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How to Make a Halloween Garland

How to Make a Halloween Garland You will need: Orange Wool Green Wool Googley Eyes Green Pipe Cleaners Scissors Pom Pom Maker Glue   Step 1 – Get your pom pom maker ready by folding out the arms. Begin with the green wool and wrap this around one quarter of the pom pom maker. Wrap until you have built up...

Halloween Fun

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Halloween Fun 24th to 26th October 2017  New for October Half-Term 2017! The witches of Rockingham are gathering to celebrate Halloween for the first time in centuries! Come and take part in the spooky pumpkin activities they have been planning. A fun day out for all...

Handkerchief-tree
The Handkerchief Tree

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]The beautiful gardens at Rockingham Castle have emerged from their winter hibernation. The gardens at Rockingham, which extend to some 18 acres, include many remarkable specimen trees & shrubs, perhaps none more remarkable than the Handkerchief Tree, or Davidia Vilmorana to the serious...

Fireworks Display Cancelled

Fireworks Display Cancelled   There will not be an event on Saturday 21st October 2017.  Unfortunately, the fireworks display at Rockingham Castle has been cancelled.  For further details please contact the Estate Office on 01536 770240 or email estateoffice@rockinghamcastle.com    ...

ROCKINGHAM AND THE NOVELS OF CHARLES DICKENS

In the spirit of World Book Day we thought we would share with you some information about Charles Dickens and his connections to Rockingham Castle. During the Victorian era, Richard and Lavinia Watson entertained here in style and among their guests was their great friend Charles Dickens. This friendship with Richard...

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