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...
Gelato Village, Leicester

Gelato Village, Leicester

The heatwave shows no sign of ending so to bring our temperatures down a bit, we headed to an ice cream parlour in the...
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....
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...
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...

Sn-ap Travel – Leicester to London by Coach

Fancy a new route to London? Well forget your National Express’s and Megabus, give Sn-ap a go, just as we did. So, who are...
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...
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...
The Red Cow, Leicester Forest East

The Red Cow, Leicester Forest East

Following a recent refurbishment at The Red Cow, we were kindly invited to come and try the new menu and take a look at...
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...
Eton mess Candy Floss Waffle and Scoop Leicester

Waffle and Scoop, Leicester

Where did all of these suddenly come from? Leicester city centre has become invaded by ice cream and gelato parlours, but is that really...
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...