Informative & inspirational events, talks, courses & workshops

The Garden House is a place of energy and inspiration that encourages sustainable living, and where people can learn about horticulture, share information and get creative!

Book now... Who Dares Prune?

Saturday 9th November 2019

Join us for a day celebrating the rose with expert Simon White of award winning Peter Beales Nursery in Norfolk. Super knowledgeable and endlessly enthusiastic about roses, Simon is leading this practical workshop on how to prune roses, plus all-year care of roses.

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Create a Beautiful Alpine Trough

Thursday 17th October 2019

Having long admired the Alpine Trough displays at Chelsea Flower Show, we thought we’d love to have a go – so we have invited Wendy Bates from Rotherview Nursery near Hastings (which won a Gold Medal at Chelsea this year!) to run a workshop here at the Garden House.

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Basketry for Beginners

Monday 4th November 2019

We have invited basket-maker Christiane Gunzi to lead this one-day workshop - an ideal first step into the world of basket weaving. It is aimed both at beginners and those who’ve done a bit of weaving.

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Andy Sturgeon Talk at The Garden House

Thursday 7th November 2019

We are delighted to confirm that Andy Sturgeon, winner of eight Gold medals at Chelsea Flower Show and this years Best in Show, is to give a talk at The Garden House this November; a fund raising event for local charity, Emmaus.

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Planted Pop Up – a Seasonal Autumn Supper!

Friday 25th October 2019

We are delighted to announce our latest pop up date - an evening of seasonal eating at The Garden House with Autumn is here, we'll be getting cosy and we may even fire up the log burner!

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October in the Garden...

Unique Community Gala at Glyndebourne Opera House

Sunday 13 October 2019

We thought our Garden House friends might be interested in the following event taking place on Sunday 17 November.  It is being held to ...

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MacMillan Coastal Garden Trail

Wednesday 17 July 2019

27 and 28 July 2019 – twenty-two private gardens opening between Brighton and Seaford, taking in Portslade, Hove, Woodingdean, ...

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Sakura and Makota, a Japanese love affair (Spring 2019)

Sunday 30 June 2019

Written by Liz Bradshaw Two days into the Garden House tour of Japan my spirits soared.  We had admired the temples and gardens of ...

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