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The White Hart, Review

This pub in the Oldham village of Lydgate offers the key ingredients for a relaxing rural getaway: great food, comfortable bedrooms and views over the moors. And the food really stands out – it’s taken seriously without being too formal and you can choose a dining option to suit you, from tasting menus to Sunday lunch…

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Good Grub Pubs: The White Hart Inn at Lydgate

There’s no better way to spend the weekend than a long leisurely visit to one of our glorious countryside pubs. Sitting outside and supping on a pint when the sun comes out, huddling round the log fire with a hot toddy when it’s cold, and enjoying some great pub grub whatever the weather. Sometimes no fancy restaurant can better show just how good traditional British fare can be…

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Review: Why The White Hart in Lydgate is a Beautiful, Hidden Retreat

I had heard fantastic things about The White Hart at Lydgate, and it brought me no end of enjoyment to experience this fantastic pub for myself…

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19 Ways to Make Your Mum Happy this Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day for Sunday mum. Hopefully this shout out will replace me actually having to put my hand in my wallet and buy you either a present or a card. I’m just not into that. If you want to impress mummy this year though, here’s some ideas…

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Cosy Greater Manchester Pubs with Real Fires to Warm up by this Winter

On a bitterly cold day, there’s nothing better than curling up by a roaring fire – preferably with a pint or two.

Autumn and winter afternoons are made for hunkering down in a cosy pub and we’ve got plenty to choose from in Greater Manchester…

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The Best Sunday Roasts in Manchester

Nothing rounds off the weekend quite like a Sunday roast – and if you don’t have to do the washing up afterwards, all the better.

The ultimate comfort meal takes many forms in Manchester, from classic roast dinners to huge sharing platters to get stuck into with family and friends…

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 10 More Restaurants the Locals don’t Want you to Know About

The thing about restaurants is you really don’t need a huge marketing budget to make great food. In fact, it’s often quite the opposite. Yes it helps if you have the dough to let people know you’re there, but if the food is good, really good, then it won’t take long for word to spread…

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Food Review: The White Hart, Lydgate

Come and eat at the top o’ hill, they said. There’ll be roaring fires, they promised. It’ll be stotting down outside and you’ll be glad to be in a building with a roof, they insisted. OK, I made that last one up but the first two are true…

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Restaurant Review: The White Hart

Perched at the top of the hill in the charming village of Lydgate, Lancashire, The White Hart is a country inn with rooms. Thanks to its two restaurants, it’s carved out a reputation as an impressive dining destination…

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The White Hart at Lydgate

Built in 1788, the White Hart at Lydgate offers charming, expansive views from its hilltop location on the outskirts of Oldham. As an upscale inn-with-rooms, it also promises several dining options: the informal Brasserie majors on crowd-pleasing dishes produced with quality ingredients (think grilled lemon sole on the bone with almond brown butter or slow-cooked ox cheek with burnt onion and kale), while the Dining Room showcases head chef Mike Shaw’s refined multi-course tasting menus…

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The White Hart Inn

The White Hart in Lydgate, an unassuming sleepy village in Oldham, is building a reputation as one of the region’s go-to places for wine buffs. If you’ve a taste for the grape, sign up for their events dedicated to the finest of earthly pleasures: wine and food. In particular, the recent Introduction To Bordeaux sounded too good to miss…

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