Archive for December, 2011

The four star Drayton Manor Hotel – it’s official!

Drayton Manor Theme Park’s new hotel has now been confirmed as a 4-star hotel by Visit England, the UK’s national tourist board. The Drayton Manor Hotel successfully achieved the rating after a thorough inspection by an independent professional assessor. Martin Wright, General Manager of the hotel, said: “This is terrific news. Having this star rating […]

Shoppers’ Christmas Carols at Lichfield Cathedral

Lichfield Cathedral invites city shoppers to take a break from the jostling crowds for half an hour and join us for some uplifting carol singing plus a moment to reflect. On Saturday 17 December, one of the busiest shopping days in the year, there will be two free carol services at the Cathedral: 12 noon […]

Drayton Manor’s meerkats get in the Christmas spirit

Drayton Manor Zoo’s cheeky meerkats are all set for a fun-filled festive season after their enclosure was decorated with a Christmas tree, complete with presents. In fact, the naughty little rascals are so excited that they’ve already tried to open their presents. Meanwhile, one of the meerkats, called Aja, can’t get enough of wearing her […]