Category: Hopetoun Estate

Event News – Hopetoun Fireworks

Just weeks to go…. In order to ensure everyone has an enjoyable and safe evening the events team have answered some frequently asked questions below and also some top tips for great night! Frequently Asked Questions The big question – will it go ahead if it’s raining? Yes! The only weather which may cause the […]

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Celebrate the Queensferry Crossing

Scotland will celebrate a moment in history as the Queensferry Crossing is officially opened by Her Majesty The Queen. At this unique moment, the country will become the world’s first destination to have three bridges spanning three centuries in one stunning location. Come join us here at Hopetoun as we celebrate the opening of the Queensferry […]

Firhill High Visit to Hopetoun Farm

Farming Field Trip for Firrhill High

Hopetoun Farm was recently chosen for a field trip to teach high school geography pupils from Edinburgh all about farming in Scotland.

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Hopetoun Horse Trials 2017

Hopetoun Estate is saddened to hear that Bede Events has taken the decision not to host the horse trials at Hopetoun in 2017.

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Access to Midhope Castle

New webpage launches featuring all visitor information for Midhope Castle and other locations used in the TV series Outlander including dates when public access is prohibited.

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Environmental Enhancement at Hopetoun

This summer sees the beginning of a challenging, exciting and highly significant programme of environmental protection and enhancement work across the Estate under the Agri-Environmental Climate Scheme

Balsam bashing at Hopetoun

Giving it a Bash

The River Forth Fisheries Trust, in partnership with Hopetoun Estates, recently recruited some volunteers to help control the increasing volume of Himalayan balsam on the Estate along Midhope Burn.

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Caledonian Success

Lord and Lady Hopetoun are celebrating this week after successfully completing The 24 at the Caledonian Challenge

Craigroyston School Visit to Hopetoun Estate

Outdoor Learning Project on the Estate

Hopetoun Estate is providing young students with the opportunity to put learning into practice as part of the Estate’s outreach programme that aims to support ‘hands on’ learning in outdoor spaces.

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Hopetoun Delivers Christmas

Meet the charities who received free Christmas trees from Hopetoun following last month’s appeal