18/03/2019 National B and B week

#BandBweek22/01/2019 Snowdrop festival

 Snowdrop festival is around the corner. February is show gardens time for Snowdrops. 

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11/01/2019 Our ratings on !!!!

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08/12/2018 VisitEngland Rose awards 2018

 We are the proud owners of Visit England Rose award for 2018 ... Given to those that go beyond in Service Excellence..  


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06/09/2018 British Science Festival in Hull 11 - 14 September


Some really interesting topics and fun to be had.   Come visit 

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04/09/2018 Lovely surprise for guest

 A couple stayed this last weekend and she was heavily pregnant . Was so touched by the little gift that was there in the room to help her when Baby comes. 

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02/05/2018 Le Tour de Yorkshire 3 May 2018 Stage 1

 Good luck to all the riders tomorrow 



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21/03/2018 Spring Equinox is here & the flowers survived the snow beatings

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15/02/2018 Brocklesby Point to Point 17 February 2018

08/02/2018 National B & B Day UK 24 March 2018

We are proud to announce that the 24th March 2018 is now National B&B Day UK – which will recognise all the incredible achievements and the contribution that independent hosts and hoteliers make to the hospitality industry. Did you know that there read more »

11/01/2018 Hospitality Award ratings

Another year of great hospitality provided to our clients & friends. Thank you to all those that recognised our hard work in making your stay pleasureable and rated our service.  Kindest Avril & John   #guestsloveus .

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14/09/2017 Gunby Hall & Gardens Apple Day 8th October 2017

Gunby Hall & Gardens welcomes visitors to its annual Apple Day where you can discover an impressive number of different apple varieties grown in their gardens. Bring your own apples to be identified as well as expert advice on pruning and general read more »

17/08/2017 Tour of Britain 3 September 2017 Normanby Hall to Scunthorpe

Tour of Britain  Stage three, Tuesday September 5, Normanby Hall Country Park to Scunthorpe, 182km


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16/08/2017 Scampton Airshow 2017 - Red Arrows 9 September 2017

An exciting, two-day, family friendly airshow at RAF Scampton near Lincoln, the home of the RAF Red Arrows, with five hours of flying displays and up read more »

16/08/2017 Asylum Steampunk Festival 25th to 28th August 2017

See Lincoln transformed as the biggest and longest running Steampunk festival on Earth returns to the city for the 9th year.

19/06/2017 North East Lincolnshire Armed Forces Weekend

26/05/2017 Glorious weather in North Lincolnshire

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06/04/2017 National Women’s Road Series gets underway in Lincolnshire on Sunday 9 April

The Tour of the Wolds is the first of nine races in this year’s National Women’s Road Series, which runs from April until August.

20/03/2017 First of Spring

1st of Spring 
The March equinox marks the moment the Sun crosses the celestial equator – the imaginary line in the read more »

16/03/2017 English Tourism Week 25 March to 2 April 2017

 If you in the area , stay with us and Experience an AWESOME breakfast .

Ever had Poached eggs on Avocado with garnish ???

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01/03/2017 1st of Spring ?

1st of Spring ?
01/03/2017 World Seniors Snooker Championship 22 March 2017
Snooker Legends - World Senior Championship

02/02/2017 Brocklesby Hunt Point to Point Sunday 12 February 2017

Arrangements are well in hand for a great days racing at Brocklesby on 12th February 2017, the course is in great shape and Clerk of the Course Harry Thorpe and his team are hard at work with preparation of the read more »

11/01/2017 Hull City of Culture Events 2 Jan to 31 Mar

 2 Jan 2017  to 19 March 2017


Get up close and personal with a Bowhead - also known as a Greenland Right Whale - in this lifelike audio visual installation, commemorating the city's whaling heritage.Bowhead has been created by the University of Hull and Hull School of Art and read more »

11/01/2017 City of Culture 2017 - HULL

The award is bestowed on a city in the United Kingdom every four years and Hull were passed the baton by Derry - Londonderry UK City of Culture 2013. 

Come and see Hull's particular flair, its spirit and its history and is a time of celebration and inspiration. 

