Tagged: Events

The illuminating history of lighting

Osborne lit up at night
Posted:
6 November 2017
Posted By:
Tom Moriarty
Categories:
History Uncovered, Things To Do

Forget the cold - the worst thing about winter is the dark. You wake up in the dark and get home in the dark. If you work indoors, you may sneak a slither of sunlight at lunchtime if you’re lucky, but that's your lot. The NHS estimates that 1 in 15 people get Seasonal Affective Disorder in the UK ...

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Things to do in October

Whitby Abbey, North Yorkshire
Posted:
29 September 2017
Posted By:
Anne Robinson
Categories:
Things To Do

Prepare to be tricked and treated this October. We’ve got plenty of Halloween events happening across the country for all ages – from haunted castles, creepy crafts, illuminated abbeys and after-hours fright nights! Plus, don’t miss our annual event to commemorate the anniversary of The ...

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Things to do in September

Posted:
29 August 2017
Posted By:
Anne Robinson
Categories:
Things To Do

September may signal the end of the sunny summer months and the start of the new school year, but there’s still plenty to feel cheery about. We’ve got lots planned to ease you into autumn including a fabulous exhibition of costumes used in the new film 'Victoria and Abdul', the annual apple fest...

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Things to Do in August 2017

Posted:
28 July 2017
Posted By:
Gareth Clifford
Categories:
Things To Do

Our summer events programme is fully underway as we head into August. If you’ve never witnessed a joust or medieval tournament before, now is your chance. Our Knights Season is crammed full of unscripted medieval games, so you and your family can get into the sporting mood and cheer your champion...

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Things to do in July 2017

Posted:
29 June 2017
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Summer is in full swing, and there's lots going on at our historic places all across England. As the school holidays begin, our Medieval Knights Season gets underway with live jousts and knights tournaments. New openings at Hailes Abbey, Osborne and St Augustine's Abbey are bringing the stories of o...

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