Marton Hotel & Country Club
Travel Blogs from Marton
... Worm Pub. For those of you who are keeping tabs on our song titles, this title is a song, my mum used to sing it! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BcZcOoP_v 2k. We had a great night out at the pub and Lesley's husband, Dave (who is 6'8") and Jen's husband Terry, came along. We had another great chinwag about the family. All to soon it was past midnight and, "time for bed" said Zebedee! Our first real late night of the holiday. Ka kite ...
Cricket day today with the boys hosting Northumberland at home. We were expecting an Under 13/14 Rep team but they bought quite a small under 12/13 team making our kids look like gigantors against them. Westy and Pat opened, it was a 45 over match and they stayed in for most of it, Westy making 100 no and Paddy 40ish. Jack batted at 6 and went in with 8 balls to go and the team on 230ish, had to go for it and ...
... after driving around the one-way system in Sunderland for an hour trying various different money machines we discovered only the Bank of Scotland would! Good old Scotland:-) Meeting some of Craig's cousins tomorrow so really looking forward to that. Happy Birthday to Mary, whom we managed to ring last night (on her birthday morning). We think often of family at home and much as we are loving this trip, we look forward to seeing you all ...
... find our new digs, The Honest Lawyer motel and checked in. It's fine, not flashy but it will do for 2 nights before we head up to Scotland. The game was at Barnard Castle today so we headed over there, a really beautiful town with the ruins of a castle set up on the hill and the river running through the town, so pretty. The boys had another easy win, it was a 35 over match, we made 186 and had them all out for about 120ish, ...
... my Dad but he couldn't remember where the plot was. This time I have some plot coordinates so I am expecting to succeed.
30 minute drive south east of Durham to Hartlepool through some magnificent green rolling country. We arrived at the cemetery and with the plot coordinates we spent the next 90 minutes trying to find Maggie's grave. No headstone made it really tough but I reckon I have located the plot.
It's getting late so time to head back to Durham for ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking