What's on in Staffordshire

August events

Grafton Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

Picturesque cottage garden opening for 30th year. Colour themed borders, amphitheatre, brook, parterre. Old fashioned roses climbing over trellis and arches laden with viticella clematis.
Grafton Cottage, Barton-under-Needwood DE13 8AL
Sun 3 Jul, Fri 15 Jul, and more dates until Sun 21 Aug

The Wickets - Open Garden for NGS

Theres a delight around every corner and lots of quirky features in this most innovative garden. Its themed areas inc a fernery, grasses bed, hidden gothic garden, succulent theatre, cottage garden...
The Wickets, Wheaton Aston ST19 9NF
Sun 24 Jul, Wed 27 Jul, Sun 28 Aug

The Secret Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Wander past the other cottage gardens and through the evergreen arch and there before you is a fantasy for the eyes and soul. Stunning garden approx ½ acre, created over the last 30+yrs.
The Secret Garden, Little Haywood ST18 0UL
Thu 18 Aug

Colour Mill - Open Garden for NGS

1½ acre south facing garden, created in the shadow of a former iron foundry, set beside the delightful River Hamps. Informal planting in a variety of rooms surrounded by beautiful 7ft beech hedges.
Colour Mill, Leek ST13 7PR
Thu 18 Aug

Funtopia at Newcastle under Lyme

The BIG day out for little kids is coming back to Newcastle! Our fun-filled festival is packed with Bouncy Castles, Obstacle Course, Inflatable Slide, Bungee Run, Human Wrecking Ball, Inflata-Bull,...
Brampton Park, Newcastle Under Lyme ST5 0QP
Sat 27 Aug

Funtopia at Tamworth

The BIG day out for little kids is coming back to Tamworth! Our Monthly Sunday Fun-Days are the perfect day out for all the family!!!
Tamworth Castle Grounds, Rivedrive, Tamworth B79 7ND
Sun 28 Aug

Plant Fair at The Dorothy Clive Garden on Sun 28 & Mon 29 August 2022

Tickets are on sale for our brilliant Plant Hunters' Fair at the wonderful Dorothy Clive Garden.
The Dorothy Clive Garden Willoughbridge nr Newcastle Under Lyme TF9 4EU
Sun 28 Aug and Mon 29 Aug

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