4 04, 2018

Warton Hall NGS Open Gardens 2018


Warton Hall Lytham FY8 5RP Open Woodland Gardens with the National Garden Scheme                                                                        CHARITY EVENT 3rd - 7th May 2018 10am - 5pm Daily Entrance   Adults £4   Children Free          Bluebell Woodland Walk Tea Room  Teas, coffee and soft drinks

18 05, 2017



NATIONAL GARDEN SCHEME AT WARTON HALL 2017 The National Garden Scheme Open Gardens 2017 taking place in the gardens of Warton Hall was an astounding success both for the visitors and the all those involved in its creation. The bluebells  which you all came to see captivated everyone carpeting the woodland floor as far as the eye could see. Now they have faded and we hope will appear again next year. The art and installations in

30 04, 2017



  Here now, Purple blown mist hovers over ripened earth. Scented song shimmers sweet, Reflecting beauty from the heavens.

1 07, 2015

Lytham Arts Festival 2015


LYTHAM ARTS FESTIVAL 2015 4TH - 12TH JULY Lytham Arts festival is 9 days of music, art, literature and dance in and around Lytham town centre. There are events and activities every day for both adults and children and of course there are plenty of wonderful restaurants and cafes to eat in and best of all there is the sea and the beach, a promenade to walk along, parks to play and to rest a while.

21 05, 2015

National Garden Scheme at Warton Hall


And so the people came to visit the garden and the woodland, to see the Bluebells and the trees: and they were just spectacular. The sun shone and the Tea Room was a buzz of chatter and chinking of tea cups with so many cakes it was difficult to choose which one to eat. Those that came to help welcomed everyone at the gate and

6 05, 2015

National Garden Scheme Artists Work arrives


The joy of being 2 years old.Scarlett dressed for all weathers. Bluebells galore Silent Walk Horse. Black smith Gill Grice. Bluebells galore Art Installation by Nicola Thompson 'Washing Line' 'Which is Real, the Woodland or the Mirror Image?'by Nicola Thompson This week 20 artists are bringing their work to place in the woodland and gardens of Warton Hall. The sun

27 04, 2015

Work in Progress in the Garden


Art Installation by Nicola Thompson Nicola sitting in the Weeping Hornbeam taking a break from racking up the autumn leaves Scarlett Emily Rose a free spirit Taking out the floors to the north wing of Warton Hall. Only two weeks to go and the gates will open at Warton Hall for visitors to walk the woodland paths and see the sculptures in the garden. The trees are covered

9 02, 2015

Warton Hall Opens with the National Garden Scheme 2015


                        Warton Hall will be opening to the public 9th - 17th May 2015 with the National Garden Scheme. Warton Hall is a small Georgian Manor house in Lancashire once the home of Augustus Wykeham Clifton. The gardens are approximately 4 acres of mainly woodland and lawn. There is a bog garden and vegetable garden. Interested persons are invited to submit their own ideas as to how they could contribute to the Woodland Meditation

27 10, 2014

Contemporary Tableware Glass 2014


My tableware glass pieces are beautiful, well made, colourful, practical and affordable. The collection consists of glass platters and coasters for cheeses or cakes (as an example), in sets with 2 or 4 coasters. They are kiln fused glass with smooth, organic formed edges and small clear ‘feet’ that lift them off the table surface. There are three different standard sizes, 23cmx23cm, 28cmx28cm and 34cmx34cm. Sizes can be made to order. Colours can be selected from the extensive range

28 06, 2014

Glass in The Bank 2014


Contemporary Glass Exhibition 22nd July - 10th August 2014 Featuring Ten Northern Glass Artists with invited guest John Ditchfield. Lytham Heritage Centre, Henry Street Lytham FY8 5LE 10am - 4pm every day except Monday FREE ENTRY ALL EXHIBITS FOR SALE