Luncheon Archive

  • Lord Salisbury

    Lord Salisbury

    Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury (February 3, 1830–August 22, 1903). “English policy is to float lazily downstream, occasionally putting out a diplomatic boathook to avoid collisions.” Luncheon At The Midland Hotel. Lord Salisbury made his second public  appearance in Bradford on 22nd of May 1895.   It had been 18  years prior, [...]

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  • Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill

    Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill

    In May of 1895, Lord Randolph Churchill along with Lady Churchill, journeyed to Bradford to officiate at the opening of  the new Constitutional Club at Clayton.  At the close of  the ceremony,  the party attended the complimentary luncheon at the Midland Hotel, laid on in their honour. Lord Randolph (Henry Spencer) Churchill (1849-95) The third [...]

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