TripAdvisor Reviews Whalley Abbey Clitheroe
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... I spent some time thinking about salads. We stopped at one of the motorway service areas, thinking there was a full service restaurant there. The only place serving food was a McDonalds. Now, I'm not a food snob by any means, and i've eaten at McDonalds in many countries, in fact when Annette was little we used to make a point of trying McD's in every country we visited. But Barbara is not a McDonalds kind of gal. I told ...
... for the big Manor House which stands there. Once housing the Lord of the Manor who would have been a Sir or Earl or something and owned most of the land around here. Barbara's father was a chauffer employed at the Manor for years starting probably in the early 1900s. I am going to try to do some research to see who was in residence at that time and see if I can find a list of staff.
Thomas Chippendale, ...
... but with hand-carved roasts and traditional British "Sunday dinner" dishes. They had roast turkey, ham, roast beef, steak and mushroom pie, Yorkshire puddings and gravy, roasted potatoes, mashed potatoes, peas (of course) carrots and cauliflower and the tiniest salad bar I have ever seen. It was pretty good stuff.
Today we walked past the Otley Secondary Modern School. Not too sure ...
... it seemed that it was that long since the grass had been cut! Not quite, but Welton is a small rural village where traditionally there was not a lot of money, and most of the residents were farm labourers. The cemetery was in poor condition, with the sandstone markers of cheaper stone and quite degraded. Unfortunately, there was no luck for Betty-Anne, but she did get to visit this church and village which was part of her ...
... me a hundred times but I forgot/need to panic. Dan was sitting across from me in a totally different calm world as he wrote his blog. (I learned the hard way to not bother him while he tries to post his blog. He obviously gets so stressed out while posting it with all the technology and being the perfectionist he is, that any little sass out of my mouth sends him over the edge. But I learned.) So here I was sitting on this clackedy train stressing out when I heard ...
Other places to stay in Clitheroe
Whalley Road, Billington, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $138
Eaves Hall Lane, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $144
Avenue Road, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $115
Castle Street, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $111
Whalley Road, Hurst Green, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $158
44-48 King St, Clitheroe | Hotelfrom $119