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National Garden Scheme Gardens Open for Charity event

National Garden Scheme Gardens Open for Charity event

by Henry James (July 2019)

LOCAL couple Brian and Marian Jones at 72. Ludlow Drive, Ormskirk are opening their garden once again for the Open Gardens Scheme on Sunday, July 14, 11 -4 pm .

Admission is £3.50, children free, homemade teas and a plant stall.

Wheelchair access to front garden.

This cottage style garden is packed full of bee friendly plants , it includes a gravel garden , colourful herbaceous and shrub borders, a raised pond ,alpines and succulents.

All of the money raised go to the caring charities , Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie, Hospice UK, Carers Trust , Queens Nursing Institute , Carers Trust, Parkinsons UK, MIND, Treloar’s and KIDS.

The National Garden Scheme which has been established for over 90 years is the most significant charitable funder of nursing in the country and last year over £90,000 was raised by Lancashire gardens alone.

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