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More details - Richard White "Canvas and Camera" an exhibition of colourful paintings and digital prints
Richard White displays an amazing range of his recent work demonstrating the variety of his techniques with light using camera and brush.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House, Ross-on-Wye.
Today to Thu 26 Apr

More details - Artistree..  Something Contemporary
Artistree is a co_operative of local artists from in and around Ledbury. Our first exhibition of the year is "Something Contemporary" and includes Painting, sculpture, Furniture, Photography, Ceramics, Glass, Textile and Encaustic work.
Above the Heritage Centre, Church Lane, Ledbury
Today to Sun 20 May

More details - Hank Wangford Bass Combo
Hank Wangford Bass Combo; What better way of navigating the dark underbelly of Country than with the thump and thud of twin bass guitars drilling their way through sad songs of lost love, breakups and betrayal, the malignant glue of relationships and the sticky end of the divorce court.
Iron Room, Station Road, Tring Station
Today

More details - Ivy Croft - Open Garden for NGS
A maturing rural garden with areas of meadow, wood and orchard, blending with countryside and providing habitat for wildlife. The cottage is surrounded by borders, raised beds, trained pears and containers giving all year interest.
Ivy Croft, Leominster
Today, Sun 22 Apr, Sun 27 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Aulden Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Informal country garden surrounding old farmhouse, 3 acres planted with wildlife in mind. Emphasis on structure and form, with a hint of quirkiness, a garden to explore with eclectic planting. Irises thrive around a natural pond, shady beds and open borders, seats abound, feels mature but ever evolving.
Aulden Farm, Leominster
Today, Sun 22 Apr, Sun 27 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Berrington Hall - Look! Look! Look!
Experience Georgian splendour of the gardens from a contemporary take on a Georgian pavilion. Discover an installation in our Walled Garden from internationally renowned artists Heather and Ivan Morison.
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Ralph Court Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
12 amazing gardens set in the grounds of a gothic rectory. A family orientated garden with a twist, incorporating an Italian Piazza, an African Jungle, Dragon Pool, Alice in Wonderland and the elves in their conifer forest and new for 2017 ’The Monet Garden’.
Ralph Court Gardens, Bromyard
Today, Sun 22 Apr

More details - The Picton Garden - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acres W of Malvern Hills. Bulbs and a multitude of woodland plants in spring. Interesting perennials and shrubs in Aug. In late Sept and early Oct colourful borders display the National Plant Collection of Michaelmas daisies, backed by autumn colouring trees and shrubs.
The Picton Garden, Colwall
Sun 22 Apr, Sun 6 May

More details - Woodview - Open Garden for NGS
Formal and informal gardens approx 4 acres in woodland setting. Herbaceous borders, hosta collection, mature trees, shrubs and seasonal bedding. Gently sloping lawns. Statuary and found sculpture, local limestone, rockwork and pools. Woodland garden, wild flower meadow and indigenous orchids.
Woodview, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - Food Economy Campaign with Miss M. Fergusson
Help to win the First World War with Miss M. Fergusson! Join us for a Food Economy Campaign lesson and learn how to cook wartime recipes such as rice bread, sea pie (corned beef hash), barley broth, oatmeal pudding and more. Discover how women on the Home Front were contributing to the war effort. Booking Not Needed.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Ledbury Spring Foraging Course
This beautiful, well situated venue is within easy reach of Malvern, Bromyard, Hereford, Worcester, Ross-on-wye, Cheltenham and Gloucester.
Ridgeway, Eastnor, Ledbury
Sun 22 Apr, Sat 12 May

More details - Moors Meadow Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Gaining international recognition for its phenomenal range of wildlife and rarely seen plant species, this inspirational 7-acre organic hillside garden is a must see.
Moors Meadow Gardens, Bromyard
Mon 23 Apr, Mon 21 May

More details - Herefordshire Foraging And Fine Dining
We will meet at Byford Court at 11am, the day starts there with canapes and a 30 minute introductory talk on foraging. Then we will head down the road to The Weir Garden, a beautiful National Trust property boasting a lovely riverside garden, mature trees and even some ancient Roman ruins.
The Weir Garden, Swainshill, Hereford
Tue 24 Apr, Tue 29 May

More details - De Koffie Pot Discussion Evenings - April
There are free Discussion Evenings every Wednesday at De Koffie Pot, The Left Bank Village, Hereford. They cover political, ethical and environmental topics. Please see our Facebook page for upcoming topics list.
De Koffie Pot, The Left Bank Village, Hereford
Wed 25 Apr

