Around Staffordshire

August events

Covering approx 2 acres, the garden consists of a productive orchard with apples, pears and plums. A Soft Fruit Garden with Raspberries and Strawberries etc.
Wild Wood Lodge, Burton-On-Trent
Sun 14 Jun, Sun 9 Aug

’If you go down to the Wood’s today be sure of a big surprise!’ A garden of rooms, each themed with its own personality, with tantalising glimpses from one into the next.
97 Clays Lane, Burton-On-Trent
Sun 12 Jul, Sun 9 Aug

Theres a delight around every corner and lots of quirky features in this most innovative garden. Its themed areas incl a fernery, grasses bed, hidden gothic garden, succulent theatre, cottage garden...
The Wickets, Wheaton Aston
Sun 26 Jul, Thu 27 Aug, Sun 30 Aug

Specialist plant fair featuring many of the top local plant growers and specialists selling directly to the public. Rare, unusual, quirky but always quality plants, shrubs, bulbs, climbers, etc.
Sandon Hall, Sandon, Staffs
Sun 2 Aug

Remember the old fashioned holiday when we went to the Coastal Resorts and enjoyed picnics on the beach, donkeys, Punch and Judy, traditional brass band playing, seaside rock and had a laugh along
Sandon Cricket Field, opposite the Dog and Doublet Inn
Sat 8 Aug

Admired over 27 years our aim is to provide a pleasant afternoon. Unusual herbaceous plants with new additions introduced, perfume from old fashioned Roses, Sweet peas, dianthus, phlox and lilies,...
Grafton Cottage, Barton-under-Needwood
Sun 9 Aug

Derek Osburn invites all his friends from the Folk Dance Community to attend this free event to celebrate his 90th birthday.
Whittington Village Hall
Sat 15 Aug

1½ acre S-facing garden, created in the shadow of a former iron foundry, set beside the delightful R Hamps. Informal planting in a variety of rooms surrounded by beautiful 7ft beech hedges.
Colour Mill, Leek
Thu 20 Aug

An acre of cottage garden with large pond, waterfall and stream. Trees, sculptures, small orchard and wild flower meadow. Dahlias by award-winning grower Dave Bond. Views across the R Trent.
Church Cottage, Stone
Thu 20 Aug

The Frankie Valli story featuring Stephen James - This is the closest you are going to get to the real thing so don’t delay and get your tickets today - Plus Linzi Jay support A brilliantly
Stafford road, Cannock
Sat 22 Aug

Funtopia at Newcastle Under Lyme Funtopia is a fantastic fun-packed event which is perfect for tots to tweens. Filled with bouncy castles, activity inflatables, under 5’s area, Nerf Wars, sumo suits and much more!
Brampton Park Brampton Road
Fri 28 Aug to Mon 31 Aug

Offering better than HALF PRICE ENTRY to the gardens and the Plant Hunters’ Fair this is one of the best loved garden events in the area with a winning line up of the best nurseries around, a
The Dorothy Clive Garden Willoughbridge nr Newcastle Under Lyme
Sun 30 Aug and Mon 31 Aug

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