special breaks

Take some time out from your usual routine and take a break with us. The fresh air and stunning scenery of the Yorkshire Dales and Forest of Bowland are invigorating and we will enjoy welcoming you to The Plough Inn. Christmas and New Year come round very quickly so look at our programme of good food, traditional Christmas atmosphere and Yorkshire hospitality in beautiful surroundings and book now to avoid disappointment.

SPECIAL WINTER BREAKS – ‘crisp, clear days, evenings by our cosy fire’

 

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MID-WEEK BREAK

FREE night Bed & Breakfast when you book 2 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

Conditions:
1. Offer available Tuesday, Wednesday& Thursday from 30th January 2007 until 29th March 2007.
2. The 3 nights must be consecutive
3. Offer applies to 2 people sharing a twin or double room.
4. The 2 nights Dinner Bed & Breakfast will be charged at £62 per person per night.
5. Dinner ( at least 2 courses per person) must be taken at The Plough Inn on the free night.

WEEKEND BREAK

FREE night Bed & Breakfast when you book 2 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

Conditions:
1. Offer available Thursday, Friday & Saturday from 26th January 2007 until 1st April 2007.
2. The 3 nights must be consecutive
3. Offer applies to 2 people sharing a twin or double room.
4. The 2 nights Dinner Bed & Breakfast will be charged at £72 per person per night.
5. Dinner ( at least 2 courses per person) must be taken at The Plough Inn on the free night.

DRAWING & PAINTING FOR PLEASURE – improve your skills at our delightful Country Inn

Special Tariff

24th – 29th June 2007 (5 nights)
23rd – 28th September 2007 (5 nights)
From £495.00 per person

 

The Plough Inn at Wigglesworth is offering a 5 day break where you can combine the opportunity to develop your skills in Drawing & Painting with a short stay amidst the beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales.

This Special Break is suitable for anyone who is interested in Drawing & Painting – from absolute beginners to those who are well practised.

The leader of the Drawing & Painting sessions will be Carl March. Carl has many years of experience in running similar courses. Each daily exercise will have a clear aim and objective. With Carl’s help and guidance, participants will create several paintings using traditional water colour techniques.

The Special Break is offered on a Full-Board basis and includes the following:

3 course Sunday Lunch
3 course Dinner (Inc Coffee) on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday in our delightful Harlequins Restaurant
Breakfast and light Lunch on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.
Accommodation in en-suite bedroom. (Double, Twins and family rooms available)
10 Tuition Sessions

The price of the Special Break is:

£495.00 per person when two people share a double or twin room.*
£525.00 per person when a single person occupies a double or twin room

* Note: If one of the two people sharing a room does not wish to join in the Painting sessions, then a reduced tariff of £385.00 will apply for that person

 

PROGRAMME

 

 

Sunday

Arrive at The Plough Inn before 12.30pm in time for a 3 course Sunday Lunch.

Session 1 2.00pm – 5.30pm

‘Making a Start’ An introduction to simple drawing and painting techniques designed to overcome any fears and lack of confidence. Includes brush control, colour mixing and use of primary and secondary colours.

Monday

Session 2 9.30am – 12.30pm Session 3 2.00pm – 5.30pm

‘Less is More’ Working with a limited palette. Subtle wash techniques using a few basic colours.

Tuesday

Session 4 9.30am – 12.30pm Session 5 2.00pm – 5.30pm

‘Structure & Form’ Old Buildings: character, features and details.

Wednesday

Session 6 9.30am – 12.30pm Session 7 2.00pm – 5.30pm

‘A Dales View’ Creating a traditional Yorkshire Dales scene using pen and wash techniques.

Thursday

Session 8 9.30am – 12.30pm Session 9 2.00pm – 5.30pm

‘Holiday Sketches’ Working from our sketches to finished paintings

Friday

Session 10 9.30am – 12.30pm

‘Finishing Touches’ Critique session and exhibition of paintings – with prizes!

Depart for home after lunch

 


 

CREATIVE CARD MAKING – improve your skills at our delightful Country Inn

10th – 13th June 2007 (3 nights)
28th – 31st October 2007
From £265.00 per person

The Plough Inn at Wigglesworth is offering a unique 3 day break where you can combine the opportunity to develop your skills in the craft of Creative Card Making with a short stay amidst the beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales.

This Special Break is suitable for anyone who is interested in Card Making – from absolute beginners to those who are well practised.

The leader of the Card Making sessions will be Sue Martin. Sue owns the ‘Sewing Centre’ in Settle. She trained in Fashion at Craven College and subsequently gained a Teaching Certificate and then a Degree in Education from the University of Huddersfield. As well as running her shop, Sue also runs dressmaking and soft furnishing courses for North Yorkshire County Council, travels all over the country demonstrating Card Making techniques, is a Product Development Consultant for Janome Scissors and provides product training to House of Fraser and W Boyes.

During your stay you will have 3 tuition sessions from 10am to 1pm on each morning. All materials and equipment will be provided. It is expected that each person will be able to complete about 12 cards.

Afternoons are free for you to explore the wonderful countryside that surrounds the Inn and to visit the local towns and villages.

The Special Break is offered on a Full-Board basis and includes the following:

  1. 3 course Dinner (Inc Coffee) on Sunday, Monday & Tuesday.
  2. Breakfast and Lunch on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday.
  3. Accommodation
  4. Tuition
  5. All materials and equipment

The price of the Special Break is:

£265.00 per person when two people share a double or twin room.*
£285.00 per person when a single person occupies a double or twin room

* Note: If one of the two people sharing a room does not wish to join in the Card Making sessions, then a reduced tariff of £190.00 will apply for that person


 

ROMANTIC BREAK – spoil the one you love

The Plough Inn is the perfect place for a Romantic Break. Book one of our rooms – which include our 4-poster, take a romantic walk in the woods of the Forest of Bowland, watch a stunning sunset over the Yorkshire Dales hills, dine on delicious food in our lovely Harlequins Conservatory Restaurant and relax in front of the log fire in our cosy Shoehorn Bar. The Plough Inn is a special place; your special place to remember that special occasion.

For an extra £65 you can surprise your partner with a chilled bottle of Champagne, a bouquet of flowers and sumptuous chocolates placed in your room for your arrival.