Annual rose day returns at Gunby Hall

June 17, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

A National Trust property near Spilsby is making preparations for its annual Rose Day celebrations. Gunby Hall, Estate and Gardens, will hold its Rose Day on Sunday, June 24, from 11am to 5pm. The 40+ rose varieties grown at Gunby will be on display in the stables, and there will also be plant sales and craft and trade stalls. Art lovers can also enjoy an exhibition in the Orchard Gallery and explore the gardens. Three […]

Lincolnshire National Trust property forms its own choir

July 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A new choir has hit the high note in expanding the musical offer associated with a Lincolnshire historic property. A 30-strong group of singers who all have a connection to Gunby Hall near Spilsby have performed together for the first time. Called The Gunby Singers, the group is thought to be the only such choir associated with a National Trust property. Musical director, and conductor Christopher McChrystal, who is a volunteer room guide at Gunby […]

Cafe in Skegness and hall near Spilsby receive honours

June 15, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A café in Skegness and a country house near Spilsby have been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by the world’s largest travel website. The Lincolnshire Imp Café, in Lincoln Road, and Gunby Hall and Gardens, have received the accolade from TripAdvisor for 2016. The overwhelmingly positive reviews are a credit to our hardworking staff and volunteer team, who always enjoy welcoming visitors to our special place.Astrid Gatenby, Gunby Hall The Certificate of Excellence is given […]

Hall holds First World War battle exhibition

September 15, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A century after the first shots were fired a new exhibition about a First World War battle is set to open at Gunby Hall near Spilsby. The exhbition is being launched at the hall next week to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of Loos. Last year Gunby staff made a thrilling a discovery of previously uncatalogued detailed maps and a plan of attack of the battle, which belonged to Field-Marshal […]

Gunby Hall To Re-Open After Car Park Issues Solved

March 20, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Gunby Hall and gardens will open tomorrow (Saturday 21 March 2015) after resolving problems with their car park. The Hall, near Spilsby, was due to open in February but on-going issues with the car park caused by the weather delayed the opening to visitors.  However the weeks ahead are promising some exciting events and open days. On the 28th and 29th of March 28 the gardens and house will be open for free as part […]

Gunby Hall gets set for Christmas

November 26, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Gunby Hall and Gardens is getting set to open its doors for the festive season with three weekends of special Christmas weekend openings. Visitors will experience the house decorated for Christmas, sing carols around the grand piano in the music room and enjoy seasonal treats in the tea-room. The gardens are also open and wreaths and Christmas gifts will be for sale in the basement. House Manager Astrid Gatenby said: “Christmas is always an extra […]