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Beckford Open Gardens

Please note
This event ran in 2016 but we don't yet have this year's details. When we get them, we'll add them, but in the meantime we include below event information from last year to remind you about the event.

 approx 15 gardens opened Beckford, near Tewkesbury, Worcestershire
Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th June 2016
1.00pm to 6.00pm

An opportunity to view a cross-section of life in a village community, and enjoy a stroll in many beautiful gardens and the village's own Nature Reserve - a site of Special Scientific Interest.

Additionally there will be themed flower displays in the Grade 1 listed 12th century church. Teas, Champagne Bar and Barbeque, also attractions for children including a Quiz Trail. Classic Cars, Vintage Radio, Tennis and Croquet demonstrations, plus historic photograph collection of the village. Tours of the ringing chamber and bellringing demonstrations.

New this year: admission to the former Private Chapel of Beckford Hall (separate fee).

Our Open Village Committee is delighted that Sir Roy Strong will be officially launching our weekend. He will be at the Church at 1.45pm on the Saturday.

Funds raised are principally for the maintenance of St John's Church, Beckford.

Plant sales:
Plant sales in the centre of the village.

Cost:
5.00 per adult covers both days, accompanied under 16s free. Pre-booked groups are eligible for a 20% discount plus one free ticket if the party is comprised of 20 or more.

How to get event passports:
Tickets available on the day at the Village Hall car park or at any of the gardens.

Contact the organisers:
Phone: 01386 882 002 or 01684 772 237
Email:

Directions:
The main village of Beckford is just to the north of the A46 Evesham to Tewkesbury road, about 4 miles from Junction 9 of the M5 motorway

Location:
County: Worcestershire
Postcode for Sat Nav: GL20 7AD (please verify before travelling)
Find approximate location on GoogleMaps (new window)

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