Easter Bonnet Competition

Family Event
Sat 11th April 2020 to Mon 13th April 2020

Yet again, we'll be hosting our very own Burton Constable Easter Bonnet Competition - looking for the most original, creative & entertaining bonnets we've ever seen. 

All ages can enter - now online by tagging us in on social media and using the hashtag #EasterBonnetBC!

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Afternoon tea was created by the Duchess of Bedford in the late 18th century. She invited friends to join her for an afternoon meal of small cakes, bread and butter sandwiches, sweets and, of course, tea. The practice was so popular that it was quickly adopted by other social hostesses 
Over 80 different species of birds have been spotted at Burton Constable, from the smallest British bird, the Goldcrest, to large birds of prey such as Buzzards and Barn Owls

The Burton Constable Whale is featured in Herman Melville's famous novel Moby Dick. 

Today the Burton Constable Whale is nicknamed 'Constable Moby'

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