Abbey Gardens viewed from the Webcam

Winter Celebration

Saturday 27th November 2010, 14:30 – 08:15

The Friends of Abbey Gardens are hosting this seasonal event see their Blog for full details...

Take part in a bird-feeding workshop and learn how to make feeders for Abbey Gardens and your own outside space this winter. Enjoy home-made vegetable soup with bread, and festive treats such as mince pies. Experience the garden filled with song as members of the All Saints Chorus, a renowned and popular local choir, sing carols. Browse the Honesty Stall with its selection of handcrafted seasonal cards made with pressed flowers from the garden. Pick up an Abbey Gardens Calendar 2011 with the favourite photographs of the gardening year.

2.30pm: event opens

3pm: bird-feeding workshop

5pm-5.15pm and 5.45pm-6pm: carols from the All Saints Chorus (

6pm: event closes

All activities are free of charge. Food, drink, cards and calendars are available for donations. Cake, tea, coffee and other refreshments will be served throughout the event. Soup will be served from 3.30pm - how long it will be available will depend on appetites!