Focus on Bath – Bath Abbey

Dominating the centre of Bath, one can’t really miss the beautiful Bath Abbey. Otherwise known as the “Lantern of the West” because of the number of stained glass windows, the Abbey Church of St Peter and St Paul has stood on this site since 757 AD. A popular place of worship, for the community and

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New beginnings – January in Bath

With all the feast and festivities over for another year some of you will be looking at what to do in the new year. Make it a new start and come and experience Bath! January may seem like a long month with nothing much on, but in Bath there is plenty to keep you occupied.

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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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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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Musical May – Bath International Music Festival

Established in 1948, Bath International Music Festival is now in its 67th year and stronger than ever. This year it runs from Friday 15th May to Tuesday 26th May. The popular festival, sees the city come alive with music from nearly 2000 performers over its 12 day run. From classical, jazz, folk and world music,

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Focus on Bath – The Norland Nannies

You may have seen some of the pupils of this College walking to and from the main premises along London Road. Wrapped up in their wool and cashmere brown coats, with their hats perched on their heads, gloves on and laced up brown shoes, they are a distinctive sight in Bath. It’s tempting not to

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