Picnic at The Manor, Hemingford Grey
Wednesday 15 June 2022 from 5:30pm-8:30pm
Entry, including a glass of Prosecco or soft drink, £12 before 20 May,
or £15 after 20 May, with last bookings on 8 June.
Diana Boston and the CGT Council of Management warmly invite members and their guests to an informal summer’s evening, bring-your-own picnic in the lovely grounds of Diana’s home at Hemingford Grey Manor. The house was built in the 1130’s and is one of the oldest private houses in the country. Some rooms will be open for guests to explore. The gardens feature a moat, topiary, old roses, award-wining irises and herbaceous borders. Off-street parking will be available, and a map can be found here. Do bring a picnic to enjoy with friends in the grounds from 5:30pm-8:30pm.
Getting there: The address is The Manor, Hemingford Grey, Huntingdon PE28 9BN.
From Huntingdon: exit A1307 left at junction 25, follow New Road to T-junction with High Street; turn right and look for CGT parking in field on left at sharp right bend.
From Cambridge: exit A1307 left at junction 25 and cross dual carriageway, follow Rideaway to junction with Royal Oak Lane; turn right and follow to T-junction with High Street; turn right and look for CGT parking in field on left at sharp right bend.
From the parking field: please follow the riverside footpath to The Manor gateway.
A map and directions can be found here.
Bookings: preferably by BACS transfer to Cambridgeshire County Garden Trust (sort code 20-29-68, account number 30347639) using your name as reference. Cheques, payable to Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust, may be sent to Jane Sills, The Willows, Ramsey Road, Ramsey Forty Foot PE26 2XN.