More details - 'TEN' PRODUCTION
At a time when more and more people across the world find themselves having to leave their own lands, ideas of home and belonging are changing.
The Courtyard Centre for the Arts Edgar Street Hereford
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Hereford Flavours of the world
Flavours of the World Market Flavours of the World comprises between 20 to 30 carefully selected stalls. The market will comprise international traders selling top quality artisan-produced foods and craft products from around the world.
high town Hereford
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Indoor Mini Market
Indoor Market / Craft and Gift Fayre Kimbolton Village Hall on the A4112, off the A49 Leominster HR6 0HQ Free Entry Refreshments available Over 20 stalls selling a unique array of craft and gifts Stalls £15 must be pre-booked Email nannybobbins@hotmail.
Kimbolton Village Hall A4112 Leominster
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Mill End community Open Day on 28th April From 12pm to 3pm.  Fun Day  www.millendcc.co.uk/
Our Program detail entails the following: Mill End Community Centre Open Day on 28th April from 12pm to 3pm - Dance and singing performances from the locals in the community.
Old School Building, Church Lane, Mill End, Rickmansworth
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Berrington Hall - Estate tours with Frank Ryding
Explore the parkland and discover even more about the great outdoors on this guided tour. What better way to get out and enjoy all that ’Capability’ Brown’s final masterpiece has to offer than by learning all about life on the estate, both in times gone by and today' Join Frank Ryding as he...
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 12 May

Lucton Food Festival 2018 More details - Lucton Food Festival 2018
FREE ENTRY FOR ALL: nearly 50 local food and drink producers will be exhibiting and selling their excellent products or giving demonstrations throughout the day. Again this year, the event will showcase the wonderful and varied food and drink suppliers from this beautiful part of the world.
Lucton School, Lucton, Leominster
Sat 28 Apr
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More details - Hill House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
5 acre south facing hillside garden developed over past 40 years with magnificent views over unspoilt countryside. Some herbaceous around the house with extensive lawns and mown paths surrounded by roses, shrubs and specimen trees leading to the half acre Oak Pool 200ft below house.
Hill House Farm, Knighton
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 20 May, Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Old Corn Mill - Open Garden for NGS
4 acres of woodland, meadows, ponds and streams. A tranquil and relaxed country garden of scents, sights and sounds. Interest all year with drifts of tulips, wild daffodils and common spotted orchids in spring. Good Autumn colour.
The Old Corn Mill, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 13 May, Sun 27 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Brockhampton Estate - Brockhampton Beast - Dirt run
Get down and dirty with this challenging 5km/10km off-road run across the rolling landscape of Brockhampton estate. Take the challenge and explore the woods, hills, parkland and farmland of Brockhampton Estate.
Brockhampton Estate, Estate Office, Greenfields, Bringsty
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Berrington Hall - Look! Look! Look!
Experience Georgian splendour of the gardens from a contemporary take on a Georgian pavilion. Discover an installation in our Walled Garden from internationally renowned artists Heather and Ivan Morison.
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 31 May

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - Blooming bluebells
Discover blankets of native bluebells in the wood pasture and along the carriage-rides in Fishpool Valley as you explore the historic landscape. Ask at Visitor Reception for our map of the best places to spot them and some more information about the history of the bluebell at Croft.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Berrington Hall - Seen in a certain way - eighteenth century women of Berrington
To commemorate 100 years of women gaining the first vote we’re revealing the hidden stories of women during the 18th Century and through the ages at Berrington. Discover stories of the lives, loves and losses of women both upstairs and downstairs.
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - Picturesque Tours of Fishpool Valley
Follow in the footsteps of William Gilpin and Thomas Johnes II on a Picturesque tour through Fishpool Valley. Learn about the history of the landscape, as well as some of the mysteries which surround it.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Wed 2 May, Wed 9 May, Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - The land beneath your feet - geology walk
Enjoy a guided geology walk with the Croft Castle geology champions. Explore the beautiful Fishpool Valley, with its two quarries, and learn about our ambitious project to restore and revive this once ’Picturesque’ landscape.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Sat 5 May

Rossbeerfest - Ross Beer and Cider Festival More details - Rossbeerfest - Ross Beer and Cider Festival
Rossbeerfest - The Ross on Wye Beer and Cider Festival - is being held on Bank Holiday Weekend Saturday 5th May and Sunday 6th May 2018. Showcasing locally produced beers and ciders in a specially constructed ’beerhall’ marquee alongside the beautiful River Wye. Plus again - A Prosecco bar!
Ross Rowing Club, The Rope Walk, .
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May
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More details - Kington Art Society Spring Exhibition, Art and Craft on Sale -  free entry, refreshments available
Kington Art Society Spring Exhibition, local Art and Crafts on sale. Entry is free, children welcome. The event is held at Kingswood Village Hall, HR5 3HE (near to the Small Breeds Farm). Friendly atmosphere with refreshments available, disabled access and ample parking.
Kingswood Village Hall, Kington (near the Small Breeds Farm)
Sat 5 May, Mon 7 May

More details - Earth and Air 3
Earth and Air 3 is a multi media exhibition by 14 local artists and craft makers who together are Made in Ross - the arts and crafts collective based upstairs in the Market House in the centre of the historic town of Ross-on-Wye.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House, Ross-on-Wye
Sat 5 May to Thu 31 May

More details - The Weir Garden, Herefordshire Spring Foraging Course
The Weir Garden is a beautiful venue boasting a lovely riverside garden, mature trees and even some ancient Roman ruins. We’ll be meeting at the car park at 12pm for a short introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes, where they relate to foragers.
Weir Garden, Swainhill, Hereford
Sat 5 May

