Open Garden Squares Weekend will take place in London on June 12 & 13, 2010 and will be sponsored for the third year by Transport for London. Visitors will have a rare opportunity to peer behind the walls of more than 190 of London’s private community gardens and squares ranging from historically important ones to traditional allotments through to contemporary and eco-friendly gardens.
One ticket allows entry to all venues over entire Weekend. Ticket prices will be £7.50 in advance and £9 if bought during the weekend. Information can also be found at www.opensquares.org along with the latest on special events and opening times.
Meet the author
Just a reminder that garden photographer Sue Snell will be signing copies of her latest book The Garden at Charleston: A Bloomsbury Garden through the Seasons at 11am to 1pm on Saturday, June 12 at the Rococco Cholate shop in at 5 Motcomb St, London SW1X 8JU. Rococo will serve Charleston blend tea (provided by Belocq) in the garden. Each book will come packed with Rococo purple ribbon and 3 bee bars (rose, violet and jasmine with dark chocolate).
Alice will be making chocolate and we will selling the new Marococo bars. People can watch the chocolate being made through the glass and we will have our usual selection of teas, coffee and extra cakes.