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  1. Add Cookery Demonstrations at The Olive Branch to your Itinerary

    Cookery Demonstrations at The Olive Branch

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    Food & Drink

    Clipsham

    Tuesday 15th November & 13th December

    Sean's seasonal Cookery Demonstrations at The Olive Branch - an enlightening and amusing 2 hour demonstration followed by a wonderful 3 course lunch.

    The day begins at 10am with coffee, after which...

  2. Add Planting Design Workshop at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Planting Design Workshop at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Saturday 22 October, 10am-4.30pm.

    If your garden is not achieving everything you envisaged and you're unsure what to do, then join internationally renowned garden designer David Stevens for this very special workshop. David will take you...

  3. Monarchs March

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Wednesday 27 July

    Suitable for children 4-10 years

    £2.50 per child

    No need to book, just drop in

    All children must be accompanied by an adult

    10am-12noon at Rutland County Museum. Followed by presentation of horseshoes at Oakham...

  4. Discovering Bats

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    Guided Walk

    Oakham

    27th & 28th August | 8pm-10.30pm

    Do you like Bats? Or do you have a detector? Or perhaps you just want to find out more about these fascinating creatures. Join us for the afternoon and evening workshop on British bats.

    The evening session...

  5. Add Watercolour Painting Day - Northern Lights to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting Day - Northern Lights

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Thursday 1 December, 10.30am-4pm.

    Enjoy tipping colours onto wet paper to create spectacular skies in a snow scene with a difference, perfect for making your own unique Christmas cards. Sandra Peck welcomes everyone on her special painting...

  6. Pastel Art Day at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Tuesday 4 October, 10.30am-4pm:  Pastel Art Day: ‘Child Portraits for Beginners’

    Lucy Ellis is an experienced tutor who has lectured in Fine Art for over 10 years and her special painting days at Barnsdale are designed to take you right from...

  7. Add Composting Course at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Composting Course at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Being able to compost all that free material that we generate at home and in the garden is an exciting thought. This course will show you how! Nick Hamilton takes a look at what can and cannot be composted,

  8. Vegetables All the Year Round course at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Wednesday 19 October, 10am-4pm.

    Aimed at both experienced and novice growers, Nick Hamilton's course will show you the many ways you can extend your growing season; learn all about different vegetable varieties, propagation by seed, growing in...

  9. Pruning Shrubs at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Wednesday 12 October, 10am-12.30pm.

    Barnsdale’s Head Gardener Jon Brocklebank demonstrates this most feared of gardening tasks in a practical two-hour session- learn how to tackle each of the various pruning groups and you’ll soon be shearing...

  10. Lawncare Course at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Friday 14 October, 10am-12.30pm.

    Beds and borders of all kinds look their best against an area of lush green grass, so join Jon Brocklebank to learn how to create the perfect lawn by seeding or laying turf, and keep it in tip-top condition by...

  11. Add Preparing Your Garden For Winter to your Itinerary

    Preparing Your Garden For Winter

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham


    In these days of global warming and changing weather patterns, the term “putting your garden to bed for winter” no longer really applies, but there are still plenty of jobs that need to be carried out before the

  12. Add Watercolour Painting Day: Sunlit Garden to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting Day: Sunlit Garden

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Thursday 23 February, 10.30am-4pm.

    Follow local artist Sandra Peck’s step-by-step demonstrations to paint a lovely garden scene with sunshine and shadows. An afternoon cream tea is included in the price and everyone is welcome, from the more...

  13. Add Growing Superior Fruit workshop at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Growing Superior Fruit workshop at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Thursday 27 October, 10.30am-4.30pm.

    With more varieties of all sorts of fruit, from bananas to apples, now available to the gardener than at any time since the Victorians, how do you pick what's right for your plot? Come and learn how to...

  14. Plant Propagation Course at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Wednesday 2nd November, 10am-12.30pm.

    Get new plants for free by learning the different forms of vegetative plant propagation; stem, root and leaf cuttings, division and layering. Nick Hamilton’s in- and outdoor practical demonstrations include...

  15. Add Introduction to Wood Carving at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Introduction to Wood Carving at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Thursday 26 January, 10.30am-4pm.

    Thursday 16 February, 10.30am-4pm.

    Come and learn the basics of wood-carving in a special workshop led by award-winning craftsman Glyn Mould; you’ll learn all about relief carving, safety, care of tools and...

  16. Add Medieval Crafts at Oakham Castle to your Itinerary

    Medieval Crafts at Oakham Castle

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Sunday 20th November  12.30pm – 3.30pm, drop in.

    Medieval Crafts workshops. You can try your hand at making a Christmas wreath using fresh greenery, (£5) or gild a decoration to hang on your Christmas tree or little trinket (£5) , or even make...

  17. Add Rose Pruning at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Rose Pruning at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Thursday 29 September, 10am-12.30pm.

    Roses are notoriously tricky to trim so if you're petrified of pruning, we've got just the course for you! In this easy-to-follow, practical session, Barnsdale's Head Gardener Jon Brocklebank will show you...

  18. Add Introduction to Organic Vegetable Growing at Barnsdale Gardens to your Itinerary

    Introduction to Organic Vegetable Growing at Barnsdale Gardens

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    Workshop

    Oakham

    Monday 3 October, 10am-4pm.

    Led by Nick Hamilton, this course is aimed at both gardening novices and those who want to find out more about growing and ‘pest-proofing’ their vegetables the natural way. You’ll learn all about organic principles,...

  19. Add Pastel Art Day - Quick Snow Scenes to your Itinerary

    Pastel Art Day - Quick Snow Scenes

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    Workshop

    Exton

    Tuesday 6 December, 10.30am-4pm.

    Lucy Ellis is an experienced tutor who has lectured in Fine Art for over 10 years and her special painting days at Barnsdale are designed to take you right from scratch through to a finished painting. This...

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