More details - Berrington Hall - Eboracum Baroque music in the pavilion
Eboracum Baroque return for some afternoon recitals in the eighteenth century inspired contemporary pavilion in the walled garden, designed by international artists Heather and Ivan Morison. Enjoy three half hour sessions of music between 12noon and 4pm.
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Sun 6 May

More details - Southbourne & Pine Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
2 south facing adjacent gardens totalling 4½ acres, opened as one, with panoramic views over Bodenham Lakes to the Black Mountains and Malvern Hills. Southbourne: Steep access to 2 acres of terraced lawns, herbaceous beds, shrubs and developing woodland.
Southbourne & Pine Lodge, Hereford
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - Bryan's Ground - Open Garden for NGS
8 acre internationally renowned contemporary reinterpretation of an Arts and Crafts garden dating from 1912, conceived as series of rooms with yew and box topiary, parterres, colour-themed flower and shrub borders, reflecting pools, potager, Edwardian greenhouse, heritage apple orchard, follies.
Bryan’s Ground, Presteigne
Mon 7 May

More details - Coddington Vineyard - Open Garden for NGS
5 acres incl 2 acre vineyard, listed farmhouse, threshing barn and cider mill. Garden with terraces, wild flower meadow, woodland with massed spring bulbs, large pond with wildlife, stream garden with masses of primula and hosta. Hellebores and snowdrops, hamamelis and parottia.
Coddington Vineyard, Coddington
Mon 7 May

More details - Fine Dining Pop Up at The Left Bank Village
Join us for this fabulous introduction to fine dining. A sensory journey of discovery hosted by Endeavour, three brothers with a passion for creative recipes and locally sourced ingredients. This 11-course tasting menu of culinary excellence promises to deliver a celebration of Herefordshire.
The Left Bank Village Bridge Street, Hereford
Mon 7 May

More details - A J Pearce Dear Mrs Bird
Book talk and signing
Rossiter Books, The Corn Exchange, Ross on Wye
Wed 9 May

More details - Whitfield Walk  10th May 2018
5K and 10K walk guided walks through the beautiful Estate of Whitfield Court. 9.30 for a 10 am start
Wormbridge
Thu 10 May

More details - Hereford FC Live
Hereford FC Live - Hereford’s BIGGEST ever concert - Saturday 12th May 2018. Join us for the all day spectacular, tickets are on sale now!
Hereford Football Club, Edgar Street, Hereford
Sat 12 May

More details - Whalebone: Mirabilia Tour
An evening of eclectic acoustic music from critically acclaimed trio Whalebone. The award winning instrumental trio, whose blend of Celtic folk music interwoven with strands of rock, Americana and Eastern European tradition has earned them a following both in the U.K.
Cedar Hall, Dilwyn
Sat 12 May

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - Ancient tree and bluebell walk
Join us for a guided walk through Croft’s ancient parkland and marvel at the blankets of bluebells which create a spectacular display at this time of year. Pop your walking boots on and join our countryside ranger as he takes you on a journey around Croft’s ancient trees.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Sat 12 May

More details - Putley Open Gardens
Six glorious gardens in the idyllic Herefordshire village of Putley will be open to the public. There’s the chance to explore a garden laid out in the 1920s, with its stunning rhododendrons and azaleas; a lovingly-tended cottage garden; a beautifully laid-out quarter-acre plot with themed borders; gardens with a...
Putley Parish Hall, Putley, Ledbury
Sat 12 May

More details - Broxwood Court - Open Garden for NGS
Stunning 29 acre garden and arboretum, designed in 1859 by W. Nesfield for great-grandfather of present owner. Magnificent yew hedges and km long avenue of cedars and Scots pines. Spectacular view of Black Mountains, sweeping lawns, rhododendrons, gentle walks to summer house, chapel and ponds.
Broxwood Court, Leominster
Sun 13 May

More details - FREE stone carving "Have a go Demo"
Glenn Morris, sculptor will lead members of the Llangarron Stone carvers in a stone carving demonstration. Opportunity to "have a go" or simply watch.
The Market House, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 13 May

More details - Pursued By A Bear | Foundry Festival 2018
Research and development of two new plays by exciting women writers, in celebration of the Suffragette Centenary, honouring Heroines, historical and contemporary, local and global.
Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans, Herts
Fri 18 May and Sat 19 May

More details - Viva Las Vegas at The Left Bank Village
Viva Las Vegas at The Left Bank Village Life is a game of chance and at the spin of a roulette wheel, luck could be your lady tonight. Whether you’re playing black or red you will certainly be charmed by ‘Old Blue Eyes’ himself. Our talented cocktail barmen will leave you shaken and stirred.
The Left Bank Village 22 Bridge Street Hereford
Sat 19 May

