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

Heritage Grains Evening Talk – Friday 17th August 7.30pm
Heritage grain grower, John Letts will share with us how an interest in medieval thatching led him to a passion for heritage grains and the reasons why he believes these wonderfully diverse ancient varieties should be protected for future generations, both for the future health of ourselves and the countryside and for food security in a changing climate. If you are interested in the provenance of your food, and its links to your health and the health of the countryside do come along and join us.
Cost: £5
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom

Annual Moth Night – Friday 24th August 8.15pm –11pm FULLY BOOKED
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 will be donated to a charity nominated by the moth surveyors.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Directions will be sent to those booking places

Discover Biodynamic Gardening – Thursday 6th September 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

Autumn Colour and Apple Walk – Saturday 8th September 2pm – 4.30pm
Enjoy the colours of Autumn in the beautiful grounds and woodlands of Waltham Place before heading to the Orchards to taste some of our old, traditional apple varieties. An Autumn walk would not be complete without the chance to press windfalls, and taste the apple juice, at the end.
Cost: £10 To include refreshments.
Booking essential estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Meeting point: Tearoom