A two-day course over a Sat & Sun that will give you a good insight into the rural craft of dyking and help re-instate the walls around Cambo House and Gardens, Kingsbarns, Fife.
Courses are 28/28 Apr + 29/30 Sep 18.
All tools are provided; and a hearty lunch in the café will give you the energy to carry on in the afternoon! A qualified DSWA Instructor will take you through all the stages of walling during the course.
For our final weekend of the season please join us in the Walled Garden and Café see the Sir Isaac Newton apple tree look at the same apples he saw. Enjoy tasters of our own apple juice, seasonal Café menu with hot spiced, chilled and straight apple juice. Apple cakes, pancakes, historic apple dishes and all the usual favourites. Apple pie competition; bring your own apple pie our resident chef will adjudicate at the end of each day. Children’s fun activities include apple games, 9 hole putting and Bear Walk. Heritage apple exhibition including the culinary history of the apple.Find out more
ON SATURDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2018 FROM 12PM – 4PM WE’RE CELEBRATING ALL THINGS GARDEN!
As it’s the height of the season our annual Garden Market will celebrate the best in fresh seasonal garden produce from fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs and plants. We’ll also have flower and wreath demonstrations, hands-on displays from local artisans, free children’s play, garden entry and garden trail.
Join the Head Gardener for a guided tour of the walled garden - looking at the magnificent autumn colours, pointing out some of the best trees and shrubs, and explaining the processes behind how autumn colour starts.Find out more
With its collection of exceptional plants and supported by the moist west climate, Benmore is a haven for interesting fungi. Join Stephan Helfer, reitred senior Mycologist, RBGE, as he guides visitors to the hidden spots of the Garden to discover some weird and wonderful fungi. Meet at the covered notice board just past the cafe.Find out more
Michaelmas is the traditional feast day that celebrates the collection of the harvest and we are delighted to be bringing the merriment to Stirling Castle. As the cooks serve up delectable delights and the ladies of the court rehearse renaissance dances to entertain one and all, everyone will be swept up in the cheer this weekend! This is a time for music, dance and feasting and we hope you will join us for a celebration fit for royalty!Find out more
The wonderful Hops in the Garden music and food festival in aid of Leuchie House is back for its third year on September 15th. You can expect live music, tasty street food, great bars, a late night DJ set and East Lothian's first silent disco experience provided by Silent Adventures! This event is brought to you by Leuchie House.
With a great mix of both national and local acts there really will be something to suit everyone.