More details - Symonds Yat - Walking and Storytelling with Strolls 'n' Stories
Enjoy a unique experience from Strolls ’n’ Stories. Join Jan Little as she takes you on a walk through picturesque Symonds Yat East, often referred to as the Jewel of the Wye Valley.
Symonds Yat
Sat 19 May

More details - Annual Plant Sale for the Wigmore and District Gardening Club
Between 2 and 4pm the Wigmore and District Gardening Club will be selling seedlings, vegetable plants, plug plants, herbaceous plants and annuals of all sorts. These have been donated by members so the prices and the quality are good. Always an enjoyable and busy event so ARRIVE EARLY! Tea, coffee and cakes available.
Wigmore Village Hall, Ford Street, Wigmore
Sun 20 May

More details - The Nose that Nobody Picked – The Mucusical
Adapted for stage from his book ‘The Nose That Nobody Picked’ The Mucusical by David Parkin Shortlisted for the James Reckitt Hull Children’s Book Award 2017 A rip snorting yarn for all the family … with songs … and snot One day Christopher (Kirsty Mealing, Scuffle Box Theatre Company), a keen, but unorthodox
Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans, Herts
Sun 20 May

More details - Lower Hope - Open Garden for NGS
Outstanding 5 acre garden with wonderful seasonal variations. Impeccable lawns with herbaceous borders, rose gardens, white garden, Mediterranean, Italian and Japanese gardens. Natural streams, man-made waterfalls, bog gardens.
Lower Hope, Hereford
Sun 20 May

More details - HowTheLightGetsIn Festival
HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest Music and Philosophy festival, returns to Hay-on-Wye in May 2018 with more ideas, music, magic and wonder than ever before. For one weekend, the world’s leading thinkers flock to our festival site on the edge of the Black Mountains.
the globe at hay, Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye
Thu 24 May to Mon 28 May

More details - The Picton Garden - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acres W of Malvern Hills. Bulbs and a multitude of woodland plants in spring. Interesting perennials and shrubs in Aug. In late Sept and early Oct colourful borders display the National Plant Collection of Michaelmas daisies, backed by autumn colouring trees and shrubs.
The Picton Garden, Colwall
Thu 24 May, Sun 17 Jun

More details - Clinical Cardiology, 2018 (CPD accredited)
The EuroSciCon will be holding its CPD accredited Clinical Cardiology May 24-26, 2018 London, UK. The theme of this year’s meeting is "Leading edge in the fields of Cardiology" which will provide an international platform for discussion of present and future challenges in cardiac diseases, prevention and treatment of...
Euroscicon ltd., Highstone House, 165 High Street, Barnet, Hertfordshire , UK
Thu 24 May

More details - HowTheLightGetsIn Festival 2018
HowTheLightGetsIn, the world’s largest philosophy and music festival, returns in May 2018. The festival will feature speakers including Noam Chomsky, Anna Soubry, Lawrence Krauss, Diane Abbott, Rowan Williams, Stanley Fish, Angela Eagle, Myriam Francois and many more.
Hay-on-Wye
Fri 25 May to Mon 28 May

More details - The Weir Garden - Tracks and Tree's
Come and see if you can find any tracks, let us show your our unusual tree’s. With the tree’s in leaf, and the ground clear let us take you on a trail of learning about some of our tree’s and tracking some of our guests that live here. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome.
The Weir Garden, Swainshill, Hereford,
Fri 25 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Berrington Hall - Gulliver's garden travels trail
Inspired by the popular eighteenth century novel, ’Gulliver’s Travels’, go on your own adventure to find the clues and discover the hidden secrets of the Georgian garden. Hunt for the clues around the gardens and step inside the Look!Look!Look!
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Sat 26 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Brockhampton Estate - Dambusters trail
Brockhampton needs you to come and see if you have what it takes to complete this outdoor trail. Come and join us for a trail that will teach you about life on the homefront. Learn the tricks that were needed to maintain morale and keep the country going. 2.50 per trail, includes a prize. Normal admission fees apply.
Brockhampton Estate, Estate Office, Greenfields, Bringsty
Sat 26 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Croft Castle and Parkland - The Secret Garden trail
’The Secret Garden’ was written by Frances Hodgson Burnett and was first published in 1911. See if you can spot the clues and unravel the mystery that will lead you to the Secret Garden at Croft.
Croft Castle and Parkland, Yarpole, near Leominster,
Sat 26 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Stapleton Castle Court Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Situated on a gentle slope overlooked by the remains of Stapleton Castle. The garden, developed over the past 10 yrs by an enthusiastic plants-woman, benefits from considered and colour-themed borders. Guided tour of the castle 2.30 and 3.30 daily.
Stapleton Castle Court Garden, Presteigne
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - Berrington Hall - Tea with the Georgians
Step back in time and delve into the history of one of Britain’s most popular products; tea. Learn all about the etiquette behind tea and its colourful past. Join our volunteer and Georgian tea expert Eileen Dilley for an afternoon of High Tea with the Harleys.
Berrington Hall, near Leominster
Sat 26 May

