Grindleton and Bolton-by-Bowland Open Gardens

 approx 30 gardens open Grindleton and Bolton-by-Bowland, near Clitheroe, Lancashire
Saturday7th and Sunday 8th July 2018
11.00am to 5.00pm

Through Country Garden Gates: Grindleton and Bolton-by-Bowland.

Visit the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley and our lovely village gardens and churches.

Join us too for mouth-watering, homemade refreshments across the weekend, and for a Village Life Exhibition in Grindleton Pavilion.

Our biennial Through Country Garden Gates regularly attracts a few hundred visitors from near and far. This year we would love to welcome you!

All proceeds go to support the work of the two churches of St Ambrose, Grindleton, and St Peter and St Paul, Bolton-by-Bowland.

Plant sales:  There are plant stalls outside St Ambrose, Grindleton, and in Bolton-by-Bowland village hall.

Cost:  7.50 which covers both days and gives entry into all gardens and into both church floral displays.

How to get event passports:  Programmes can be bought at the churches, the refreshment venues, at individual gardens, and from the organisers (see contacts below).

Number of gardens:  Approximately 30 gardens will be open, but the total may vary from day to day - please contact the organisers if you need exact numbers.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 01200 441 507 or 01200 441 920  Email:

Directions:  Grindleton and Bolton-by-Bowland are signposted off the A59, coming from either Skipton and Gisburn, via Sawley, or from Clitheroe, via Chatburn.

Location:  Lancashire.  Use Sat Nav postcode: BB7 4QS (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.
and ...
give them a gentle nudge to make a small donation to our 2018 running costs.