The Lord Shrewsbury

New Road, Alton, Staffordshire, England, ST10 4AF, United Kingdom | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Alton

It's all part of the adventure...

A travel blog entry by mcffamily

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... had run out of battery in Cambridge so we couldn't get the directions I was hoping for. We have to work out a better solution tomorrow!

On the plus side, we are staying at the Old Hall Hotel and it is a great spot. It is one of the oldest buildings in town (1573). Mary, Queen of Scots stayed here in its early days! We have the attic which is a two bedroom, two bathroom self contained unit.

The plan for tonight is to have dinner and head to bed ready for a better day ...

The day before we go

A travel blog entry by julieandnick

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Caught up with the relatives at Toli's place. Richard bbq'd and we ate. Julie had managed to talk Laura and Rebecca to donate some shoes to her collection, plus Laura gave Julie an unused handbag. We tried to coordinate some travels together so working rosters were compared with our travel plans. Hopefully we will work something out. After eating we said good bye and headed back to Southwell to pack. Packing completed we went to bed getting a but excited about going to ...

The Skiddly Diddly Security System

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher

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The Skidlydidly Security System, otherwise known as Logan.

Don't be fooled by the big soft eyes, check out the specifications:
Reaction time: 2 milliseconds
Armament: full set of sound teeth
Speed: not recorded but faster than Usain ...

Buxton and Welbeck Colliery Cricket Club

A travel blog entry by snealy

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... position to what they were at 6/ when a few of our kids also dug in and our runs started to slowly climb. We thought we were in for a smashing but good innings from Matt, Liam, Angus and Westy saw us getting closer to them but we thought we were going to run out of overs. The bus had to be back at the depot by 11pm, it was getting close to 8.30 and the nerves were high from all of us, time pressure and the game was so close. Sam went in and went the slog, didn't last long ...

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by sammishaw

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... quite easily, we roamed through the streets looking at Edinburgh castle and all the surrounding shops. Then decided it was time for more food stopping in at a busy pub (Nicholsons) for a nice chicken burger to share. Continued by looking in a few more shops and then time to hit the road o make our way back into English territory.  Our 4 hour drive back to Alton ...

Location

This hotel, located on New Road, Alton, is near Alton Towers.
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2.50 of 5 stars Fair