Tending the Flame: Burning Ceremony

The spectacular finale of ‘Tending the flame’ with artist & craftsman Hugh Miller burning in the final finishing touches to his installation for the Red House café.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

The grand finale of Tending the Flame. Craftsman Hugh Miller has spent the last few weeks creating a bespoke piece of furniture to sit in the Red House cafe. Inspired by the architecture of Red House and the values of William Morris; the burning ceremony will be a celebration of the work. The final touches are burnt into the piece with Hugh giving a talk on the creation of the piece. Expect an outdoor spectacle with hot mulled cider.

The basics

Suitability
Children welcome
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
What to bring and wear
This is an outdoor event so please come prepared for bad weather.
Accessibility
This event takes place on the lawns of Red House. The grounds are accessible for wheelchair users.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
29 September 2018 18:00 - 20:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Elly Bagnall
Email
elly.bagnall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 0208 303 6359

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Thu 27 Sep 2018
11:00-12:00
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Tending the Flame: Burning Ceremony

Sat 29 Sep 2018
18:00-20:00
The spectacular finale of ‘Tending the flame’ with artist & craftsman Hugh Miller burning in the final finishing touches to his installation for the Red House café.

Highlight tours: October

Wed 03 Oct 2018
11:00-12:00
If you are visiting in the morning please book on one of our Highlights Tour, the only way to see the property until 1:30pm. Our volunteer guides will share the stories behind William and Janey's red brick house.

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Sat 06 Oct 2018
11:00-17:00
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Sat 20 Oct 2018
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