Celebrate the 300th Anniversary of the arrival of Lady Mary Wortley-Montagu at Middlethorpe Hall, York in 1713

Lady Mary Wortley-Montagu, the celebrated 18th century feminist, pioneer of inoculation and comfortable clothing for women, moved into Middlethorpe Hall in August 1713. Famous for introducing her knowledge of the Ottoman practice of inoculation against smallpox to the UK, it was in later life that she was finally praised for introducing the practice here. Celebrate…

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News- New Look Welsh Hotels, New Cornish Spa, New Living Wall in London, Africa’s Western Islands, UK Holistic Fitness Retreats, National Trust Hotels

Llangoed Hall – once home to the Ashley family (Laura Ashley) has been refurbished. The hotel features bedrooms with original Laura Ashley furniture and items and the first garment she ever made is displayed here. Located in the Wye Valley surrounded by the Black Mountains, Llangoed Hall also have three new ‘egg’ homes – a…

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Celebrate British Design At The UK’s Finest Designer Hotel – Llangoed Hall

Once home to Laura Ashley, the label celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2013 – Special Afternoon Tea Unveiled Laura Ashley gave the fashion world a certain British style focusing on nostalgia for times gone by. In 2013, her label celebrates its 60th anniversary and where better to celebrate than at the Ashley family’s former home,…

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Experience Wine Dinners with the UK’s leading sommelier Eric Zwiebel and award winning Executive Chef Steven Titman at Summer Lodge Hotel, Dorset

Until December guests to Summer Lodge Hotel (www.summerlodgehotel.co.uk) can experience the extraordinary skills of the UK’s leading sommelier Eric Zwiebel and award winning Executive Chef Steven Titman as they marry their skills once again to create their renowned Wine Dinners.   Cellar Master Eric Zwiebel recently represented the UK at the prestigious ASI World Sommelier…

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