Chance to tour woodland plot

VISITORS have a chance to tour a 60-acre private woodland garden in Evenley every weekend from now until July 1.

Evenley Wood Garden will open from 11am to 5pm each Saturday and Sunday in June.

The garden contains many varieties of plant, including what could be the largest collection of lilies growing outdoors in the UK. It will also host a lily festival on July 14.

Entry is £5 for adults and £1 for children. For details and directions, visit

Evenley Wood is also looking for volunteers to help with open days. Contact the owners on 07776 307849 for details.