Valentines Mansion, Gardens and Online Mystery Game

Valentine’s Mansion and Gardens Before lockdown City Adventurers were able to visit this gorgeous grade II* listed country house.  Built in around 1696, it was the home of Elizabeth Tillotson and her family, after the death of her husband, the Archbishop of Canterbury.  Originally it stood in open countryside, several miles from the edge of London. Now … More Valentines Mansion, Gardens and Online Mystery Game

Treasure Seeking at Snowshill Manor and Garden

In the summer we visited The National Trust’s Snowshill Manor and Garden in Gloucestershire. Everywhere you look there are treasures to be found. This is the former home of eclectic collector, architect Charles Wade. He bought the property in 1919 and filled it with hundreds of objects. Explore the house and discover a vast collection, … More Treasure Seeking at Snowshill Manor and Garden

City Adventurers try to save the country….again.

The City Adventurers have experience of hunting down double agents, (Plan 52, Breaking The Law ) so we were  excited to be asked to help MI6. Our assistance was needed to trace a double agent before they fled the country. This time our base of command would be an MI6 surveillance van, where we would have all … More City Adventurers try to save the country….again.

The Heathcliff Manor Murder

This first appeared on Solve The Murder – https://solvethemurder.wordpress.com/2019/09/05/murder-at-the-manor/ We were invited to Heathcliff Manor, where Lord Heathcliff was hosting a dinner party to celebrate his recent marriage. But before anyone could toast his happiness, Lord Heathcliff was killed with the candlestick in the pool room. This was Murder at the Manor and we had to … More The Heathcliff Manor Murder