Archive for July, 2013

M.G. Owners Club Annual Picnic At Athelhampton House

Jul 15

For over twenty years, Athelhampton has hosted this wonderful event. The Bournemouth and Poole M.G. Owners Club raise money for Charity. This year funds will be donated to Dorset Air […]

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Afternoon Tea

Jul 7

Afternoon tea tables laid with white linen amongst the pyramid cut topiary trees of the great court at Athelhampton House

  Warm sunshine for Jana and Amir’s wedding yesterday, thank goodness as afternoon tea was served in the Great Court!

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‘The Soldier Bishop’

Jul 1

A painting of Bishop Mews hanging against the dark linenfold panelling of Athelhampton's Great Hall

Hanging in The Great Hall is a fantastic portrait of ‘The Soldier Bishop’, Peter Mews. Born in Purse Caundle, Dorset in 1619, he fought bravely for The King in The […]

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