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, November 24, 2009

Message of support from Griff Rhys Jones

Ten year Leon Howe has been doing an amazing job of contacting famous people to ask them to help with saving The Three Cups AS A HOTEL. Leon has recently received an email from Griff Rhys Jones (who presents the BBC TV Restoration series) supporting the campaign and begging the building owners "to listen to what local people are saying".

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