Below are the Press Releases recently issued outlining some of the activities currently taking place at Weston Park. If you would like more information, imagery or press passes please contact Andrea Webster on 01952 852168 or email andrea@weston-park.com.

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Weston Park praised for another successful V Festival weekend

Organisers of this year’s V Festival have commended the work of all agencies involved in supporting what was another successful year for the Staffordshire leg of the event. Agencies including the Police, Ambulance, Fire and Weston Park Management joined organisers … Continued

Discovering Capability Brown this June

  THE BIRMINGHAM CONSERVATOIRE, THE LANDSCAPE AGENCY AND WALSALL LEATHER MUSEUM EXPLORE CAPABILITY BROWN’s LEGACY  As Capability Brown’s tercentenary gathers further momentum, Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border is looking forward to three events in June … Continued

Temple Wood to open to visitors at Weston Park

Tuesday 3rd – Thursday 26th May 2016 Celebrating the anniversary  of Capability Brown’s birth Temple Wood, one of only five Pleasure Grounds created by Capability Brown, will be opening to the public at Weston Park during May as part of … Continued

Weston Park celebrates 300 years of Capability Brown 1716 – 2016

Weston Park is preparing to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the birth of landscape architect Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, who created the magnificent grounds in which the 17th century house sits. The proliferation of Capability Brown’s work across the country is … Continued

Delight in the festive season at Weston Park

Christmas is one of the most special times at Weston Park; it’s where the magic and traditions of the season come alive to create unforgettable memories. The 17th century stately home, set in the rolling countryside of Shropshire and Staffordshire … Continued

Spooks and Sparkles at Weston Park

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border has a spooky and sparkling line-up of Halloween activities during half-term and a traditional Bonfire & Fireworks night on Sunday 8th November. Halloween ‘Horrors’ takes place from Tuesday 27th … Continued

The Midland Game Fair 2015

The highlight of many sporting enthusiasts calendar, the Midland Game Fair is very much welcomed back this September, bringing lots of family entertainment back in the Main Arena, an array of Grand Finals in many sporting disciplines plus an increasing … Continued

Autumn Feast and Forage Dine & Stay

Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th November A seasonal gourmet weekend of autumnal walks and guided foraging in 1,000 acres of Capability Brown landscapes and native woodlands of Weston Park on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border. Perfect for food and heritage … Continued

Go down the rabbit hole with Weston’s Wonderland workshops

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border celebrates the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” with a line-up of free activities for children to enjoy during the summer holidays. Starting … Continued

Countdown to Camper Jam 2015

Camper Jam, the family friendly, fun-filled VW Bus festival returns to Weston Park on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July 2015 and is a must-visit show for anyone who appreciates the beauty of the VW Bus. There will be plenty … Continued

V Posh Festival Party Pads

  Temple of Diana and Knoll Tower available for V Festival Weston Park is taking the VIP experience to the extreme by offering two luxurious party pads to call your own when the V Festival lands on 22 and 23 … Continued

A scrumptious start to the Summer Season

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border opens to visitors for the summer on Saturday 23rd May with plenty to see and do for all the family. There will be a scrumptious start to the season … Continued

May Events Line-up at Weston

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border, has a great line-up of events this May kicking off with the inaugural Pretty Muddy Cancer Research 5K and 10K runs to the annual Spring Food & Craft Fayre … Continued

Get hands on with history by volunteering at Weston Park

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border opens its gates for Easter on Saturday 28th March and is actively seeking people to join its friendly team of volunteers. Now owned and maintained by the Weston Park … Continued

Easter bonnets, bunnies and baskets

Weston Park, the magnificent stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border opens to the public for Easter fun from Saturday 28th March to Sunday 12th April promising plenty to do for all the family including free Easter themed craft … Continued

Spring season bursts into life at Weston Park

A line up of fairs, walks and family days out will welcome the spring season at Weston Park, the magnificent stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border. Known for its beautiful gardens, Weston is a maze of colour at … Continued

