Category: Bars & Pubs

The Parkers Arms, Newton in Bowland February 2018

We were due to stay in Newton for two nights to do some walking and relaxing and eating of most meals at the Parkers Arms. We had first visited the pub following a recommendation in early 2017 and was suitably impressed by a delicious lunch in a smart pub with friendly staff. Since that visit

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Hark to Bounty, Slaidburn, January 2018

My first review of 2018, written entirely because of chance encounter with this old inn, tucked away in the village of Slaidburn in the Forest of Bowland. After an uneventful New Years Eve and New years Day looking rather wet, we decided to google “Best Lancashire Drives” and were rewarded with an 18 year old

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The Cheshire Cheese Inn, Hope August 2017

The first of the reviews on the road sees us in the beautiful Peak District National Park on a wet weekend away climbing hills! Having eaten at the Cheshire Cheese on a previous visit I couldn’t wait to get back for one of the chef’s pies. They are outstanding. This time we elected to stay

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