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December 2017- Father Christmas has arrived at Whitakers! See our Grotto Opening times below

 Please note that Santa's sleigh is currently being modified for the 25th December hence we chauffeured him in.


December 2017 - Static Birds of Prey Event. Whitakers Garden Centre 3rd December 2017.  With S & R Birds, a family run business offering a very personal, informal, educational and professional bird of prey experience. Come and meet these fabulous birds of prey for a ‘hands on’ experience. CRB accredited.

December 2017 - Small Childrens inflatable Play Park.While you and your family await the exciting visit to see Santa, take advantage of our extended café area and supervise your little ones enjoying a play in our new for 2017 inflatable Play Park. We Politely ask- To ensure your childs safety we ask you to supervise your children whilst in the play area and the garden centre at all times. There will be a member of staff present during the play area open hours.

November 2017 - The Coffee Morning held on the 7th November 2017 on behalf of the Willowbrook Hospice proved very success in helping to raise funds for the brilliant work that Willowbrook undertake. Ian Lammond -Whitakers Garden Centre Manager – commented ‘’ We are proud to be associated with Willowbrook Hospice, for us to raise over £500 during the coffee morning  just shows the strength of feeling locally in supporting the excellent service the staff and volunteers of the Hospice provide.’’ We would also like to thank Jean Beesley for organising the event and look forward to supporting further fundraising events during 2018.



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