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Glenesk Retreat is now closed until Spring 2018

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 in News and Events | 0 comments

Glenesk Retreat is now closed until Spring 2018

The Glenesk Retreat is now closed until Spring 2018

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Glenesk Retreat AGM

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in News and Events | 0 comments

Glenesk Retreat AGM

The Glenesk Retreat AGM will be held on Tuesday 28th November at The Retreat 7.00 p.m

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Repairs of the Gannochy Bridge

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in News and Events | 0 comments

Repairs of the Gannochy Bridge

Important : We are open as usual during repairs of the Gannochy Bridge in July and August. 10am to 5pm daily to end of October. Come and enjoy our museum, archives, cafe, gift shop, agricultural display, woodland walk, children’s play area, conference facilities. We are open with a warm Glenesk welcome, whatever the weather and all through the period of Gannochy Bridge works.

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Grouse shoot raises £20,000

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in News and Events | 0 comments

Grouse shoot raises £20,000

Three Scottish sporting estates have come together to raise more than £20,000 for a much-loved community centre in Angus. Millden, Gannochy and Dalhousie Estates organised a grouse shooting event in aid of the Glenesk Retreat and Museum, a facility that each year provides enjoyment to thousands of tourists and locals alike. Millden and Gannochy Estates each donated the value of a let shooting day to the Glenesk Trust. The Millden shoot took place last week when the shooting party gathered at the Retreat, returning there for tea at the end of an excellent day on the moor despite the foggy...

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Spinners at Glenesk Retreat

Posted by on Sep 6, 2015 in News and Events | 0 comments

Spinners at Glenesk Retreat

On Sunday, September 6, the Glenesk Folk Museum will be humming with the sound of spinning as acclaimed Kay Anderson returns to demonstrate and share her craft. ‘Keeping The Thread’ is an event which welcomes people to bring and work on handiwork of all kinds. It returns, by popular demand, as part of Angus Heritage week. The Glenesk Folk Museum is hugely popular for its displays of life in the glen shown in reconstruction rooms, with dressing up for children and adults and a rich and fascinating archive of stories. It is housed at the Retreat visitor centre, which is only nine miles up the...

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