2017 Events Programme Out Now

The wait is over….. our new programme has arrived and we are open for bookings.

Click here to download a printable pdf version of our 2017 events programme.

All events are also listed on this website – click here to go to the events section.

This year we have 6,000 of these programmes to distribute and your help would be greatly appreciated. If you could take a pile of brochures to be shared with your hobby group/workplace/church etc.  we will show our gratitude with a voucher for a free cream tea for two at our tearoom.

If you would like to join our mailing list to automatically receive a copy of the brochure by post or email every year please let us know. Contact secretary@howhilltrust.org.uk or tel: 01692 678555.

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50th Anniversary Appeal Launched

September 22, 2016

How Hill’s 50th Anniversary Appeal was launched on Monday 19th September at an event held in the Hostry at Norwich Cathedral. Over seventy guests attended including the Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk, Richard Jewson, representatives of several grant giving trusts, How Hill trustees and lifetime members of the Friends of How Hill.

After refreshments in the reception area, guests took their seats in the Weston Room for speeches from Baroness Gillian Shephard, Simon Partridge, Director of the How Hill Trust and Nick Price, Chairman of Trustees. Their presentations focused on the history of the house, its establishment as an education centre and the work of the Trust today.

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Teachers – book your autumn school day visits now!

September 9, 2016

We are now taking bookings for autumn day visits.

This is a lovely time of year to visit How Hill and a great time to learn about seasonal changes in nature – now a feature of the national curriculum.

The autumn colours in the secret gardens are beautiful;  the nature reserve has fewer visitors so you are more likely to see exciting wildlife and the mosquitoes of summer have all gone!

We have a large car park for coaches and a thatched outdoor classroom to make your base for the day.

Click here for more details.

Please contact Education Manager Lizzy Ames lizzy@howhilltrust.org.uk


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How Hill tearoom closed until next spring

September 8, 2016

A big thank you to everyone who has visited our tearoom this season. The tearoom made over £20,000 – that’s a lot of slices of Bridget the cook’s fantastic home made cakes! This money goes directly towards supporting the educational work of the How Hill Trust.

Our tearoom will be open again next May and we hope to see you again then.


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