Auckland Castle from the lawns

Exciting news at Auckland Castle

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There is some exciting news coming from the team at Auckland Castle. The team have announced a £100M leisure park development scheme that is set to create hundreds of jobs and attract many thousands of visitors. Historical re-enactment shows, are planned to be performed up to 30 times a year, each with an audience of […]

Raby Castle

Raby Castle – County Durham

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1569, in the south western corner of the County Of Durham in Northeast England, a group of noblemen gather. In London, Queen Elizabeth, protestant is on the throne. On the throne north of the border in Scotland, Mary Queen of Scots, a Catholic eyed the throne of England, whilst imprisoned in Bolton Castle in Wensleydale, […]


Helmsley, Yorkshire

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Helmsley, is a market town that nestles on the southern edge of the North Yorkshire Moors. As a small market town it can get very busy during the height of the tourist season, but visiting early one Saturday morning in September I had no problem getting parked in either the market place, or the nearby […]

Alnwick Castle

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You will be able to see a short film of a visit to Alnwick Castle by clicking on the play button below. However, whatever is said, whatever is shown, nothing can replace the history and excitement of an actual visit to the castle itself.