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Wivenhoe Open Gardens

Wivenhoe, near Colchester, Essex
Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st May 2017
11.00am to 5.00pm

Wivenhoe Open GardensWivenhoe Open Gardens is a popular summer event in this village-like town, set on the River Colne in north-east Essex.

Around two dozen gardens, large and small, will be open, demonstrating the range of terrain from woodland to waterside, and the ingenuity of the gardeners. Several new gardens are opening this year.

Teas, other refreshments, plants for sale and displays of arts and crafts can be enjoyed in some of the gardens; there will be a produce stall, and the church will be open both days.

This is one of the early Open Gardens weekends, so start your summer in Wivenhoe!

Proceeds are shared between St Mary's Church and local causes chosen each year by The Wivenhoe Society.

Plant sales:
At some of the gardens.

Cost:
5.00 for the weekend (includes programme), accompanied children free.

How to get event passports:
Tickets available from 4 shops in Wivenhoe (see local posters) from early in May, and at the Open Weekend itself, or contact below.

 approx 24 gardens open Number of gardens:
Approximately 24 gardens will be open, but the total may vary from day to day - please contact the organisers if you need exact numbers.

Contact the organisers:
Phone: Jeannie Coverley 01206 823 625 or Pat Smith 01206 825 622
Email:

Location:
County: Essex
Postcode for Sat Nav: CO7 9BJ (please verify before travelling)
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