TENANTS INFORMATION: Click HERE for on-line version of our
Activities for November and December
10th November. Country Trust School visit.
12th November GE Cramlington walkers group
1, 2nd December Outdoor learning
Iron Bridge Closure
The Iron Bridge which links the Estate Office and the Home Farm
remains closed for refurbishment. All access to the Estate Office,
Blagdon Hall and surrounding properties will be via the North
The Iron Bridge was built in the mid 1800's and the steel decking
is showing signs of corrosion. the deck will be removed, repaired,
waterproofed and replaced during the refurbishment. Work is well
underway and we hope to start reconstruction of the roadway very
I apologise for the inconvenience but this work is essential to
maintain the structural capacity of this structure. click
HERE for more information
Open gardens: Sunday 23rd October.
Thank you to all who helped with the open day, and to all who
attended. Once again the support by Blagdon tenants was magnificent
and organisation was second to none. An impressive £1285 was raised
which has been passed on to Macmillan Cancer support. On behalf of
the Ridley family thank you to you all.
Halloween Party Saturday 29th October.
Many thanks to all who helped and all who attended the Halloween
party. It was wonderful to see so many people and the children as
always were very impressively costumed and helped to add to the
overall atmosphere. Click on adjacent image.
Surface Mines, Shotton and Brenkley.
H J Banks produce a newsletter giving lots of interesting
information about the Shotton Surface Mine and progress.
Click HERE to see the on-line version.
Click HERE for the Brenkley Newsletter
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