Monthly Archives: November 2011

A ‘Dickens’ of a Bath (& Lunnch) Time ‘Advent’ure.

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics A Bury St Edmunds vet wrote of her stay at Hanover House ‘I’d like to return – with friends!‘ A peculiar blog title perhaps, but it encapsulates the subject matter of this missive.  As previously blogged, the Advent Service … Continue reading

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What Goes Round, Comes Round

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics Charlotte Sr Giving Charlotte Jr her First Winetasting Lesson The Jones’ from Newport, Shropshire, wrote of their stay at Hanover House ‘We really enjoyed our weekend in your lovely home. A ‘Gem’ of a Place’. Life in some … Continue reading

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Public School Education – 80 Years On

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsThe Rt Hon Cheryl Gillan MP, Secretary of State for Wales, said of her stay at Hanover House (www.hanoverhouse.org) ‘Brilliant, thank you both so much!‘  Recently a fascinating item of educational memoribilia came into my possession. My son-in-law Peter … Continue reading

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A Winter Wonder – Whats On? in Cheltenham for December

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsLast winter, an Australian from Arncliffe wrote of their stay at Hanover House ‘Enjoyed every moment. Wonderful food and company’. Cheltenham in winter (even without the snow) can be a wonderful place with lots of activities. The Christmas lights … Continue reading

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The Promised Land?

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics The Scherers from Virginia said of their stay in Hanover House (www.hanoverhouse.org), ‘We had a wonderful time in your charming home. Good food and host!‘ This long blog has a Palestinian/Jewish theme stimulated by two BBC Radio 4 programmes … Continue reading

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Capturing The Essence of Hanover House

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics  Two of our cultured American guests said that Hanover House was ‘A perfect spot for taking in the Music Festival.‘ To enhance the Hanover House (www.hanoverhouse.org) website we need video, so we are told, and we agree. The first creditable … Continue reading

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‘Innventive’ – A Concept in Context!

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsCarole and David from Gateshead, Tyne & Wear wrote of their stay with us at Hanover House ‘Don’t want to leave! Exceptional hospitality, accommodation. Many thanks!‘ To explain, a ‘Concept in Context’ was one of the buzz words that … Continue reading

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Tennyson Reverted

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics  One of our Irish regulars wrote ‘Another fantastic stay. Your amazing hospitality has made the trip again; see you soon! I previously wrote a blog about some minor internal modifications to Hanover House, (www.hanoverhouse.org) partly to improve its layout and … Continue reading

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Hanover House is still Reverting

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsNeli & Tilmann from Düsseldorf said of Hanover House ‘Relaxed, easy, Wundershön!’ Hanover House (www.hanoverhouse.org) in York Terrace, was built as a genteel early Victorian townhouse in the fashionable Bayshill area of the town. It was designed in the … Continue reading

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Channel Crossings

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsI saw the news today of the imminent cessation of the cross-English Channel Sea France car ferry service between Dover and Calais due to its potential bankruptcy caused by the strong cross-Channel competition from the big ferry companies, P&O … Continue reading

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