The Garlic Farm on the Isle of Wight is open 364 days of the year and have announced their restaurant and shop opening times for the festive period. The Garlic Farm have also launched their menu for Corporate Parties.
Exbury Gardens has come out on top at the Royal Horticultural Society’s prestigious national Autumn Show held in London on Tues 23 October. All the prize winning trees, plants and nerines can be seen in the 200 acre woodland Gardens which are open daily until Sunday November 4th.
Marwell Hotel, near Winchester, celebrated their 100th wedding of the year on Saturday and presented the happy couple with a magnum of champagne.
2012 marks the 200th anniversary of the casting of the Burmese Bell, an iconic Temple Bell that hangs from a sessile oak at the entrance to The Glade at Exbury Gardens. To mark the occasion the Bell was centrepiece in a collage of autumn leaves and berries prepared by children on Sat 13 & Sun 14 Oct (part of the national ‘Big Draw’ event), aided by from ladies from the Wessex and Jersey branch of the National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies.
Aylesbury TIC held a book signing on Saturday 6th October with local author, Karl Vaughan which attracted visitors to the centre and also increased sales. There was great interest in this latest book on Aylesbury.
The Brighton & Hove Food and Drink Festival is the largest of its kind in the south of England, and now in its tenth year continues to attract an abundance of local producers, renowned chefs and huge crowds. The Live Food Show is no exception. Hosted during the closing weekend of 'Autumn Harvest' this year, celebrated restaurateur and presenter of The Great British Menu, Oliver Peyton launched the show in style.
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Inspired by London 2012 Goodleaf Tree Climbing, Isle of Wight has given their customers the opportunity to win Gold this summer!
Alasdair Berry from Scotland took the yourgolftravel.com Disabled British Open golf title winning by six strokes from his nearest rival. An international field of competitors enjoyed two rounds of competition at the East Sussex National.
Jeremy Hunt, Culture Secretary reflects on tourism so far in 2012.