The King of Castles

Winter work

Chris Calvert - Friday, January 13, 2017
Many people are surprised to hear that we do more work in the winter than we do in the summer, well not quite but we certainly don't rest back on our laurels. The maintenance lads have been hard at it in the loos trying to make sure they are completely re-furbished for the start of this season. You wouldn’t think it would take much effort to rake out and re-point the tiles, but and it’s a huge ..

Bamburgh on the Box (And big Screen!)

Chris Calvert - Friday, January 13, 2017
2016 proved to be another great year for the castle on the tele with one appearance on the big screen and filming for another one in the ‘can’. The number of times the BBC has been here, you’d think we had shares! We started the year with a pilot for CBBC called Extreme Sleepovers, a bunch of teenage girls completing tasks to get food and a place to sleep! They got the Keep and I’m pleased my  ..