More details - Ardendale - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acre informal country gdn and woodland created over 10 yrs on higher slopes of the Malvern Hills. The steep gradient is terraced with grass paths, banks of mixed shrubs and herbaceous plantings. Fine views to the Malvern Hills. Vegetables, soft fruit and fruit trees as well as beehives!
Ardendale, Great Malvern
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Perrycroft - Open Garden for NGS
10-acre garden and woodland on the upper slopes of the Malvern Hills with magnificent views, around an Arts and Crafts house designed by CFA Voysey. Walled formal garden, mixed and herbaceous borders, yew and box hedges and topiary. Natural wild flower meadows, ponds, bog garden, wild and woodland walks.
Perrycroft, Malvern
Sun 27 May

More details - Sheepcote - Open Garden for NGS
acre garden taken in hand from 2011 retaining many quality plants, shrubs and trees from earlier gardeners.
Sheepcote, Ledbury
Sun 27 May

More details - Country Gardeners' Day
Experience the wonderful Stockton Bury Gardens and buy quality plants from expert growers. A traditional event with a relaxed atmosphere. Stalls from the Cottage Herbery, Picton Gardens, Mynd Hardy Plants and more. Over 10 stalls, some of which will be garden art. Free container planting demonstration.
Stockton Bury Gardens, Kimbolton, Leominster, Herefordshire
Sun 27 May

More details - Brockhampton Estate - Wartime Forest School
Join us as Really Rural bring us a day of outdoor traditions and fun. Explore Brockhampton Estate as Really Rural come for a day to show us woodland activities, homefront survival and traditional outdoor childhood crafts. 20 per person, lunch not included. Booking Essential. Phone: 01885 482077.
Brockhampton Estate, Estate Office, Greenfields, Bringsty
Wed 30 May

More details - Rhodds Farm - Open Garden for NGS
The garden began in 2005. The site is challenging with steep banks rising to overhanging woodland but has wonderful views. Formal garden leads to dovecote and through to mixed borders with interest throughout the year. Double herbaceous borders of hot colours, several ponds, new arboretum, woodland planting.
Rhodds Farm, Lyonshall
Fri 1 Jun, Sat 2 Jun, Fri 6 Jul, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Mike Swash, Nature Photograher
Mike Swash is a local photographer who captures the beauty and majesty of nature in his landscapes and intimate aspects of wildlife in his photographs. Made in Ross are delighted that Mike will be exhibiting in the gallery for the month of June.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House in the centre of the historic town of Ross-on-Wye
Fri 1 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Bredenbury, The Coppice - Open Garden for NGS
In collaboration with and in contrast to Mistletoe Lodge, next door, The Coppice garden is a mature garden with some recent changes by the present owners.The garden is a mixture of perennial borders with mature Japanese acers, a fern garden, koi pond and a natural pond.
Bredenbury, The Coppice, Bromyard
Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Bredenbury, Mistletoe Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Small but charming, secluded garden, centred around a natural pond with lush planting. ’A tranquil hidden gem.’ Complimented by a mixed media art exhibition, ’Coast and Garden’. Home-made cakes, teas and coffee to enjoy in the garden.
Bredenbury, Mistletoe Lodge, Bromyard
Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Seabournes - Open Garden for NGS
10 acre garden on gentle slope on banks of R. Wye. Magnificent mature Magnolia, Acers, Ginko, Katsura and other fine trees and shrubs. Arts and Crafts summerhouse, original A&C garden layout under reconstruction. Ornamental pond with pagoda from Kerala. Woodland walk with views to the river. C12 chapel open.
Seabournes, Hereford
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Kentchurch Court - Open Garden for NGS
Kentchurch Court is sited close to the Welsh border. The large stately home dates to C11 and has been in the Scudamore family for over 1000yrs The deer-park surrounding the house dates back to the Knights Hospitallers of Dinmore and lies at the heart of an estate of over 5000 acres.
Kentchurch Court, Pontrilas
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Hereford Race For Life 5k & 10k
A 5k suitable for all abilities - or up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k! HOW TO ENTER: Online via the Race For Life Website - raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org/find-an-event?utm_source=WhereCanWeGo&utm_medium=Listing&utm_campaign=RFL18 Women of any age welcome.
Hereford Leisure Centre
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Weir Garden, Herefordshire Spring Foraging Course
The Weir Garden is a beautiful venue boasting a lovely riverside garden, mature trees and even some ancient Roman ruins. We’ll be meeting at the car park at 12pm for a short introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes, where they relate to foragers.
The Weir Garden, Swainshill, Hereford
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Keith Stuart Days of Wonder
Book talk and signing
Rossiter Books, The Corn Exchange, Ross on Wye
Mon 4 Jun

More details - Lower House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Award-winning country garden surrounding C16 farm-house (not open) on working farm. Herbaceous borders, roses, box-parterre, productive kitchen and cutting garden, spring garden, ha-ha allowing wonderful views. Wildlife pond and children’s activities in adjoining field.
Lower House Farm, Tenbury Wells
Fri 8 Jun and Sat 9 Jun

