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NEW Outdoor Historic Tours of Dalemain

We are delighted to announce that we have been working on a series of outdoor tours for people who would like to know more about Dalemain and the family who have lived here since the 1670s. Our expert guides will bring history to life as they take you around the courtyard and the outside of [...]

2020-10-06T15:28:38+01:00September 7th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Harvest Celebrations postponed until 2021

Sadly, here at Dalemain we have decided not to go ahead with our Harvest celebrations this Autumn. We loved the event last year and had some great ideas for building upon it in 2020, however we have reluctantly decided that we are not in a position to hold a large scale event with the current [...]

2020-09-03T10:34:26+01:00September 3rd, 2020|House and Estate News|

Lachlan’s Lockdown Marmalade Toffee

This recipe was sent to us by Lachlan (Dr L. Shackleton-Fergus) who operates his tiny gourmet marmalade and confectionery business (J.B. Shackleton's) from his family home near Melbourne, Australia. Lachlan has won six Golds at Dalemain culminating in the Double Gold for his Luxury Grapefruit and Honey Marmalade that topped the Traditional Marmalade Class in [...]

2020-07-02T16:32:42+01:00July 2nd, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Roses!

Here at Dalemain we've got over 100 varieties of old fashioned roses, each with its own glorious scent and beautiful colours. But what you might not know, is that every rose has its own story too. We are delighted to announce a special series of rose tours. These are designed to give visitors the opportunity [...]

2019-06-20T10:02:53+01:00June 20th, 2019|House and Estate News|

The Marmalade Awards launched at the Embassy of Japan

The launch of the 14th World’s Original Marmalade Awards and the inaugural Japanese Marmalade Awards took place on 17thJanuary at the Embassy of Japan, in the presence of His Excellency Ambassador Mr Koji Tsuruoka and Awards founder Jane Hasell-McCosh. The Marmalade Awards have attracted visitors and entries from all over the world, including Botswana, Japan and Australia, [...]

2019-02-01T12:47:46+00:00February 1st, 2019|Marmalade Awards News|
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