Events

Due to the current coronavirus lockdown, there are currently no events scheduled at Ford & Etal. Please check here regularly for updates.

01 February 2021 – 19 February 2021
Tiptoe through the Snowdrops

  Take a stroll beside Etal Castle to see the abundance of snowdrops that bloom in the nearby copse. You’ll also find snowdrops on Etal’s riverside walk, where the eagle-eyed might spot some early primroses, as well as on walks around Ford Village. Snowdrops walks will not be signposted this year, but please enjoy exploring…

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Tiptoe through the Snowdrops

February 2021

Tiptoe through the Snowdrops
01 February 2021 – 19 February 2021
Tiptoe through the Snowdrops

Dispel winter gloom at Ford & Etal Estates where you will find great drifts of snowdrops that herald the arrival of spring.

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Latest News & Blog

16 Dec
Waterwheel repairs at Heatherslaw Mill

The Northumberland Gazette (26 Nov, 2020) reported on much needed repairs that have been recently undertaken to keep the waterwheel turning at Heatherslaw Mill. Head Miller, Dave Harris-Jones, has seen orders increase by 250% on normal demand during the second lockdown and the waterwheel has been working hard to power the machinery. It is almost […]

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23 Nov
The Pre-Raphaelite Sister you’ve never heard of… #museumpassion

Welcome to Ford, tucked away in the very north of Northumberland. This beautiful village is testimony to the philanthropic work of a tireless woman. A woman who was also tireless in her artistic achievements. But who was she? Dante Gabriel Rossetti described her as ‘an excellent artist’ who was ‘such a swell and such a […]

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