More details - Old Colwall House - Open Garden for NGS
Early C18 garden on a site owned by the Church till Henry VIII. Walled lawns and terraces on various levels. The heart is the yew walk, a rare survival from the 1700s: 100 yds long, 30ft high, cloud clipped, and with a church aisle-like quality inside.
Old Colwall House, Malvern
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Whitfield - Open Garden for NGS
Parkland, wild flowers, ponds, walled garden, many flowering magnolias (species and hybrids), 1780 ginkgo tree, 1½m woodland walk with 1851 grove of coastal redwood trees. Picnic parties welcome. Dogs on leads welcome. Delicious teas.
Whitfield, Wormbridge
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Brooks - Open Garden for NGS
This 2½ acre Golden Valley garden incl part-walled enclosed vegetable garden and greenhouse (wind/solar-powered), orchard, ornamental, perennial, shade and shrub borders, wildlife pond, evolving arboretum cum coppice, and meadows with stunning views.
The Brooks, Pontrilas
Sun 10 Jun

More details - The Vine - Open Garden for NGS
Mature, traditional garden in peaceful setting with stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Consisting of various rooms with mixed and herbaceous borders.
The Vine, Tarrington
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Mulberry House - Open Garden for NGS
Mulberry House: a delightful rear garden with views out to beautiful listed village buildings. Imaginatively planted and nurtured by a plant lover with an artistic eye. Themed herbaceous borders and areas of shrub planting provide a long season of colour and interest.
Mulberry House, Goodrich
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Caves Folly Nurseries - Open Garden for NGS
Organic nursery and display gardens. Specialist growers of cottage garden plants herbs and alpines. All plants are grown in peat free organic compost. This is not a manicured garden! It is full of drifts of colour and wild flowers and a haven for wildlife.
Caves Folly Nurseries, Colwall
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Hereford Cathedral Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Guided tours of historic award winning gardens which won 2 top awards in Its Your Neighbourhood 2012 &13.
Hereford Cathedral Gardens, Hereford
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Leintwardine Open Gardens 2018
Leintwardine is 20 minutes west of Ludlow, Herefordshire. We have a number of gardens opening this year, varying in style and size. There will be plants to buy and take home and refreshments available including tea and cakes (to take home) throughout both afternoons.
Gardens throughout and outside Leintwardine village, near Craven Arms
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Wolferlow House - Open Garden for NGS
Surrounded by farmland this former Victorian rectory is set within formal and informal gardens with planting to attract wildlife. Walks through the old orchard and ponds to sit by, space to relax and reflect taking in the views of borrowed landscape. Fruit, vegetable and cutting garden and wild flower meadow.
Wolferlow House, nr Upper Sapey
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Revilo - Open Garden for NGS
Third of an acre garden surrounding bungalow includes mixed borders, meadow and woodland areas, scented garden, late summer bed, gravelled herb garden and vegetable/fruit garden. Flower arranger’s garden.
Revilo, Hereford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Darkley - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful 3½ acre garden with stunning views over countryside. Collection of clematis and roses. Herbaceous borders incl specimen trees and shrubs. Decorative walled, gravel, herb and kitchen gardens. Wildlife pond and flower meadows.
Darkley, Hereford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Hillcroft - Open Garden for NGS
The garden is part of a 5 acre site on the lower slopes of Wapley Hill in the beautiful Lugg Valley. The highlight in mid summer is the romantic Rose Walk, combining sixty roses with mixed herbaceous planting set in an old cider apple orchard.
Hillcroft, Presteigne
Tue 19 Jun to Thu 21 Jun

More details - Ralph Court Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
12 amazing gardens set in the grounds of a gothic rectory. A family orientated garden with a twist, incorporating an Italian Piazza, an African Jungle, Dragon Pool, Alice in Wonderland and the elves in their conifer forest and new for 2017 ’The Monet Garden’.
Ralph Court Gardens, Bromyard
Sat 23 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sat 14 Jul, Sun 15 Jul

More details - The Garden of the Wind at Middle Hunt House - Open Garden for NGS
A modern garden using swathes of herbaceous plants and grasses, surrounding stone built farmhouse and barns with stunning views of the Black Mountains.
The Garden of the Wind at Middle Hunt House, Hereford
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Newton St Margarets Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Three country gardens with very different styles in the picturesque Herefordshire Golden valley. Brighton House: a plantswoman’s garden of just over an acre, divided into several distinct areas crammed with many unusual and interesting plants.
Newton St Margarets Gardens, Hereford
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Moors Meadow Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Gaining international recognition for its phenomenal range of wildlife and rarely seen plant species, this inspirational 7-acre organic hillside garden is a must see.
Moors Meadow Gardens, Bromyard
Mon 25 Jun, Mon 30 Jul

