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I have a personal interest in the school, having taught there for the last 5 or 6 years but also... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Paul B
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
A wonderful oasis in a sometimes crazy world

Just back from my 4th visit to Denman College. It is often called 'the jewel in the W.I. crown' and... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Maureen S
Redhill, United Kingdom
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Denman College, Marcham, Abingdon OX13 6NW, England
+44 1865 391991
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have a personal interest in the school, having taught there for the last 5 or 6 years but also had the privilege to manage the school for a short time. I would suggest that anyone with an interest in food and cooking should look...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Our local W.I.visited Denman recently.We were warmly greeted on arrival and given tea/coffee plus shortbread biscuits .After an introduction to the college we were shown around all the bedrooms.The accommodation is very impressive as most of the rooms have been sponsored by the members from...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Just back from my 4th visit to Denman College. It is often called 'the jewel in the W.I. crown' and it is a fitting description. I went on my own but once inside Denman you are alone no longer. My course focused on the Life...More

1  Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 25 March 2017

20 - 23/3/17. Arts & Crafts Course with Anna Stevens. First time at Denman and arrived to well appointed single room with beautiful soft furnishings courtesy of North Yorkshire West WI. Each federation has undertaken to furnish the bedrooms with provision also made for carers,...More

2  Thank DoricLady
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Peter was an excellent tutor and we were well supported. Success was had by all! Denman is a lovely place to visit with 9 acres of beautiful gardens, including a lake. I felt privileged to be in the Georgian House with its rich history. The...More

1  Thank Pinkhat66
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Denman College is a wonderful place to learn, socialise and relax. I gave just had a weekend in the WI Cookery School where I learnt a tremendous amount. As well as this the accommodation, food and surroundings were sublime.

1  Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Denman college is set in a beautiful old house with lovely grounds. It is a perfect place to learn a new craft, or brush up on one you already enjoy. The bedrooms are all beautifully arranged and comfortable. The food ,as you can imagine, with...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

I attended a course on Thai cookery with tutor Peter Lien . Excellent tutor who gave us very clear instructions on the dishes he made. We then made them ourselves. we were able to store them in the fridge and bring them home with us....More

Thank 659philfan
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I have just returned from my fifth cookery course at Denman college since first "discovering" that men are allowed to go on the courses as well. As with each occasion I have gone home enthused with lots of new ideas, skills and techniques to improve...More

1  Thank snowydog
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Denman College is set in beautiful grounds, in a 17th century 'gentleman's residence', which is beautiful too! I have not experienced the cookery school, but knowing the WI, it will be brilliant!

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