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thank you from team swan
30 Aug

Open letter of sincere appreciation

Dear Guests, Colleagues, Friends & Business Associates   Friday 1st September 2017 is a very important date on the calendar for us. It marks the first anniversary of the official opening of The "new" Alderton Swan.   As some of you may recall, the months leading up to the...

BBQ Weekend picture
18 Jul

Our Launch of our BBQ Weekends

BBQ Ben did us proud! Our BBQ launch was a great success, inventive and interesting food on offer. Our young apprentice also enjoyed his weekend. We look forward to a Summer of BBQ treats now! See our gallery of photos below! [gallery type="slideshow" size="large" ids="5284,5279,5282,5281,5280,5283"]  ...

bespoke firepit
18 Jul

Bespoke Firepit

We took delivery of a brand new bespoke cast iron fire pit on Friday, as made and supplied by Iceni Firepits of Earl Soham, near Woodbridge. Chris is pictured below on handover. We are delighted with our new piece and it looked even more impressive later...

hawaii summer swan
12 Jun

Hawaii or The Swan?!

To brighten up our lovely weekend, we are indebted to these fine chaps who dropped by for cool refreshments during a trip around the Deben Peninsula. And with the glorious weather, perhaps for a moment, some of our regular customers might have thought they had been...

Adnams Freewheel
4 Jun

Adnams Freewheel

We have introduced this seasonal beer from Adnams especially for the ever-growing number of cyclists enjoying the good weather and cycling routes around the Deben Peninsula. Why not pop in and enjoy a cycling-themed Summer ale with English hops?...

New patio heaters
29 May

New Patio Heaters

As Summer fast approaches we enjoyed a sunny afternoon in the beautiful courtyard garden erecting one of two patio heaters acquired to add a degree of extra warmth for our visitors pleasure. Liam did an admirable construction job under close scrutiny from garden chair foremen!...

Dine with Bordeaux evening
23 May

Dine with Bordeaux evening

Our friends at Smashing Wines are hosting this event to celebrate Bordeaux week on Thursday 25th May and the 50th anniversary of the Chateau Massereau vineyard. Sumptuous food with a French theme alongside a fine selection of Bordeaux wines awaits. We'd love you to join us for...

Team Swan Cycle Challenge
16 May

Team Swan Cycle Challenge

Team Swan participated and successfully completed the Tour of Suffolk cycle challenge this past weekend in conjunction with ITFC, Prostate Cancer and other chosen charities. The conditions on day one were splendid however day two was atrocious with strong headwinds and driving rain for most of...