In Cumbria, Blackwell Arts and Crafts House is getting into the spirit of Halloween and encouraging visitors to get (more…)
Capesthorne Hall is holding a three-day Christmas crafts event at the end of November, with singers and musicians adding seasonal flair as visitors wander around the (more…)
A forthcoming auction in Pasadena, California will feature French furniture in the opulent Belle Epoque style, with an antique cabinet by the master of the (more…)
Antiques expert Catherine Southon is well known to TV viewers in Lancashire, having appeared on programmes like Antiques Road Trip, Flog It! and Bargain Hunt.
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Located in Cumbria, Highclere Castle is best known as the setting of hit TV series Downton Abbey, but the antique cabinets and Victorian dining chairs are not always treated with the (more…)
A university is offering students a chance to ‘earn while they learn’ by Restoring Victorian mahogany pedestal desks and antique bookcases at its own furniture conservation company.
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Job-hunters had a unique opportunity to join the Royal Household, when the Queen advertised for a personal maid at Buckingham Palace.
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There is some seriously spooky fun to be had among the antique chests of Preston’s Hoghton Tower, which is holding a series of Ghost Tours over the Halloween period, including a (more…)
Waddesdon Manor is a fairytale French chateau in the Buckinghamshire countryside, with an unparalleled collection of (more…)
In the Ribble Valley, an antique sewing box might not seem the most likely place to store a lottery ticket, but a lucky (more…)