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Linnels Farm, Hexham 2022 courses

Further details from linnelsfarm.com Marmalade making workshop, 28th Jan, £150 Pruning masterclass, 3rd Feb., 5th Feb.,  £75 Gluton Free Baking, 4th Feb., £150 Berry Pickings, planting soft fruits, 4th March, £75 Intro to Bee Keeping, 22nd April, £175...

Sarah Raven at Holker Hall 2022

  DAY COURSES, MAY 2022 AT HOLKER HALL, GRANGE OVER SANDS 3 May, Growing Flowers for All Seasons with Sarah Raven 4 May, The Cutting Garden with Sarah Raven 5 May, Container Gardening with Arthur Parkinson 6 May, Veg, edible flowers, salads and herbs with Sarah...

Harlow Carr Glow Festival

We are arranging a trip to Harlow Carr Glow Festival on the 18th November, leaving Wolsingham at 12noon.  Letters will be sent out to all members in the next few days, and bookings need to be made by 5th November.  Price £8 entry; transport being funded through Durham...

Christmas Fair

Country Living Christmas Fair Unique gifts, baubles and bows for the tree, temping treats for the Christmas table and festive finery.  Workshops to be booked ahead. Harrogate, 25th to 28th November 2022.  Tickets available on line

Fleramour

ecttravel.com Fleuramour lden Biesen, Belgium, 2022. 25th Anniversary event – one of Europe’s most prestigious floral events.  23rd to 25th September 2022. See ect travel website for further information and to register interest....

Garden opening

Sunday 10th October, 12 noon to 3 pm Hillside Cottage, Low Etherley, Bishop Auckland DL14 0EZ, in support of Bishop Auckland Fundraising Group of Marie Curie. Entry £5 adult, £1 child.  Light refreshments available. A mature garden surrounding a 19th century cottage,...

3rd September – Ladies Lunch

The ladies charity show lunch is back this year – on Friday 3rd September 2021, 12.30 for 1 pm, and we are taking tables to support the event. This will be in the catering marquee, and will follow the usual format – 3 course lunch, bar, sales, raffles,...

Visit to Pear Tree Cottage, Durham

On Tuesday 10th August 2021 we are invited to visit a special garden in Durham – Pear Tree Cottage, by kind invitation of Tont and Barbara Ewin.  The garden is not normally open to the public. Please meet at 6.30 pm. Refreshments will be available after our tour...

Donation to Air Ambulance

Thankyou from Jane and John Brown and their neighbours, for our donation to the Air Ambulance, of £230.  We had a brilliant evening visiting four very different gardens, each so interesting in their own right – and each having amazing views across open fields. ...

Sweet Pea Show

Harlow Carr, 10-11 July, 10 am to 4 pm. Hundreds of sweet peas from top UK growers.  Learn about different cultivars, and hear expert advice on how to grow at home. Blooms and seeds available to buy, with RHS advisors to answer your queries.