Defend England’s Castles #LoveCastles

by English Heritage in England, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 7th September 2018 we successfully raised £8,149 with 227 supporters in 60 days

England's castles have survived centuries of warfare and destruction, but today they are under attack again. You can help defend them.

by English Heritage in England, England, United Kingdom

The Crowd

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Owen Brakspear pledged £5 + an estimated £1 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 8:58pm

Owen Brakspear has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous pledged £4

6th September 2018 at 7:36pm

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Jean149 pledged £20

6th September 2018 at 5:57pm

Jean149 has also backed 172 other projects

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William Arnold pledged £30 + an estimated £8 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 5:17pm

William Arnold has also backed 2 other projects

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Susan Solly pledged £25 + an estimated £6 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 4:50pm

Susan Solly has also backed 1 other project

Alan Gatter pledged £30 + an estimated £8 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 3:19pm

Alan Gatter has also backed 3 other projects

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Martin Gibbons pledged £4 + an estimated £1 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 3:15pm

Martin Gibbons has also backed 8 other projects

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Sarah Porritt pledged £100 + an estimated £25 in Gift Aid

6th September 2018 at 10:15am

Sarah Porritt has also backed 1 other project

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Kayleigh Scott pledged £5 + an estimated £1 in Gift Aid

4th September 2018 at 8:55pm

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Anonymous pledged £10

31st August 2018 at 11:22am

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Ellie March pledged £15 + an estimated £4 in Gift Aid

26th August 2018 at 7:20pm

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Rachel Czwarno pledged £15 + an estimated £4 in Gift Aid

25th August 2018 at 3:51pm

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Alexander Kwiatkowski pledged £50

25th August 2018 at 12:02am

Alexander Kwiatkowski has also backed 1 other project

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Katharine Hunter pledged £50 + an estimated £13 in Gift Aid

24th August 2018 at 1:03pm

Victoria Testa pledged £30 + an estimated £8 in Gift Aid

24th August 2018 at 10:57am

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James Faint pledged £20 + an estimated £5 in Gift Aid

24th August 2018 at 10:54am

Helen Radford pledged £30 + an estimated £8 in Gift Aid

24th August 2018 at 9:01am

Helen Radford has also backed 2 other projects

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David Smith pledged £20 + an estimated £5 in Gift Aid

23rd August 2018 at 10:38pm

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Claude Abegglen pledged £50 + an estimated £13 in Gift Aid

23rd August 2018 at 8:51pm

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Shahed Power pledged £10 + an estimated £3 in Gift Aid

23rd August 2018 at 8:46pm

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Joe Mooney pledged £250

23rd August 2018 at 6:49pm

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£4 or more

Car sticker & bookmark

For just a £4 donation towards our #LoveCastles appeal you can get yourself an English Heritage car sticker and bookmark

£5 or more

Exclusive thank you film

Exclusive castle appeal thank you film

£15 or more

Exclusive castle postcards set

Set of 3 English Heritage castle postcards by artist Dave Thompson

£30 or more

Exclusive castle postcards set

Set of 6 English Heritage castle postcards by artist Dave Thompson

£50 or more

Exclusive castle print

1 of 6 exclusive English Heritage castle prints, 35.5cm x 27.8cm by artist Dave Thompson

£100 or more

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Carlisle Castle tour for two

Two places on the “Story of the sieges” tour of Carlisle Castle – hear how each siege developed over the years. Friday 5th October or Monday 8th October - morning or evening time slot available. Max 20 people per tour.

£100 or more

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Deal Castle tour for two

Two places on a twilight tour of Deal Castle – experience the evening atmosphere in this exclusive ‘out of hours’ access tour. Tuesday 25th September, 6.30 - 8.00pm - max 20 people per tour.

£275 or more

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Bolsover Castle exclusive evening tour for two.

Join historian Ian Morgan as he takes you around Bolsover Castle on this special evening tour with exclusive access to the balconies and rooftop with its stunning views. Friday 21st September or Friday 28th September, 11am - 1pm - max 20 people per tour

£1,000 or more

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Dover Castle, Dumpy level tour for two

Meet Cold War expert Mark Bennett and our curator, who will set the scene describing the Cold War from 1945 through to 1991. Enjoy exclusive access to the Dumpy level which is not open to the public and hear how it would have been set up in the 1960s. Date TBC - max 20 people per tour We will be in touch in September 2018 to confirm a date with you

£2,500 or more

Fire a cannon in Cornwall

New reward - a once in a lifetime opportunity - fire a Second World War anti-aircraft gun off the walls of Pendennis Castle in Cornwall

£2,500 or more

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Private tour of a castle of your choice

Find out more about your favourite castle with private tour of an English Heritage castle of your choice for you and up to 5 guests.

£2,500 or more

Fire a cannon

A once in a lifetime opportunity – fire a First World War anti-aircraft gun off the walls of Dover Castle. Date TBC - max 2 people per firing We will be in touch at the end of August 2018 to confirm a date with you

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