Calendar of Public Events

The places on our courses and conducted tours are limited.  This ensures that every visitor to Blackden can benefit from its unique atmosphere and that each visit reflects the interests of the visitors.

Booking

Places may be reserved by using our on-line reservation form or completing and posting our booking form or contact us by phone or e-mail to discuss.

In addition to public events, the Trust supports research and organises educational courses for schools.

Tours and adult courses are open to adults and young people over the age of sixteen.

Fees for tours

Individual: £10.00 Early bird:     £9.50
Group (18+): £9.00 per person Minimum charge for a group tour:  10 places

Early Bird and Group rates apply when payment is received at least a calendar month in advance.

2017 Events

      May 2017

Wednesday 10th May     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Saturday 20th May     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

      June 2017

Saturday 3rd June     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Saturday 10th June     7.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Tatterdemalion: the making of a book

An evening of discussion and readings with writer Sylvia Lindstead, painter Rima Staines and hosted by author Elizabeth Garner: novelist, founding trustee of The Blackden Trust and editor at Unbound

Fee £10.00 per head, redeemable against a purchase of Tatterdemalion ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Wednesday 14th June     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

      July 2017

Wednesday 12th July     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

      August 2017

Wednesday 9th August     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Saturday 19th August     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

      September 2017

Saturday 2nd September     10.30 am - 3.30 pm

Special Interest Day - Discovering The Owl Service

Discovering The Owl Service – The plates, the place and the stories
Talk by Griselda Garner

Fee £30.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Saturday 9th September     10.30 am - 3.30 pm

Petals and Claws Clay Modelling Workshop

Revisiting the Owl Service 50 years on

Join Liz Ellis for this one day workshop where you will create your own porcelain owl. These will b ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Saturday 30th September     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Please use the on-line booking facility, call or e-mail to book.     More details      To make a reservation  

Earlier events

      March 2017

Saturday 25th March     2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Conducted Tour

Conducted Tour of The Old Medicine House and Garden

Fee £10.00 Early Bird and Group discounts available ...

Saturday 11th March     3 pm

Friends of the Blackden Trust Talk by John Prag

The Story of Alderley - Life on the Edge

Venue - Terra Nova School, Jodrell Bank, Cheshire CW4 8BT
Tickets £10 by email: brianrich457@bt ...

Accommodation

A list of local accommodation is available to download.

Contact for all events

The Blackden Trust
The Old Medicine House
Off Bridge Lane
Blackden
Holmes Chapel
Cheshire CW4 8BY

Tel: 01477 571445

Printed on: 25 Apr 2017

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