Villiers Hotel BLOG

All about Villiers Hotel, Buckingham and surrounding towns. Buckinghamshire here we come!

We love Buckinghamshire. We love our town, Buckingham, and we love what we do at the centre of our community!
So we've written a number of articles that we hope will interest you, and we'd love to hear from you with any feedback. We hope you enjoy the reads!

What Are Wedding Favours? [EXPLAINED] & More!

Read on to discover what a wedding favour is, wedding favour inspiration & more! We hope you'll find this article both informative and inspiring.

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What Is Bletchley Park Famous For? [EXPLAINED]

Read on to uncover the answer to "What Is Bletchley Park Famous For?" and delve into the captivating history of Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes, the renowned home of World War II codebreakers. 

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20 Unique Wedding Reception Ideas You'll Love

Discover the ultimate guide to unforgettable wedding receptions! Delve into a treasure trove of 20 Unique Wedding Reception Ideas guaranteed to dazzle your guests and elevate your special day to a whole new level of magic.

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Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust: Protecting Nature's Treasures

Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) stands as the only voluntary organisation dedicated to comprehensive nature conservation across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, and Oxfordshire. With a passionate commitment to nurturing wildlife and safeguarding habitats, BBOWT plays a vital role in ensuring the thriving biodiversity of the three counties.

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Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity: Supporting Seriously Ill Children

Each day, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) attends to approximately 750 critically ill children and young individuals from across the UK. The GOSH Charity stands by the hospital and its severely ill patients, offering vital support.

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Hospitality Action: Supporting Hospitality Workers In Times Of Need

Hospitality Action is a charity committed to offering essential aid and support to hospitality workers, including former employees, across the UK who are encountering difficult situations.

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13 Best Things To Do In Buckingham, Buckinghamshire | 2024

Check out our guide on the top 13 things to do in Buckingham this 2024! From incredible attractions to luxury dining experiences, there's a wealth of exploration waiting in this vibrant  Buckinghamshire town.

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Why Is It Called Mincemeat? Filling Explained, History & More!

Have you ever wondered why the fruity, spiced filling in mince pies is called "mincemeat" even though it lacks any meat? Discover this and more!

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What Does Green Tea Taste Like?

Green Tea is now hugley popular but what is the actual flavour behind this buzzing wellness trend? Let's find out!

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When Were Tea Bags Invented? An Innovation of Convenience

Do you love a nice warm Cup of Tea? We certainly do! Join us on a discovery to find out When Tea Bags Were Invented & Why.

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14 Benefits Of A Winter Wedding

Contemplating having your special day during the winter months? Discover 10 appealing benefits of a winter wedding!

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What Is Cream Tea?

Find out everything you need to know about cream tea including its history which is much debated by Devon and Cornwall. 

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Yorkshire Pudding History

Explore the intriguing history of Yorkshire puddings and discover how to make them at home in this fantastic read!

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Why Are Holidays Important? | Top 9 Reasons

Holidays are more than just time off. In this article you'll discover why holidays are so important.

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Where In England Did Fish And Chips Originate?

Get ready to dive into the flavourful history of a beloved British classic – fish and chips! Ever wondered where this iconic dish originated? Join us as we uncover the fascinating story of "Where in England Did Fish and Chips Originate?".

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Wedding Reception vs. Ceremony | What’s The Difference?

Whether you're a bride-to-be, a curious reader, or planning a wedding, our article breaks down what a wedding ceremony and reception are highlighting their key differences.

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Why is Santa red?

Ever wondered why Santa is red? Read on to find out more!

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Twixmas Meaning: From Old Traditions to Modern Trends

Discover the Twixmas Meaning as we delve into this delightful interval between Christmas and New Year to discover its origins, significance, and how to make the most of it!

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Unlock the Secrets To Award Winning Food: A Quick Guide

Food is not just a necessity; for many, it's a source of joy. Here at Villiers Hotel, we share the main reasons as to why our Award Winning Food sets the gold standard here in Buckingham.
 

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Faulty Towers Live: An Hilarious Interactive Restaurant Show

Get ready for an evening of chaos, hilarity, and delicious food as Villiers Hotel in Buckingham is proud to present Fawlty Towers Live: The Dining Experience

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Why is it called a Wedding Breakfast?

If you're wondering why it's called a wedding breakfast, you've come to the right place. Join us as we uncover the history and meaning behind the term and more. We hope you enjoy the read.

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What Does Tapas Mean? English and Spanish Definitions!

More than just small plates or appetizers, tapas encapsulate the very essence of Spanish culture, hospitality, and socialising, Read on to find out more and discover for yourself the answer to the burning question of What Does Tapas Mean as we attempt to make the explanation in both English and in Spanish.
 

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25 Unique Floral Wedding Ideas For Your Special Day

If you're looking to add a special touch of floral beauty, you've come to the right place. Get ready to be inspired as we share our favorite floral bouquets, designs, and centerpieces that will leave your guests amazed. We hope you enjoy the read!

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Xscape Milton Keynes: A Wonderland for Fun Seekers

Welcome to Xscape Milton Keynes. This is the ultimate destination for adventure, fun & thrill seekers! Read all about it here today!
 

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The Soil Association: Promoting Sustainable Agriculture in the UK

 The Soil Association is a prominent UK charitable organisation dedicated to promoting organic farming and sustainable agriculture. With over 70 years of experience, they have advocated for organic practices and influenced government policies, making a significant impact in the field.

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The Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship at Silverstone

The Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (the BTCC) is coming again to Silverstone this September, and at Villiers Hotel (as motorsport lovers) we couldn't be more excited.

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Towcester Racecourse: Greyhounds, Events, Fishing [+more]

Towcester Racecourse is the thrilling epicenter of greyhound racing nestled in the scenic countryside. Experience the adrenaline rush, cheer for the champions, and immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere. The spirit of racing lives here as does the spirit of adventure.

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Speed, Skill & Spectacle | British Superbikes Championship at Silverstone!

The British Superbikes Championship is famous for its intense races. Fans of this high-speed sport flock from all corners of the UK to catch a glimpse of the action at different circuits around the country. The upcoming 2023 season will be a remarkable milestone, marking the 36th year of this iconic event in British motorsport history.

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History of Silverstone

Silverstone is widely recognised as a prominent destination for motor racing, where numerous notable motorsport events take place. Yet, prior to gaining its international reputation as a leading racetrack, it had a fascinating and multifaceted past. Learn all about it right here!

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Bicester Village | Amazing Oxford Shopping Outlet

Bicester Village located in the picturesque Oxfordshire countryside first opened its doors in 1995. The village is the founding member of a collection of 11 global shopping destinations, all home to world-leading fashion and lifestyle brands available at exceptional prices. 

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Chafor Wine Estate: Buckingham's Best Winery

With its combination of excellent wines, a beautiful setting, and a welcoming atmosphere, Chafor Wine Estate is a true paradise for wine lovers and anyone looking for a peaceful and memorable wine excursion experience in Buckinghamshire.

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Silverstone Mini Racing: For Fans of Small Cars & Big Thrills

Find out all about Silverstones exciting schedule of Mini Racing today!

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Silverstone Festival: Motorsport Excellence, Fun, Food & More!

The Silverstone Festival! What is it? When is it? Find out all about it right here!

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