Raising money to give special children a 'Moment of Peace'
A nonprofit focused on giving children with severe physical disabilities or life-threatening illnesses "A Moment of Peace" by taking them on an outdoor adventure held a fundraising dinner at Stokesay Castle in Lower Alsace Township. Whether it's ...
Reading Blues Festival highlights music and dance calendar
As the 2017-18 music and dance season opens, we have a new festival to look forward to - the Reading Blues Fest, presented by Berks Arts Council and running Oct. 6-8. With a weekend packed with shows celebrating the blues and all its subgenres, ...
See photos of when the Royal Train came to the Black Country
“The train left Paddington behind Soughton Hall bound for Windsor, where the royal party would board, and in the meantime another locomotive, Castle Class 5040 Stokesay Castle, had gone forward to Slough as standby engine in case of a locomotive ...
New tea room opens doors at Stokesay Castle
As part of a significant investment English Heritage has converted the neighbouring Stokesay Cottage, which stands beside the public entrance to the castle grounds, into a tea room offering visitors and passers-by a range of locally sourced, fresh and ...
Tea room at Stokesay Court
The project has seen English Heritage convert Stokesay Cottage - which stands beside the public entrance to the castle grounds – into a venue for visitors to enjoy a locally sourced, fresh and seasonal menu with an emphasis on traditional Shropshire fare.