My daughter Ella and I recently completed an English Bowls Umpires Association (EBUA) Markers Course. I think that anyone new to playing bowls will benefit from taking the course. We learnt so many things about the game and it’s rules and because of the way bowls has evolved over the years, there have been a lot of rule changes and unfortunately for new players like ourselves, rules change depending on who you play with. Continue reading
I love to plan birthday parties for my son; party games, fancy dress, star-shaped sandwiches, jelly and ice cream but this year he tells me he’s too big for a kids party and wants to do something different, with grown-up food and grown-up games. So I need to up my game plan… Well, he will be 7 after all.
As excitement reached fever-pitch in our house, the final countdown began to my son’s birthday party. I decided to ditch the usual game of ‘how many children and parents can squeeze in our two-up, two-down’ and opted to bring him and his friends to Aztec Games instead to get the grown-up party he wished for.
So the summer is slowly winding down and so too are our hotel gardens. The flowers and trees have blossomed in the summer sun and are now beginning to fade for the winter. Our gardens have been beautiful yet again and the TLH Toorak Hotel has been recognised at the annual Torbay Council Bay Blooms Competition 2015 and was awarded 1st place in the Large Hotel category. Continue reading
With the thrill of the BBC dance season well and truly upon us, we are particularly excited that one of our own dance hosts here at TLH Leisure Resort, Philip Hurst, will be appearing in a new BBC2 programme due to be screened early in 2016. Continue reading
Once again Elemis has surpassed itself with a wonderful gift collection this year, called Extraordinary Experiences. Not just for Christmas, these great value gift ideas from Elemis are worth a closer look, for any occasion. Continue reading
I don’t think I’m the only one that comes to the realisation that Summer is well and truly over in September and feels that the only way to inject some optimism and excitement into the ever approaching winter months is to book your Christmas party. Torquay, has lots of restaurants but if you don’t want to go to a nightclub afterwards, your entertainment options are fairly limted. Read on to see why a Christmas Party Night at TLH Leisure resort could well be your best option. Continue reading