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|Title:||Open Gardens NGS Festival Weekend|
|Subtitle:||Sunday 8th June 1-5pm|
|ID & Publication:||20140511027 ~ The-Villager.co.uk |
|Subject:||Events (Local) |
Gringley-on-the-Hill - Sunday 8th June 1-5pm
Honeysuckle Cottage, The Summer House, Ellicar Gardens
Three beautiful gardens are opening their gates on Sunday 8th June from 1-5pm, to raise money for the National Garden Scheme’s caring charities.
Honeysuckle Cottage, an exquisite cottage garden, The Summer House, a charming English country garden, Ellicar Gardens, a vibrant 5 acre, wildlife-friendly, family garden.
To celebrate the Festival Weekend, Ellicar Gardens (featured this year on BBC2 with Charlie Dimmock) will host a live jazz band playing by the natural swimming pool, bee keeping talks, flower arranging demonstration, gardener's market with specialist plant sales. Children will enjoy meeting the rare breed pets, exploring Ellicar’s school garden, willow maze and treasure trail, or can make a nest box with the RSPB. Delicious homemade teas served by the 2nd Ranskill Scouts.
A great day out for garden lovers and families
Joint admission for all three gardens is £5, children free- proceeds to NGS Charites including Marie Curie, Cancer UK, Help the Hospices
For more information visit www.ellicargardens.co.uk www.ngs.org.uk
The postcode (for Sat Nav lovers is DN10 4SN)
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