More details - Whalebone: Mirabilia Tour
An evening of eclectic acoustic music from critically acclaimed trio Whalebone. The award winning instrumental trio, whose blend of Celtic folk music interwoven with strands of rock, Americana and Eastern European tradition has earned them a following both in the U.K.
Gorsley Village Hall, Quarry Lane, Gorsley, Ross-on-Wye
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Byecroft - Open Garden for NGS
Developed almost from scratch over 10 yrs, Byecroft is a compact garden stuffed full of interesting plants, many grown from seed. Herbaceous borders, pergola with old roses, formal pond, lots of pots, vegetable garden, wild flower orchard, soft fruit area.
Byecroft, Leominster
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Hill House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
5 acre south facing hillside garden developed over past 40 years with magnificent views over unspoilt countryside. Some herbaceous around the house with extensive lawns and mown paths surrounded by roses, shrubs and specimen trees leading to the half acre Oak Pool 200ft below house.
Hill House Farm, Knighton
Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Sun 12 Aug

More details - 7th  - 15th July Made in Ross is part of the Forest And River Open Studios
the 14 artists and craft makers who make up the collective "Made in Ross" are delighted to be participating in the FAR Open Studios event this year.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House in the centre of the historic town of Ross-on-Wye
Sat 7 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Ross-on-Wye Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS
The Community Garden is a three and a half acre site in the centre of Ross. The project works mainly with adults with learning disabilities, mental health illnesses, dementia and those who are long term unemployed. Plants are for sale.
Ross-on-Wye Community Garden, Ross-On-Wye
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Woodview - Open Garden for NGS
Formal and informal gardens approx 4 acres in woodland setting. Herbaceous borders, hosta collection, mature trees, shrubs and seasonal bedding. Gently sloping lawns. Statuary and found sculpture, local limestone, rockwork and pools. Woodland garden, wild flower meadow and indigenous orchids.
Woodview, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 8 Jul, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Lower Hope - Open Garden for NGS
Outstanding 5 acre garden with wonderful seasonal variations. Impeccable lawns with herbaceous borders, rose gardens, white garden, Mediterranean, Italian and Japanese gardens. Natural streams, man-made waterfalls, bog gardens.
Lower Hope, Hereford
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Herbfarmacy - Open Garden for NGS
A 4 acre organic herb farm overlooking the Wye valley with views to the Black Mountains. Featured on BBC Countryfile, crops are grown for use in herbal skincare and medicinal products. Colourful plots of Echinacea, Marshmallow, Mullein (Verbascum) and Calendula will be on show as well as displays on making products.
Herbfarmacy, Hereford
Sat 14 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Burnt House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
¾ acre farmhouse garden developed over 35 years by current owners. Lawn with mixed borders, patio, pond and gazebo. Garden rooms including vegetable garden with raised beds, cut flower garden, parterre and gravel garden.
Burnt House Farm, Ludlow
Sun 15 Jul, Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Picton Garden - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acres W of Malvern Hills. Bulbs and a multitude of woodland plants in spring. Interesting perennials and shrubs in Aug. In late Sept and early Oct colourful borders display the National Plant Collection of Michaelmas daisies, backed by autumn colouring trees and shrubs.
The Picton Garden, Colwall
Sun 29 Jul, Wed 8 Aug, Sun 19 Aug, Mon 27 Aug, Mon 17 Sep

More details - Ivy Croft - Open Garden for NGS
A maturing rural garden with areas of meadow, wood and orchard, blending with countryside and providing habitat for wildlife. The cottage is surrounded by borders, raised beds, trained pears and containers giving all year interest.
Ivy Croft, Leominster
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Aulden Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Informal country garden surrounding old farmhouse, 3 acres planted with wildlife in mind. Emphasis on structure and form, with a hint of quirkiness, a garden to explore with eclectic planting. Irises thrive around a natural pond, shady beds and open borders, seats abound, feels mature but ever evolving.
Aulden Farm, Leominster
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Trestle Summer Schools 2018
This Summer holiday Trestle will be running 2 unique holiday programmes jam packed full of drama and games for ages 4-7 and 8-14. Each day the participants will learn new skills from Trestle trained specialists and explore the theme to create their own story to share at the end of the week.
Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans, Herts
Mon 6 Aug to Fri 10 Aug

More details - The Garden of the Wind at Middle Hunt House - Open Garden for NGS
A modern garden using swathes of herbaceous plants and grasses, surrounding stone built farmhouse and barns with stunning views of the Black Mountains.
The Garden of the Wind at Middle Hunt House, Hereford
Sat 25 Aug and Sun 26 Aug

More details - Broxwood Court - Open Garden for NGS
Stunning 29 acre garden and arboretum, designed in 1859 by W. Nesfield for great-grandfather of present owner. Magnificent yew hedges and km long avenue of cedars and Scots pines. Spectacular view of Black Mountains, sweeping lawns, rhododendrons, gentle walks to summer house, chapel and ponds.
Broxwood Court, Leominster
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Grendon Court - Open Garden for NGS
A contemporary garden designed by Tom Stuart-Smith. Planted on 2 levels, a clever collection of mass-planted perennials and grasses of different heights, textures and colour give all-yr interest. The upper walled garden with a sea of flowering grasses makes a highlight. Views of the new pond and valley walk.
Grendon Court, Herefordshire
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Brockhampton Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Created from scratch in 1999 by the owner and Tom Stuart-Smith, this beautiful hilltop garden looks S and W over miles of unspoilt countryside. On one side a woodland garden and 5 acre wild flower meadow, on the other side a Perry pear orchard and in valley below: lake, stream and arboretum.
Brockhampton Cottage, Brockhampton
Sun 2 Sep

