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New Changes to the Stables Café and Restaurant

New Changes to the Stables Café and Restaurant

The Stables Café is changing… In accordance with new government guidelines, the Stables Café at Hestercombe will be separating into a takeaway café and a table-service restaurant as of Wednesday 21st October. Both areas will be accessible via the Courtyard as normal...
Autumn Arrivals – What to Spot this October at Hestercombe

Autumn Arrivals – What to Spot this October at Hestercombe

Now that summer is behind us, the cold-loving flowers and shrubs of October have started to bloom, bringing new colours and points of interest to the gardens. Read on to discover what new autumn plants and flowers are arriving this season. Asters Now is the perfect...
Gardener Blogs: Starting New Flower Beds

Gardener Blogs: Starting New Flower Beds

By Claire Greenslade, Head Gardener Have you ever been scared to start a project in the garden because of the enormity of it? It happens to all of us, especially when deciding on the size of the flower beds. I see so many gardens with skinny flower beds and plants...