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Proud of Harlow is excited to sponsor the Environment category of the Harlow Architectural Design Awards (HADA). HADA, now in its fourth year, was set up to encourage the highest standards of architecture, landscaping and development while preserving the environment and the town’s heritage.  This year a specific environmental category hasContinue Reading

Treat your Mum! Sunday 30th March, 2014. Garden and Barn Tearoom open 2-6pm. Adults £4, Concessions £3. Free entry for accompanied Mothers. Garden Open 30th March 2014, then every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, 2-6pm until September 2014 The Gibberd Garden, Marsh Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA. Tel 01279 442112

Amanda Westbury writes about Gatehouse Arts; Art, Community and Friendship coming together in the heart of Harlow many friendships formed through people working together to realise an idea or concept, through a joint venture putting on a show or event, or by just having a shared interest. Gatehouse Arts firstContinue Reading

Historians and garden experts describe Sir Frederick Gibberd’s garden as being a ‘20th century masterpiece’ or ‘landscape as theatre’, but it simply makes me smile. Smile because Sir Frederick didn’t have a grand plan for his garden, if something didn’t work he simply moved it elsewhere or got rid ofContinue Reading

Gates open 6pm, starts 8pm Admission Adults £10.00 (on door £12.00), Children £8.00 (on door £10.00) Bring a picnic and enjoy the Garden before the show DOT Productions are a professional company who have been a regular feature in the Garden for three years. They delighted us with She StoopsContinue Reading

Strawberry Cream Tea Sunday, Sunday June 30 2pm – 6pm Adults £4.00. Concessions £3.00. Accompanied children £1.00 (6-16) Cream teas not included Get your own little piece of Wimbledon by enjoying a strawberry cream tea and of course experiencing the peace and tranquillity of this ‘hidden gem of a garden'(tripContinue Reading

CAMRA Real Ale Festival Saturday & Sunday June 15 & 16 From 12 noon to 8.00pm Adults £4.00. Concessions £3.00 inc. CAMRA members. Accompanied children: 6-16 £1.00 (under 6 free) A great family day out. Our CAMRA colleagues have sourced real ales and ciders from local micro-breweries; the Barn tea-roomContinue Reading

Friday June 14 Gardens open: 6.00pm. Music from: 7.30pm. Adults £10.00. No concessions Accompanied Children £5.00 An open-air concert of good jazz in lovely surroundings and an opportunity to stroll round the Garden created by Sir Frederick Gibberd, with its eighty sculptures. Bring a picnic and some folding chairs orContinue Reading