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Final Call for Entries to the 2020 Marmalade Awards!

The World’s Original Marmalade Awards are open for 2020 and it is looking as if there will be record entries to celebrate the 15th year of the competition. Once again, a series of ‘collection points’ have been organised! Entrants can deliver their marmalade at these locations for no additional charge, to be sent on to [...]

2020-02-03T12:26:28+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

The competition is open – get your entries in!

The World’s Original Marmalade Awards are now open for 2020! As we enter our 15th year, we are asking you all to get your jars in now to make this the biggest year yet! Competitors are encouraged to send their entries to Dalemain Mansion in Cumbria, on or before 7th February. As always, there are [...]

2020-01-14T15:44:50+00:00January 14th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Traditional Harvest Celebrations at Dalemain

We're all set up and ready for the Harvest celebrations! We've got shire horses, machinery, activities, produce stands, weaving demos, apple juicing and more - and it's mostly undercover, so don't let the rain put you off! Put on your wellies and come on over. #harvest We are holding traditional Harvest Celebrations, to mark this [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00August 22nd, 2019|House and Estate News|

The Dalemain Plant Fair returns on 16th June

Plant lovers, it's nearly time for your favourite day of the year - the Dalemain Plant Fair is returning! Held every year in mid-June, the Plant Fair takes place on Father's Day and is a wonderful day out for all the family. A collection of the best nurseries in the North West and Scotland will [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00May 29th, 2019|House and Estate News|

United by Marmalade: Winners Announced!

Thank you to everyone who visited Dalemain Mansion on the Marmalade Festival weekend! Despite the rain, it was a fantastic event and we are so delighted with the huge numbers of people who braved the weather to attend, taste the marmalades, visit the state rooms and take part in the lectures and talks. Thank you [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00March 21st, 2019|Marmalade Awards News|

Christmas Lunches at Dalemain Mansion

Christmas lunches will be available once again in Dalemain's Mediaeval Hall Tearoom from 3rd – 18th December (Sunday-Thursday, 12.00-2.15pm). This year, we have added new dishes to our Christmas menu such as a delicious Beef Casserole which will be served in a giant Yorkshire Pudding, as well as a new dessert: a Pear & Ginger Sticky [...]

2018-09-25T10:07:06+01:00September 20th, 2018|House and Estate News|

Dalemain at the Westmorland Show

The Westmorland Show has been a staple in the Cumbrian calendar since 1799, and this year we were fortunate enough to have been offered a place to sell our range of Dalemain Marmalades in the Food Hall. The selection of local produce on offer was huge, and we were so pleased to be able to [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:53+01:00September 18th, 2017|House and Estate News|
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