Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Print on Demand

I am thrilled to share with you that, for the first time, we are able to offer high quality reproductions of artworks in the Devonshire Collection for you to own and hang in your own home as prints or canvases.  Each piece is made to order from your own specifications and our online visualisation feature means you can be assured that your chosen image will be a perfect addition to any room.  Alternatively you can have the images made into postcards or greetings cards to send to your friends and family.


Do click on the link on the homepage of our website. New images are being added weekly so keep checking if you don’t immediately find what you want.


Diane Naylor

Photo Librarian

Saturday, 4 December 2010

Chatsworth re-opens!

Our first visitors arrived bang on 10am this morning for our re-opening after three days of being closed due to heavy snow.  Our the visitors had traveled from Skipton, staying over night in the area.

Sally Hogg
Head of Marketing

Friday, 3 December 2010

A snowy week at Chatsworth

Over the past week we have had some very extreme weather here at Chatsworth, with over 2ft of snow falling and the temperature dropping to an astounding -17 degrees.  As a result the house, garden, farmyard, shops, restaurants and garden centre were forced to close on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The Farm shop was closed on Wednesday and Thursday, but has managed to re-open again today.  


Only those staff living locally or those brave enough with 4x4s have made it to Chatsworth over the past few days. There have been plenty of tracks left in the snow across the park, mainly by staff walking from the neighbouring villages of Edensor, Beeley and Pilsley. There's been a real community spirit here, with everyone lending a hand to try and clear the roads and paths so that the house can re-open to visitors over the weekend. The heavy snowfall hasn't kept everyone away however, with someone being spotted skiing through the park, avid photographers such as our own Diane Naylor and Matthew Bullen braving the cold to take some beautiful shots of Chatsworth in the snow, and even a crew from Channel 5 News filming on Wednesday.


The house, shops and restaurant will re-open tomorrow, so we hope to see you there soon!