It was from the buffet bar
on Platform One, Phil informed us, that troops at nearby Ladysmith Barracks sank a farewell (and sadly, often final) drink before heading to India or the trenches.
We didn't have the sun, but we had the swimming pool, a buffet bar
, a restaurant, an arcade, a telly with DVD player, an on-site shop and a quick car journey to Paulton Park and the world-renowned Peppa Pig World.
And yesterday, the historic Buffet bar
and Snug, with its original back-bar fittings, reopened to drinkers.
A healthy result: Wing Wah Group vice chairman Dorian Chan, left, and Nechells restaurant branch director Andy Liu, celebrate their success at the buffet bar
For dining and entertainment, Oleo Pazzo, a casual Mediterranean bistro, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with outdoor patio seating, a buffet bar
and a lobby lounge and bar.
Last year's winner, the Station Buffet Bar
in Elie, Fife, is run by Radio 1 star Edith Bowman's younger brother Alex.
On June 12, he was back on the train and stole the pounds 20 float from behind the buffet bar
With four restaurants to choose from, including a 24-hour buffet bar
which never runs out of grub, it's hard not to stuff your face.
He closed the buffet bar
fearing that some passengers were drinking too much alcohol.
She reckoned wing attack wasn't her strong point, although anyone who ever spotted her at the all-you-can-eat buffet bar
at KFC might disagree.
There were the two occasions buffet bar
staff tried to overcharge me for my usual coffee and packet of chocolate biscuits by 30p, expecting me to believe the cost of two biscuits had gone up from 50p to 80p.
Members of the WRVS buffet bar
at Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital have raised pounds 50 for the Snowball appeal.
They would move on then to various pubs at Marsden before disappearing through the Diggle Tunnel and emerging at the popular Stalybridge buffet bar
And if one of your favourites is in short supply, don't worry - by the time you make your next trip to the buffet bar
, it will have been restocked ready for you to fill your plate
She told us to help ourselves to the vast buffet bar
, which included an impressive selection of fresh salads and Brazilian dishes (thankfully no browning lettuce leaves in sight).