Legend has it that Queen Victoria, making her one and only stop-over at Burton Agnes Hall, entered the estate by the lane from the North, her carriages driving down from Woldgate. As she neared the gatehouse, it is remembered that she turned her gaze to the setting sun bathing the picturesque wolds in a warm glow, and whereupon the men of Burton Agnes were playing Cricket. “Halt” she exclaimed to her courtiers thus bringing her entourage to a complete stop. Allowing herself a minute or so to take in the scene, she is alleged to have said;
“This, is my England”
The 2023 annual prize giving will be held at the Manor Court Carnaby, Friday 10th of November at 7 pm in the bar, for a 8pm sit down meal in Azurro
Players, wife’s, girlfriends, sweethearts and special guests are all welcome.
Please book your places with the RBACC Manager
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