One of the things I missed most during the pandemic was visiting the amazing places for breakfast in Stratford-upon-Avon. There’s something special about the whirr of coffee grinders, the tapping of laptop keys, and the clink of cutlery on a demolished Full English breakfast plate that satisfies my foodie soul.Continue reading 20 amazing places for breakfast in Stratford-upon-Avon
A new garden theatre is the centrepiece of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s summer 2021 programme.Continue reading RSC reveals summer 2021 plans
The annual celebration of William Shakespeare’s birthday in 2021 was always going to look different amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Continue reading Shakespeare’s birthday with a difference
As an historic town, Stratford-upon-Avon accessibility has been something of an obstacle to inclusivity over the last few decades.Continue reading Stratford-upon-Avon accessibility
The bees are buzzing, the buds are blooming, and the big wheel is up; it can only mean one thing: picnic season has arrived in Stratford-upon-Avon!Continue reading Top 5 quiet picnic spots in Stratford-upon-Avon
Hoping to bag a bargain at the market? Great news! Stratford-upon-Avon’s markets are open again for business.Continue reading When will Stratford-upon-Avon markets open?
If you’ve been desperate to know when the Shakespeare houses in Stratford-upon-Avon will reopen, we have news, though it might not be all you’d hoped for.Continue reading When will the Shakespeare houses reopen in 2021?
Welcome back to Stratfordblog – the Stratford-upon-Avon guide for tourists and locals.
As our lovely town gets a reboot, easing out of the latest national lockdown, so too does Stratfordblog. It’s been too long!Continue reading Welcome back to Stratfordblog
*UPDATE* This post has been updated in April 2021, to take into account current COVID restrictions
The best Stratford-upon-Avon outdoor dining experiences are not always easy to find: tucked away behind a hotel, occupying a quiet corner by the riverbank, nestled among the historic rooftops of William Shakespeare’s hometown.
With Stratfordblog at your fingertips, however, that sun-drenched restaurant table is closer than you think.
Measure for Measure at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until Aug 29 2019, then touring until Apr 2020.
Vienna, early 1900s, as the 20th century arrives on a river of Freudian fears and sexual shenanigans, is the setting for the RSC’s new take on Measure for Measure.Continue reading Review: Measure for Measure at the RSC