Cliveden


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Cliveden

(ˈklɪvdən)
n
(Named Buildings) a mansion in Buckinghamshire, on the N bank of the Thames near Maidenhead: formerly the home of Nancy Astor and the scene of gatherings of politicians and others (known as the Cliveden Set); now a hotel
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WHERE AND WHY Lordly living at its best, a small, friendly Chelsea hotel that was once the townhouse for the Cliveden estate in Berkshire.
CLIVEDEN STUD'S 18-strong broodmare collection continues to be dominated by one family, with 12 either daughters or descendants of Milly Moss, who won the 1973 Cheshire Oaks and was fourth in Mysterious's Oaks.
The happy couple tied the knot on June 16 last year at swanky Cliveden House hotel in Berkshire.
GET in the mood for the new Thunderbirds movie with a break to Cliveden, the Berkshire location home of Lady Penelope and Parker.
Godolphin's agent John Ferguson was underbidder for the bay, offered on behalf of Cliveden Stud from Peter Stanley's New England Stud.
FOR her 70th bir thday Dame Shirley Bassey blew pounds 250,000 on a par ty at stately home Cliveden. Now that's what I call a Big Spender.
Philip Freedman, who races the home-bred filly under the banner of Cliveden Stud, said: "There is no decision at this stage, but if she does run again it will be in the Hong Kong Invitational.
And the singer lived up to her Big Spender reputation - splashing out a reported pounds 500,000 on the champagne and caviar do at Cliveden House Hotel in Berkshire.
Philip Freedman, of the Cliveden Stud, is now inclined to put her away for the year before aiming her specifically at Epsom .
The bash, at posh Cliveden House Hotel, in Berkshire, was a very late 70th celebration for Dame Shirley - she turns 71 on January 8.
Independence was bred by her owners, Cliveden Stud, whose Philip Freedman said: "It was always the plan to come here for today's race.
Their wedding in 2007 at posh Cliveden House, Buckinghamshire, was featured in OK!