Christmas is back in style
The Herald|November 26, 2021
THE National Trust's Saltram will be bringing some festive sparkle to the ground floor of the Georgian mansion near Plymouth in a special display to mark a more 'normal' Christmas, after last year's festivities were called off due to coronavirus.

A total of 48,460 lights will be adorning the huge Christmas trees inside the house, with the grand rooms elaborately decorated to tell the story of 'The Nutcracker' ballet.

Booking will be essential with limited tickets to visit the display inside the house and garden until January 3.

Volunteers and staff have been working for weeks on the festive display in the grand rooms. They have created toy soldiers, snowy scenes and the land of sweets from the story.

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