Gaskell Hall

Kristy Stott, Theatre Editor
Gaskell Hall

The Gaskell Hall was opened in 1931 and is named after Elizabeth Gaskell, the novelist who regularly stayed in the village.

17 Emesgate LaneSilverdaleLA5 0RA View map
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What's on near Gaskell Hall

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ExhibitionsWigan
Seeing Things at The Edge

‘Seeing Things’ at The Edge in Wigan, gathers the work of nine local artists in an effort to bring art and related activities closer to the community.

free entry

Where to go near Gaskell Hall

Leighton Hall
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Leighton Hall

Famous collection of Gillow furniture and objets d’art, plus gardens and woodland walks. Educational ‘bee corner’, ‘woodland hotel’ and ‘caterpillar maze’ for children.

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Carnforth Station

Carnforth Station is the famous setting of the film Brief Encounter. As you stand on Platform 1 with its vintage suitcases and railway posters, you can almost imagine the era when steam trains frequently passed through.

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Guide over Sands

At low tide, the exposed bed of the Irish Sea connects the Lancashire coast with the Cumbrian hills across Morecambe Bay, allowing crossings over the sands.

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Rogan & Company

Sister restaurant to Simon Rogan’s two Michellin starred L’Enclume – more low key but just as tasty.

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L’Enclume

We review Simon Rogan’s Michelin starred restaurant L’Enclume, a great spot for upscale fine dining in Cartmel.

Lancashire
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The Crescent Gallery

Morecambe gallery which showcases and sells contemporary works, often by artists from the area, which are varied and beautiful.

Holker Hall & Gardens
Cumbria
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Holker Hall & Gardens

One of Cumbria’s finest historical sites, Holker Hall and Garden offers a gloriously asymmetrical pile of rambling galleries and green spaces.

Eden Project North

Opening in 2024, Morecambe bay will become a centre for eco tourism with the exciting arrival of the Eden Project North.

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Levens Hall

A beautiful Elizabethan manor house, featuring the oldest surviving example of a topiary garden – a joy to wander in.

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