Far removed from the decorous characters elegantly reclining on the sofas of Downton Abbey, weekends at the Castle tend to be a whirlwind of activity, rushing around madly in several directions all at once. Saturday was its usual busy self but Sunday was particularly special. It began at 7:30am with the set up for the 10km Highclere run in aid of Multiple Sclerosis.
We have hosted this for perhaps 12 years and it is a great community event. As well as firing the starting gun, my husband usually runs in it as well, although in recent years this decision tends to [...]