Amersham’s newest restaurant revealed – Pluma serving Spain’s finest tapas

Amersham’s newest restaurant, Pluma, is co-founded by local Spanish/British couple Charlie and Arantxa. It’s a brand new site on the high street, with a dark wooden bar, high tables for nibbles and beers, an open kitchen to watch the Spanish chefs in action and an outdoor courtyard for al fresco … more

Review: The Greene Oak, Oakley Green, Windsor

The Greene Oak is a gastro pub gem slightly off the beaten track – even though its right next to the M4 motorway – up a little lane not far from the Oakley Court Hotel beside the Thames in Windsor. Chiltern Traveller visited in the evening after the scorching heat … more

Hallmark – 3* & 4* hotels in great places

Hallmark operate 28 hotels across the UK. All of the hotels are 3* or above. Each one is unique and offer excellent facilities including award winning restaurants, event spaces and leisure facilities. Find out more about current special deals at these lovely hotels by clicking here.

Countdown to the Battle of Evesham on 3 & 4 August

It’s only a few weeks until the Battle of Evesham takes place inWorcestershire; the countdown has begun! Taking place on Evesham’s Crown Meadow on the 3 & 4 August, the mediaeval, free to attend popular festival will feature a camp with life-demonstrations of cookery, weapons and medicine plus the battle re-enactment … more

Tramp nightclub celebrates 50th year with limited edition champagne and ‘gold’ burger

Iconic Mayfair member’s club, Tramp is celebrating its 50th year with a series of high-profile events, that focus on its legacy at the epicentre of cultural revolutions and the galaxy of stars who helped turn the legendary basement of bacchanalia into a nightlife institution, since it first opened its 40 Jermyn Street doors … more

Champagne break from £89 pp for 2 nights

Britannia Hotels’ champagne break offers guests the perfect opportunity to feel fancy whilst enjoy a weekend of leisure. Each package includes two nights’ accommodation with bed and breakfast, as well as a complimentary bottle of champagne and room upgrade! See all the deals on Britannia’s website

Britannia Hotels – rooms from £29

Britannia Hotels is the leading privately owned hotel group in the UK, operating nationwide with 52 hotels. Britannia hotels can be found in prime cities throughout the UK, as well as near major airports, in seaside resorts or surrounded by stunning countryside. The group aims is to provide extremely good … more

Child sunburn warning as new heatwave is due to hit UK next week

With a heatwave expected next week and temperatures forecast to soar to 30 degrees centigrade children will be at risk from sunburn, according to a news story on the BBC. So timely then that Boots own suncare range Soltan has recently launched a campaign to educate UK primary school youngsters … more

Fancy Crab in Marylebone – review

Is there a useful way of disposing of old ageing males? Well at lest us humans have found sn answer for one creature – a certain species of crab – the giant Red King Crab. So being in two minds about whether its really ethical to eat this sea creature, … more