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A very Victorian 'Pancake Day'

Today, the day before Lent begins, is traditionally known as Shrove Tuesday. The Victorians were known to celebrate with Pancakes much like we do today. 133 more words


Victorian Bakers on BBC2

Did you watch the first episode of Victorian Bakers last Tuesday?
We’re glad we did because we spotted a familiar face – food historian
(and friend of ours) …
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Help us bring the outbuildings to life...

Are you interested in joining our volunteer team and giving our visitors a taste of what Charlecote was like back in the day? We’re looking for enthusiastic and personable individuals to bring our very special place to life showing what it was like for a Victorian servant ‘below stairs’! 209 more words

Behind The Scenes

Stir Up Sunday

This Sunday we’re going to be ever so busy in our Victorian Kitchen. Well, it is Stir Up Sunday!!!

Traditionally, this is the day you should all be preparing your Christmas baking. 144 more words


Christmas at Charlecote... 1842 style!

It wouldn’t be Christmas without

…everyone getting together to put up the trees

Our House Elves are enlisting the help of our garden team to get the trees up again this year. 318 more words