9 Ways to Prep for Autumn

Love it or hate it, autumn is almost here.  This year, Thursday 22 September is the first day of autumn.  With the cosy sweaters, cups of tea and nights by the fire on the way, we’ve created a checklist to make sure your house is ready for the cool darker nights.

Christmas at Mount Stewart

The scene is set the chimney swept and the fire lit. One of Northern Ireland's favourite National Trust properties prepares for the festivities. We have worked with the National trust on many of their unique and interesting properties all over NI and Mount Stewart is one of our favourites. Only a few years ago we … Continue reading Christmas at Mount Stewart

My Mother and Other Strangers

A BBC period drama set here in Northern Ireland during the second world war. The five-part historical drama tells the story of the Coyne family and their neighbours in the fictional village of Moybeg.  The actual village where the series was filmed is a National Trust village called Kearny on the Ards Peninsula.  We do quite … Continue reading My Mother and Other Strangers