Previous events held on site
- Outdoor theatre
- Music concerts
- Outdoor film screenings
- Craft fairs/markets
Car Parking Information
No car parking facilities on site however there is a public car park 100 yards below the castle entrance. There is a charge for using this however it is free on Sundays and after 6pm.
No public vehicle access, vehicles allowed on site with prior permission. No vehicle over 1963mm wide, 1800mm high.
Access for restricted mobility
Most of the site is accessible however visitors will need to be mindful of some stairs that may be inaccessible, there are grass and gravel surfaces and that the site is on a gradient. Mobility scooter available on request.
- Snacks are available to purchase from the gift shop
- Portable induction loops and a mobility scooter available on site
- Low counter and push button access doors are also available to those with restricted mobility
- There is fair reception for mobile devices
PRS and PPL licences held. A premises licence is also held
Yes - A room inside the Martens Tower can hold 50 people. Hirers will need to be aware that this room is at the top of a spiral staircase.
Wedding Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships
No wedding licence held.
Power facilities on site for hirers
One x 63amp large socket outlet. 2 x 32amp 3 pin blue push in sockets. Separate meter supply.127amp maximum capacity.
Water facilities on site for hirers
Ground Pegs allowed?
Are permitted to a depth of 110mm – 4 inches.
Any restricted areas?
None apart from during conservation and maintenance works.