The Gaskell Society

The Gaskell Society

Celebrating the life and work of Elizabeth Gaskell

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New Year Lunch, 2023

Tuesday 17 January, 2023, 12:00 pm GMT

£25 – £27

We’re thrilled to welcome back members and friends for our wonderfully convivial New Year lunch – a firm favourite in our society’s calendar. Join us at the the Cottons Hotel, Knutsford for a three-course lunch, including coffee and after-lunch entertainment. And tickets cost less than they did in 2022!

Members old and new, non-members and guests are all most welcome to join us.

Tuesday 17 January 2023, arrival 12.00 for 12.30.



Tomato and red pepper soup (V)

Creamy cheddar mushrooms on toasted brioche (V)

Chicken terrine, gingerbread puree, parsnip crisps

Main courses

Chicken and mushroom ballotine, truffle, mascarpone, orzo

Pan fried seabass, chargrilled Mediterranean vegetables, confit potato, salsa verde

Mediterranean vegetable gnocchi,  babba ganoush (V)


Sticky toffee pudding, vanilla ice cream

Seasonal fruit salad, sorbet

Vanilla cheesecake, fruit compote, Chantilly cream

Cheese and biscuits

Tea coffee & chocolates

Tickets are £27 per person (includes online booking fee of £2)

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Tuesday 17 January, 2023
12:00 pm GMT
£25 – £27
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Cottons Hotel and Spa
Manchester Road
Knutsford, WA16 0SU United Kingdom
01565 650333