Five Heritage Days Out in the Lake District

At English Lakes, we enjoy recommending local activities and events to visitors from around the world. For those wanting to explore the heritage of the Lake District, we’ve put together a list of five of our favourite heritage days out.

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English Lakes – Celebrating the Best in Hospitality

A special day in the English Lakes calendar, 24th March was when we announced the winners of our 2016 Employees of the Year. Directors and nominees attended a beautiful lunch at Lancaster House, eager to have the winners of seven different categories, including the prestigious MRWB Award, announced. A short citation taken from the nominations was read, and the winners received certificates and champagne.

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Five things Mums Really Want for Mother’s Day!

On Mother’s Day, Mums are presented with flowers, choccies, perfume or sometimes a thoughtful personalised gift. Don’t get me wrong, any and every gift is cherished, especially the glitter-laden home-made card. However, research has shown, and I can testify to most of these in various seasons of life, that the most-wanted list is really quite simple …

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Bonny Bespoke Wedding Cakes at The Wild Boar

Bonny Wee Cakes – what a lovely name! The taste is even better. Gillian, one of our wedding suppliers, is a regular at The Wild Boar and her creative bespoke cakes delight wedding parties across the county. She tells us about her company and gave us a peak at some of those mouth watering cakes. Continue reading “Bonny Bespoke Wedding Cakes at The Wild Boar”

Capturing Wild Boar Wedding Moments with Lisa Aldersley

Photographer, Lisa Aldersley, tells moving stories through her camera lens and has a gift of capturing intimate moments of connection between family and friends. Weddings are something of a speciality for Lisa and she loves the opportunity to express in an image, the natural, spontaneous and tangible emotions that are the hallmark of every couple’s big day.

Here, Lisa gives us a little peak at one of her memorable Wild Boar weddings.

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Live Wedding Entertainment at The Wild Boar

We’ve had so many memorable weddings at The Wild Boar – each one carefully designed to reflect the couple’s characters and personality, and to provide a day to remember for their closest friends and family. What better way to do that than through music – it is the food of love after all! Regular contributors to our wedding parties, The Seals tell us a little about themselves and why they are perfect for any wedding celebration.

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Wild Boar Weddings that Hit the Target

Meet Mike Coates, part of The Wild Boar family and supplier of clay pigeon shooting for individuals, families and events. This has become a very popular wedding activity and a fun sport that can easily be incorporated into any of our Wild Boar weddings. Here, we ask Mike to tell us a little about his business and why couples are choosing to make shooting part of their wedding plans.

Mike at The Wild Boar
Mike at The Wild Boar

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