Castle date with Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes at Herstmonceux Castle on September 1
Sherlock Holmes at Herstmonceux Castle on September 1

There’s open-air theatre in the Inner Courtyard of Herstmonceux Castle on Sunday, September 1 (5pm) when Chapterhouse Theatre presents ‘Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles’.

On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors, something evil is afoot, not even the bravest of men is safe. When death stalks the Baskerville family, legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes......

Join Chapterhouse to meet the world’s most famous of detectives, Sherlock Holmes, as he is called upon to solve the greatest mystery of all time, the Hound of the Baskervilles.

Gardens and grounds open throughout the afternoon for picnicking, champagne bar and refreshments available. Tickets: Adult £15, children £12.50, family £45 - booking, enquiries 01323 834479.