Singing carols and Christmas concerts are an important part of the festive season. Here's a selection of places that have musical events on in the run up to Christmas
An evening of Christmas carols in the splendid setting of the Marble Hall at Belton House.
Join Northampton National Trust Association’s annual carolling event in the enchanting Pebble Court, or the nationally acclaimed Fiori Musicali at their Nine Lessons service in the Priory Church.
Join the Tantallon choir in the Great Parlour for really get you in the mood for the festive period.
Atmospheric carols sung in the ancient timber framed hall at the manor house.
A family carol concert in the Church is a wonderful place to hear some uplifting Christmas songs.
Get into the festive spirits with a live brass band and carol singing at Charlecote this December.
A saxophone quartet plays Christmas carols for us to sing along to.
This year the house and gardens will be having a theme of traditional Christmas carols - from decorating the three ships who come sailing in to bringing a figgy pudding.
A magical evening of Christmas stories, singing and a drop of mulled wine.
Enjoy an evening of fun, feasting and live music on 18 November.
Get in the festive spirit with candlelit carols in a medieval setting.
Wrap up warm for an afternoon of carol singing in the kitchen in the lodge at Lyveden New Bield on 17 December.
Get yourself in the festive mood with a visit to one of our colourful Christmas fairs or markets
Explore the outdoors with some great winter walks across the region, from breathtaking views in the Peak District to leisurely parkland strolls through historic estates.
Tudor or 1940s, 17th century or Roaring Twenties, which traditional Christmas will you explore?