Sawday’s Award for The King’s Head Inn!

Following news earlier this month that the Inn at Whitewellis ‘perfect' according to its entry in the 16th edition of Sawday’s British Hotel Guide, we’re delighted to report that another of our inns, The King’s Head Inn at Bledington in the Cotswolds, has won the ‘Nicely Priced’ award in the first Sawday’s British Hotel Awards.

2016-05-05T15:20:24+00:00 October 21st, 2014|

Inn at Whitewell is ‘perfect’!

Yes - it has finally happened. One of our inns has been (quite rightfully) assigned the title of 'perfect.'By Alistair Sawday, no less. The Inn at Whitewell has won an “Old Favourites” award in the first Sawday’s British Hotel Awards.

2016-05-05T15:16:47+00:00 October 10th, 2014|

The Bell Inn ‘does the quadruple’!

The Bell Inn, Horndon on the Hill has 'done the quadruple' and won the Good Pub Guide's 'County Dining Pub 2015' award for the fourth year running. They join a small elite, with, to our knowledge, only 10 other pubs in the country winning it four times in a row.

2016-05-05T14:56:27+00:00 September 25th, 2014|

Malt of the Month

Malt of the Month September – Glenfiddich 15 Year Old

From The Wild Boar

For the September Malt of the Month at The Wild Boar, George Hutton is taking us on a tour of Speyside for a Whisky that he has have come to love.

I visited Glenfiddich distillery back in the mid 80’s as Secretary of a social […]

2016-11-07T10:36:58+00:00 September 5th, 2014|

Malt of the Month – August

Malt of the Month, The Wild Boar’s Master of Malt, George Hutton, introduces us to the single malt.. 

that is bottled only when the Master Blender feels the flavour has reached its peak – the Glenrothes Select Reserve

On 28th December 1879, two momentous things happened in Scotland. The new […]

2016-05-05T16:43:33+00:00 July 31st, 2014|

Shibden Mill achieves AA 5 Star Inn Status

Shibden Mill Inn achieves AA 5 Star Inn Status

The team at Shibden Mill is celebrating after it was announced that the Inn has achieved prestigious AA 5 Star Inn status.

A top achievement, it places Shibden Mill among an elite group as one of just forty-two AA 5 Star Inns in the country. Simon Heaton, the […]

2016-05-05T14:39:11+00:00 July 4th, 2014|

The Victoria Inn at Holkham joins The Great Inns of Britain

The Great Inns of Britain is delighted to announce that The Victoria Inn at Holkham has become a member of this long-established collection of independently owned country and coastal inns.

‘This ten-room inn boasts refined, comfortable accommodation, first-rate food and a great location near to the beach … the verdict – nine out of ten’
Tom Chesshyre, […]

2016-05-05T16:37:56+00:00 March 15th, 2014|

Hundred House Hotel wins ‘Best Garden’ award

With features providing a restful sanctuary for guests, the stunning gardens at The Hundred House have always been a huge feature of the hotel – and in September 2013 they beat off all the competition to be declared ‘Best Garden’ in the Late Rooms Best Kept Secret Awards 2013.

2016-05-05T15:13:41+00:00 October 11th, 2013|