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18/11/2016 Enchanted Christmas Garden - Brodsworth Hall & Gardens

 English Heritage are advertising Brodsworth Hall & gardens

From 16th December 2016 to 23rd December 2016  4:30pm to 8:30 pm 


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07/11/2016 American Express SHOP SMALL

 From 3rd to 18th December, American Express are running their annual SHOP SMALL campaign .

Cardmembers that stay with us and use their American Express card for payment will receive £5 when they spend £10 or more 


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26/10/2016 Looking for a Halloween party

English Heritage are pleased to advise  the following venue which is near us
HALLOWEEN FUN Sat 22- Sun 30 Oct 2016  Time : 11am - 4pm
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02/09/2016 What to do on Lincolnshire Day 1st October 2016

Celebrate all things Lincolnshire on the county's official day with free activities, entry to attractions, and special offers in Lincoln.

02/09/2016 Lincolnshire Day 1st October

Lincolnshire Day is celebrated every year on 1 October and marks the anniversary of the Lincolnshire Rising, a revolt by Catholics read more »

01/07/2016 North Lincolnshire Orchids in Bloom

 Finally the Orchids have arrived ... Come spend the weekend and see whats in the area 

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01/07/2016 Barton upon Humber Annual Bike Rally

 Just reminder the annual Barton Bike rally is on 6th July 2016 . Come and see the crowd 

On Wednesday 6th July 2016 between 5pm -10pm in Barton Upon Humber Town centre will once again become the venue for this annual Bike Fest in read more »

16/06/2016 Visit England Star Rating

 We are please to announce that Visit England have re affirmed our star rating. 

We remain 4 Star guest accommodation with a Silver award for that little extra attention and have retained our Golden Egg Breakfast award .

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25/04/2016 Brocklesby Country Fair Sunday 19th June 2016

 An action packed Family Day Out including :

The Kangaroo Kid - Dog and Duck Show - Blue Cross Fun Dog Show - Terrier racing_ Have a Go Country Sports.


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25/04/2016 National Armed Forces Day Saturday 25th June 2016

 This summer Cleethorpes proudly hosts the National Armed Forces Day event.  Between 75 000 and 100 000 people are expected to descend on the event.

The event is being organised by the Armed Forces Major ebvent team , North East Lincolnshire and the following have so far have been confirmed read more »

25/04/2016 Humberside Airport and Denmark flights

A new route created to strengthen links between the Humber region and Denmark was launched on Friday, April 1525/04/2016 Thomson & First Choice offers with Humberside Airport

 From 21 April 2016 , Thomsons & FirstChoice have increased their capacity from Humberside Airport for Summer 2017 flying.  Now flying to Tenerife and from November will also include Canary Islands. 

To make bookings go to or or the Humberside airport site. 

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16/04/2016 Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival 21 May to 5 June 2016

Explore the landscape and heritage of the Lincolnshire Wolds. 16 days of walking & family fun in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty 

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04/04/2016 Muster for War at Gainsborough Old hall 1482


23-2422/03/2016 Immingham area road works update

Giant concrete bridge beams installed

In early March Highway England lifted 30 giant bridge beams into place over the A160 near Immingham. A 50 foot crane to lift the beams which each weighed up read more »

14/01/2016 Thanks to all our guests for the great scores! #guestsloveus

 Thank you.

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12/01/2016 2016 Year of the English Garden

In association with Visit England we are promoting "2016 Year of the English Garden" for all to see & explore. 

There is also history behind the sucess in "capability " Brown who celebrates their 300th Anniversary. 

To get details of the tours & gardens available please let us know and read more »

12/01/2016 Winners of Late Rooms 2016 Top Rated award

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07/01/2016 2016 and whats on in England

In celebration of one of England’s greatest attractions and to mark the 300th anniversary of ‘Capability’ Brown, Visit England are promoting 2016 as the Year of the English Garden. The campaign will spotlight and celebrate the country’s fabulous gardens  during 2016.

