BRETHERTON GARDENS OPEN FOR CHARITY IN 2014
A group of gardens spread across the village opens each year for the National Gardens Scheme (the Yellow Book) in aid of well-known national charities such as Macmillan, Marie Curie, Help the Hospices, Crossroads - Caring for Carers. This year, 20% of funds raised are being donated direct to St Catherine's Hospice, Lostock Hall.
This year there will be four open days
Sunday May 25th
Sunday June 15th
Sunday July 20th
Sunday Sep 7th
The gardens will be open from 12 noon to 5 pm, combined admission £5, children free.
Home-made teas will be available at the Congregational Schoolroom, and yellow direction signs will guide visitors to the gardens.
For more information visit www.ngs.org.uk and search for Bretherton, or for postcode PR26 9AN, or telephone 01772 600896.