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Sea Cadet Band Competition

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Vikings! Of Middle England

[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] Sunday 27th & Bank Holiday Monday 28th August 2017 The Vikings return!  Be prepared for Battles, Horses, Pageant, Living History Camp and much more.  The Vikings Of Middle England are most famous for their realistic, exciting and entertaining battle displays.  The thunderous clash of...

Handkerchief-tree
The Handkerchief Tree

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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    ...

Jousting & Medieval Living History Village

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Annual Mustang Show

Annual Mustang Show Sunday 20th August 2017 This is the national show organised by the Mustang Owners Club GB and has entrants from all over the UK and Europe. On display will be Mustangs of all styles and ages ranging from the 1960’s classics to the current 2016 UK models and include...

Road Closure during Victorian Christmas Event from 21st-25th November 2016

We have recently been made aware that the Fourways roundabout on the A427 & A6003 (near BP garage) will be closed from Monday 21st - Friday 25th November 2016 between 9:30am - 3:30pm. There will be event diversion signs which will take you along Oakley Road & Rockingham Road.  Local routes...

The 12 Days of Christmas at Rockingham Castle

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Christmas Parties at Rockingham Castle

Christmas Parties at Rockingham Castle Rockingham Castle is one of the counties best kept secrets. With a history extending back 950 years, stunning views over the Welland Valley and no less than 5 counties, there can be few other locations as original as this for a Christmas party. Walkers House is the...

Summer Family Fun at Rockingham Castle

Summer holidays are here so parents will be looking for fun things to do. Rockingham Castle has pulled out the stops to provide great entertainment for children of all ages during August. Rockingham Castle is a wonderful family-friendly location for a day out. Wentworth the Griffin, the gallant guardian of the...

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