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Perfectly Vintage! 
Thursday, August 19, 2010, 09:27 AM
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One of the pleasures of running Trafford Bank is that you meet such lovely people with interesting vocations. Catherine Benson owns Prefectly Vintage a online shop where you can buy stunning vintage bags and jewellery.
Have a look?
I am already considering purchasing my first piece of her jewellery to wear at my 50th birthday party.
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WOW Scotland 
Thursday, August 12, 2010, 08:40 AM
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Get off the beaten track and discover some of the finest scenery that the Highlands has to offer with a guided hiking tour from WOW Scotland Their day trips venture deep into the Scottish wilderness, enabling you to explore windswept summits, remote glens and picture postcard mountain lochs. No experience is necessary as the trips are suitable for all abilities.
Koshal and Lorraine highly recommend this new venture now ranked number one rated attraction on Tripadvisor.

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Edinbane Pottery 
Thursday, May 27, 2010, 02:29 PM
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After completing our Thistle room we commissioned Stuart at Edinbane Pottery to make some coasters for us for the room and also our breakfast tables. We already have a number of Stuarts pottery pieces at Trafford Bank . We are so pleased with the coasters and they compliment the fabric featured in our new room. Already guests have been commenting on how nice they are .. Take a look!
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Trafford Bank opens new Thistle room 
Monday, March 29, 2010, 08:58 PM
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After many weeks of designing and planning, Koshal and Lorraine are pleased to announce the Thistle room at Trafford Bank is now open for guests.

Formerly the Blue room, the main feature in the bedroom is one wall of Grand Thistle hand made paper from Timorous beasties. Curtains and the bathroom blind are also made with their fabric. Features include the latest Sony TV and dvd player, Pure dab internet radio and Ipod dock,Silent Fridge, hospitality tray, hair dryer and straightners. It also has a small seating area with new chairs designed and chosen by Lorraine and glass table and modern chevalier mirror.
Lorraine and Koshal have chosen orginal paintings from Katty McMurray in the bedroom and also 8 small enamel pictures by Janine Partington. These artists feature at Castle Gallery

The ensuite has been completely refurbished with a victorian style rool top bath with shower inside. The bathroom also has led lighting on the floor and a stunning plum coloured glass sink backsplash. The massive eye catching polished wall tiles are Italian Blue Dorato from Stonesource with floor tiles in the same unpolished material.

We hope all our guests enjoy this stunning room.

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The Story Telling Apartment in Edinburgh 
Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 06:34 PM
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Koshal and I can throughly recommend the bijou Storytelling Apartment. It is "distinctly Scottish" in nature and is situated right in the centre of things on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. The location of this self catering apartment in Edinburgh is unbeatable! Simply walk out the front door and you're within walking distance of great bars and restaurants and main attractions such as the Castle (10 minutes up the Mile) and Holyrood Palace (10 minutes down). Furnished and decorated to the highest standard with all the luxury you require
Call Fiona on 07879 225051
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