Kids stuff for summer

Children’s activities at Grappenhall Walled Garden – August-September

There is plenty to do at Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden to keep your youngsters entertained – from crafts to cooking, we have it all going on.

Keep an eye on our events page and Facebook page to find out more!

 

Cheshire’s Gardens of Distinction

We are proud members of the Cheshire’s Gardens of Distinction campaign. Formally launched in 2008, to celebrate Cheshire’s Year of Gardens 08, Cheshire’s Gardens of Distinction are a consortium of 20 gardens including Tatton and Arley Hall. Their aim is to raise awareness by promoting the richness and diversity of Cheshire’s horticultural assets and increase visitor spend in…

Green Flag Award 2018/19

The walled garden has been awarded the prestigious GREEN FLAG AWARD 2018/19, achieving the maximum possible score for the second year running. This is a mark of a quality park or green space and is given in recognition of achieving the national standard for parks and green spaces. The Mayor of Warrington, Councillor Karen Mundry, and…

April 2018 Update

Hello. Now that the weather is (hopefully) warming up a bit it is a favourite time of year for many people. The birds are singing and busy nest-building and there is plenty of blossom about, even though some trees/shrubs won’t be in full leaf for another month. As well as the obvious cherry we can…

Restoration of the Glasshouses

HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND AWARDS £1,056,000 The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) awarded a grant of £961,000 in June 2012 to regenerate the large run of derelict Foster and Pearson glasshouses. A further £95,000 was awarded in September 2013 to make a total of £1,056,000. The additional grant was necessary to be able to restore the whole…