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Top 3 Easter Weekend Walks in Staffordshire

Published: 22/03/2021 / Author: The Moat House

With lockdown rules relaxing next week, meaning up to 6 people or two households can meet up outdoors, leisurely walks with friends and family are back on the cards. So make the most of your new found freedom, reunite with family and friends over a long walk whilst enjoying the country air and why not stop off with one of our picnics along the way!

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Staffordshire’s Best Autumn Gardens and Arboretums

Published: 19/10/2020 / Author: The Moat House

Soft mornings wreathed in mist, crisp skies of vivid blue. Autumn often dazzles us with the unique saturation, definition, and atmosphere it brings to landscapes. There isn’t a better time to visit an arboretum. The trees drip with colour, cloaked in oxblood and honey. The low sunlight casts a halo-ed effect around the individual leaves. It’s a magical time of year, but also a fleeting one.

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6 of the Best Hikes in Staffordshire & the Peaks

Published: 25/09/2020 / Author: The Moat House

Staffordshire offers the very best of the English countryside. Patchwork fields ripple across the hills, dotted with picturesque villages and country houses with deer parks and centurion English oaks. Britain’s oldest national park, the Peak District, is a breath of fresh air...

 

 

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5 Beautiful Wild Swimming Spots to Discover in the Peak District

Published: 30/08/2020 / Author: The Moat House

The Peak District is a haven for wild swimming. Now is your chance to get off the beaten track and feel passionately alive. Here are five spots to get you started. 

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Food provenance is the new normal and we couldn't be happier!

Published: 31/07/2020 / Author: The Moat House

Like you, your food has a back story—a history. Whether you’re eating a meal at home or in a restaurant the ingredients have been grown, raised, or caught. Food provenance is the journey food takes from field to fork...

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10 Reasons To Visit Staffordshire

Author: The Moat House

Staffordshire is a dark horse. Unsung, unassuming, underestimated. 

It's a rural oasis with a warm heart, tucked away in the depths of the English countryside.

Here are our top 10 reasons to visit Staffordshire and experience its diverse charms.

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LP Rewards

Author: The Moat House

LP Rewards is The Lewis Partnership’s loyalty reward app.

Collect points every time you visit a Lewis Partnership venue and redeem them against vouchers in your Rewards Zone.

LP Rewards isn’t just for collecting points, there’s a whole host of other benefits!