Tim Hart sitting in a brown leather chair

Tim Hart runs Hambleton Hall, an independent hotel on the banks of Rutland Water.

He also owns a hotel and restaurant in Nottingham – both called Harts – and the award-winning Hambleton Bakery. He has links to the London restaurants Quo Vadis, Fino and Barrafina – run by two of his three sons – while his wife Stefa has her own interior design business, Hambleton Decorating.