Christmas Lunches are Back!

Our delicious homemade Christmas Lunches will be back for 2021!               Enjoy a delicious two or three course meal set in the Medieval Hall with traditional Christmas decorations and a roaring fire to complete the mood. This year the lunches will be available from Wednesday 1st December to Tuesday [...]

2021-10-12T16:56:49+01:00October 4th, 2021|House and Estate News|

Harvest Festival Celebrations postponed until 2022

Sadly we have made the decision not to hold the Harvest celebrations on Sunday 19th September. In discussion with our staff, we have decided that with the growing numbers of Covid cases in Eden, and schools only recently having returned, now is not the time for a full scale event. We are very sorry for [...]

2021-09-07T10:54:38+01:00September 7th, 2021|House and Estate News|

2021 Marmalade Results Announced – and 9 year old Flora wins!

At just nine years old, Flora Rider has triumphed over thousands of entries in the 2021 Homemade Marmalade Awards, receiving the Best-in-Show Award for her Seville Orange and Orange Blossom Marmalade. She beat entries from over 30 countries around the world, including Canada, Australia, Japan, Kuwait and Brazil, all from her family home on the [...]

2021-06-20T15:25:31+01:00June 20th, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

2021 Award winners announced Sunday 20th June!

We are announcing the 2021 Award winners on Sunday 20th June as part of the Dalemain Plant Fair. The wait is nearly over to find out who will be the winner! The Awards and Festival were delayed this year as a result of the coronavirus lockdown in the UK, and instead of being announced in [...]

2021-06-15T17:56:09+01:00June 15th, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

2021 Dalemain Plant Fair – Sunday 20th June!

We are delighted to announce the return on our annual Plant Fair on Sunday 20th June! Enjoy a great day out in 2021 at the Dalemain Plant Fair, celebrating all things gardening in the beautiful surroundings of Dalemain Mansion & its award-winning Historic Gardens. The Plant Stalls The Fair will take place from 10am - [...]

2021-06-10T12:21:02+01:00June 2nd, 2021|House and Estate News|

Winners of the Homemade Japanese Marmalade Awards

We were delighted to announce that the Dalemain World Marmalade Awards in Japan took place this May, despite lockdown restrictions. The wonderful judges gathered in both Tokyo and Yawatahama, and with help from Jane Hasell-McCosh and Dan Lepard in the UK, they selected the 2021 winners. It is a wonderful range of marmalades, exquisite tasting [...]

2021-06-01T17:11:02+01:00June 1st, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

Dalemain Marmalades features on the Antiques Roadtrip!

We were delighted to be featured on the latest episode of the Antiques Roadtrip, which included a number of Cumbrian attractions. Jane Hasell-McCosh was very pleased to welcome Roo Irvine to Dalemain Mansion as part of this episode, where they talked all things marmalade. As well as talking Roo through the history of the preserve, [...]

2021-05-18T14:40:02+01:00May 18th, 2021|House and Estate News|

Japanese Marmalade Awards – results announced!

The Japanese Marmalade Awards have taken place, and have been a huge success. Using the power of online communications, the Dalemain World Marmalade Awards in Japan have achieved something remarkable this year. Despite ongoing lockdowns in Japan, all entries have been judged by experts from all over Japan – and even the UK. The Dalemain [...]

2021-05-18T12:12:22+01:00May 18th, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

Cumbria Classic Car Weekend returns for 2021!

The biggest motoring event in Cumbria will be back with a bang this summer! The Cumbria Classic Weekend is on August 21st/22nd with the Rose and Thistle Challenge Tour on the Saturday starting in Carlisle, heading into the Borders and finishing near Penrith on the Saturday. It’s open to all vintage, historic and classic cars. [...]

2021-05-05T15:11:43+01:00May 5th, 2021|House and Estate News|

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