The Savill Garden reader event

Pruning masterclass

Join us for a special day at The Savill Garden and learn how to prune with Gardeners' World Magazine Associate Editor, David Hurrion.

Exclusive reader event

Thursday 29 March 2018 - SOLD OUT, £65pp (subscriber price) £75 (reader price) 

Extra date added - Monday 9 April 2018, £65pp (subscriber price) £75 (reader price) 

Whether you’re new to gardening or have seasoned green fingers, we’ve arranged a Gardening Masterclass at this special location near Windsor in Surrey to arm you with all the advice you’ll need to get more from your plants

Recognised as one of the best woodland gardens in the country, and sitting in the heart of Windsor Great Park, The Savill Garden is a hidden gem that will delight you with 35 acres of beautifully themed landscaped gardens. 

Free goody bag worth over £25Learn how to prune

Discover the various pruning methods for different types of shrubs and roses

Learn what to prune and what not to prune in spring

Know the right tools for the job

Understand the way plants grow and the pruning outcomes

Make the right cuts to get the best from your plants

 

Your day includes

Full day's entry to The Savill Garden with time for you to explore this hidden horticultural jewel near Windsor. Includes free parking

Tea, coffee and biscuits on arrival, with a welcome from John Anderson, Keeper of the Gardens at Windsor Great Park

A two-hour practical pruning Masterclass (either morning or afternoon, according to availability) led by expert horticulturist David Hurrion

Your own set of informative pruning, full of advice and practical tips

10 per cent off purchase in the shop

A complimentary goody bag

Take lunch The Savill Garden Kitchen (not included in ticket price) or bring your own picnic to enjoy within the covered area away from the main restaurant

 


 

This exclusive event takes place on Thursday 29 March 2018 and Monday 9 April 2018, prices are as follows:

£65pp - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine subscribers

£75pp - Readers

Call 0871 220 0260, quoting 'Savill Garden', to book.

Spaces are limited for this special event. Book today to avoid disappointment.

Call to book

Book online with SeeTickets

Or call 0871 220 0260

T&Cs: In the case of unforeseen circumstances experts may be substituted. Calls charges at 10p/min plus network access charge

 


Your hosts

John Anderson

 

John Anderson, The Keeper of the Gardens

Join John Anderson, Keeper of the Gardens for welcome talk about this beautiful location.

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Hurrion

 

David Hurrion, BBC Gardeners' World Magazine Associate Editor

David Hurrion, BBC Gardeners' World Magazine's Associate Editor, has over 30 years' experience as a professional horticulturist and teacher. Join him for his two-hour practical masterclass at The Savill Garden.

 

 

 


The Savill Garden highlights

 

The Glades

The Spring Wood

 

Visitors at The Savill Garden

 


Free goody bag

You'll receive a free goody bag, worth £25, as part of this event.

 

 


 

How to book

Spaces are limited for this special event. Book today to avoid disappointment.

Call to book

This exclusive event takes place on Thursday 29 March, 2018, a prices are as follows:

£65 per person - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine subscribers

£75 per person - Readers

 

Book online with SeeTickets

Call 0871 220 0260, quoting 'Savill Garden', to book.

 

T&Cs: In the case of unforeseen circumstances experts may be substituted. Calls charges at 10p/min plus network access charge

 


 

Feedback from previous events...

 

We've had lots of excellent feedback from our reader events, here are just a few comments from our guests.

David Hurrion with guests at the pruning masterclass

 

 

"A lovely day! David was very informative and interesting with a good sense of humour - very knowledgable. The venue was amazing - hosts were very welcoming and a lovely goody bag!"

 Pruning Masterclass, March 2017

 

 

 

 

Le Manoir gardens

 

 

"I want to say a very big thank you to all concerned with the most wonderful day at The Manoir aux Quat'Saisons. It was a perfect day with superb planning and organisation."

 Lunch at Le Manoir, September 2016

 

 

 

Alan Titchmarsh and Lucy Hall at Highgrove

 

 

"Thank you for the most enjoyable evening at Highgrove - the reception, garden tour, canapés and dinner followed by the most entertaining talk by Alan. And, on leaving, the super goodie bag from BBC Gardeners' World Magazine - it was all splendid."

 Highgrove evening with Alan Titchmarsh, September 2016

 

 

 

 

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