Leam Boat Centre

  NOTE TO MYSELF  – I like this graphic above The Leam Boat Centre is based in beautiful Jephson Gardens along the river in Leamington Town Centre. The park’s old Victorian boathouse was renovated thirteen years ago as part of the Millennium Project and it is now a thriving centre … more

The Bell – Alderminister Bonfire & Fireworks Extravaganza

The Bell at Alderminster will launch The Bell’s Bonfire & Fireworks Extravaganza on Saturday 7 November with live music, an outside bar, fireworks, hot food and traditional Bonfire night treats such as toffee apples and roast chestnuts! http://chilterntraveller.co.uk/admin/activities/greatplacestoeat/the-bell-alderminister

The Bell – Alderminister

A handsome coaching inn with many original features and contemporary decor, serving real ales, excellent wines. Set in an attractive village.Also has accommodation from £120 per night. Children and dogs welcome. Address: A3400, Alderminster CV37 8NY T: 01789 450414 www.thebellald.co.uk

Compton Verney House

Compton Verney House Warwickshire CV35 9HZ Open Tuesday-Sunday from 11am-5pm Cost of entry: Adults: £13 – exhibitions, collections and grounds; £7.25 – collections and grounds Children: £3 Under 5s Free www.comptonverney.org.uk Once the home of the Verney or Willoughby de Broke family, the house was rescued by the Compton Verney … more

Warwick Castle

Dating back to 914, Warwick Castle has stood as an impressive Medieval Fortress on the banks of the river Avon for the last 1100 years. Attacked in 1264, besieged in 1642 and damaged by fire in 1871, the castle has survived the changing fortunes of history and remains one of … more