Events in 2018

‘Tour of Waltham’ – Every Wednesday from 30th May until 26th September 2018 at 11am or 2pm
Join one of our gardeners for a tour of the beautiful walled gardens, Kitchen Garden and woodlands. Groups are kept small to give visitors space and the opportunity to talk to the gardener and ask questions as you walk.
Cost: £5 per person to include a cup of tea or coffee and a biscuit.
Booking advisable estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

The Edible Garden – Thursday 28th June 2pm
How does your garden taste? A walk through the gardens of Waltham Place with our Chef Adrian and Kitchen Gardener Ute to discover which plants and flowers can be eaten. Learn how many garden plants usually grown for their aesthetic appeal can be used for culinary purposes, either cooked or raw.
Cost: £5
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

Picnic in the Place- Saturday 30th June 5.30pm – 10pm
A great evening for the whole family. Join us for a relaxed picnic with live music in the fields of Waltham Place.Bring your own food and drink or have something from our barbecue.
Cost: £5
This is a White Waltham Village Association event. To book call 078345 45967 or just come along on the night.
Access:The farm track off the junction between Church Hill and Hurst Lane.

Butterfly Walk -Jewels in the Meadow – Thursday 12th July 11am
Join local expert Andrew Padmore for a butterfly walk through the walled gardens and grounds.
Cost: £5 Proceeds to Wild Maidenhead.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

Get to know your shrubs – Thursday 26th July 11am
Do you want to know more about growing shrubs? Join gardener, Tim, for a garden tour focusing on our shrubs, their needs and how to care for them.
Cost: £5
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

Bat Walk and Talk – Friday 10th August 7.30pm-10.30pm
Berks and South Bucks Bat Group join us for an evening walk and talk to learn more about these nocturnal creatures. Explore the woods after twilight as we locate and identify the different species flying overhead.
Cost: £5 Proceeds to Berks and S Bucks Bat Group.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

Annual Moth Night – Friday 24th August 8.15pm –11pm
Visit the woods after dark to take part in our yearly moth survey. Waltham Place currently has 505 species of moth recorded so let’s see if we can add to that total.
Cost: £5 Proceeds to Berks Moth Group Publishing.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Directions will be sent to those booking places

Discover Biodynamic Gardening – Thursday 6th September 2018 9.30 – 4.30pm
Join Biodynamic gardeners Andre, Ute and Jess in the delightful gardens of Waltham Place for this one day introduction to Biodynamic Gardening. Throughout the day we will teach you how to care for your soil and plants using biodynamic methods, thus maximising their health and vitality.
Cost: £20 Proceeds to the Biodynamic Association.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom