‘Unhappy Reactionary. The 4th Duke of Newcastle (1785-1851) and his Diaries’

Enjoy a series of free talks by Dr Richard Gaunt from the University of Nottingham in the beautiful setting of The Chapel of Saint Mary the Virgin.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Want to know about the Dukes Newcastle? Join us for an introduction to the 4th Duke and his life.

To book email rebecca.cordingley@nationaltrust.org.uk with your name, number of people and contact number to avoid disappointment.


Event ticket prices
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
View admission charges
Clumber Park


Gift Aid Standard
Adult £5.50 £5.00
Child £2.75 £2.50
Family £13.75 £12.50
1 adult, 2 children £8.25 £7.50

What is Gift Aid?

Most of our places run the Gift Aid on Entry scheme at their admission points.

Under this scheme, if you're not a member you have the choice of two entry tickets:

  • Gift Aid Admission
  • Standard Admission

If the place runs Gift Aid on Entry, we'll offer you a clear choice between the Gift Aid Admission prices and the Standard Admission prices at the admission point. It's entirely up to you which ticket you choose.

Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the National Trust as shown below:

  Gift Aid Standard
Amount paid by visitor £11.00 £10.00
Tax refund from Government* £2.75 £0.00
Total received by the National Trust £13.75 £10.00


*Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

Please note...

If you sign up for National Trust membership, your visit that day is completely free.

Our Visitor Welcome team will happily provide more information on your arrival.

The basics

Children welcome with an accompanying adult.
Meeting point
Meet in The Chapel of Saint Mary the Virgin.
What to bring and wear
Please dress according to the weather on the day and note the Chapel can be cold at times even on a nice day.
Access is via the double ramp west door.
All booking details will be stored on a secure database until after the event when they will be destroyed.

Contact Info

Rebecca Cordingley
Call 01909476592

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