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Japanese influences discovered at Walkers Garden Nursery - By Trevor Nash

Posted:

8th April 2020


It was great to see our Show Gardens featuring in the Spring copy of the Japanese Garden Society journal “Shakkei”. Read the full article below - Japanese influences discovered at Walkers Garden Nursery - Written By Trevor Nash

Chelsea Flower Show Throwback

Posted:

18th March 2020


In these unsettling times one thing you can still do is to go outdoors and enjoy nature. (Make sure you keep checking and adhering to government guidelines.)

Field To Fork

Posted:

23rd August 2019


Here at Walker's we are really passionate about using locally sourced, fresh produce in our food wherever we can. Our new on site vegetable garden is the main focus of our #FieldToFork initiative - You can't get much more local than that!

Walker's Heritage | Pines & Conifers

Posted:

17th January 2019


Spring is fast approaching and we’re hoping to provide a little inspiration on showcasing the humble pine and conifer into your garden!

Elizabeth Is Missing by Emma Healey

Posted:

3rd April 2018


This books follows the main character Maud, an ageing grandmother, who believes that her friend Elizabeth is missing, but no one seems to believe her or take her seriously. Is it because Maud suffers from dementia or is something more sinister going on? 

The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick

Posted:

3rd April 2018


This book is a historical novel about Eleanor of Aquitaine during the 12th Century, starting with the death of her father to her being married to Henry II of England.

To Catch A Rabbit by Helen Cadbury

Posted:

3rd April 2018


I was looking forward to reading this book as it was set in my hometown of Doncaster, and also York, a place I know very well.

Outside Catering Service

Posted:

9th January 2018


We offer an bespoke outside catering service through our Food To Go counter. 

We can make a selection of savouries and desserts to cater for a family party or you can simply order one of your favourite cakes. There is no minimum spend, just discuss your needs with our Food To Go team and we will do our best to meet them.

Walkers Pines

Posted:

18th December 2017


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A Week in December Sebastian Faulks

Posted:

12th December 2017


This book is possibly not one that I would have chosen for myself. However, I have to say I did enjoy it. 

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We have lots renewable energy initiatives, such as recycling rain water for plant irrigation, 150sqm of solar panels, a ground source heat pump
that heats the gift shop and provides hot water for the bakery and a biomass boiler which heats the greenhouses, the cafe and toilets.

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Walkers Nurseries

We are open

We are excited to announce that Walker’s Nurseries has now reopened. Following the Government guidelines to allow us to reopen safely, things will be a little different. Only a limited number of customers are allowed inside, so please be patient as there may be a queue to enter. There is a maximum of 2 people allowed from the same household to shop together, and we have a one way system to limit dwelling and keep movement through the store.

We have increased cleaning and disinfectant measures and are saying no dogs allowed, except assistance dogs, during this time.

Our Garden Centre, Food To Go and Show Gardens are now open, whilst The Potting Shed and The Garden Restaurant will be remaining closed until further notice.

We appreciate your co-operation and look forward to seeing you.

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