All hands to the pumpkin
The year’s not over yet, but with less hands-on gardening to do, take the time to sign up for a course, or take part in one of these seasonal events, says Emma Mills
take an evening winter stroll around Powis Castle and see it’s illuminated gardens, terraces and courtyard. Arboretum, 9am-4pm. Beautiful wintry landscape, with stalls of gifts and festive treats, makes this the perfect time to enjoy the arboretum. Suggested donation £1. Free entry to gift and food fair. Make your own Christmas holly wreath to dress your front door. This fun and festive workshop. Equipment provided, incl. mince pies and mulled wine.
Hallowe’en fun: pumpkin fans, top; Autumn treats at Great Comp, above