Mother’s Day at Weston Park

This year Weston Park is serving up two treats for Mother’s Day, each giving the opportunity to enjoy the indulgences and extravagances of country house living. Mother’s Day Lunch, Sunday 15th March On the menu is a day that combines … Continued

Valentine’s at Weston

Escape to a stately home this Valentine’s Day with Weston Park’s romantic break or two.  The secluded country pile is surrounded by stunning Shropshire countryside and offers everything you need from an indulgent weekend retreat – beautiful bedrooms, amazing food … Continued

A Taste of Christmas at Weston Park

Enjoy a 17th century Christmas at Weston Park as the stately home reveals a line-up of festive retreats and gourmet experiences including brand new afternoon tea and twixtmas events. The mansion house will be beautifully decorated, bringing all the magic … Continued

Midland Game Fair – Kids Go Free!

The Midland Game Fair takes place at Weston Park, the stately home venue on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st September and this year children under 16 will enter free of charge* The Midland Game … Continued

Crime falls at V Festival Weston Park

The organisers of V Festival, Staffordshire Police, Staffordshire Fire Services and West Midlands Ambulance Service are delighted to confirm that the festival at Weston Park, headlined by Justin Timberlake and The Killers this weekend, has been a huge success with … Continued

Foraging and feasting weekend at stately home

Weston Park is hosting a food lovers weekend retreat celebrating the rich and robust flavours of autumn on Saturday 8th November 2014.  Not only will guests indulge in a five-course tasting menu cooked up by the Head Chef, they will … Continued

Bugs, birds and butterflies

Summer fun at Weston Park with free Discovery Workshops  Nature and wildlife is the theme for a series of free Discovery Workshops taking place at Weston Park throughout the summer holidays.  Starting on Monday 21st July and running every weekday … Continued

Weston Park Offers Unique Festival Experience

Weston Park, the northern home of the V Festival is offering a very unique festival experience.  With just weeks to go before the festival (16th and 17th August) Weston has made a very special retreat available for the first time; … Continued

All Aboard for Camper Jam 2014

This summer Camper Jam will be seven years old!  Borne from humble beginnings it has become the most loved sell-out VW show of the year.  This summer Camper Jam will be seven years old!  Borne from humble beginnings it has … Continued

The Great Estate and the Great War

Throughout the five years of the centenary commemorations of the First World War, the Weston Park Foundation will be marking the anniversary with an exhibition and special ‘Upstairs, Downstairs’ tours which will tell the story of the involvement of the … Continued

Hobsons pulling together with Weston Park

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border are delighted to announce a three-year partnership with local award winning brewery Hobsons to manage and run all the outside bars at the various events that take place on … Continued

Weston Celebrates 50 Years of Opening

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire / Staffordshire border is celebrating 50 years of opening to visitors this year. In 1964 the 6th Earl of Bradford opened the estate to the public in-line with many country houses at … Continued

Heston’s Great British Food visits Weston

The master of reinvention and champion of Michelin stars, Heston Blumenthal, is bringing his visionary creations to Weston Park as viewers of his latest series, Heston’s Great British Food, will see on Thursday 22nd May at 9pm on Channel 4. … Continued

HRH The Duke of Gloucester Opens New Garden at Weston

Weston Park, the magnificent stately home on the Shropshire Staffordshire border was delighted to welcome His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO to the estate on Wednesday 14th May as part of his visit to the region. His … Continued

Spring Treats for Food Lovers at Weston Park

Weston Park, the stately home on the Shropshire / Staffordshire border will play host to over 60 food and craft stalls on Bank Holiday Monday 26th May. The Spring Food & Craft Fayre will feature local homemade crafts and artisan … Continued

Easter Fun & Crafts

Weston Park, the magnificent stately home on the Shropshire \ Staffordshire border opens to the public for Easter fun from Saturday 12th April to Sunday 27th April promising plenty to do for all the family including Easter themed craft activities. Set in … Continued