Save The Three Cups Hotel

The Three Cups Hotel

Campaigning for preservation of the hotel where J.R.R. Tolkien stayed and gained inspiration for his mythology. Jane Austen, G.K. Chesterton, Tennyson and H.W. Longfellow were also guests. The hotel featured in the film, “The French Lieutenant’s Woman”. Please send articles to me, Andrew Townsend, at or add a comment. Thanks to David Moss for all his work. Comments are closed at WDDC for the plans to redevelop the site but you can still write to the papers.

Tuesday, June 07, 2005

Article in Western Daily Press 12/05/2005

Journalist Mark Ford wrote an article for his Bristol based paper on 12th May, entitled "HOPE FOR HOBBIT'S HOTEL FROM MIDDLE EARTHWORKS". You can read it by going to the papers website at and searching on 'Tolkien'.

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