As part of the celebrations around Louisa Waterford’s life, throughout the 2018 season the Lady Waterford Hall Trust is running a raffle offering an unique opportunity - the chance to win an original Louisa Waterford watercolour sketch (c. 1840) of a young girl. Tickets are priced at £1.00 and are available exclusively from Lady Waterford Hall. The raffle will be drawn on 31st October 2018.
Over the weekend of 14th and 15th April Ford Castle, Ford Church and Lady Waterford Hall will mark 200 years since Louisa’s birth by hosting an ‘Open Weekend’ with exhibitions, tours and talks about her fascinating life. There is also a celebration ceilidh in the Lady Waterford Hall on the evening of 14th April.
A schools art competition is also taking place with work being exhibited at the Watchtower in Berwick from 26th May to 8th June.