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Gravetye Manor

Vowels Lane
West Hoathly
Sussex
RH19 4LJ
 
Tel: +44 (0) 1342 810567
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Gravetye Manor

We are delighted to introduce our Events Programme for Autumn/Winter 2014. We are taking bookings for these now, so join us for captivating speakers, fine wines, exquisite food and exciting workshops. For further information or to book any of the events below, please contact our Events Team on 01342 810567.

Drawing at Gravetye with Charlotte Verity – Thursday 4th September 2014

Having studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, Charlotte has had solo shows at the Anne Berthoud Gallery, the Browse and Darby gallery and at the North House Gallery in 2012. 2010 was spent as the artist in residence at the Garden Museum, culminating in an exhibition there in 2011.
 
Any level of experience is welcome.
Gathering at 10.00am and finishing at approximately 5.00pm.
£150.00 per person, inclusive of the day’s workshop with Charlotte, morning coffee and pastries, a three course lunch with wine, tea and cake during the afternoon and soft drinks throughout the day. 
 
Please contact us for a residential package to stay the evening of 3rd September.
 

Living in Harmony with Bees with Heidi Herrmann from the Natural Beekeeping Trust - Tuesday 16th September 2014

Heidi will explore how we can contribute as gardeners and nature lovers to a better future for this most beneficial of insects, the delightful honeybee. Heidi Herrmann is a founder member of the Natural Beekeeping Trust.

Gathering at 12.30 for 1.00pm
£75.00 per person, aperitif, 2 courses and drinks inclusive.
Smart casual.


Gravetye Garden Talk: Preparing the borders
Lunch and talk with head gardener Tom Coward followed by a walk in the garden - Monday 29th September 2014

In this talk Tom will discuss how he and his team manage the flower borders at Gravetye.  He will cover how plants are selected and grown as well as the preparation of the ground and the ultimate planting combinations.

Gathering at 12.30 for 1.00pm
£75.00 per person, aperitif, 2 courses and drinks inclusive.
Smart casual.


Gravetye Garden Talk:  Jim Buttress VMH – 65 years in horticulture - Thursday 16th October

Jim is a renowned judge and horticultural expert. Fresh from BBC 2′s Grow, Make, Eat: The Great Allotment Challenge, Jim is one of the UK’s leading gardening experts. He was superintendent of the Royal Parks for 25 years and his clients have included Her Majesty the Queen and his old friend the Queen Mother. At any one time only 63 people in the world hold the Victoria Medal of Honour – the highest accolade in horticulture. Jim is one of them. He was also head judge for ‘Britain in Bloom’ for 25 years, where he was nicknamed ‘Judge Dread’!

Gathering at 12.30 for 1.00pm
£75.00 per person, aperitif, 2 courses and drinks inclusive.
Smart casual.


Wild mushroom tasting dinner with head chef George Blogg - Tuesday 21st October

Join us for an evening of Autumnal culinary delights as George takes us through his repertoire of inventive mushroom dishes. Foraged locally and prepared by the kitchen at Gravetye, be ready for a feast for all the senses.

Gathering at 7.30 for 8.00pm
£95.00 per person, aperitif, tasting menu and wines inclusive.
Lounge suits.


To book any of these events please call 01342 810567 and press two for events or email events@gravetyemanor.co.uk. Full pre-payment will be required at time of booking.
Please note that Gravetye Club Members will receive a two week priority booking window. If you are not a Gravetye Club Member please do call to register your interest and we will contact you as soon as we are able to confirm your place.

Into November and December…

Tuesday 4th November
Guy Fawkes Dinner and Fireworks

Gathering at 6.30pm for fireworks followed by supper at 7.00pm.
£95.00 per person, aperitif, 3 courses and wines inclusive.
Smart casual.

Thursday 13th November
Gravetye Garden Talk: Getting the most out of the kitchen garden

Lunch and talk with head gardener Tom Coward followed by a walk in the garden.
Gathering at 12.30 for 1.00pm
£75.00 per person, aperitif, 2 courses and drinks inclusive.
Smart casual.

Wednesday 26th November
William Robinson Lunch: Dishes from the past, with head chef George Blogg

Gathering at 12.30 for 1.00pm
£65.00 per person, aperitif, 3 courses and drinks inclusive.
Smart casual.

Christmas Gazebo Flower Workshops

Join us for another series of Gazebo Flower Workshops, this time with Christmas themes. Hosted by our Chelsea award winning head florist Sue Flight, create a stunning centrepiece or wreath in the festive and relaxed atmosphere of our oak framed Gazebo in the Little Garden. Group sizes will be kept small to ensure maximum attention from Sue. Please note the Gazebo is heated but we recommend warm clothing be worn on the day.
Gathering at 9.30am and finishing at approximately 1.30pm.
£60 per person, including the workshop, tea/coffee on arrival and a light sandwich lunch.

Christmas Gazebo Flower Workshop Dates:

Christmas Centrepiece

Monday 17th November

Christmas Wreath Making 

Monday 24th November
Tuesday 25th November
Monday 1st December
Tuesday 2nd December
To book any of these events please call 01342 810567 and press two for events or email events@gravetyemanor.co.uk. Full pre-payment will be required at time of booking.
Please note that Gravetye Club Members will receive a two week priority booking window. If you are not a Gravetye Club Member please do call to register your interest and we will contact you as soon as we are able to confirm your place.

In the Garden News

Tom enjoys August in the Flower Garden as well as the fruits of his labour in the Kitchen Garden…

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In the Kitchen News

Head Chef George gets excited about the raspberries from our kitchen garden this month, read on for his raspberry vinegar recipe…

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