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A history of wine!

November 18 2016

The earliest archaeological evidence of wine production yet found has been at sites in Georgia (c.?6000 BC), Iran (c.?5000 BC), Greece (c.?4500 BC) and Armenia (c.?4100 BC), where the oldest winery to date was uncovered.The altered consciousness produced by wine has been considered religious since its origin. The Greeks worshiped Dionysus and Bacchus and the Romans carried on his cult. Consumption...

We love coffee!

October 04 2016

Highfield Park loves coffee, we believe that coffee is life-changing. That is why recently we upgraded the coffee machines around our venue. For many people, stopping at a certain point in the day or after a meal to have a cup of coffee or espresso, allows them to relax for a moment and put aside their daily problems. When sharing a coffee or espresso with friends and family, the ritual has become...

Park Life

Roscoe September 15 2016

Our ode to Neville Chamberlain and afternoon tea.September is important in the history of Highfield Park. Our beautiful Georgian Hotel and conference centre became a part of UK History this September in 1940.Having stepped down as prime minister of the United Kingdom in May, he finally offered his resignation to Mr Winston Churchill and returned to Highfield Park from London on the 19th September, ...