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Edwardian Tea Party: August 2015

Over 60 ladies (and a few brave men!) attended a lovely afternoon in the elegant surroundings of the house, enjoying a tasty selection of sweets and savouries reminiscent of the tea parties of yesteryear. Guests entered into the spirit of the occasion, … Continue reading

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Rolls Royce Bentley Concours d’Elegance

The Rolls Royce Bentley Concours d’Elegance was held at Ormiston House recently. A variety of cars from the last 90 years were on display. Two of the oldest were built in 1926 and it was clear to see that the … Continue reading

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Vintage Car Club day

Ormiston House recently hosted the Vintage Car Club day. The house was treated to a wonderful array of old cars. The sun turned to rain but that didn’t deter the many visitors who came to enjoy a walk around the … Continue reading

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Volunteers afternoon tea

The volunteers at the house do an amazing job so to recognise all of that hard work we had an afternoon tea on the verandah to say thank you.  The gardens looked so beautiful and lush due to all the … Continue reading

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Edwardian High Tea

We had a fabulous response to the Edwardian High Tea on Wednesday. So many of you had put a huge effort into your costumes and hats. You all looked amazing and it really made the day so special. Everyone enjoyed … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Garden

At a recent Ormiston House event I couldn’t resist walking through the gardens and taking a few photos. The gardens are looking spectacular at the moment. There are lots of flowers in bloom and most have beautiful vibrant colours. The … Continue reading

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Mercedes Benz Concours

We had another stunning day for the Mercedes Benz Concours d”Elegance. The weather was perfect, warm and sunny but not too hot. The cars looked amazing and we were treated to a complete history from vintage to modern. Lots of … Continue reading

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Vintage Car Day

Apologies for the delay in posting. As you can see from the images we had a fantastic sunny day for the vintage cars. There were so many beautiful examples and I know everyone had a great time. Many people brought … Continue reading

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Mothers Day 2014

It was such a beautiful day at Ormiston House on Mothers Day this year. The sun shone and the house and gardens looked fantastic. Lots of families came to enjoy the gorgeous high teas and were protected from the sun … Continue reading

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Ormiston Celtic Celebration

Despite the rainy weather everyone had a great time at the recent Ormiston House Celtic Celebration. Scottish and Irish dancers entertained the visitors and Kathleen Proctor Moore sang the National Anthem and Scottish songs beautifully. The Kaleidoscope Dancers showed us … Continue reading

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