27:56, 14/03/17 »
There's a DIY café in Thornton Steward near Jervaulx Abbey.  In the village hall if I remember correctly.
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