If you’re looking to give the gift of an experience to a loved one this Christmas, then the businesses at Brogdale Farm have a wide selection of courses and experiences involving growing, producing and rural crafts. Many of our tenants are running workshops, courses, treatments and experiences which are perfect for Christmas presents. They also sell gift vouchers, which enable people to choose their own experience to enjoy at Brogdale Farm. So why not give the gift of a Brogdale experience this Christmas.
At Brogdale Farm we have at terrific artisan micro-brewery called Mad Cat. They are passionate about brewing and sharing their knowledge and experience with customers and those who love beer.
They are holding brewery tours next year on 23rd April and 1st May. These are a great opportunity to visit their brewery and meet the brewers; learn the craft of beer making; explore different styles of beer and discover how they are made. Of course, participants get to sample some beers along the way!
The tours cost £25 a head and can be booked here.
We are so lucky at Brogdale Farm to have the extremely popular chocolatier Kakawa here making their delicious artisan chocolate. They also run workshops designed for budding chocolatiers of any age who would like to have a go at making their own chocolate.
For chocolate fans of all ages. For more details click here.
Treat your loved one to a gorgeous relaxing treatment from the practitioners at the Country Practice at Brogdale. They have a wide range of treatments for the body and soul including massages, facials, hot stone treatments, reiki, aromatherapy and much, much more.
Their small but very experienced team take the time to find out what their clients need and develop a bespoke treatment which is just perfect.
Their gift packs are beautifully presented with bows, tissue and dried flowers. They would be a lovely way to help someone you care about take some precious time out for themselves.
Contact them to order your gift voucher using the link here.
At last, everything you needed to know about growing fruit trees – from the experts at Grow!
Grow is holding two workshops early next year on Growing Fruit for Beginners.
In a relaxed and friendly environment, participants will learn about selecting the best trees for their outdoor spaces; how to plant fruit trees; looking after their trees; pest and disease problems and also how to prune. There will also be a useful question and answers session.
This is a great course for beginners and can be booked via Grow’s website here.
Taking place on the 16th January and 6th February.
Brogdale Collections has a varied programme of rural workshops and courses planned for next year which are perfect gifts for anyone who loves growing, making or nature. Most of the courses take place in the orchards and buildings at Brogdale and are delivered by friendly, knowledgeable specialists.
Their schedule of courses includes:
Another great gift idea from Brogdale Collections is their Orchard Pass. It only costs £13.50 for an adult and offers year around access to the unique orchards at Brogdale.
All vouchers and passes are presented in attractive Brogdale gift cards.
Full details of next year’s courses can be found here.