Events for Borde Hill Garden

Jeremy’s Christmas Market at Borde Hill

Borde Hill Garden

Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex

11th December 2021 - 12th December 2021

Enjoy the spirit of Christmas at Borde Hill on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th December

This December escape the rush of the high street and indulge in a spot of festive shopping at the Borde Hill Christmas Market, taking place at Jeremy’s, the Garden Gift Shop and Marquee and Green Tree Gallery.

The hand-selected stalls will showcase local products, from delicious food and drink to tempt your taste buds, to unique crafts and gifts for all the family.

Foodies can explore food and drink stalls at Jeremy’s, to include Fins & Fork, Cheesology, Just Lovely Fudge, The Chocolate Detective, Ridgeview Vineyard and Ditchling Gin to name just a few. After purchasing treats to take home, why not enjoy delicious street food to include crepes and galettes from Creperie Lui, Safari Pizza or a gourmet burger from The Pod Street Food. Sussex Coffee Trucks will be serving hot drinks to keep the chill at bay, and award winning Langhams Brewery will also be here serving real ale to enjoy at the event as well as purchase as a gift. Café Elvira will be open and offering warming menu options.

The Garden Gift Shop and Marquee will offer a selection of gifts for loved ones or a personal treat to include Barbara Ehlers silver jewellery, Nina Newman Ceramics, The Rustic Candle Co, Zephyr handbags and accessories and The Essence of Fashion amongst others. Outdoor stalls will include Snuffle Monsters dog toys and treats and Flower Earth Gardens.

For art lovers, The Green Tree Gallery has an enticing range of affordable art and crafts made by local artists, perfect for those who appreciate something unique.

Local charity Chailey Heritage Foundation provides education and care services and is one of the UK’s leading centres for children and young people with complex neurodisabilities. Please support their fundraising initiatives by purchasing a small handknitted toy or have a go at the Lucky Dip!

The Garden will be open free of charge, weather permitting, and during your winter stroll you might like to buy a hot drink at The Gardeners’ Retreat Café. Why not ponder on purchasing annual Membership to Borde Hill Garden? If you purchase Membership at the Christmas Market you can enjoy a special offer of 15 months membership for the price of 12 months. The perfect gift that lasts all year.

Entry to the Christmas Market is FREE. Pre-booking is not required.

Winter Rose Pruning Workshop with Michael Marriott

Borde Hill Garden

Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex

20th January 2022, 10:30 - 13:00

Join one of the world’s leading rose experts, Michael Marriott, previously Head Rosarian at David Austin Roses, for this highly recommended winter rose pruning workshop.

Looking at the theory of pruning all types of roses, including old and modern shrub roses, climbers and ramblers, this workshop will help develop your knowledge to ensure your roses perform to their fullest potential, yielding beautiful displays of blooms.

The workshop will also include practical demonstrations in the Rose Garden at Borde Hill, giving you the skills and confidence you need to be able to get the best from your own roses at home.

No prior knowledge is required, as we will guide you step by step through the process. Please bring warm clothing, as part of the talk will be demonstrated in the Garden.

Following the Workshop, enjoy a sandwich and a warming bowl of soup (included) served inside the Garden Marquee.

£36.00 Borde Hill Members/RHS Members.
Advance booking required.
Price includes soup and a sandwich.