21 September 2012
Get a glimpse of Welbeck behind the scenes with our new ‘Inside Welbeck’ report featuring the Welbeck Estate Grounds Department. The gardens at Welbeck, originally the grounds of a Premonstratensian Abbey were developed by Francis Richardson and Humphry Repton in the late 18th century with further developments by Alfred Parsons and Walter Partridge in the late 19th and early 20th century.
18 September 2012
The Welbeck Woodyard is now selling oak firewood in cubic metre bags. As oak is slow growing, the wood is hard and tight grained, making it hot burning and efficient. There is free delivery to orders within a ten mile radius of Welbeck. Small bags of logs and stickwood are also available. Welbeck Woodyard office hours are 9am to 1pm, Monday - Friday.
13 September 2012
The Welbeck Abbey Brewery held a Beer and Barbecue afternoon for its customer's yesterday in the Brewery's yard. The rain did not dampen spirits as guest enjoyed delicious pints of Welbeck Abbey real ales alongside tasty treats from the Welbeck Farm Shop, Welbeck Bakehouse, Boutique Aromatique and Stichelton Dairy.
12 September 2012
Calling all contemporary artists - if you work in 2d, then don't miss the chance to enter your prize winning piece to the 2013 Harley Open Exhibition. Last year's Harley Open received over 700 entries, with 145 pieces shown in the exhibition. From 2013 the Harley Open will become a regular, biennial event on the creative calendar.
11 September 2012
The Harley Gallery is currently running its exciting schedule of Welbeck Abbey State Room tours. All of the tours are SOLD OUT for this year. If you are interested in booking a place for the 2013 Welbeck Abbey State Room tours, tickets will go on sale at 10am on Tuesday 8th January 2013. For information on how to book tickets, please check the Harley Gallery website for further details.
4 September 2012
The early Autumn sun shone on Welbeck today when it hosted the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The LEP represents and seeks to promote all district councils within the Sheffield City Region, and is a catalyst to help stimulate economic development.”
26 July 2012
Last month's Silver International Chocolate Award has generated some well deserved press for Boutique Aromatique. Congratulations again to Shelly Preston and her team at Boutique Aromatique!
11 July 2012
The BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards celebrate the best of British food and those companies and individuals who grow, make and supply it. On Welbeck we are fortunate to have a strong community of food producers and a great local retailer, the Welbeck Farm Shop. Send in your nominations before midnight on 12th August 2012. The winners will be announced at the BBC Good Food Show in November.
9 July 2012
Congratulations to Dale Green, Education Officer at the Harley Gallery and Joan Brown of Brown's Bed & Breakfast in Holbeck for their Nottinghamshire Stars Awards. Dale Green was Runner Up in the 'UnSung Hero' category and Joan Brown won 'Best Accommodation Provider' alongside an award for 'Outstanding Contribution to the Industry'.
22 June 2012
Congratulations to the Welbeck Farm Shop on winning the Center Parcs 'Supplier of The Year' award for 2012. The Farm Shop supply the Sherwood Forest Center Parcs with hampers containing Stichelton Cheese, Welbeck Bakehouse bread and Boutique Aromatique Chocolates.