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Call For Books For Castleward Book Fair
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DO you have piles of old books in your home?

Why not donate them and help raise funds for the upkeep of one of Northern Ireland’s finest historic houses and scenic countryside estates?

Castle Ward by the shores of Strangford Lough, just outside Downpatrick, is appealing once again for your generous support and it will welcome all donations of books, tapes, CDs, LPs and music sheets for its annual book fair on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th November.

This Book Fair has been a great success for Castle Ward in recent years and many people have been very generous by supplying us with books and supporting us by attending the fair.  Money raised from the fair enables Castle Ward to carry out many improvements to the house and on the demesne which will add to the overall visitor experience.

All manner of publications and music – fiction, biographies, cookery books, children’s titles, coffee table books, CDs or LP’s as well as music sheets will be gratefully received by the book shop volunteers at Castle Ward.

Book donations can be left at Castle Ward or we can organise collection from your home or business if you telephone 028 4488 1204.

During this years Book Fair, Castle Ward mansion will be open for free public tours and the gift shop and book shop will be open for you to buy plenty of great Christmas cards and gifts.

The Book Fair runs from 11am to 5pm on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6th November.

Normal admission charges apply.  Members FREE.  For further information please contact Castle Ward on 028 4488 1204.