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image for Festival item typeFestival of Gardening and Art at Hadleigh

Festival, Sat 20 May - Sun 17 Sep 2017


Town Centre,
IP7 5B


‘Lost and Found’ in High Street - 22nd May to 30th June Competition with prizes, to find lost gardeners and artists’ objects Competition forms from High St Ipswich Building Society
Rotary Young Persons’ Photo Competition - now to 31st August Theme - ‘Nature Like Art’ Details from President Ian Burne 01473 822 625 burne607@btinternet.com
Film ‘Dare to be Wild’ - 9th June (19.30) Film based on a true story about a Chelsea Flower Show winner Tickets £3.50 on the night at the Ansell Rooms
Hadleigh Open Gardens - 10th June (11.00 – 17.00) An opportunity to visit some of the town’s most beautiful gardens. Entry by programme £5, from St Mary's Church, The Idler bookshop in Hadleigh High Street, and participating gardens.
In An English Country Garden - 10th June (19.30) A miscellany of music and song. Tickets £5.00 from Avis newsagents for concert at United Reform Church
‘Life’s better with Trees’ Talk by Woodland Trust - 29th July (11.00) Ansell Centre. Entrance by donation to the Trust
Walking with Trees 29th July - (14.30 ) Hadleigh Guided Walk Meet at the Bus station. Tickets £4.00 from the Festival Secretary
Gardeners’ Question Time - 14th August Town Hall (19:30 - 21:30) Our panel of experts will help solve your gardening problems. Tickets £5 from 15th July at Avis Newsagent
Green Man Mask Making - 12th August (10.30 – 12.30) Hadleigh Library workshop- £2- to make your own mask for the Magical Picnic
The Magical Picnic - 20th August Free entry at Cox’s Park. (12.00 – 16.00). Bring a picnic – Dress Magical- Magic Show- Games. Wet weather alternative available.
Talk ‘Sir Cedric Morris - The Plantsman’ - 21st August (19 30) Award winning iris enthusiast, Sarah Cook, speaks about Cedric Morris’s irises. Tickets £10 from the Hadleigh Show Festival Marquee and The Idler bookshop
Talk Sir Cedric Morris – The Artists. - 7th September (18.00) Maggi Hambling, painter, sculptor and former pupil of Sir Cedric Morris Tickets £15 from the The Idler bookshop. The Big Bouquet Finale - 11th – 17th September (10.00 – 17.00) St Mary’s Church ~ Free entry Includes The Bra Ha Ha – An Uplifting Exhibition & Scarecrow Show
Festival Secretary snowdowjane@hotmail.co.uk. 01473 824957 For programme details visit www.visithadleighsuffolk.co.uk

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Sat 20 May - Sun 17 Sep 2017

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Sat 20 May - Sun 17 Sep Festival of Gardening and Art



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