Tuesday, 24 February 2015 / Published in Environmental, Gourmet Dining
In late December a small flock or rare-breed Manx sheep arrived at Swinfen together with a handsome ram named Devil.  Scott, our head grounds man, assures us that Devil displays no demon tendencies and has gone about his work in a very meek and orderly fashion.  The flock seem very content with their new surroundings
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 / Published in Fantastic Fridays, Gourmet Dining
We were absolutely delighted to be awarded our third rosette in the AA’s “New Year’s Honours List” published on 15th January. Of the 22 new restaurants which won three rosettes or more, 3 were in Scotland, 11 were in London leaving 8 outside the capital.  We are very proud to be the first restaurant to
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 / Published in Environmental
On Tuesday 10th March our electric car charging station was installed giving a green light and free charging to all our environmentally-friendly guests who have joined the electric car revolution. If you are driving north from London or the South West (or vice versa), Swinfen is an ideal stopover for lunch or overnight whilst you
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 / Published in charity event, Entertainment, Special Events
The Lichfield Festival is the most amazing 10-day arts and music extravaganza that runs for ten glorious days each Summer at the cathedral, the Garrick Theatre and numerous venues around the city.  It has been running for over 30 years and since the Arts Council stopped supporting such events a few years back, it is