October 2023 Newsletter

October 2023 Newsletter

October has arrived with its cooler mornings and the evenings are beginning to draw in.

We will soon be changing the planting within the Court Garden to provide some winter colour and plant spring bulbs and, dare I say it, we will soon be dusting off the Christmas decorations too, as the festive stock is now starting to appear in the shop.

Click the button below to read more from CEO Jon's monthly journal...

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Volunteer open day


On Thursday 23 November we're holding an open day to provide anyone interested in volunteering at Trebah an opportunity to find out more and meet the team.

We're looking for a team of volunteers to work in the garden and plant centre, as well as on events, visitor experience and maintenance.

If you think this could be you, click below to find out more and book your slot for the open day.

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Darren's Diary

Darren's Diary


This month, Darren picks out his top plants for October, including salvias, hydrangeas, cyclamen and dichroa.

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Sunday roasts & winter specials return!


Sunday roasts
Starts 8 October, served 12pm - 2.30pm

Enjoy meat supplied by traditional local butcher Brian Etherington and only the freshest local vegetables.

Winter warmer Wednesdays
Starts 1 November, served 12pm - 2.30pm

Each week our kitchen team will rustle up a delicious 2 and 3 course menu packed with hearty, tasty dishes.

Fish and chip Fridays
Starts 3 November, served 12pm - 2.30pm

Each Friday, enjoy delicious beer-battered fish and chips, tartare sauce and mushy peas, handcooked by our kitchen team.

Booking is recommended. Please call 01326 252200 and press 3 for Trebah Kitchen.


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Bulbs are back!

photo of plant bulbs on display
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Have you filled in our visitor survey?

A few months ago we launched a visitor survey to find out what you think and how we can improve.

A big thanks to everyone who's filled it in so far. If you haven't done so already, it takes around 5 minutes and can be completed by clicking the button below.

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Upcoming events


Creatures Of The Night Trail

As the days get shorter, discover which animals prefer the cover of darkness in our BRAND NEW autumn trail.

When you’ve finished, return to the entrance desk by 4pm and claim your prize. Trails cost £2 each.


leaf prints in autumn colours
Autumn Mini Prints Workshop

Friday 10 November, 1pm
Find out more >>>


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