Sleeping above a pub might be unwise in some places, but even on Saturday Llanarthney is quiet, the sky bible black well before midnight. Next morning we make toast and eggs in the cottage’s stylish kitchen and nip next door for a coffee once Wright’s opens at 11am. Wow! At 11.02 it’s already more than half full, with people tucking into coconut milk layer cake almost a foot high or bubble’n’squeak with poached egg and salumi. Seems it’s so popular people almost camp out to get a table – and seems sleeping “over the shop” is the ideal way to make the most of it.• Accommodation was provided by Wright’s Food Emporium (cottage sleeping four from £110 a night, 01558 668929, wrightsfood.co.uk). More on the area at discovercarmarthenshire.com … [Read more...] about Wright’s Food Emporium, Llanarthney, Carmarthenshire: review
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A stop at Strawberry Fields Farm Shop, close to the Cornish border, will make traffic jams bearable, with a choice of restaurant, coffee lounge and artisan bakery/deli/butchery. The Mounce family started farming here more than 20 years ago with just a plot of strawberries: now their fields supply almost everything the kitchen needs. They make excellent breakfasts and delicious cream teas. “The scones would have made Mary Berry cry,” reported one customer. There is plenty of space to stretch your legs. … [Read more...] about Skip the services: 20 stopovers off British motorways and A roads
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'It was supposed to be a celebratory event, discussing the full scope of the book, which is about my life and my career and the lessons learned. Instead, the exchange felt to me like a cross-examine focused on one issue, the book's sexual harassment allegations against Roger Ailes. Allegations Ailes denied but which I know are true because I lived it. I felt defensive in the exchange with Charlie, and wound up angry about how he handled my book event. Obviously, now, his behavior makes more sense. And so, you know what I did? I sent him a bottle of wine and a thank you note,' Kelly said. … [Read more...] about Charlie Rose FIRED by CBS and PBS one day after 13 WOMEN accuse the exalted newsman of unwanted sexual advances as his co-hosts reveal their shock and horror at lewd and nude allegations