World Gin Day

7 Jun , 2019 Blog/In the Hotel

As the World celebrates gin day (Saturday 8th June 2019), we’ve quizzed our bar team on their favourite juniper-based tipples and some of our most popular g&ts. Gin has been around since 1689, and although the process of making if differs from distillery to distillery, the ingredients still start with a vodka base which has […]

Northcote’s Ribble Valley Literary Festival was a real page-turner!

23 Aug , 2018 Blog/In the Hotel

What a thriller! Our first literary event, with five events over three days welcomed guests including a broadcasting legend, a countess, a best-selling crime writer, an acclaimed novelist and an award-winning travel and food writer. The plot followed a familiar scenario for each; a warm welcome, a sumptuous meal, a talk from each author to […]