Well Dressings in the Peak District & Staffordshire

Well Dressings are unique to the area and more than 80 towns and villages proudly display their floral masterpieces next to wells and water features. Well Dressings are a tradition which is believed to have been brought to the Peak District and parts of Staffordshire...

Churnet Valley Bounty

The weather is fabulous and has been since these uncertain times began. However, with all our worries and problems we are having to cope with, one constant is that nature always fights back. Spring is definitely here and nature has been flourishing over the past few...

A Queen in Staffordshire

Have you seen the newly released blockbuster film Mary Queen of Scots? with the fantastic actresses Saoirse Ronan as Mary, Queen of Scots and Margo Robbie as Queen Elizabeth 1. It may not suit everyone’s taste, but maybe the younger generation may have to learn...

Alton Towers Scarefest and Fireworks

  There is very limited availability during Scarefest, Alton Towers’  peak season finale . It is a real show with many extra bits and pieces to watch as well as going on the rides after dark!  There is even actors juggling with fire just to keep you amused...

Days out in Staffordshire

There is so much to do in Staffordshire you could spend all summer holidays doing, visiting, enjoying and seeing! . Here are a few ideas you may be interested in if you have already booked with us or are perhaps planning a short break at Heywood Hall. Trentham Monkey...