25th July 2013

The Dorothy Clive Garden is hosting Garden Games for children, daily from Monday 22nd July to Sunday 1st September 2013 inclusively. There are also educational garden trails for children. This special event admits all children up to the age of 18 for free.

Games such as Lawn Croquet, Giant Ludo, Boules, Snakes and Ladders, Croqkick, Not Just Cricket & Garden Quoits will be available in the spacious paddock area for all children to play with and enjoy.

There is also a play area for children at the back of the garden tea room, including a robust ‘buzz tower’ with rock climber, log ramp and slide and soft rubber mulch flooring which 100% recycled and toy safe.

Visitors can also delight in the intimate and informal gardens set amidst glorious countryside with seasonal plant delights such as crocosmia, daylilies and heliopsis and various other herbaceous plants.

The Tea Room, which is situated in the heart of the garden, will be open from 11.00am to 5.00pm daily. A selection of locally sourced and homemade food is available daily such as freshly baked Scones with Clotted Cream and Jam, Summer Salads, Staffordshire Oatcakes and a selection of delicious filings and cakes such as Organic Passion Cake and the traditional Coffee and Walnut cake. Children’s picnics are also available from the garden tearoom.

If you would like further information, please contact or call 01630 647237 or visit the website please visit