News from Blanchland
Stage one of the race, on Saturday April 16, was an 87 mile uphill circuit starting in Blanchland Village at 12.30pm. Cyclists completed seven gruelling laps of the tough roads around Blanchland and Edmundbyers to compete for selection for day two of ...
So many characters have found refuge in what is now the Lord Crewe Arms in Blanchland: 12th-century monks and abbots; later owners the Forster family, one of whom hid in the huge fireplace during a Jacobite uprising; and hotel guests WH Auden and ...
WH Auden's In Praise of Limestone was read and recorded for a special BBC Radio 4 programme by broadcaster Ian McMillan during an evening at the Lord Crewe Arms in Blanchland. Director Andrew Carter also invited staff to take part in the recording to ...
Lord Crewe Arms, in Blanchland, is a County Durham hotel offering attractive rooms, imaginative cooking and friendly staff. Expert Rating. 8/10. Rooms from £140. Check Availability. Expert Review; More Reviews; Basics; Check Availability; Map & Contact ...
To describe Blanchland as attractive is doing it a disservice. It is a stunning model village built from the stone of a medieval priory nestling in a landscape so remote you think your satnav must have gone mad. Americans have been known to swoon at ...
John Tanner and Ben Greenwood are two of the previous winners who will be lining up in Blanchland for the start this year. To give an indication of the quality of this races history other previous winners include Mark Lovatt, Chris Newton, Jeff Wright ...
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Weather from Blanchland
Sunday, 04 of December
Overcast
Overcast 3.2º C
Maximum: 4º C
Low: -1° C
Humidity: 84%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Sunday, 04 of December
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Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 4º C
Low: -1° C
Monday, 05 of December
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Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 3º C
Low: -1° C
Tuesday, 06 of December
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Fog
Fog
Maximum: 7º C
Low: 7° C
Wednesday, 07 of December
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Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 12º C
Low: 9° C
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