Tai Chi under the Cherry Blossom

We’ve held successful evenings with  Tai Chi, Yoga, etc meditation events in the past and the cherry blossom is just too good to miss. If its successful we may make it a regular event. The gate will be open from 9.20am  on Wednesday 11th May for you to  practice your own form of meditation before […]

We have Fairies in our garden

Fairie House andFairie in the Willow Dome

Easter Egg Trail

Did  you know that we have an easter egg trail in the garden Good Friday – Friday 1st April Each child taking part will get a chocolate egg, entry price £3

New stock in our tiny gift shop

   Thanks to Jenny Bell, Alex Clark, Sue Fenton,                                                                                 Sue Blackbird & Sarah Gee for […]

March News

We open for the new season on March 9th there are lots of changes we hope that you will enjoy

Extended car parking area

This week we’ve put in another few parking spaces.

Snowdrop Weekend 2013

     SNOWDROP WEEKEND The Garden, Plant Sales Area and the Coffee Shop will be open 10am – 4pm. Sat & Sun  We will have hot soup, sandwiches and cake as well as very good coffee and a woodburning stove to keep out the cold! The gardens are already showing a few of the early […]

Radio GaGa

Thanks to all of our visitors who recommended us to Radio Newcastle as a good place to visit on their feature for British Tourism Week, I had a ‘phone call from one of their researchers yesterday asking if they could send Chris Hodder to interview me. He came this morning and it will be included in the Jonathan […]

Kind Comments…

We are always thrilled when visitors take the time to tell us how much they have enjoyed their visits. Thank you to Mrs S Gaffney who sent us this email recently: Dear Mike and Christine, Thank you for a wonderful day! I so enjoyed my visit to your garden. I could have spent all day […]

International Week At Birkheads.

It’s been international week at Birkheads this week we’ve had visitors from America, Canada, Asia and  Europe as well as our valued regular local visitors. It’s been interesting finding out how visitors deal with their specific ‘problem areas’ The lady from Canada has to lift her roses for the winter, wrap them in sacking and store […]