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Opening Soon – Friday 30 March 2018

January 16, 2018

Preparations are under way for the castle and grounds to open for the season. The Castle is steeped in history. Originally a 12th Century stronghold, the Castle become fully fortified in 1344 and once occupied a strategic position on the Northumbrian borders as a fortress. However, in recent years, it has become a formal home for the same family line. You will…

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Winter Closure for Day Visitors

October 9, 2017

The castle will be closed to day visitors throughout the winter and will re-open again in the Spring. Closed from Sunday 29th October 2017 – Friday 30th March 2018. If you can’t make it before the end of the month, we hope to see you next year!

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Family Ghost Tours – School Holiday Dates Now Available

October 9, 2017

WEDNESDAY 27th DECEMBER 2017 FRIDAY 16th FEBRUARY 2018 MONDAY 19th FEBRUARY 2018   Now that the School Holidays are fast approaching.   Why not book a Spooky Family Ghost Tour. Tours start at 6pm and run for approx. 1.5 hours. Price – £10 per person. To Book – Please call our Estates Office on Tel: 01668 215359.  

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