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SPRING COTSWOLDS WELCOME

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New Local Suppliers With the 2018 season really getting underway here in the Cotswolds I have been forging links with some great local suppliers.  I will be leaving some tasty welcome goodies to surprise my guests with when they get to the Cottages.  We are so lucky to have such an array of amazing farmers…

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WHAT TO DO HERE IN THE COTSWOLDS

Cotswold Lamb

Much to Look Forward to here in the Cotswolds:- There is so much to look forward to doing here in the Cotswolds during 2018 that I just had to share a few things with you all.  Snowdrop season is upon us so spring is definitely on its way. Lambing live will be happening here on…

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COTSWOLD CHRISTMAS FAIRS AND MARKETS

Last week we went to the WellChild Christmas Fair which has been held at Daylesford for a few years now and is only a few miles from my lovely holiday cottages.  We had a great evening looking at all the amazing things that we could buy and this inspired me to get on with some Christmas shopping.…

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WEST OXFORDSHIRE BUSINESS AWARDS OR NOT?

At a recent social media workshop with Hilary at Push Start Marketing we had a discussion about whether or not to enter a local business award, the WOBA’s to be precise, but my initial reaction was absolutely not.  Why would I burden myself with yet more work when I cannot even find time to keep up…

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AUTUMN IN THE COTSWOLDS

Autumn is well and truly set in at King John’s Barn and across all of the Cotswolds for that matter.  Our summer has been productive with the silage made and our straw pile built ready to provide the feed and bedding for all of our cattle who are starting to come home for the winter from their summer grazing at…

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Dog friendly holidays and fresh interiors given thumbs up by guests

Dog Friendly

Spring Update of Interiors We have now finished the spring revamp in our cotswold accommodation including sofas with lovely subtle covers, cushions and new bed linen.  Guests have loved the fresh look which does not detract from the amazing views.  We can now concentrate on welcoming you to this haven of peace and tranquility where…

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Bovine TB Free in the Cotswolds

Cotswold Cottage Breaks

Following our recent Bovine TB test which we had recently here in the Cotswolds when our vet arrived very early and proceded with the test.  This involves clipping and taking skin measurements before injecting all our eligible cattle with avian and bovine TB, each animal having to be put up a cattle race and into a…

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ACCOMMODATION INCLUDES DISTILLERY VISIT *

The Accommodation

The Cotswolds Distillery Amongst all the great places to visit while staying here in my Cotswolds accommodation we have The Cotswolds Distillery, situated in the village of Stourton which is between Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon.  We are offering a free tour and tasting with any booking that is made and confirmed for the rest of this year (subject to…

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Cottages ready for Guests – life goes on in the Cotswolds

Cotswolds

When the world around you seems to be going mad we just carry on in our little Cotswold bubble.  The cattle and sheep still need feeding and the cows need checking to see if there are any more new born calves.  Of course we are aware of what is going on in the real world and…

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10% off for Easter breaks in our Cotswold cottages

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As a special Easter treat for you and your family, we are offering a last-minute booking discount of 10% off our current prices for our picturesque converted barns.   We are currently taking care of lots of ewes who are expecting to lamb from 1 April, and this will be the start of ‘Lambing Live’…

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