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Autumn Garden Concert

Last Sunday Ormiston House celebrated autumn with it’s first Garden Concert. The concert took place amongst the trees which provided plenty of shade for everyone. We were entertained by bagpipes and Scottish country dancing followed by solo performances by the … Continue reading

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Vintage Car Club Day

Not even a steady drizzle deterred over 350 people from visiting on Sunday 30 June to see the many wonderful old vehicles on display for the annual Vintage Car Club event at Ormiston House and to listen to the jazz entertainment while … Continue reading

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Porsche Concours a great day for all!

There was a tremendous turnout of both cars and visitors for the special Porsche Concours at Ormiston House on Sunday June 16. The attraction of over 70 fascinating cars, along with the lovely warm and sunny weather drew in a … Continue reading

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Autumn Edwardian High Tea

The inclement weather deterred some of our guests from attending our Edwardian High Tea on Wednesday 22 May, but those who braved the wet, chilly conditions were treated to a delicious and elegant afternoon tea. The blinds on the veranda … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day High Tea

Even a shower or two amongst the sunshine could not dampen the spirits of the many families and groups that celebrated Mother’s Day with a High Tea on the verandah of the house. Once again this special event was fully … Continue reading

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The annual celebration of the Scottish and Irish heritage of Ormiston House was blessed with perfect weather this year and the huge crowd that attended was treated to a varied and entertaining programme provided by over 200 performers. Over 1,000 visitors … Continue reading

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150 year Celebration Concert a great success!

The 150 year celebrations for historic Ormiston House were rounded off magnificently with a hugely successful concert on 30 September 2012. Over 500 patrons relaxing on the lawn of the house were treated to a wonderful line-up of great performers … Continue reading

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Mercedes Benz Concours d’Elegance

A fascinating display of Mercedes Benz cars of all ages was the centre of attention for the many visitors to Ormiston House on August 12 2012. The beautifully turned out vehicles filled the lawn, interspersed with equally well-turned out picnic tables … Continue reading

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Rolls Royce Car Day

Visitors to Ormiston House on July 22 2012 were treated to a spectacular display of Rolls Royce cars on the lawn in sparkling sunshine. It was a most enjoyable day for car owners and visitors alike, with over 50 cars … Continue reading

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Edwardian Tea Party, July 2012

Another successful Edwardian Tea Party on July 25 was enjoyed by almost 70 ladies, resplendent in their colourful hats and elegant dresses. The ladies were treated to a feast of wide selection of cakes and savoury delicacies on tiered plates, served with … Continue reading

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