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Gardens, stalls and all that jazz

07 August 2013

Great Comp at Platt, near Borough Green

Great Comp at Platt, near Borough Green

The 11th Great Comp Garden Show takes place this weekend.

Held in the beautiful gardens of the 17th century Great Comp manor house in Platt, near Borough Green, it will feature unusual plants for sale by specialist nurseries from Kent, Essex and West Sussex.

There will be stalls selling ornamental gardenware goods and work by local artists. Visitors can also enjoy the grounds, which boast a range of exotic plants from around the world and an extensive salvia collection.

Entertainment will be provided by jazz ensemble Swing 32, who will perform on the lawn throughout the weekend.

Glasses of Pimm's will be on offer, and there will also be a range of refreshments available at the Old Dairy Tearooms.

It is taking place from 11am to 5pm on Saturday, August 10 and Sunday, August 11.
Normal admission prices apply: adults £6; concessions £5.50; children aged six to 16 £2.50 and family £15.

Call 0173 2 885094 or visit

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