22 . 02 . 2013

Rugby

Italian Dreams Don’t forget that this Saturday, the Welsh International Rugby team play Italy in the latest round of the RBS Six Nations Rugby Championships. The Welsh team are heading out to Rome for the game on Saturday, at the Stadio Olimpico in the city. Since 1992, Italy and Wales have met 13 times. Wales have won…

08 . 02 . 2013

National Marriage Week

Love is in the Air We’ve come over all romantic here at the Oakeley Arms this week, because did you know, it’s National Marriage Week? So, if you’ve been waiting for the right moment to pop the question, then this week would be a pretty perfect one! Last year, the number of couples getting hitched rose by almost…

07 . 02 . 2013

Rugby Rugby

A French Stick? Well after last week’s defeat at home to Ireland, the Welsh team have got a little catching up to do this week. The team head out to Paris in time for Saturday’s match against France. Are you brave enough to make a match prediction? Here at the Oakeley Arms we’ll be cheering on the…

05 . 02 . 2013

Red Nose Day is 25 years old!

Charity Laughs Did you know that today is the 25th anniversary of the first ever Red Nose Day and the Comic Relief live show? Hands up who remembers watching it on BBC1 all those years ago. Ok, go on then, we don’t like to admit it, but we will! Where did those 25 years go?…

01 . 02 . 2013

Rugby Fever

6 Nations Championship 2013 It’s that time of year again…… rugby fever isn’t far away! This Saturday is the start of the annual and brilliant 6 Nations Championship, and here at the Oakeley Arms, we’re pretty excited! Wales v Ireland is the first game of the year, played at the Millenium Stadium. Can the 2012…

21 . 01 . 2013

Big Breakfast

National Breakfast Week We’re celebrating in breakfast style this week at the Oakeley Arms. We LOVE breakfast, but did you know that almost half of the population of Britain regularly skip it – they don’t have time for it, or they simply don’t fancy it. We reckon that if they popped over to see us…

18 . 01 . 2013

Winnie the Pooh Day

Pooh Bear Did you know that today is National Winnie the Pooh day? Well, today is the birthday of it’s creator, A.A.Milne, who was born on the 18th January 1882, so it’s a day to celebrate all things Winnie the Pooh! Milne created the teddy bear that stole the world’s heart in 1926, when the first collection of…

29 . 12 . 2012

Time to Parteeeeeeeeeeeey

New Year’s Eve It seems that 2013 is going to be a pretty special year…… what with a royal baby, solar flares and the Rugby League World Cup to name but a few of the exciting events for the coming year. So, what better way to kick it all of than with an Oakeley New Year’s…

27 . 12 . 2012

Festival of Winter Walks

Get Walking So, it’s that time of year again. Here at the Oakeley Arms, we’re joining in with the rest of the nation as we all collectively loosens our belt buckles after throwing calorie caution to the wind. Our well stuffed bellies are still happily round after a huge Christmas dinner with all the trimmings and the 487…

12 . 12 . 2012

Welcome to 2013

New Year’s Eve at the Oakeley Arms Hotel It’s that time of year again!! We are super excited here at the Oakeley Arms about our fabulous New Years Eve extravaganza. It’s not one to be missed. We’ve got loads of entertainment – there’s a funky disco, rock’n’roll bingo, a raffle for great prizes, fireworks at…