Peaceful garden

THE garden at 10 Wendover Close, Rippingale, home of Chris and Tim Bladon, is opening for the National Gardens Scheme.

The garden will be open on Saturday and Sunday, May 28 and 29, from 11am-5pm.

This is a peaceful village garden of approximately half an acre containing usual and unusual herbaceous plants, shrubs and trees of general and specialist interest in a secluded situation.

Admission is £2.50, children free. There will be home-made teas and plants for sale.

The NGS raises over £2 million every year for national nursing, gardening and other charitable causes.