London
12th May 2015

A big blooming history of the Chelsea Flower Show

A big blooming history of the Chelsea Flower Show
As the weather tilts its head towards the more pleasant side of things, we Brits are positively thrilled by the prospect of spring, soon to be summer. And hand in hand with the change in climate come beautiful blossoms and other such lovely flowery things, which means one thing and one thing only – the Chelsea Flower Show is nearly upon us (19th-23rd May 2015). This year is set to be another corker, with a vast range of inspiring gardens to peruse, whilst enjoying a cold glass of Pimm’s.
Chef's Recipe Book
28th Apr 2015

A taste of... Sheffield: The Copthorne Meatball

A taste of... Sheffield: The Copthorne Meatball
We’re back with another delicious addition to the Millennium & Copthorne Chef’s Recipe Book, and this time we’re heading back up north to one of our lovely hotels, in Sheffield to be precise. And as we’re going to Sheffield it would only be right to provide you with a recipe that utilises one of its most famed ingredients – the packed-with-flavour favourite that is Henderson’s Relish. So without further ado, here is the one, the only… Copthorne Meatball.
London
02nd Apr 2015

Lone London traveller: Cheat sheet

Lone London traveller: Cheat sheet
There’s no denying that London is a vast metropolis of action, culture and fun. But with so much to do and see, it can be overwhelming for the lone business traveller who only has a few hours here and there at their disposal. From getting around on the underground to finding the perfect café for solo working, it can be tricky to navigate a day or two around the busy capital. With that in mind, we thought we’d compile the ultimate London cheat sheet for those that are visiting the big smoke alone. Read on for top tips on where to eat, what to do and how to get from A to B.
The UK
31st Mar 2015

All your eggs in one basket: A guide to Easter 2015 with printable treasure trail clues!

All your eggs in one basket: A guide to Easter 2015 with printable treasure trail clues!
Easter; a religious celebration for many, a holiday from work for most, and a time to go a little bit chocolate-mad for just about everyone. It’s a great time of year, one in which we feel the first warm rays of spring and get to hang out with our families for four glorious days of roast dinners, long walks and Easter egg hunts. Plus, the UK comes together to put on some wonderful events for people of all ages. So without further ado, it’s time to get planning. Read on for some of our top picks of what’s on across the country this Easter. And don’t forget, if you want to do your very own Easter egg hunt, you can download our clues to place around your home. Ready, set, go!
Manchester
27th Mar 2015

Copthorne and the Chocolate Factory: UK’s best Chocolate experiences

Copthorne and the Chocolate Factory: UK’s best Chocolate experiences
This year marks the tenth anniversary of Tim Burton’s film adaptation of the wonderful, wacky Roald Dahl novel, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Driven by this and an unwavering love for the delectable treat, we decided to host our very own chocolate making event for some of our favourite bloggers. Not that we needed an excuse to get elbow deep in the good stuff.
More...