Peaceful, pastel shades in early summer. Beautifully structured ¼ acre south facing garden carefully terraced and planted as it rises to the Bridgewater towpath. Hazel arch opens to clay paved courtyard with peach trees.
Nestled in the Cheshire countryside this compact gem of a garden has been created over the last 2½ years by a keen gardener and plants woman. Enter past groups of Liquidamber and White Stemmed Birch, visit shaded nooks with their own distinctive planting.
John Kirk With The Kind Permission Of Beano Studios and Kings Road Publishing
presents DENNIS AND THE CHAMBER OF MISCHIEF
This summer join storyteller John Kirk on a fun packed, fantastical adventure with some of your favourite Beano characters as he retells Nigel Auchterlounie’s "Dennis and the Chamber of
Spectacular Floral displays in the magnificent Floral Marquee, specialist plant nurseries and garden accessories. Gardener’s Question Time sessions on both days and guided tours of the gardens with Lord Ashbrook and Head Gardener Gordon Baillie – all included in your ticket!
Children are invited to explore magical trails all across The Hall & Gardens. Find the faces in The Gardens, the cuddly animals in The Hall and the fairies in The Grove. Plant magic beans with Gordon the gardener and decorate your own gingerbread biscuit in Hansel & Gretel’s cottage.
Arley Hall is the stunning backdrop for our live music concert, where you can picnic before we bring you tributes to some of the greatest acts of all time. Our warm up act, back by popular demand, is the John Colins Band (also known as JCB).
Relax with live music in the garden as tulips and bluebells spring to life. Dig out your picnic blanket, top up your glass and let the music carry you away! Bring along a picnic or treat yourself to some tasty snacks in the garden. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for all ages. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
Families dream big this summer and see where your imagination takes you with a trail every day and changing activities. From storytelling and dressing up, to creating a giant picnic for midnight animals...the Midnight Garden awaits. House & Garden ticket required. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for all ages.
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
So which event is for you?
A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.
We have gradually started to develop more of the areas of the garden over the last 40 years. A small duck pond is now a large pool filled with many interesting koi. The trees were all planted as saplings and are now fully mature.
Ole! It’s time for flamenco at diddi dance Wigan, Leigh & Warrington. If your toddler loves to dance then diddi dance is the class for you!
diddi dance classes are designed to help your toddler enhance their co-ordination and rhythm.
This year’s theme is: Celebrating Children’s Books
Special attractions: This years Fete is being opened by well known childrens author Rachel Lyon
Comberbach Fete is a traditional village fete with fun for all the family.
Comberbach Village, Senna Lane / Mather Drive, Comberbach, Northwich.
A traditional and well established country garden with a wide range of roses, hardy shrubs, bulbs, perennials and annuals. You will also find a small vegetable garden, pond and greenhouse as well as vintage machinery and original features from its days as a working farm.
South facing country garden wrapped around a cottage on a quiet rural lane in the heart of Cheshire. Packed with thousands of rare and familiar hardy herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees. Unusual plants available at adjacent nursery.