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The latest news from Bowhill House and Estate

One of the best things about visiting such a big and varied estate is that there’s always something different going on. Here are just a few of the latest happenings.

Egg-citement at Bowhill as Easter arrives

15th April, 2014

Bowhill House and Country Estate is set to host a cracking day of Easter fun with a range of themed activities for all the family. The Easter Fun Day, which takes place on April 20 between 11am-4pm, will feature two Easter themed nature trails specially designed for the day, taking visitors around the Estate. One […]

Double the Theatre fun at Bowhill

11th April, 2014

Bowhill House and Country Estate is set to play host to two fantastic theatre productions later this month. Visitors can be entertained within the intimate surroundings of Bowhill Theatre with this month’s first performance, The Secret Life of Suitcases, on April 20 at 3pm. The humorous and captivating family show is a collaboration with Unicorn […]

Bowhill’s new season promises top value and fun

31st March, 2014

Bowhill’s 2014 season is shaping up to be the best one yet, with locals being invited to drop by and try out the Estate’s latest attractions. Gates will open on April 5 and visitors can expect increased value on season tickets, a revamped adventure playground from April 9 and shortly to follow, two exciting new […]

Make the most of March at Bowhill

3rd March, 2014

Activity is hotting up at Bowhill House and Country Estate, as the team prepare for the new 2014 season opening on April 5. March will see several events take place around the Estate including the first in a series of beginners guided walks, entitled ‘Spring Walk and Talk’ with a focus on flowers. Nature-lovers are […]

The race is on at Bowhill for Sport Relief 2014

19th February, 2014

Locals are being urged to dig out their running kits as Sport Relief arrives in Selkirk. On Sunday, March 23, the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile will be setting off from Bowhill House & Country Estate at 11am, with hundreds of locals getting on their marks, set and go for Sport Relief. Super sprinters and willing […]

Bowhill ‘slides’ into action introducing new playground features for 2014 season

6th February, 2014

Bowhill House and Country Estate is gearing up for an exciting revamp of its popular adventure playground ahead of the 2014 season. Work has already started on phase one of the new playground which will offer a range of impressive attractions that is looking to be ready in time for Easter Weekend. Brand new equipment […]

Christmas is the biggest day of the year for wedding proposals

23rd December, 2013

…However 76 per cent of women still expect a present as well as a ring Love-birds across the country will be hoping for a proposal this Christmas Day, which tops the list as the ultimate occasion to pop the question according to a poll. Almost half (46 per cent) of those who responded favoured the […]

Rory the Ranger to drive community spirit at Bowhill

20th December, 2013

Visitors to Bowhill will see a new face on the Estate as new Ranger, Rory Powell, has joined the team. The 28-year-old, who has taken the role as a Countryside Learning and Engagement Ranger, will work closely with community groups and schools in the Selkirk area and encourage people to take advantage of the beautiful […]

Santa to bring Christmas cheer to Bowhill

16th December, 2013

Bowhill House and Country Estate is expecting a special guest as Santa Claus prepares to make a welcome appearance at its first ever Christmas Fair on Wednesday evening (18 Dec). Children will have the chance to present him with their wish list in his glittering grotto while parents enjoy a spot of last minute holiday […]

Duo of Comedy Theatre Productions Billed for Bowhill

21st October, 2013

Rallying Round, 31st October, 8pm An Evening with Bob Newhart & Tom Lehrer, 16th November, 8pm Bowhill House has billed a duo of comedy theatre productions showcasing laugh-out-loud stories and stand-out satire to entertain visitors to the theatre this autumn. The first of the comedy productions to feature is ‘Rallying Round’ presented by Northumberland Theatre […]