Midgley Open Gardens

Midgley Open Gardens 2018

What?

The villagers of Midgley, near Hebden Bridge, will open their hidden gardens to visitors for the weekend of 9th and 10th June 2018.

Various local gardens will be open, ranging from secluded woodlands to intimate courtyards and large country-style gardens, displaying a variety of styles from the traditional to the most contemporary designs.

Home-made refreshments will be available at many gardens, and home-made lunches will be available at Midgley Community room and at some open gardens.

Gardeners will be hosting plant sales, music, knitwear, paintings, and craft activities.

Details to Download

We have a map of where all the open gardens are and you can download the Open Gardens Programme, giving a little information about each of the gardens open this year.

When?

Gardens will be open from 11am to 5pm on Saturday 9th June and Sunday 10th June.

This event only happens every two years.

How Much?

Entrance tickets just £5.00 per adult (accompanied children are free), available from Midgley Shop or from selected sites on the day.

Tickets bought on Saturday are valid for Sunday too.

Where?

Midgley is near the hilltop above Mytholmroyd.

By Bus

From Halifax service 574 to Midgley (Sat every hour, Sun every 2 hours). Terminates in Midgley village centre.

Alternatively…

  • 590/592 from Halifax,
  • 592/590 from Todmorden via Hebden Bridge (Sat every 10 min, Sun every 30 min),
  • 592 from Burnley,
  • 590 from Rochdale (Sat and Sun every hour)

Alight at Ellen Royd Lane stop; it is a pleasant 15 min walk up the hill via Naylor Lane to the lower part of the village.

By Car

From Hebden Bridge, turn left off the A646 at Mytholmroyd into Midgley Road. Turn right into Midgley at the top of the road.

From Halifax turn right off the A646 into Luddenden Lane after the pelican crossing at Luddendenfoot and follow the road up the hill.

Car parking is available at Midgley School, HX2 6TZ