Top 5 Things To Do in December

Posted:
26 November 2019
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

The festive season is upon us and our historic places have lots to offer for the whole family this Christmas. Step back in time for a Victorian Noel with seasonal cookery demonstrations, live music and traditional fairground rides. Or enter a world of sound and colour with the return of our popular ...

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Top 5 Things To Do in November

Posted:
21 October 2019
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Whether you want to get out in the fresh autumn air this month, or keep cosy by the fire, we've got you covered with our top five things to do in November. Explore historic gardens at their vibrant autumn best, plan a relaxing getaway in a unique holiday cottage and get ahead on the Christmas sho...

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A short history of giants and where to find them

Posted:
11 October 2019
Posted By:
Mary Bateman
Categories:
History Uncovered

You might think they’d be hard to miss, but giants are everywhere. We’re not talking about the cruel and destructive giants that you might expect, like Roald Dahl’s terrifying Fleshlumpeater. Instead, the mythical giants in England’s landscape are often closer to the BFG himself: builders ra...

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Top 5 things to do in October

Posted:
18 September 2019
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

The clocks go back in October, making the month an hour longer. Which is just as well, because there's an awful lot to pack in... More than 600 warriors will descend on Battle Abbey on the weekend of the 12th–13th for our much-loved Battle of Hastings re-enactment. Plus there's creepy castles t...

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