We are often asked to help organise events involving cars at Bowcliffe, so we decided it was time to apply ourselves and employ someone whose passion for cars will make these sort of events better than ever, so here she is, our new Head of Motoring, Rosie Battye…
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When a 200-year old Beech was sadly felled at the end of 2017 due to irreparable rotting high up its trunk – Bowcliffe Custodian Jonathan Turner decided that along with the two new Beech trees and an Oak tree planted to replace it, the stump itself presented an opportunity to maintain its legacy…
Rachel and Marek’s wedding on New Year’s Eve was truly the stuff that dreams are made of. With a brief to create an incredible NYE Black Tie Ball, there was something about the decor of all white flowers (flown in from South America) and hallways filled with storm lanterns and flickering tealights that gave Bowcliffe a magical feel. The Hall felt like it had been born to hold such lavish affairs. Top that off with Rachel’s dress – which looked like it had come straight from the movies – dancing until the early morning in The Wing, and a stunning fireworks display at the strike of midnight, it was as close to perfection as we’ve seen.
Black and white with a nod to Narnia. Louise’s 40th birthday was held in Bowcliffe’s Blackburn Wing with a brief was to deliver a party which was sophisticated in style, but with a playful nod to her favourite magical childhood books.
You’ve likely noticed that the Bowcliffe menus are quite frequently smattered with divine dishes containing Laudale venison, but you may not know that the entire Laudale Estate – a frankly exceptional Scottish Estate nestled on the southern shores of the picturesque Loch Sunart on the beautiful and unspoiled Morven Peninsula – is part of the… Read more »
A life-size ‘Tommy’ soldier silhouette and two seated silhouettes have taken up permanent residence on the Bowcliffe Estate in remembrance of the centenary of the end of World War I.