Category Archives: milton common
27 October 2015
A small selection of some of our 2015 press. Clockwise from top left: A Spanish wrought iron overdoor panel (Mail on Sunday YOU magazine), Wide pine boards reclaimed from a Scottish Gin Distillery (Period Living), A plaster cast of a classical foot by Peter Hone (House&Garden), A fairground crown (Livingetc).
26 May 2015
”Everyone loved the venue, the staff, the food and the magician – a ‘fab’ evening is what I keep hearing, which is great. I had a great time – all over too quickly!” Why not hold your next event with us?
14 April 2015
See the May issue of World of Interiors for some beautifully photographed articles including ‘Positively Medieval’ with words by Ros Byam Shaw & photography by Jan Baldwin. It’s about Allt-y-Bela, Arne Maynard and William Collinson’s home in Monmouthshire which has been restored thanks to the Spitalfields Historic Buildings Trust. Look carefully and in the small...
12 February 2015
We are delighted to invite all-comers to our first annual Beer Festival. We’ll start pouring at 11am on the Friday and keep going until 8pm on the Sunday – or until the beer runs out! Please come and join us. On Saturday evening, as you work your way through our Ale Menu with tasting...
2 January 2015
Some images from a recent fashion shoot at our Oxfordshire site. For details of the dresses please go to www.mongas.co.uk. If you are interested in using LASSCO Three Pigeons as a location for film or photography please contact us.
8 August 2014
Along the Dorset coast from Christchurch and the Undercliffe Road to Boscombe Pier and the beach at Bournemouth, the “Boscombe Beach Bus”, in its jolly yellow livery, would have been busy at this time of year. It was known locally as the “Lily Langtry” and on sunny summer days in the late 1950’s would have...
30 May 2014
Here’s a small selection of some of our stock as featured in June’s colour press. Clockwise from top left: World of Interiors ( candlesticks) , Germany’s Architectural Digest (gilt cabinet), Livingetc (urn & planter) & Period Living (road sign). You might also like the M&S blog starring Keeley Hawes shot at LASSCO Ropewalk: http://www.marksandspencer.com/c/style-and-living/in-the-moment
20 May 2014
“For perhaps two hundred years The Three Pigeons at Milton Common, the old coaching inn that is now the LASSCO country HQ, has enjoyed two gables. Now Oxfordshire Council have agreed to a ‘Third Pigeon’! The old pub is to be expanded to provide a ballroom, a parlour, a dining saloon, new kitchens and...
28 March 2014
Making an entrance this week – this steel rod and wooden ball ”runway” installation. Created by Kite and Laslett for Emilio de la Morena’s Autumn / Winter Collection (AW2014) for London Fashion Week. It can be seen as originally installed at LASSCO Three Pigeons. More details here: https://www.lassco.co.uk/a-steel-rod-and-wooden-ball-runway-installation/ For something more traditional LASSCO Ropewalk has a large...
18 March 2014
The Saw Swee Hock Student Centre (SAW), the London School of Economics’ ( LSE) latest landmark building, is the first new building it has commissioned in over 40 years. SAW’s dramatic sculptural form and unusual perforated brick façade, designed by Irish architect O’Donnell + Tuomey has been garnering praise from students, staff and architecture critics alike since opening earlier...
25 February 2014
LASSCO, renowned for providing the world’s top designers, architects and private clients with an unparalleled range of architectural salvage and curiosity also offers a wide range of food and refreshments at each of our three shops, 7 days a week. Every week-end in Bermondsey, next to LASSCO Ropewalk, Maltby Street Market springs into life. The railway arches bristle...
17 December 2013
Edward Madden and James Ngu, of Brunswick House and Chelsea Harbour respectively, have now taken the reins at The Three Pigeons and are rolling out a seven day renaissance of our village pub and historic coaching inn. The ancient cellars, once again, keep the locally brewed craft beers (Shotover, Vale Brewery and XT) in excellent condition;...