Demonstrations & Workshops Available
Historical Interpreter & Living History
Visual Artist & Storyteller
28th April 2022 - The Ropery Gift Shop at Old Bolsover Yard is now closed, thank you to all my customers over the past 2 years.
14th November - Changes to availability for Santa
Every Wednesday until 22nd December
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday until 23rd December
12th October - Brunch or Lunch with Santa - Bookings start from 13th November
Every Wednesday from 17th November until 15th December 2021
9th October - Santa Visits Old Bolsover Yard - Bookings start from 13th November
Every Friday and Saturday until 18th December & Monday 20th, Tuesday 21st, Wednesday 22nd & Thursday 23rd December
8th August 2021 - Now renamed Thomas Taylor - Medieval Ropemaker
17th July 2021 - Thomas Taylor Historical Ropemaker Showcase at Old Bolsover Yard
27th June 2021 - Old Bolsover Yard Makers Market - 10am -3pm
23rd June 2021 - BBC Radio 4 - The World at One - Listen to Michael from Bolsover TV describe what he sees in and around Bolsover.
12th April 2021 - Restart - Wow, what a few months it's been, we're open again now and so looking forward to meeting our visitors once more.
January 2021 - Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Workshops and Demonstrations will be unavailable until further notice. However, products on the Online Store are still available for Christmas presents and can be posted, delivered or collected.
03/12/2020 - WE ARE OPEN - how wonderful it feels to be open again, come along and say hello to the small businesses at Old Bolsover Yard.
31/10/2020 - Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Workshops and Demonstrations will be unavailable from 5th November until further notice. However, products on the Online Store are still available for Christmas presents and can be posted, delivered or collected.
25/07/2020 - Workshops - Following advise from Environmental Health, workshops can now commence, see the Ropemaking Workshops page for further information. However, with the present situation there will only be 3 candidates per Workshop.
20/07/2020 - More items added to The Craftery
19/07/2020 - A socially distanced demonstration for some members of Bolsover Rotary, thank you for your interest.
20/06/2020 saw the start of many Ropemaking Demonstrations at Old Bolsover Yard. The weather was wonderful to us and while people are still unsure about leaving their homes, due to COVID-19, a few came out to see us and for this we applaud you, thank you.
I will be there for the foreseeable future, mostly on Saturdays, but at other events held in the yard and on days where I will be running Workshops, so please pop along to see me.
For more information about Old Bolsover Yard, Ethos Upcycling, MollyFelicity Designs, Yard Ales & The Coffee Cup please visit http://www.oldbolsoveryard.com/
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