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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a fabulous evening with madam p who is a walking encyclopedia of interesting and historical information about Nottingham. She plays her part extremely well and her costume is really well done. We visited three pubs... All the oldest in Nottingham! She explains how...More

Thank FDR47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a laugh despite the freezing weather really interesting cant wait to book the gin tour, Thank you!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Abigail S
kath G, Owner at Madame Parboiled Ink., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this smashing review. I am so glad you enjoyed it. I look forward to seeing you again on Spirits of Gin Lane Evening Thank you again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant evening with Madame Parboiled this evening. We visitied three pubs during the tour and was told many tales of Nottingham's history. Excellent value for money and a very entertaining evening. Thank you for taking us round. Will be back for your other...More

1  Thank Will3691
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw her at staveley hall in chesterfield for a ghost story tea evening The venue was amazing and the stories were brilliant Such a great atmosphere and performance I loved the attention to detail with the decor for the stories A real must see

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tripperb90
kath G, Owner at Madame Parboiled Ink., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. I am glad you enjoyed your evening. We hope you will come again.

Reviewed 13 December 2018

We booked well in advance, and were expected and welcomed. We were thoroughly entertained throughout the tour with facts and anecdotes, and all on the walk with us joined in the spirit of the occasion and had lots of fun. Hugely memorable for the character...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank OAP50054
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Great spooky fun, enjoyed hearing about our local ghosts and ghoulish happenings. Not sure if I'm brave enough to try the Wollaton ghost tour, though!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank clareharv
kath G, Owner at Madame Parboiled Ink., responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you. I hope you pluck up the courage soon

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We went on Madame Parboiled's Historic Pubs Tour last night. What a hoot. visits to 3 old pubs with true story telling in each - plenty of sitting down so not as tiring as a lot of tours. Odd snippets of history as we wondered...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mo C
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic lady. So knowledgeable. Stories and facts unlimited. How she remembers it all we dont know. Lived in Nottingham all my life but have learnt far more tonight than years at school(and had some things i had been taught corrected!!) HIGHLY RECOMMEND

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wanderer726102
kath G, Owner at Madame Parboiled Ink., responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. I really enjoyed entertaining your family My pleasure

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Really amazing historic tour, with a lady that clearly loves what she does. Very infornative, yet entertaining.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Fabian K
kath G, Owner at Madame Parboiled Ink., responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review madame parboiled ink. It was my pleasure to entertain you

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the scheduled time and place and She didn't go to the meeting point. When we phoned her, she said that she had called to warn us that the tour was canceled. I had my phone operational all the time so I think...More

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16 May 2018|
Response from Mick P | Reviewed this property |
When we took the tour there were 30 or maybe more from what we remember. Hope that helps. Probably best to contact Madame Parboiled.