LUX Xmas 2018

LUXLIFE MAGAZINE | 87 Xmas 2018 shortage of options with the Forest of Dean on the doorstep. Walking, canoeing, horse-riding, cycling and Go Ape, clay pigeon shooting and paint balling for the more adventurous! The owners offer a variety of additional options to guests to make their stays extra comfortable. They can bring in a therapist to deliver in-house pampering services and they also run sister company, Bordello Banquets. Bordello Banquets works in and around Bristol, Ross on Wye and the Forest of Dean in between, and caters for parties, weddings and events, and for guests of Mill End. Bordello Banquets offers catering, table themes, styling, china hire, entertainment, classes and pampering. These can include live acoustic music and burlesque performance, cocktail and chocolate classes, mobile pizza oven, Bedouin tent, vintage furniture hire and pamper treatments and luxury pamper hampers, to name but a few options. They also host a member only supper club, using Mill End as a venue for laying on specialist evenings of food and entertainment, from Morocco to Bollywood you’re sure to find something that’s your bag. Mill End currently has availability over Christmas and LUX readers are being offered a 20% discount, contact Liz for more information. Mill End: [email protected] The General Stores, Mill End, Mitcheldean, GL17 0HP Bordello Banquets: [email protected] k Mill End’s Liz also converted and owned a boat, moored in central Bristol named Il Bordello. They provided VIP hospitality to the 500 strong Massive Attack guest list when they last played Bristol, and boasted Massive Attack, Portishead, Nick Warren and Jody Wirstenoff (of Way Out West fame), Roni Size, Paul McGann, Banksy, Nick Walker and many more of Bristol’s creative cognoscenti as members.