August 15, 2017

A Touch of the Charles Dickens as Bowcliffe’s Reception Renovation is Completed!

After months of renovations, the reception is finally ready, and as you can see from the before and after shots below, what a job it has been! The devil really is in the detail, and from doorknobs to desks and coving to woodcarvings – every inch of the reception area has been carefully considered and executed to perfection.

November 1, 2016

£35 Million-Worth of Cars Roll up to Bowcliffe for Benjafield Yorkshire Buccaneer Event

The Benjafield Racing Club experienced the full force of Yorkshire hospitality as Bowcliffe Hall custodian; Jonathan Turner was chosen to host the club’s annual special event. The one-off ‘Yorkshire Buccaneer’ invited local enthusiasts and car owners to enjoy a day of Yorkshire-themed action at the unique MSA-approved rally, attended by a total of 41 rare historic cars.

June 27, 2016

The Bowcliffe Ballroom Restoration is complete! Take a look…

With a six-figure restoration price tag, specialist tradesmen, a ceiling gilded with 23.5-carat gold and sensational multi-functional bar, we spoke to Bayford & Co CEO and Bowcliffe Hall owner, Jonathan Turner, about his adoration for the completed Bowcliffe Ballroom…

March 30, 2016

The Story Behind the Bowcliffe Hall Signs…

Bowcliffe’s DNA is unique, running on business excellence, a never-ending myriad of ideas and more than a dash of mischievous. Nothing summarises this DNA quite like the wonderfully witty signs that are scattered across Bowcliffe’s grounds

March 9, 2016

Budding Entrepreneurs from Northumbria visit Bowcliffe Hall

We were delighted to welcome entrepreneurial students from Northumbria University (EBM) to the Estate recently. 42 students from Newcastle Business School’s Entrepreneurial Management programme travelled to Bowcliffe HQ as guests of the Bayford Group.

December 11, 2015

Legendary Entrepreneurs Share Insight at Charity Event

High-profile entrepreneurs James Lambert OBE, Lawrence Tomlinson and Jonathan Turner – who have built their companies to a legendary status – shared the secrets of their success with Yorkshire business leaders at a one off seasonal charity event last week at Bowcliffe Hall.