The Crown & Sceptre
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Smoking rooms available
- Free parking
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Left Tewkesbury for nearby Malvern, the town where the Morgan Car Company has been making bespoke motor vehicles for over 60 years. The chassis and frames are made on site and then donor engines, gearboxes and drivetrains are added, also in the original factory.
I had ordered one of the 3-wheelers, but unfortunately, none were available. Actually fortunately because after squeezing into a roadster, I don't think the ...
After leaving Gloucester we by chance came across the Morgan Car Factory, after a drive through The Malverns, a beautiful area in South Worcestershire.
Morgans are still completely hand made, with either steel or aluminium chassis and wooden frames (made of Ash). They come in 4 or 8 cyl motors in convertible or sedan configuration, or the 3-wheeler which has a 115hp motor in 4 cyl.
... years although it is believed that the Benedictine Rule was introduced here early in the 11th century.
In 1216, Henry III, who had succeeded to the throne at the age of only nine, was crowned here, and most importantly for the subsequent history of this place, in 1327, King Edward II who had died in Berkeley Castle (in suspicious and, traditionally, gruesome ...
... do it with someone instead of alone but I have had a great time and there is still much of Europe to explore. The other side of the coin is that I have missed my friends and family and so I plan to stay in Seaford for a while (with some short trips away) but I am sure that another long trip is on the horizon.
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... br> Our next stop was Blackpool - selected because it was a good spot between Birmingham and Glasgow for an overnight stay. We had been here before in 1997 - also our last time at a Cricket test in England - so that was a good enough reason to stay here again. Our hotel is on the main road through Blackpool and has a lovely sea view. We spent the afternoon wandering around this holiday playground teaming with families here on their summer break. We walked to ...