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Our New Forest Blog


Keep up to date with all the latest news, views and events at our New Forest inn with our very own blog.

Our New Forest Blog

Meet The Team: Head Chef Mark
We managed to grab a few moments with our Head Chef, Mark Young to talk all things work, food and everything in between.
Supplier Spotlight: Blackwater Farm
Find out where are perfectly prepared pork comes from at The Bell Inn...
Meet The Team: Breakfast & Pastry Chef Ellie
Renowned as one of the most popular New Forest restaurants, we caught up with Breakfast & Pastry Chef Ellie for a chat...
Things To Do in New Forest this Summer
Planning a family trip to the New Forest this Easter? Well here are some of the most exciting things to do in the forest this March/April...
Five Wedding Tips & Trends
Here are our top tips for planning a New Forest wedding like no other...
Meet The Team: Waitress Paris
Find out why Paris loves our New Forest Hotel as well as our seasonal dishes...
My New Forest Wedding : Marketing Manager, Sam
When it comes to getting wed in the New Forest, no-one has more first-hand experience than our Marketing Manager, Samantha...
Supplier Spotlight: Lyburn Cheese Farm
Get to know one of our favourite cheese suppliers in the New Forest...
Popping the question this Valentine’s? We’ll Pop the Cork!
Pop the question at The Bell Inn this Valentine’s Day and we will pop the corks at your complimentary Champagne reception...
Meet The Team: Bartender Scott
Scott loves our Hampshire pub in the New Forest and here's why...

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