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Askham Hall celebrate The Good Hotel Guide’s Editor’s Choice Awards

21 October 2014 The owners of Cumbria’s historic Askham Hall are today celebrating the property’s selection as one of the winners in The Good Hotel Guide’s Editor’s Choice Awards 2015. The Good Hotel Guide is the leading independent guide to hotels in Great Britain and Ireland, and is published every autumn. It is written for readers Read more…

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Askham Hall Christmas Market, Sunday 7 December 11am to 4pm

Building on the success of previous events, this year’s Christmas market is set to be even more popular than ever. A festive market in a beautiful setting, both outside and in our stunning barn. With a fantastic selection of stalls lined up selling food and Christmas crafts, our cafe will also be open for lunch, mulled Read more…

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Christmas party with live music

Gather your friends or work colleagues and come and celebrate the lead up to Christmas at our one-off pre-Christmas party, with live music from The Hoo and great food in Bank Barn, a party venue like no other. Book early to avoid disappointment. £37.50 per person, including a welcome glass of fizz, on tables of Read more…

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New appointment underlines reputation for food and drink

Askham Hall have recently appointed Nicolas Chièze as their new ‘Maître de Maison’ Front of House Manager, following a long career working in Michelin-starred restaurants in both France and England. Nicolas, otherwise known as ‘Nico’, joins Askham from his previous role as Wine Director and Duty Manager at the Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel Lake Ullswater Read more…

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Cumbria Tourism introduces Superior Quality Award for ‘best of the best’

Press Release April 2014 Cumbria Tourism introduces Superior Quality Award for ‘best of the best’ Grade I listed Askham Hall near Penrith has become the first ever property in Cumbria to be awarded a new ‘Superior Quality’ award by assessors from Cumbria Tourism’s Quality Cumbria (QC) accreditation scheme. Backed by the national tourist board, VisitEngland, Read more…