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June events

Watcombe - Open Garden for NGS

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¾ acre mature Edwardian garden with colour-themed, informally planted herbaceous borders. Strong framework separating several different areas; pergola with varied wisteria, unusual topiary, box...
Watcombe, Winscombe BS25 1BP
Sun 24 Apr, Sun 15 May, Thu 9 Jun

Milton Lodge - Open Garden for NGS

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Architectural terraces transformed from sloping land with profusion of plants capitalising on views of Wells Cathedral and Vale of Avalon.
Milton Lodge, Wells BA5 3AQ
Sun 8 May, Sun 5 Jun, Sun 3 Jul

Forest Lodge - Open Garden for NGS

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3 acre mature garden with many camellias and rhododendrons in May. Lovely views towards Blackmore Vale. Part formal with pleached hornbeam alle and rill, part water garden with lake.
Forest Lodge, Pen Selwood BA9 8LL
Sat 21 May, Sat 11 Jun

Babbs Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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1½ acre plantsman's garden on Somerset Levels, gradually created out of fields surrounding old farmhouse over last 30 yrs and still being developed.
Babbs Farm, Highbridge TA9 4RF
Sat 28 May, Sun 29 May, Sat 25 Jun, Sun 26 Jun

Dionne Warwick ‘She's Back: One Last Time' Tour 2021

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Dionne Warwick ‘She's Back: One Last Time' Tour 2021. Artists performing: Dionne Warwick. Tickets avaiable.
Bath Forum, Bath BA1 1UG
Wed 1 Jun

Model Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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4 acres of flat gardens to S of Victorian country house. Created from a field in last 12 yrs and still being developed.
Model Farm, Bridgwater TA5 2BA
Sun 5 Jun

Brindham Bungalow - Open Garden for NGS

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Very peaceful garden with stunning views of the Glastonbury Tor and surrounding countryside. Flower borders well-stocked with roses, ceanothus, buddleja, and flowering cherries to name but a few.
Brindham Bungalow, Glastonbury BA6 8JR
Sun 5 Jun

Hestercombe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Magnificent Georgian landscape garden designed by artist Coplestone Warre Bampfylde, a contemporary of Gainsborough and Henry Hoare of Stourhead.
Hestercombe Gardens, Taunton TA2 8LG
Tue 7 Jun

The Hayes - Open Garden for NGS

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Stunning in all seasons. 1 acre garden on edge of Duchy of Cornwall village. Herbaceous borders and formal lawns and terraces; informal garden of trees and long grass, bulbs and meadow flowers;...
The Hayes, Bath BA2 9BU
Sat 11 Jun

Milverton Concert Society Ariel Lanyi

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Milverton Concert Society     Ariel Lanyi Ariel Lanyi was a finalist in the Leeds piano competition in 2021. He has a long and prosperous career ahead of him and we are thrilled to welcome him to Milverton as he begins this journey.
St Michael’s Church Milverton TA4 1JS
Sat 11 Jun

Badgworth Court Barn - Open Garden for NGS

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This 1 acre plot surrounds old stone barn buildings. A small orchard leads to a colourful part-walled garden with areas of perennial meadow and multi-stemmed trees.
Badgworth Court Barn, Axbridge BS26 2NQ
Sat 11 Jun and Sun 12 Jun

Beach Boyz Tribute Band

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If you require accessible seating please call the box office on 01278 784464 to book your seats. Beach Boyz Tribute Band is back at The Princess for the 2022 tour.
Princess Theatre and Art Centre, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea TA8 1EH
Sat 11 Jun

1 Steeple View - Open Garden for NGS

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Once a acre plot, now an engaging plantsmans ornamental garden. The approach comprises a mature border, varied range of shrubs and trees giving year-round interest.
1 Steeple View, Radstock BA3 5HF
Sat 11 Jun and Sun 12 Jun

Ammerdown House - Open Garden for NGS

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The Ammerdown garden was a brilliant idea by Lutyens who wanted to link the house with the beautiful Orangery. He created 'rooms' of yew, sculptures and parterres.
Ammerdown House, Radstock BA3 5SH
Sun 12 Jun

The Hayes - Open Garden for NGS

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Stunning in all seasons. 1 acre garden on edge of Duchy of Cornwall village. Herbaceous borders and formal lawns and terraces; informal garden of trees and long grass, bulbs and meadow flowers;...
The Hayes, Bath BA2 9BU
Sun 12 Jun

9 Catherston Close - Open Garden for NGS

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The unexpected awaits you around the corner. A small town garden which has grown to acre! Colour-themed shrub and herbaceous borders, patio, pergolas, pond and evolving wild meadow areas lead to...
9 Catherston Close, Frome BA11 4HR
Sun 12 Jun, Thu 16 Jun, Wed 6 Jul

Public Image Ltd

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Public Image Ltd. Artists performing: Public Image Ltd. Tickets avaiable.
Cheese & Grain, Frome BA11 1BE
Mon 13 Jun

Batcombe House - Open Garden for NGS

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Plantswoman's and designer's garden of two parts one a riot of colour through kitchen terraces, potager leading to wildflower orchard; the other a calm contemporary amphitheatre with
Batcombe House, Shepton Mallet BA4 6HF
Sat 18 Jun

Mudgley Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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12 south facing acres with spectacular views across Glastonbury Tor and the Polden Hills. The formal garden has a fine collection of roses, many rescued from the former Time Trail of Roses in Wells,...
Mudgley Farm, Wedmore BS28 4TX
Sat 18 Jun

Lympsham Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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At the heart of the stunning village of Lympsham next to C15 church are the gardens of 3 of the village's most historic homes.
Lympsham Gardens, Weston-super-Mare BS24 0DT
Sat 18 Jun and Sun 19 Jun

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