Emsworth Horticultural Society
Emsworth Open Gardens 2018
The    2018    Sussex    Gardens    booklet    is    available    in    libraries,    bookshops,    garden    centres    and    other    local    outlets from   late   January   onwards.      Full   details   of   all   our   gardens,   including   beautiful   images   to   whet   your   appetite,   can be viewed now at ngs.org.uk Whether   you’re   a   group   of   friends,   enthusiastic   gardeners   or   a   photography   club   looking   for   inspiration,   our gardens   are   the   perfect   place   to   visit.      This   year,   there   are   36   open   by   arrangement   for   groups,   and   bookings can   be   made   now.      Just   take   a   look   at   the   wonderful   choice   of   gardens   in   West   Sussex,   on   the   attached information   sheet,   for   your   group   to   visit.      Admission   prices   are   very   reasonable   and   details   of   prices   and refreshments should be discussed at the time of booking. To   kick   start   the   garden   visiting   season,   we   have   4   gardens   open   for   our   February   Snowdrop   Festival,   which   is the perfect way to blow the cobwebs away and really start looking forward to Spring. Sunday 11 February, 2pm - 4pm Manor of Dean, Tillington, Petworth GU28 9AP Admission £ 4.50, children free.  Home-made teas. https://www.ngs.org.uk/find-a- garden/garden/3616/ Sunday 18 February, 10am - 4pm Highdown   Gardens,   Highdown   Rise,   Littlehampton   Road,   Goring-by-Sea,   Worthing   BN12   6FB Admission   £5.00,   children   free.      Spring   bulb   tours   will   be   conducted   by   the   Head   Gardener   and   team for   an   additional   £2.50   per   person.      Tours   for   20   max   at   10am,   11am,   12pm,   1pm,   2pm   and   3pm. Reserve   on   the   day   only,   first   come   first   served.   Refreshments   are   available   at   the   adjacent   tearooms. https://www.ngs.org.uk/find-a- garden/garden/6351/ Sunday 18 February, 12 - 3pm Sandhill Farm House, Nyewood Road, Rogate, Petersfield GU31 5HU Admission £4.00, children free.  Home-made teas. https://www.ngs.org.uk/find-a- garden/garden/19183/ Sunday 25 February, 10.30am – 3pm The Old Vicarage, The Street, Washington RH20 4AS Admission £5.00, children free.  Home-made teas, gluten free available. https://www.ngs.org.uk/find-a- garden/garden/21793/ Visiting   one   of   our   gardens   is   a   golden   opportunity   to   see   the   results   of   someone’s   planning   and   passion   for gardening,   and   the   benefit   to   the   nursing   and   caring   charities   supported   by   the   National   Garden   Scheme   is immense.   In   2017,   we   donated   £3   million   to   our   beneficiary   charities.      Our   continuing   support   means   that   for most   of   our   beneficiaries   we   are   the   largest   cumulative   donor   in   their   histories.      More   information   can   be   found   at https://www.ngs.org.uk/who-we- are/beneficiaries/   If you would like to receive a copy of the Sussex County Booklet 2018 please let me know. With very best wishes, Claudia Claudia Pearce National Garden Scheme Assistant County Organiser & Social Media - West Sussex Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram & GardenTags - SUSSEXWESTNGS Mobile 07985 648216
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Emsworth Open Gardens