Family Open Day

You are invited to our Family Open Day at Thorngrove Garden Centre on Saturday 4th May. Throughout the day and evening we will have: – Family friendly dog show – Bugfest Exotic Handling Visits “featuring amazing creepy crawlies!” – Food & drink available all day in our secret garden café & patio area – Breakfast … Continue reading Family Open Day

Read Article    

 

Hanging Basket Workshop

Join us at the Thorngrove Garden Centre for one of our hanging basket workshops from April 29th – May 3rd Stat the day with a talk and demo of hanging basket making by our very experienced horticulturist. Then try your hand at making your own basket with guidance to hand. Cost: £5 for talk only … Continue reading Hanging Basket Workshop

Read Article    

 

Easter Craft Sessions at Thorngrove Garden Centre

  Join us this Easter for our children’s craft sessions at Thorngrove Garden Centre, Gillingham, Dorset. We have an array of crafts to create including: – Easter flower pot animals – Easter bonnet, boater or cowboy hat decorating – Wooden stencil arts and crafts Suitable for ages 3-14. £7.50 per session including squash and biscuits. … Continue reading Easter Craft Sessions at Thorngrove Garden Centre

Read Article    

 

Enjoying your garden this winter

Here at Thorngrove our team are busy working away filling the Garden Centre with an array of winter plants. There are many ways in which time spent in the garden during winter can be rewarding, here are our top 10 reasons for getting out the gardening gloves.   Bareroot plants. The winter months are the … Continue reading Enjoying your garden this winter

Read Article    

 

Christmas collection

We work to a sustainable ethos here at Thorngrove garden Centre, so this year we have teamed up with our service users at Employ My Ability to offer a Christmas Tree Collection service!   This green and renewable way to recycle means the trees will continue to be of use as mulch, helping provide protection … Continue reading Christmas collection

Read Article    

 

We are delighted to welcome Chris to the team

We are delighted to welcome Chris, our new Head Groundskeeper to the team here at Thorngrove Garden Centre. Chris has extensive experience in his field, working at Cranborne Manor for 16 years and Fonthill Estate as Head Gardener for 5 years. Chris will be heavily involved with our ongoing regeneration work and is excited about future … Continue reading We are delighted to welcome Chris to the team

Read Article    

 

Buy One Get One FREE with our Cream Tea Offer

Buy One Get One FREE with our Cream Tea Offer every Sunday here in our Secret Garden Cafe at Thorngrove Garden Centre, Gillingham this November. Each Cream Tea includes two homemade scones, Dorset jam, clotted cream and a pot of Dorset Tea. This offer is only £5.50 for two people and booking is highly advised! We … Continue reading Buy One Get One FREE with our Cream Tea Offer

Read Article    

 

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops at Thorngrove Garden Centre

Join us for our Christmas Wreath Making Workshops at Thorngrove Garden Centre Gillingham from the 10th – 12th December. A fun social activity in the lead up to Christmas – why not get a group of friends and do it together! 2pm – 3pm: Talk and demo of wreath making by Chris, our very experienced … Continue reading Christmas Wreath Making Workshops at Thorngrove Garden Centre

Read Article    

 

Fundraising success at the Nkhoma Hospital Solar Project Launch

The Nkhoma Hospital Solar Project has officially been launched and what a fantastic launch party we had at The Walled Garden Moreton, raising just over £3,500 to kick start the project. Working in partnership with Employ My Ability (EMA), Positive Steps Charity are looking to raise £100,000 to provide solar powered electricity to Nkhoma Hospital, Malawi. As … Continue reading Fundraising success at the Nkhoma Hospital Solar Project Launch

Read Article    

 

Big Sun Dance Solar Launch Party, Saturday 15th September 2018

Employ My Ability has been supporting Positive Steps Charity since 2015, hosting and supporting many successful fundraising events. Positive Steps is a small UK based charity run entirely by volunteers. It works to assist in providing medical and health care assistance to people in Nkhoma and the surrounding area in Malawi directly through financial support for medical care and travel … Continue reading Big Sun Dance Solar Launch Party, Saturday 15th September 2018

Read Article    

 

 

 

Created by Atomic Agency
Thorngrove Garden Centre

Thorngrove Garden Centre