Strawberry Picking, Heather

Strawberry Picking at Cattows Farm, Heather

Summer is here and so are the strawberries! Tennis last week at The Nature Valley Nottingham Open had put me in the mood for...
Lamb Restaurant Sketchley Grange Hinckley Leicestershire

The Garden Bar and Restaurant, Sketchley Grange: Second Night

Returning for round two of three course dinner in The Garden Bar and Restaurant brought us a good feeling. The staff on night one...
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...
The Garden Bar and Restaurant, Sketchley Grange

The Garden Bar and Restaurant: First Night at Sketchley Grange Hotel

All meals during our two-night stay at Sketchley Grange would be accompanied by dinner in the restaurant. The restaurant is located just behind the...
The Tree, Leicester

The Tree, Leicester

Formerly known as The Orange Tree, the Tree is a completely renovated pub on Leicester’s High Street. A kind invitation for a...
Fruit Picking at Cattows Farm

Fruit Picking at Cattows Farm 2.0

After the success of our first time strawberry picking at Cattows Farm, we went back for more. Only this time, we were on the...
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...
Miller and Carter, Hinckley

Miller and Carter, Hinckley

The A5 is becoming a well travelled road for us. After the superb stay at Sketchley Grange and a top meal at The Ryder...
Wrapchic Leicester

Wrapchic, Leicester

  Continuing on from our stop at The Olive and the free wine tasting at Majestic, we were on a mini street food tour of...
The Tap and Run, Upper Broughton

The Tap and Run, Upper Broughton

Stuart Broad and his team are at it again. Two years after revamping and reopening The Three Crowns pub in the village of Wymeswold,...
Wakaze, Leicester

Wakaze, Leicester

  Japanese food in Leicester is really starting to grow. Many places are opening inspired by the food from the land of the rising sun....
Sketchley Grange Hinckley Leicestershire

Sketchley Grange Hotel and Spa

We took a slightly unusual step in our travelling life by heading a mere 30 minutes down the road to a local hotel and...