EIA SOCIAL EVENT ON 11 OCTOBER 2019

The 2019 social event was held in at the Royal Victoria Hotel in Llanberis. Llanberis, originally founded on the slate quarrying, industry is now very much the base for walkers enjoying the Snowdonia National Park. Members and their partners were invited to dinner and enjoyed guest speaker John Sherlock, the head custodian of Carnarfon castle […]

City of Leeds Friday 12th October 2018

The well attended 2018 Social Event was held at the impressive Oulton Hall outside of the City of Leeds. The evening started with a Gin Tasting hosted by distiller Spirit of Harrogate which was followed by an excellent 3 course meal with wine and other drinks flowing at the free bar until late. After a […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT ON FRIDAY 13 OCTOBER 2017

13 OCTOBER 2017   The 2017 social event was held in the vibrant city of Liverpool at the centrally positioned Hard Days Night Hotel, a Beatles themed hotel renowned for its quality. Members enjoyed a complimentary champagne reception in Hari’ s bar followed by a presentation by leading authority Joseph Sharples on the history of […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT AT THE BAILBROOK HOUSE, BATH

FRIDAY 14-15 OCTOBER 2016 The EIA Autumn Social Event was held in the 4* Bailbrook House, a Grade II listed property, set within 20 acres of private grounds, with commanding views towards central Bath and the countryside. As usual, by a free bar for guests, was available from 6 pm and 7 pm, the guests […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT AT THE PALACE HOTEL, BUXTON

FRIDAY 10-11 OCTOBER 2014 The EIA Autumn Social Event was held in the 4* Palace Hotel in Buxton.  Said to be the premier hotel in the town it is set in 5 acres of grounds with a commanding view of Buxton and the countryside beyond.  The dinner was held in the Conservatory at the front […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT AT RAITHWAITE HALL COUNTRY RETREAT

Friday 20-21 September 2013 Set within 80 acres of beautiful countryside on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park and located a short distance from the historic Whitby coast, Raithwaite Hall Country Retreat (YO21 3ST) offered its guests luxury and splendour in some of the country’s most sumptuous and luxurious surroundings. The evening […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT AT WINDERMERE

FRIDAY 5th OCTOBER 2012 The venue for the dinner on Friday 5th October was in the Lake District at the 4 Star Whitewater Hotel, a few minutes drive from Lakeside Quay on Windermere. The restaurant and one of the bars were reserved solely for EIA use. All costs incurred by the 40 Members and partners […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT

FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER 2011 This was held at The Hilton Hotel, Nottingham, NG1 3PZ. There were 18 guests who attended this EIA complimentary function. The dinner was preceded by an entertaining presentation on the darker side of Nottingham’s colourful history. It was not only informative in a gruesome manner but was delivered in an amusing […]

EIA SOCIAL EVENT IN YORK

22 – 23 OCTOBER 2010 The last EIA Social Event was held at the Park Inn (YO1 6JF), near the centre of York, on Friday 22 October and Saturday 23 October 2010. As usual, the event was heavily subsidised by the Association with pre-dinner drinks, diner drinks and the dinner itself complimentary. The dinner was […]

October 2009 at Frodsham

The last Social Event was held on 9/10 October 2009 at Frodsham, near Chester, where a dinner was attended by 28 guests at The Old Hall Hotel. This was a very enjoyable occasion with good food and excellent service.  The number of people attending was higher than in 2008, which reflected the popularity that this […]