A Summer Evening at Highclere Castle

Around 200 guests attended a fundraising evening at Highclere Castle on Wednesday 8th June, helping to raise over £36,000 for Bursaries and Capital Projects.

The event, hosted by the Earl and Countess of Canarvon, began with a welcome from the Master, Jonathan Leigh, who gave an overview of the current fundraising campaigns.

Guests then enjoyed visits to the Egyptian exhibition and ‘Downton Abbey’ rooms before listening to an enchanting performance from the College Choir in the Saloon.

The pledges and auction items raised funds for bursaries and capital projects with thanks to the all those who donated prizes and supported the event.

Special thanks to: The Earl and Countess of Canarvon, Steven and Cecilia Bishop, Fiona Clare, Rupert Gavin, Sir Clive Gillinson, Matthew and Caroline Imi, Rachel Mylne, Eugene and Zara Shvidler, Cotton House Hotel (Mustique).

A gallery of images from the night can be viewed here.

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