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On yer bike for Bike Week 2016

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                      Next week, 11th to 19th June, is Bike Week, an annual opportunity to promote cycling, and to show how cycling can easily be part of everyday life by encouraging ‘everyday cycling for everyone’. The week aims to get people to give cycling a go all… Read more »

A day in the life of a country pub

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                  Here at the Swettenham Arms, we have a wide variety of customers who come for our stunning rural location and delicious homemade food. Recently, we had two very different sets of customers, which made us realise just how varied the life of a country pub can… Read more »

Countdown to Christmas: three weeks to go

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                      It’s almost December, and we’re starting to get excited about all the parties and social events we’re hosting. Christmas can be a stressful time, so make sure you can relax and enjoy the day with your family by getting as organised as possible beforehand…. Read more »

Outdoor games at the Swettenham Arms

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                The phrase ‘it’s child’s play’ usually means that something’s very straightforward, but sometimes it’s not that easy to keep your children occupied. Studies show that children concentrate and focus better once they’ve had a chance to expend some energy, but if you’re trying to enjoy a family… Read more »

Burglar’s remorse 22 years later

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                    Eagle-eyed viewers may have noticed our very own landlady Fran Cunningham on the local TV news last week. Life as a pub landlady isn’t always straightforward, and Fran was on TV to talk about one of the more unusual incidents that’s happened in the 21… Read more »

Celebrate Mother’s Day 2014 with the Swettenham Arms

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                  This year’s Mother’s Day (also known as Mothering Sunday) falls on the 30th March. Traditionally, it’s a time for children to honour and celebrate their mothers, usually with a gift, card or treat of some kind, to thank them for their care throughout the year. There… Read more »

Christmas gingerbread

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                  If you’re making your own gifts this year, or fancy a more natural approach to Christmas, why not try making our Christmas gingerbread? The recipe’s simple enough for children to make (with a little supervision), and you can use these spicy, crunchy biscuits to decorate the tree or… Read more »

The bees and the butterflies of Swettenham

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Here at the Swettenham Arms, we know our stunning sunflower and lavender meadow is a big hit with pub customers. Dozens and dozens of brides have also had their photos taken in these beautiful, colourful surroundings. Did you know, though, that we’re also doing our bit for the environment? British insects have been having a… Read more »

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