Top 5 Fish & Chip Restaurants in Bath

There’s nothing quite like the British “Chippy” – the sizzling sound as the fish hits the frying fat, the crinkle of the paper as your chips are wrapped up, and the gentle patter of the salt crystals as they cascade onto the batter. The stalwart of take-aways in Britain for decades, only recently surpassed by

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Party in the City – Bath International Music Festival 2016

Are you ready to get your glad rags on and come join the party, for it’s that time of year again…time for the whole city to reverberate to the sound of music…yes, it’s Bath International Music Festival! Now in its 68th year, Bath’s International Music Festival runs from Friday 20th May 2016 through until Sunday

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Focus on Bath – St Swithun’s Church, Walcot

If you arrive into Bath via the A4 London Road, heading for the centre, you will come to a roundabout whereby you have to make a choice to either turn left down Walcot Street, or to carry straight on along the Paragon and onto George Street. At the meeting point of these roads, opposite the

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A Bath Proposal – Romantic Places in Bath

Valentine’s Day is only a couple of weeks away, but Bath is a perfect place for romance any time of year. If you so happen to be visiting Bath during the Valentine weekend and are looking for romantic places to go with your loved one, and maybe even propose, we’ve a few ideas for you.

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Wake up and Smell the Coffee!

There’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly roasted coffee beans. Whether you prefer yours as a flat white, black, espresso or sweet and thick Turkish style, most people on a visit to or stay in Bath like to hunt out a good coffee shop to while away some time in. Bath is incredibly lucky

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Focus on Bath – Ghostly Goings On!

Many of us love a good ghost story. Perhaps you too recall from childhood being on a sleep-over, or Scout Camp, and huddled around late at night, not daring to breathe, while someone (whether it was your brother or a friend) spoke in hushed tones of some spooky happenings nearby or within the very house

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Food Glorious Food!

Calling all gastronomes, gourmands and gluttons, it’s that time of year again when you can fill your stomachs with the best food and drink that Bath has to offer. Yes…it’s time for the Great Bath Feast! From the 1st to 31st October, the 2015 Great Bath Feast has a plethora of talks, demonstrations, tastings and

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Festivals of Bath – Jane Austen Festival 2015

Jane Austen is BIG in Bath. Wherever you go there’s some reference to the writer and if you love the two books she set in the city (Northanger Abbey and Persuasion) then you’ll also be aware of many sights that would have been familiar to Jane, even now. Austen has more connections with the city

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Summer Holidays

“School’s out for Summer!” as Alice Cooper once sang, but one thing Cooper hadn’t thought of was how to keep the kids occupied during those long six weeks. Well, fear not, we’ve come up with a few different ideas for all the family to enjoy on a trip to Bath this summer holidays. Here’s some

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Finding the perfect gift for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is nearly upon us (Sunday, 21st June if you didn’t realise), and we thought we’d help you out and do some of the hard work for you in trying to find a gift for that important man in your life – your dad. Bath isn’t just about the ladies’ shops, there are also

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