• BFA Birthday Design Competition

    February 25, 2019

      Do you have a budding artist or designer in the family or just have a little one who loves to colour in and get creative? Then keep on reading… Northampton is famed for being a leading force in the shoe making industry and is home to many of the world’s finest shoemakers. The British… View Article

  • A magical Christmas at Delapré Abbey

    November 16, 2018

    In our first year of public opening we are excited to welcome you to Delapré Abbey dressed for Christmas from the 2nd of December, taking inspiration from Christmas past and celebrating 900 years of festive history. The medieval zone will play host to the simple beginnings of seasonal celebrations with a warming rustic atmosphere, the… View Article

  • Delapré Book Festival Programme

    May 11, 2018

    Click on each photo to enlarge and find out more about our main stage event each day of the festival. For the full programme click here.  

  • A month on…

    April 17, 2018

    A great first month for Delapré Abbey after its official opening, we have seen a variety of events take place and welcomed over 3000 people to the site. We hosted crafty Easter bonnet makers, creative colourers and chocolate connoisseurs. The Easter trail was alive with lots of little problem solvers all striving to work out the secret… View Article

  • Delapré Abbey is now officially open

    March 23, 2018

    We saw the doors swing proudly open for the first time to the public on Saturday 17th March following a busy press opening on the Friday. Sarah Beeny the widely known property renovation screen star marked the occasion by cutting the ceremonial ribbon. The slicing of which, signified the start of a new chapter in… View Article