09/10/2015 ULCEBY LODGE - Change of Name - Same Place , same people , same service

 We have decided to spruce up the place, excuse the pun, Our address is Spruce Lane, Ulceby  and Gillingham Rest Bed & Breakfast seems out of place. So we are changing the name to Ulceby Lodge which is more in line with where we are.  

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04/08/2015 Two guests Skydive from Hilbaldstow for Cancer Charity & World Record

THANK YOU ALL VERY MUCH ………….for helping me to take part and for helping a great charity with all your donations and sponsorship. In total my friend Gillian and I handed in £2366.10 and people are still donating.
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14/05/2015 St Nicholas Church Open day - 27th June 2015

St Nicholas Church , Ulceby will run an open day on 27th June 2015 from 10:30 till 16:00.

There will be refreshments, a plant stall, bric a brac and other stalls, children's games at the church , and a historical photographic then and now walk around the village.

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14/05/2015 Cancer research Fund Raising Event - Ulceby Saturday 4th July 2015

A unique charity event is to be held on Saturday 4th July 2015 , 12 Meadow Avenue , Ulceby from 11am until 4 pm in aid of cancer research.

The event will comprise of Tombola, Cake stall, tea & coffee . The highlight of the event is the opportunity for read more »

28/04/2015 Our latest "Guest" - Preparing to join the Riley Motor Club rally

 The Riley Motor Club of UK will celebrate its 90th year this year and as part of the celebration a rally between London and Edinburgh has been arranged from 16th May .

We wish all participants a safe and joyful journey with lots of fellowship fun and enjoyment during the read more »

19/04/2015 Award for Excellence for 2014 presented us with an Award of Excellence for 2014 - "In recognition of your achieving an overall guest review score of 8 or above, you have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to your guests in delivering read more »

26/03/2015 London to Edinburgh - Riley Motor Club 16 -17 May 2015

As we will be hosting some overseas visitors on their arrival before joining the Tour , we wish all participants safe  & Happy fun-filled travel on the Riley Motor Club trip from London to Edinburgh .

This is the Clubs 90th Anniversary year  - Congratulations !!!

Safe Travels !!!

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27/02/2015 Search & Rescue Helicopters new base at Humberside International Airport

"The first of the UK's ten new search and rescue bases was launched at Humberside Airport and hailed as essential to the growing economy of North East Lincolnshire.

It has now been taken over by Bristow Helicopters Ltd in conjunction with the Maritime Coastguard Agency.The base's captain in charge is read more »

27/02/2015 Port of Immingham Improvement

A160 / A180 Port of Immingham Improvement - Start of works

Improvements are being made on the A160 and A180 between Brocklesby Interchange and the Port of Immingham in North Lincolnshire with a target start of works date of 7 April 2015. The scheme is planned to be open to read more »

03/01/2015 2015 in Gillingham Rest Ulceby North Lincolnshire

The new year started with a beautiful sunrise and fantastic temperatures for this time of year .  May we wish all our guests, colleagues , associates & friends a fantastic year ahead with good health, happiness & prosperity ....   John & Avril.

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27/08/2014 Lancaster Bomber fly pasts

For the last two days we have been well supported by people interested in seeing the last two remaining Avro Lancaster Bombers as they fly from Humberside International airport. Enthusiasm and support from locals has also been excellent.  All done in remembrance of those that died in the War.  Two read more »

08/07/2014 Lancaster Bomber fly past - North Killingholme

Sunday witnessed a Lancaster Bomber fly over to celebrate the 70th anniversary & plaque unveiling in North Killingholme. There were only three Lancaster's that flew one hundred sorties and one of them was from North Killingholme air base.

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18/06/2014 enjoyEngland star rating

 We are pleased to advise that we have maintained our standards and have been re-awarded with Four Stars & Silver award.  We continue to make sure you have an enjoyable stay with us in quality comfort and meals.

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23/01/2014 New Energy Park - East Halton

A £450 million renewable energy project which could create 4,000 jobs in North Lincolnshire has been approved by the Government. Able Marine Energy Park, brought forward by Able UK, will include the construction of a 1,279-metre quay on land near East Halton. The £450million Marine Energy Park will provide state-of-the-art read more »

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