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October 2019

Halloween Half Term Opening

26th October 2019 - 2nd November 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Saturday 26th October – Saturday 2nd November Join us for spooky half term fun at Weston Park! Temple Wood and the Woodland Adventure Playground are open daily throughout the October half term holidays.  Children can let off some steam in our much loved Woodland Adventure Playground. Follow a spooky Halloween trail around the woodland. Kids can get creative with do-it-yourself creepy crafts for all ages, and carve their very own peculiar pumpkins to take home. What’s on and timings: Woodland Adventure…

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Autumn Walk

27th October 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Our Education department provides a year round programme of walks in the parkland, woodlands, gardens and pleasure grounds. View the stunning autumnal colours in vivid showers of reds, ambers and golds across the Parkland. Head Gardener Martin Gee will lead the Autumn Walk through the Park and will talk about the wide variety of tree species on the estate, explore sites of historic interest and areas not normally accessible to the visiting public. After walking up an appetite why not enjoy Sunday…

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November 2019

Imagine….

1st November 2019 - 28th November 2019
Granary Art Gallery

Penny and David were college students and this is the first time they have exhibited together, Penny having moved from Photography to Art based imagery and David experimenting photographically in monochrome and colour as well as taking up a major role in Academia. Both abstract their source material from nature but in very different ways. David in his College days heavily influenced by the strong graphic use of monochrome by such photographers as Bill Brandt, and continuing to find subjects…

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Bonfire & Fireworks

3rd November 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Come along to one of the regions largest and most spectacular bonfire celebrations with entertainment for all the family. The giant bonfire is lit at 5.30pm with two fantastic displays rocketing into action at 6pm and 7.30pm. There is plenty on offer with a fun fair, food stalls and licensed bar all set in 1,000 acres of Capability Brown Parkland. Gates open at 3pm Tickets on the gate: £22 per car (up to 6 people per car)  Annual Pass Holders…

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Appointment with Murder – Peril at Weston Park!

9th November 2019 - 10th November 2019

You are invited to enjoy an overnight stay, with a twist that’s worthy of any Agatha Christie classic, at Weston Park this Autumn. A dastardly crime, a country house cut off from the outside world and the possibility of the murderer striking again. As guests at Sir Montague Cowley’s birthday dinner you will be called on to solve the crime. Is this a murder of passion, revenge or jealousy? Will everyone turn up for breakfast the following morning? Is Dr…

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Ensemble La Notte

24th November 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Following performances that have met with critical acclaim on Radio 3, Weston Park is delighted to welcome Ensemble La Notte for a winter’s evening concert of German and Italian baroque music. Having begun life in 2018 as a trio with core members Kate Allsop (recorders), Mark Wilson (bassoons) and William Peart (keyboards), Ensemble La Notte often expand into a larger group to explore other repertoire. Join us on the last Sunday in November as the Ensemble banish the English dusk…

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Kickass Endurance

24th November 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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We are hosting the annual 10k and 5k multi terrain trail race in November. Taking in all the sites of the park the route is run over a combination of concrete, tarmac and gravel paths with a small section over grass. The 5k will cover the first 3 miles of the 10k route before diverting off to the finish line.   For further information please click here Please use the Shrewsbury gate with postcode TF11 8PX Do NOT enter through…

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December 2019

Halls Young Artist Competition 2019

1st December 2019 - 13th January 2020
Granary Art Gallery

Weston Park will be hosting its annual art competition for Shropshire and Staffordshire school pupils with cash prizes for the school and art materials for pupils up for grabs. The theme this year is Queen Victoria and the Victorian Industrial Revolution and we welcome all mediums such as paintings, photography, woodwork, printmaking, drawing and sculpture. All shortlisted artwork will be exhibited in the Granary Art Gallery during December 2019 and the competition is free to enter.   Deadline for entries:…

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Christmas Food & Craft Fayre

7th December 2019 - 8th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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With over 100 indoor and outdoor stalls, the Christmas Fayre is the ideal place to pick up gifts and festive food and drink. Take a ride on the Miniature Railway, tuck into a delicious hog roast or enjoy a seasonal lunch in the Granary Brasserie. Over in the Granary Bakery you can enjoy award winning coffee and festive bakes. The House, beautifully decorated for Christmas will be open to explore 12pm - 4pm. Children can follow a trail to learn…

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Festive Afternoon Teas – Sold Out

7th December 2019 - 8th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Combine a visit to the Christmas Food and Craft Fayre with Afternoon Tea in the Victorian Orangery. Pick up delicious festive food and unusual, thoughtful gifts from over 100 stalls at the Christmas Food and Craft Fayre. Take a break from the shopping with a stroll out the decorated House, then relax in the Victorian Orangery with a deliciously festive Afternoon Tea. Afternoon Tea will be served at 3pm and must be pre booked Festive Afternoon Tea includes, Afternoon Tea…

