Set in the beautiful location of Ashdown Forest (the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh stories), Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club offers a slice of luxury in the heart of East Sussex. And now the hotel, owned by independent UK based hotel group, Elite Hotels, has gained silver accreditation from The Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS).
Generator, the award-winning group of urban design hostels, has acquired two further sites in Paris and Rome as part of its on-going European rollout. Offering travellers stylish, central, safe and affordable accommodation, Generator is Europe's fastest growing hostel brand with eight design-led properties and nearly 5,200 beds located across six countries - attracting guests from over 75 nationalities.
Property owners and motorists could apply for a free, fully installed electric vehicle charge point, using a government subsidy for an intelligent wall-mounted charge point and its installation, which would normally cost upwards of £1,000. Subsidies for charging points are new to many regions in the UK, as the previous Plugged-in Places scheme covered only a few regions - but the new Government subsidy covers the entire country.
Cornwall has some the finest views and finest food in the country. It's no surprise then that a stroll to a café for a lazy lunch, spot of afternoon tea or a good coffee is high on many people's weekend or holiday agenda. To help visitors to the county find and enjoy the true Cornish café gems, Cornwall Food & Drink is launching an invaluable map and guide to the crème of Cornish cafés: The Truly Cornish Café Trail. Launched for spring 2013, the trail is designed to inspire visitors to get off the beaten track and discover the best foodie spots - cafés that pride themselves on sourcing ingredients locally and serving great food.
The Grand Hotel in Brighton is delighted to announce the opening in February 2013 of its new seafood restaurant GB1, as part of a multi-million pound overhaul of the hotel. GB1 hopes to become one of the city's most stylish hotspots with sleek furnishings, unrivalled sea views and a huge ice bar as its centrepiece.
Forest Holidays are for everyone. From the very young to the very old; from families to couples to groups of friends; perfect for dogs (and their owners), and as suited to relaxing as they are to letting off steam. With Forest Holidays, whatever you do, your woodland surroundings will work their quiet magic on you, making this the most memorable of holidays.