Orestone Manor Hotel and Restaurant Review

Orestone Manor, nowadays a luxury hotel and restaurant, has a rich history being once home to Sir John Callcott Horsley in the early 1800’s. Sir Horsley, famed for designing the first Christmas Card was a notable artist of the time and his portrait of brother-in-law Isambard Kingdom Brunel can still be seen in the National […]

The Ship Inn at Cockwood Review

The Ship Inn at Cockwood Exeter, Devon. The Ship Inn describes itself as a proper village pub and has been in the capable hands of Landlady Heather Brown and son Mathew for 9 years. Think hearty welcomes, roaring log fires, well kept ales and lovingly prepared traditional menus and you won’t be too far short […]