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Enchanted Weston

13th December 2019 - 21st December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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See trees alive with bright colours, magnificent projections and sparkling lighting on a magical walk around the woods. The colourful walk winds through Temple Wood past hidden interactive areas and a secret woodland pop up, leading you back to the Christmas Market and the Festive Fizz & Eats Courtyard. Enjoy street food with a festive twist next to fire pits in the Stables Courtyard. Festive Fizz and Eats will bring be bringing delicious flavours to Enchanted Weston. Find sweet and…

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Christmas Dine & Stay

14th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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The House at Weston is an exclusive hire venue, usually only available on a private hire basis. The house opens its doors at Christmas for our special dine and stay events allowing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing stay in the House. Your bedroom will be ready from 2pm so you can make yourself at home or wrap up warm and explore the Weston estate including a walk around Enchanted Weston – our illuminated forest experience.  Festive nibbles and…

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Christmas Carols & Lunch – Sold Out

15th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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**This event is now sold out. We have opened a new date for Christmas Carols and Lunch on Wednesday 18th December** The “Castle Belles” return to Weston with their entertaining twist on carols and festive songs to get you in the festive spirit.  Following the performance in St Andrews Church a four-course lunch will be served in the House. Following lunch you can enjoy a walk through the formal gardens and parkland. Carol service starts at 12noon, followed by lunch…

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Christmas Carols & Lunch

18th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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We've opened a new date for our sell-out Christmas Carols and Lunch in the House. Book quickly to avoid disappointment. The “Castle Belles” return to Weston with their entertaining twist on carols and festive songs to get you in the festive spirit.  Following the performance in the Marble Halls a four-course lunch will be served in the Dining Room. Following lunch you can enjoy a walk through the formal gardens and parkland. Carol service starts at 12noon in the Marble…

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Christmas Dine & Stay

20th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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The House at Weston is an exclusive hire venue, usually only available on a private hire basis. The house opens its doors at Christmas for our special dine and stay events allowing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing stay in the House. Your bedroom will be ready from 2pm so you can make yourself at home or wrap up warm and explore the Weston estate including a walk around Enchanted Weston - our illuminated forest experience.  Festive nibbles and…

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Christmas Dine & Stay

21st December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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The House at Weston is an exclusive hire venue, usually only available on a private hire basis. The house opens its doors at Christmas for our special dine and stay events allowing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing stay in the House. Your bedroom will be ready from 2pm so you can make yourself at home or wrap up warm and explore the Weston estate including a walk around Enchanted Weston - our illuminated forest experience.  Festive nibbles and…

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Christmas Carols and Lunch – Sold Out

22nd December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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**This event is now sold out. We have opened a new date for Christmas Carols and Lunch on Wednesday 18th December** The “Castle Belles” return to Weston with their entertaining twist on carols and festive songs to get you in the festive spirit.  Following the performance in St Andrews Church a four-course lunch will be served in the House. Following lunch you can enjoy a walk through the formal gardens and parkland. Carol service starts at 12noon, followed by lunch…

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Christmas Park Opening

26th December 2019 - 1st January 2020
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Walk off those Christmas indulgences and escape from the washing up and wrapping paper with a walk around the Park. The Granary Brasserie & Bakery will be open serving freshly brewed coffee, breakfast rolls, homemade cakes, hearty lunches and light bites. The Miniature Railway will be running every day taking visitors through the scenic beauty of Temple Wood on a 12 minute train ride.  12noon - 3pm (weather permitting) 11am – 3pm (last admission 2.30pm) £4 per person Miniature Railway…

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Twixmas Sunday Lunch – Fully Booked

29th December 2019
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Catch up with those friends and family you didn't see on the day itself or extend the festivities and join us for a four-course Twixmas Sunday Lunch in the House. The park and gardens will be open between 11am and 3pm for you to enjoy a stroll around the parkland or take a ride around Temple Wood on the Miniature Railway. Lunch will be served at 1pm £45 per person Twixmas Sunday Lunch Menu  

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January 2020

New Year’s Walk

January 5
Weston Park, Weston Park
Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom
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Join Head Gardener Martin Gee for a guided walk around Capability Brown’s landscaped parkland.  The three and half mile walk explores areas of the Park that are not normally accessible to the visiting public and includes a climb up to Knoll Tower to see the views across Shropshire to the Wrekin Hill and beyond. Martin’s knowledge of the estate is vast and makes for a very informative walk and is ideal for blowing away the cobwebs after the festive season.…

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