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We do now have an online booking system but feel free to still give us a quick call, or text, so we can have a chat with you. This is to ensure your stay with us is perfect!

Whether you're attending a local wedding and need an early check in or whether you are staying for a business trip & you need an early breakfast time.

You can contact Lorna at anytime on 07713189949 or email her at lorna@merebrookhouse.co.uk for an immediate response. We look forward to speaking to you soon.

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0771 318 9949

lorna@merebrookhouse.co.uk

Mere Brook House, Thornton Common Road,
Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH630LU

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Ness Gardens

Ness Botanic Gardens is a beautiful 64 acre garden situated on the Dee Estuary in South Wirral. Its illustrious history is linked to the wealth, philanthropy and passion for plant-hunting of its creator AK Bulley.

From the start, Bulley shared his garden with his neighbours, and today’s visitors too are free to move around its relaxed and informal layout without restriction - so a visit to Ness feels more like strolling round the extensive grounds of a wealthy friend than a trip to a university botanic garden! The wealth of different areas within the Gardens – deciduous woodlands, wildflower meadows, stunning herbaceous borders, a delightful potager, orchard, rock garden, terraces, water gardens, specimen lawns, pine wood – give Ness genuine year-round interest.

During February the snowdrop collections carpets the Gardens, attracting visitors from far afield to see over 60 varieties. In March it is the turn of the Crocus Lawn to star, early pale yellow narcissi peppering drifts of hundreds of thousands of pale purple crocus. In spring the visitors flock to see the thousands of flowering trees and shrubs at their peak right across the Gardens and particularly in the Water Gardens and Rock Garden.

During high summer the Gardens are simply superb. Then with the onset of autumn, the changing colours of the leaves set the Garden views ablaze.

The Gardens have twice been the venue for BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time annual Summer Garden Party – attracting record audiences of thousands on both occasions and turning what was a niche occasion into a flagship event.

Ness has wheelchair-friendly paths throughout the Gardens (and free loan of wheelchairs and motorised scooters), refreshments and toilets available in the Gardens as well as in the large Visitor Centre, plenty of seating in every area and free plant and tree trails to follow.

Ness Botanic Gardens in South Wirral is not just a gardeners’ garden - it is a garden with very wide appeal which offers an unforgettable day out.

Ness Gardens not only have fantastic gardens and an amazing plant collection but also have regular concerts and events. Further details can be found on www.nessgardens.org.uk

Ness Gardens can offer you a perfect 'outdoor' venue for the Wedding Ceremony, providing an ideal setting for creating those perfect photographic memories to treasure.

 

 

Check Availability

We do now have an online booking system but feel free to still give us a quick call, or text, so we can have a chat with you. This is to ensure your stay with us is perfect! Whether you're attending a local wedding and need an early check in or whether you are staying for a business trip & you need an early breakfast time.

You can contact Lorna at anytime on 07713189949 or email her at lorna@merebrookhouse.co.uk for an immediate response. We look forward to speaking to you soon.

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An evening with Carol Drinkwater

Date:

20TH JULY 2017

Doors open 6.30 for 7PM start

What to Expect:

An evening with Carol Drinkwater

(Helen from All Creature Great and Small)

Venue:

LINGHAMS BOOSHOP

248 Telegraph Road Heswall Wirral

Tickets:

£5.00

welcome drink on arrival. Ticket redeemable against her book.

An evening with Erin Kelly

Date:

11TH JULY 2017

Doors open 6.30 for 7PM start

What to Expect:

An evening with Sunday Times Best Seller Erin Kelly

(author of the novelisation of BroadChurch)

The twisty, gripping and thought-provoking Sunday Times bestseller that readers can't stop raving about.

Venue:

LINGHAMS BOOSHOP

248 Telegraph Road Heswall Wirral CH60 7SG

Tickets:

£5.00

Ticket redeemable against her book.

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