More details - h.Art - Herefordshire Art week
h.Art is a nine day art trail open to all with over 100 venues across Herefordshire. Artists, designers, craftmakers open their private studios. Galleries put on special events, whilst groups get together to put on one-off exhibitions, in a wonderful mix of interesting venues.
Wayward Cottage, Towtree Lane, Burghill
Sat 8 Sep to Sun 16 Sep

More details - Firework Champions on Saturday 8th September 2018,  Eastnor Castle, Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 1RL
Now in its 5th year, right here at Eastnor Castle - 4 great firework displays! Three of the UK’s best firework companies compete against each other with a 10-minute firework display choreographed to music followed by a finale display from organisers MLE Pyrotechnics.
Eastnor Castle, Ledbury, Herefordshire
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Crohn's & Colitis Funday Sunday - Awareness Fete
All welcome to our Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness “Funday” Fete • Find out more about living with IBD, diet & medication • Meet others with IBD & the Herefordshire team • Children’s playground & activities • Fun for all the family - quizzes & games • Food, teas and cakes & live music For more information:
Bartestree Village Hall, Bartestree, Off the A4103 Worcester Road from Hereford
Sun 9 Sep

More details - The Brooks - Open Garden for NGS
This 2½ acre Golden Valley garden incl part-walled enclosed vegetable garden and greenhouse (wind/solar-powered), orchard, ornamental, perennial, shade and shrub borders, wildlife pond, evolving arboretum cum coppice, and meadows with stunning views.
The Brooks, Pontrilas
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Hill House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
5 acre south facing hillside garden developed over past 40 years with magnificent views over unspoilt countryside. Some herbaceous around the house with extensive lawns and mown paths surrounded by roses, shrubs and specimen trees leading to the half acre Oak Pool 200ft below house.
Hill House Farm, Knighton
Sun 16 Sep, Sun 14 Oct

More details - Lower Hope - Open Garden for NGS
Outstanding 5 acre garden with wonderful seasonal variations. Impeccable lawns with herbaceous borders, rose gardens, white garden, Mediterranean, Italian and Japanese gardens. Natural streams, man-made waterfalls, bog gardens.
Lower Hope, Hereford
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Wigmore Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The ancient village of Wigmore is known for its C12 castle, home to the Mortimer family and now a ’romantic ruin’, and its medieval church. The two gardens are both within 100yds of the parking area.
Wigmore Gardens, Leominster
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Winchester Half Marathon
Winchester Half Marathon starts and finishes in the centre of Winchester outside the Guildhall, it is a very scenic route through the idyllic setting of the countryside and takes in landmarks such as St Catherine’s Hill, Winchester Cathedral and King Alfred the Great.
Winchester Guildhall
Sun 23 Sep

More details - Charity Golf Day
A Charity Golf day in Support of Home-Start Herefordshire. A local Charity that give support and encouragement to fragile and vulnerable families in the county Playing teams of 4 1st 2nd and 3rd prizes to be won. Nearest to the pi, and longest drive and a raffle!!
The Herefordshire Golf Club, Wormsley, Hereford
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Southbourne & Pine Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
2 south facing adjacent gardens totalling 4½ acres, opened as one, with panoramic views over Bodenham Lakes to the Black Mountains and Malvern Hills. Southbourne: Steep access to 2 acres of terraced lawns, herbaceous beds, shrubs and developing woodland.
Southbourne & Pine Lodge, Hereford
Sat 6 Oct and Sun 7 Oct

More details - The Picton Garden - Open Garden for NGS
1½ acres W of Malvern Hills. Bulbs and a multitude of woodland plants in spring. Interesting perennials and shrubs in Aug. In late Sept and early Oct colourful borders display the National Plant Collection of Michaelmas daisies, backed by autumn colouring trees and shrubs.
The Picton Garden, Colwall
Mon 8 Oct, Sat 20 Oct

More details - Ralph Court Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
12 amazing gardens set in the grounds of a gothic rectory. A family orientated garden with a twist, incorporating an Italian Piazza, an African Jungle, Dragon Pool, Alice in Wonderland and the elves in their conifer forest and new for 2017 ’The Monet Garden’.
Ralph Court Gardens, Bromyard
Sat 13 Oct and Sun 14 Oct

More details - Seabournes - Open Garden for NGS
10 acre garden on gentle slope on banks of R. Wye. Magnificent mature Magnolia, Acers, Ginko, Katsura and other fine trees and shrubs. Arts and Crafts summerhouse, original A&C garden layout under reconstruction. Ornamental pond with pagoda from Kerala. Woodland walk with views to the river. C12 chapel open.
Seabournes, Hereford
Sun 28 Oct