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News from Boughton

Have you heard what’s happening on the Estate? Here’s where we share the latest news and details of forthcoming events that you might like.

Historic letter found at Boughton House

4th July, 2013

A Boughton House tour guide that taught himself to type in order to transcribe almost 500 letters dating back to the 1700s has had his work published in a history book on Northamptonshire. Alan Toseland, a Northampton historian, began his pursuit of the county’s past when he stumbled on a box of letters dating back […]

Open air Les Miserables Screening at Boughton House

1st June, 2013

Northamptonshire locals are being given the opportunity to watch one of the year’s biggest blockbusters at the location it was filmed. Boughton House is hosting an open air screening of the award winning Les Miserables motion picture a year after the Universal production team filmed at the Estate. Boughton’s grounds will be open to theatre […]

Boughton House prepares for Easter

28th March, 2013

Boughton opens its doors this Easter bank holiday weekend with the public invited to stop by and visit the spectacular House and grounds. It’s been an exciting week at the Estate with the granting of an events licence and plans announced for summer events. Maurice Whitaker, Creative and Commercial Director at Boughton House, said of […]

Boughton House Hosts Les Miserables Wedding

10th January, 2013

Northamptonshire’s Boughton House, has a starring role in the Les Misérables feature film which opens in cinemas nationwide on Friday. Chosen due to its French architectural style, Boughton, which was recently used as Gary Barlow’s X-Factor judging house, doubled as the family home of one of the key characters, ‘Marius’ (played by Eddie Redmayne), and […]