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Save The Counting House

Save The Counting House If you would like to join the movement of support to save The Counting House and/or make a donation contact [email protected], 07531948014
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A big thank you!

A big thank you! The Malton Dickensian Festival would like to say a BIG thank you to supporters of the 2017 festival this year. The Samuel Storey Family Charitable Trust Malton CIC Crombie Wilkinson Norton Town Council Malton Town Council The North Yorkshire Music Hub The volunteers of the Charles Dickens Society of Malton The volunteers of the Milton…
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The Big Sing, 8th December, lunchtime, FREE event

The Big Sing, 8th December, lunchtime, FREE event Please come to a free event this Friday 8th December, 1pm-2.30pm at The Milton Rooms in Malton. The children’s Big Sing! Local school children singing their favourite carols. Thank you to our sponsors Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors.
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Christmas Carol Gala, Sunday 10th December

Christmas Carol Gala, Sunday 10th December The Malton Dickensian Festival proudly presents our ‘Christmas Carol Gala’ on Sunday 10th, from 1.30 pm (doors open 1pm) Visitors to the Sunday lunch time Christmas gala at the Milton Rooms on the 10th December will experience two contrasting versions of Charles Dickens Classic ‘A Christmas Carol’. First, Brian Oxberry of the Dickens (Malton) Society…
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Scrooges Counting House Opening Times

Scrooges Counting House Opening Times Scrooge Counting House Museum in Malton will be open every Saturday in December 2017, from 10am to 1pm. On Saturday 9th December there will be a special performance of ‘A Christmas Carol’ in Scrooge’s office, at 2pm and 3pm.  Donations welcome. The Counting House Chancery Lane Market Place Malton YO17 7AW
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Dickens and Christmas

Dickens and Christmas On Sunday 17 December, Miriam Margolyes and Lucinda Hawksley will take a look at what it would have been like to take part in a real Dickensian Christmas. Together, they will explore how Charles Dickens affected and shaped the way the festive season evolved, looking at his Christmas books, his short stories and at the…
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Exclusive Film Screening & QA with Miriam Margolyes

Exclusive Film Screening & QA with Miriam Margolyes The Malton Dickensian Festival is delighted to bring you an exclusive film screening of ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’ on 16th December, 4.30pm at The Palace Cinema in Malton. This will take place at the Palace Cinema in Malton with an audience Q&A with Miriam afterwards. Tickets £12 + Booking Fee. To book call 01653…
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Festival Programme 2017

Festival Programme 2017 We are pleased to announce our festival programme for 2017 -8th December lunchtime BIG SING local primary school children will be performing festive songs at The Milton Rooms. -9th December Victorian Street Theatre and horse and carriage rides in Malton -10th December lunchtime performance at the Milton Rooms of Penny Plain Street Theatre Christmas readings,…
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A message from our Patron, Selina Scott

A message from our Patron, Selina Scott  Unbeknown to many, while A Christmas Carol was set in the fog of London, it was actually the swirling mists of Malton, near York, and a young lawyer from the town, that inspired Dickens to create his haunting tale. Still a struggling writer, Dickens met Charles Smithson when he was working for a firm of…
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We are looking for Sponsors for 2017

We are looking for Sponsors for 2017 Contact Festival Director, Clair Challenor-Chadwick for more information, [email protected] 07531948014
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