The Charlecote Tapestry : A community stitching project

Two-year tapestry project for south Warwickshire village is now complete…

“Villagers in Charlecote are celebrating the completion of a tapestry project, launched two years ago to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

The tapestry, known as ‘The Charlecote Wallhanging’, comprises 25 hand-stitched tapestry panels depicting well known scenes from Charlecote.

The stitching project was masterminded by…”

Read more of this article from Kenilworth Weekly News

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We had a sneak peek at some of the panels earlier in the year

We’re popping along to see the official unveiling of this wonderful tapestry which features our fabulous Gatehouse. Will we see you at one of the Open Days?

View the tapestry and an exhibition telling the story of its creation, at Charlecote Village Hall, September 7 and 14, between 10am – 4pm.

A further viewing is planned for 4 October as part of the ‘Made in Charlecote’ event.

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