This bank holiday we'd love you to join us to celebrate the start of summer and the amazing world of the bee at our annual May Day Festival.
Bees are crucial to the existence of our survival and the whole eco-system and we would like to let you know more about these amazing creatures and what we're doing to help secure their future.The May Day festivities will include a talk on bees, letting you into their tiny world, looking at the hives in detail and showing you how they live and make honey right here in the Castle garden.
Plus there is plenty more to see and do..... Live music
Maypole dancing Nature walks
Plant stalls Garden demos
To keep you sustained throughout the day we'll be providing refeshments for sale; Seasonal garden teas
Cob oven pizzas and breads Cakes and other refreshments available from the Castle Cafe
We will be having a bonfire from 5pm
Sunday 17th May
11.30am - 3.30pm
The Big Swish
Do you have clothes in your wardrobe you don't wear that you think someone else might love?
Why not see if you can exchange them for something you will like?
11.30am - 1.00pm:Sign up & exchange your item(s) for token(s)
1.00pm - 3.30pm:Clothes Swap
Relax in the Castle’s tranquil garden and spruce up your wardrobe too! Delicious refreshments- homemade cakes and meals using garden ingredients, are available from the Cafe.
What to bring:
Good condition items of clothing, accessories and shoes to swap. No socks or underwear. How it works:
Tokens will be given out when you donate an item and then you
can swap like for like, or upgrade your token for £1 or £2