The Director's Hall, Showcase Cinema De Lux, Leicester

The Director’s Hall at Showcase Cinema De Lux, Leicester

Following on from our magical experience at Luna Outdoor Cinema at Chatsworth House, we headed indoors for a more traditional evening at the movies....
Dosa World Brick Lane

Dosa World – Brick Lane

If you are ravenous and in the mood for authentic curry then Brick Lane can be both a blessing and a curse. The sheer...
Dining at Ye Olde Bell

Dining at Ye Olde Bell

Our first night at Ye Olde Bell came with a three course meal in the St Leger Bistro-by-the-Bar. Usually, guests would dine in the...
Purnells, Michelin star restaurant Birmingham

Purnell’s, Michelin Star Restaurant – Birmingham

Birmingham is home to a handful of Michelin Starred restaurants. Purnells was one of the very first to achieve a star back in 2009...
The Three Crowns, Wymeswold

The Three Crowns, Wymeswold

This review is a little too close to home. Well, I did used to live the distance of a Stuart Broad bowling action over...
Jacuzzi Spa Sketchley Grange Hinckley Leicestershire

Sketchley Grange Breakfast and Spa Day

Waking up in our Junior Suite we couldn't have been happier. The sun was shining and we had a day of spa action plus...
Dakota Hotel, South Queensferry

Dakota Hotel, South Queensferry

With the Forth Bridge providing a beautiful backdrop, Dakota Hotel was our base during our weekend spent enjoying the Edinburgh Festival Fringe....
Abbey Hotel, Bath

The Abbey Hotel, Bath

Our lodgings for the trip to Koffmann & Mr White’s  couldn’t have been better placed - in the exact building that houses the restaurant....
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, London

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

There are Christmas markets and there are Christmas markets. This is the latter. A huge set-up of Bavarian beer houses and fairground rides complete...
Leicester Comedy Festival 2019 Opening Night

Leicester Comedy Festival 2019: The Opening Night

Who doesn’t like a laugh? In these morose times of Brexit uncertainty, it’s comedy that comes to the rescue once again. I’m...
Laduree, London

Laduree, Piccadilly

French patisseries are a common sight in London. Many of the top names now have establishments dotted around the capital like vanilla seeds in...

Middletons Steak House and Grill

Back on home soil after our glamping break away in sunny (for the most part) Blackpool, we headed into Leicester city centre in search...