Trips Coming Up

HELMINGHAM HALL GARDENS, THE COACH HOUSE TEA ROOMS AND STABLE SHOPS.

WEDNESDAY 15TH AUGUST 2018

 Helmingham Hall Gardens, winner of the 2017(HHA).

The gardens surround the impressive Tudor moated Hall set in a 400 acre ancient deer park, the drawbridge is raised every night and has been for the last FIVE CENTURIES.

A timeless beauty steeped on the traditions of Five Centuries, home of Lord and Lady Tollemache since 1487.

The Gardens today have been redesigned by the current owner, a Chelsea Gold Medalist and are open to visitors who find themselves enchanted by the Herbaceous Borders, Walled Kitchen, Herb,Knot,and Wild Gardens. STUNNING!!! House not open to the public.

We leave at 8.30am, from Market Harborough Bus Station, returning from Helmingham at 4.30pm.

Price for Entrance and Coach — £26

HHA members  £19 coach only. Last Payment due date, Monday 30TH July 2018

R.H.S. WISLEY FLOWER SHOW –Woking Surrey

SUNDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2018

FREE ENTRANCE TO ALL, Available to all S.L.U.3.A. Members.

R.H.S. Wisley is home to one of the world’s most diverse plant collections and offers plenty of reasons to visit. The whole site is vast!!

Don’t miss the Garden new developments: New exotic garden, and Matured Equinox Borders in Seven Acres.

But we’re here also FOR THE R.H.S. FLOWER SHOW, featuring 55 nurseries and 22 trade stands, The NATIONAL DAHLIA SOCIETY AND FLORAL DISPLAYS BY THE SURREY AREA.

ALONG WITH WISLEY’S FANTASTIC RANGE OF CATERING OUTLETS AND A HUGE RANGE OF PLANTS AND GIFTS.

We leave at 8.00am,from Market Harborough Bus Station, returning from Wisley at 4.30pm.

£20 coach only. Last payment due date Monday 20th August 2018.

 

BATSFORD ARBORETUM near Morton on Marsh GL56 9AD

FRIDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2018

Set in 56 acres of lovely COTSWOLD COUNTRYSIDE, containing over 1,500 trees from all over the world. Autumn tints to take your breath away.

After a brisk walk,warm up in the Garden Terrace Café, Garden Shop and Plant Centre.

We leave at 9.00am returning from Batsford at 2.30pm

The inclusive price is £21

 Last payment due date, Monday 24th September 2018

 

GROUP LEADERS, CONTACT DETAILS:

Val Cunnington tel: 07771 996567 email: vcunnington@btinternet.com

Marjorie Barnfather tel: 01858 467651 email: marje.b@btinternet.com