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Learn to dance the Charleston, make a cocktail or step out in a costume from the 1920s… just some of the things you can do this winter at Lyme Park. The exhibition theme is the result of Lyme's role as The Big House in the recent BBC TV drama series, ‘The Village’ which was set in the 1920s. Go on, take a trip to the roaring twenties...
Planning a wedding?
One of the North West’s most unique wedding venues, Quarry Bank, has set a date for couples to visit. Open day - Saturday 29 November. See their amazing blend of historic buildings, woodland, gardens and meadows.
Start your shopping...
Avoid the crowds and enjoy an alternative Christmas shopping experience on the 28 November in the stunning surroundings of Lyme Park.
Meet Father Christmas
A traditional Christmas
If you want to experience a traditional country house Christmas, try Speke Hall in Liverpool. Think huge handmade greenery garlands, carols in the background, a giant tree and tasting sugar mice.
Take a break. Just here...
Carols at Dunham
Children from Oldfield Brow School in Altrincham have been helping us prepare for Christmas at Dunham Massey. We've spiced buns, crackers, wreaths and carols…