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A very happy Christmas!

December 21st 2018

A very happy Christmas, good Yule and a wonderful 2019

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Belmont and Beyond - new posts

December 17th 2018

There are new posts on the Belmont and Beyond blog - one from Mike Finnie about the history of the house's design and one about Sean Stansfield's amazing large format photography exhibition

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Wendy Scott on the glories of meadowland

October 23rd 2018

A man who lost his field and the wonders of meadows

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Northernmost Drams: A whisky spectacular at Belmont

October 5th 2018

A day of dramming at Britain's most northerly country house. Rare, classic and vintage whiskies, with food, snacks, beer and Angus MacGraild.

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Angus MacGraild. Photo courtesy of The Whisky Lounge

Belmont's gardens in late summer

September 21st 2018

Belmont's gardens in late summer

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The first lady of Belmont

September 3rd 2018

The second in Wendy Scott's series of blogs about Belmont's past. Here she looks at the coming of Belmont's first chatelaine, Elisabeth Nicolson

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The graves of Thomas Mouat and Elisabeth Nicolson at Lund in Unst

Gardening at Belmont as summer draws to a close

August 28th 2018

Photo essay by Barbara Priest on the recent gardening day at Belmont

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Belmont and Beyond - Stories from Belmont's past, present and future 1: Teething Troubles

August 13th 2018

Wendy Scott on Belmont's origins, access issues and more

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Spend this Christmas on the Edge of the World!

July 25th 2018

A cancellation means Belmont is available over Christmas

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A wee video of a misty summer visit by the Donaldson family

July 11th 2018

The Donaldson arrived for a look around the gardens - and news of two vacant holiday weeks

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