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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Charlton Manor Primary School Secret Garden

Charlton Manor Primary School Secret Garden
(Photo: Duncan Catterall)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Tea, coffee and school-made cakes. Pond-dipping. Exploration of our observation beehive. Tour of the garden with staff available to answer questions.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Indus Road
Nearest postcode: SE7 7EF

Buses

53, 54, 89, 422, 486

Station

Charlton

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Flat gravel paths may be difficult for wheelchairs, but we can assist.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

Hidden away, you will discover our Secret Garden. A number of years ago it was derelict. Today it's a haven with flower beds, vegetables, fruit trees and vines, greenhouse, wildlife area with pond, bird hide, chickens and our very own bees. The garden has been awarded Green Flag status for the past four years.

In 2012 Charlton Manor led schools from Greenwich on a learning journey into plant care, resulting in growing beautiful cut flowers, being awarded a silver-gilt medal at the Chelsea Flower Show and meeting Her Majesty the Queen. Every year since we have been involved at Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Shows and Bexley in Bloom.

School Gardener: Nicholas Shelley
Capital Growth garden: 6
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Tea, coffee and school-made cakes. Pond-dipping. Exploration of our observation beehive. Tour of the garden with staff available to answer questions.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Indus Road
Nearest postcode: SE7 7EF

Buses

53, 54, 89, 422, 486

Station

Charlton

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Flat gravel paths may be difficult for wheelchairs, but we can assist.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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