Christmas carols and music in the Midlands

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

Father Christmas with a young girl

Belton House 

An evening of Christmas carols in the splendid setting of the Marble Hall at Belton House

A volunteer demonstrates how to create a stunning Christmas wreath

Canons Ashby 

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.

Family visitors at Christmas in a National Trust property

Wightwick Manor 

Always popular our annual carol concerts are back on the 8,9,14 and 15 of December.

Brockhampton moated manor house in snow


Atmospheric carols sung in the ancient timber framed hall at the manor house.

Father Christmas standing infront of a fireplace in the house at Croome


A family carol concert in the Church is a wonderful place to hear some uplifting Christmas songs.

Christmas tree sales at Ilam Park and Longshaw

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors 

A saxophone quartet plays Christmas carols for us to sing along to.

Paper chains made from sheet music in a bedroom at Hanbury

Hanbury Hall 

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.

Floating candles alight surrounded by greenery

Woolsthorpe Manor 

On Sunday 6 December, catch our Christmas Crafts and Carol Singing.