Entries by Hannah Newman

October Halloween Fun Days

Thursday 25th October, Friday 26th October and Saturday 27th October 11am to 4pm Twitch the Witch show times: 11.30am 12.30pm 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm Hair-raisingly fantastic half term activities for the whole family including gunge-packed game shows from Strawberry Jam’s Twitch the Witch and blood-tinged entertaining enactments from an olden days tormented Surgeon. Are your kids too […]

Mapperton Wedding Showcase 2018

Say “I do” to discovering Dorset’s finest country house wedding venue on Saturday 8th September when we open our doors for the Mapperton Wedding Showcase. View Mapperton dressed in elegant splendour, sample potential dishes for your wedding breakfast, taste fine wines, wander the stunning gardens and find your inspiration for a truly romantic and happy […]

27th, 28th, 29th August – Mapperton Creepy Crawly Show

Go wild this summer with the Mapperton Creepy Crawly Show! Bank Holiday Monday 27th August, Tues 28th August & Weds 29th August 10am to 4pm Free with paid entry to Mapperton Gardens Join us to explore exotic animals from around the world including spiders, scorpions, centipedes, millipedes, cockroaches, stick insects, snakes, lizards, tortoises and more! […]

The transformed Sawmill Cafe reopens

West Dorset has a new eating and meeting space with the reopening of our Sawmill Café and Coach House. And as befits the family home of the Earl and Countess of Sandwich, Lord Sandwich himself has created a range of sandwiches based on classic British favourites, including roast beef with watercress and horseradish sauce, as […]