All posts with the athelhampton house tag


Bronze sculptures win gold!

Feb 26

Pallington Lakes in Pallingon Dorset are recent winners of Gold in the category of ‘Small Visitor Attraction of the Year’ at the South West England tourism excellence awards 2014/2015. And […]

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Can you make a Wedding Cake from Pancakes?

Feb 17

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A stunning Shrove Tuesday at Athelhampton, and in the office today whilst busy planning the weddings for all our fabulous 2015 couples, our thoughts wandered, and we asked the question […]

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Athelhampton House featured on Function Central

Jan 28

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Athelhampton House is delighted to announce that it has been featured on leading live music booking site Function Central, in a blog post about a beautiful winter wedding reception hosted […]

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Gary Barlow to perform for free at 3 weddings

Jan 9

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The Take That frontman has announced to his fans on Twitter that he will be performing for three very lucky couples on their wedding day throughout 2015 for absolutely free. […]

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Merry Christmas from Athelhampton House and Gardens

Dec 24

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It’s finally that special time of the year, and we would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our visitors and readers a very merry Christmas and a […]

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Four ways to arrive at your wedding in style

Dec 18

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Before even thinking about the ceremony and the celebrations, there’s always the matter to consider of how you’re going to arrive at your wedding. Arriving in a special way will […]

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Lace to remain a timeless wedding dress trend for 2015

Dec 9

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Bridal designer Phillipa Lepley has predicted the top wedding dress trends for 2015, with classic, timeless styles continuing to be fashionable next year. Having designed dresses for a number of […]

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Four reasons why you should have a winter wedding

Nov 18

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Although not as common as the traditional summer wedding, we think that winter weddings can be incredibly magical and provide for a special day with wonderful memories to take away […]

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Tolpuddle’s famous tree is here to stay

Nov 13

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We’re glad to hear that the much-loved Martyrs Tree of Tolpuddle, just up the road from Athelhampton House, is here to stay, with tree surgeons undertaking pruning work on the […]

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Jack Frost

Jan 14

  Jack Frost has visited Athelhampton House this morning. The gardens look beautiful in the Winter sunshine, even though it is a little chilly!

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