Covid-19 Information

The garden centre is open as normal.

Garden Centre opening times: Monday to Saturday from 9am till 5.30pm and Sunday from 10am till 4.30pm.

Restaurant is open outside only

Restaurant opening times: Monday to Saturday from 9am till 4.30pm and Sunday from 10am till 4pm.

The fire museum is now open 3 days per week. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am till 4pm.

Rules and Information:

  • By law you must wear a face covering inside our garden centre
  • Our toilets are now fully open
  • If you or your household members have any of the Covid-19 symptoms, please do not come into store.
  • Please keep children with you at all times.
  • Dogs are not allowed in the garden centre, museum or restaurant. Assistance dogs are excluded from this.
  • Remember to take a cleaned trolley at the entrance.
  • A trolley must be taken for up to 2 adults. (this helps us to count the number of people in store - you dont need to take a trolley if you are visiting the restaurant only)
  • Social distancing measures are in place please keep a distance of 2 metres between other customers.
  • Avoid touching products you may not purchase
  • Please follow the one way system in place around the store
  • We have installed protective screens at all the till points
  • We have a hand sanitiser station at the entrance of the garden centre
  • Please follow instructions at the tills - we are taking both cash or card.
  • We ARE taking all vouchers including HTA (Horticultural Trades Association) vouchers
  • The fire museum woodland play area is open, but the fire engine remains closed.

Restaurant Rules: 

  • Booking is essential
  • If we have availability on the day we will require your name and telephone number for the booking
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • We have reduced capacity inside
  • Hand sanitiser dispensers are on each table and at the entrance