09 . 11 . 2011

Christmas Cheer at the Oakeley Arms

Haaaaaapy Christmas!! Just joking….. we know it’s a little early. But, it’ll soon be here, in all it’s festive glory. Have you decided where to celebrate yet? Well, we can help you out; come and join us for some festive fun and frolics at the Oakeley Arms! Here’s a sneak preview of our brilliant Christmas…

07 . 11 . 2011

Strictly Come Dancing News – Week 6

Pase Doble Success! This week was another success for Russell and Flavia – they Pasa Doble-d all the way into next week’s show, hurrah! We were watching Russell, and cheering you on as always! We loved the radical interpration – what a great surprise! Over to you for an update – hope the nail varnish remover…

03 . 11 . 2011

Strictly Update

Strictly Saturday What would our Saturday evenings be now, without Russell and Flavia to cheer on, and cheer us up? We’re wishing you lots of luck this week with the tricky moves Russell. Over to you to find out what you’ve been up to this week…….  It’s been an interesting and inspiring week so far. First of all,…

01 . 11 . 2011

Cemetery Junction

Some “grave” goins-on at the Oakeley Ok, so Halloween has been and gone, but we’re staying with the Halloween theme for this blog post as we venture into the spooky cemetery in the Oakeley Arms garden. Yes, you read right – a cemetery at the Oakeley….. a dog cemetary, of course!! The little dog graves in the far corner of the…

31 . 10 . 2011

More Strictly Come Dancing News!

Of course, we all tuned in on Saturday to see Russell storm through the show! What a success! And Russell and Kylie – we think that’s a winning combo! Here’s more from Russell himself…… Down to London from our energising practice sessions in North Wales more fun and games with Zoe on Thursday night in…

27 . 10 . 2011

Strictly Come Dancing Update!

Strictly Samba!  What’s Russell been up to this week then? Another tough week of training, but hopefully some fun and smiles along the way! We’re rooting for you Russell and keeping everything crossed for the knee healing sharpish!! Good luck on Saturday, and over to you…. Monday was a strange day. First of all there was a…

25 . 10 . 2011

Welsh Mountain Adventures

Outdoor Life What are you up to this weekend? Having a lie-in? Watching a film?  Painting the kitchen? Taking the kids shopping? Coming to see us at the Oakeley Arms? It’s true that the sun has truly set on summer, but that doesn’t mean the outdoor fun has to stop. Ok, so we know you…

24 . 10 . 2011

Strictly Come Dancing News!

Strictly Come Dancing enjoyed record viewing figures this weekend, so it seems the nation has finally got the dancing bug. And of course, we’re all tuning in to see how Russell’s getting on! Here’s another update from our dancing star! Over to you Russell…… Well… it was touch and go Saturday night especially for me.…

20 . 10 . 2011

Strictly Keep Dancing Russell

This post comes from a very special guest blogger; ladies and gentlemen put your hands together for Mr Russell Grant, as he fills us in on some fabulous Strictly goss! It takes two to Tango and that’s what I’m finding out this week with Flavia to guide me through the steps of this passion packed ballroom…

18 . 10 . 2011

A Halloween Hoot

Support the campaign to save Porthmadog’s cinema If walls could whisper their secrets, then Porthmadog’s Coliseum Cinema would have a lot to share. Standing proud since 1931, the distinctive cinema building has been the centre of social occasions, town events, childhood memories, teenage dreams and even film premiers for eight happy decades, and now it…