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Christmas at Fairfax House featured in Yorkshire Life

The magazine Yorkshire Life has a great feature in its December 2011 issue describing and illustrating the way we celebrate The Keeping of Christmas at Fairfax House. Our beautiful Christmas decorations and displays are pictured in lovely full colour with … Continue reading

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The Keeping of Christmas at Fairfax House

Our annual celebration of Christmas in Georgian style is now under way at Fairfax House. As part of The Keeping of Christmas the house is decorated with eighteenth-century garlands of foliage, fruit and flowers, and the tables in the Dining … Continue reading

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Christmas at Fairfax House

The Christmas season is beginning at Fairfax House. From next week the house will be decorated throughout in Georgian style and an elaborate and authentic eighteenth-century festive feast of sugar temples and sweetmeats will be laid out in the Dining … Continue reading

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Wines for Christmas at Fairfax House

The third of our series of wine tasting evenings, Exploring Lord Fairfax’s Cellar, takes place on Wednesday 23 November 2011 at 7:00 pm. The theme for the evening is Wines for Christmas. Wine has been an important part of the … Continue reading

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