Author: Chantelle Castro-Young

Summer Wedding Package 2019

[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="2/3"][vc_column_text] Summer Wedding Package 2019   Rockingham provides the perfect backdrop for your big day.  Every celebration at Rockingham is unique, whether you dream of a lavish summer wedding enjoying the glorious gardens, or an intimate occasion beside the roaring fire on a winter’s afternoon. We...

Rockingham & the First World War

Every Tuesday & Sunday from 24th July to 30th September 2018*  Discover the history of the First World War through the collections at Rockingham Castle. For the first time Rockingham will be displaying items from the Saunders Watson private collection to support, the Royal British Legion & Seafarers UK to honor the...

The Key Features of Rockingham Castle in the 13th Century

The original Norman motte and bailey, formed the core of the castle. The bailey with its curtain wall, and adjoining motte, enclosed 3½ acres; plus a second bailey (now the Tilting Lawn). The motte: Was 30’ high and 100’ wide surrounded by a 30’ wide moat; on it there was a well.  The baileys. Rockingham had two...

Rockingham International Horse Trials welcomes a new title sponsor

 Luxury footwear and accessories brand Fairfax & Favor has signed a deal to take title sponsorship of Rockingham International Horse Trials, which this year runs from 18th – 20th May.Established in 2013, Fairfax & Favor has been a regular exhibitor at the British Eventing affiliated fixture, and its name is...

Children’s Easter Hunt

[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] Sunday 1st & Monday 2nd April 2018 Visit us on Easter Sunday & Bank Holiday Monday and take part in our Children's Easter Egg Hunt.Seek out the brightly coloured eggs which have been hidden in our magnificent gardens. Each egg has a letter, which...

Jousting & Medieval Living History Village

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Luna Flix Outdoor Cinema

Outdoor Cinema Friday 31st August & Saturday 1st September 2018 New for 2018!LUNA FLIX outdoor cinema will be presenting two blockbusters in the stunning grounds of Rockingham Castle.  Bring a picnic and share the fun with friends and family. Picnic with the ever-popular Julia Roberts & Richard Gere rom-com classic PRETTY WOMAN (15). Friday...

Kennel Club International Dog Agility Festival

International Dog Agility Festival Thursday 9th August to Sunday 12th August 2018 Bring your dog and experience the top competition for agility enthusiasts. Take part in the 'have-a-go' ring where you can try this exciting sport, or the Companion Dog Show or Scruffts competitions for a fun day our for all the...

Victorian Christmas at Rockingham Castle

[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_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text]19th - 23rd November 2018It’s Christmas Eve 1849 and excitement ripples through the Castle. The trees are decorated, the silver is shining in the Great Hall, the kitchen is smelling delicious and the gifts are nestled beneath candlelit...

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 width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Halloween Fun 16th to 18th October 2018 23rd to 25th October 2018 The witches of Rockingham are gathering to celebrate a spooktacular Halloween at Rockingham Castle! Come and take part in the spooky activities they have been planning. A fun day out for all the...

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