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RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park 22 July to 26 July 2009

For more information on RHS Tatton Park Flower Show 2009 and to buy tickets - click here or on the banner



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Be inspired, be creative. Be at RHS Show Tatton Park this summer

Experience summer in all its glory at Tatton Park. Come along and see the latest innovative creations from up-and-coming garden designers. Let your imagination be fired through vibrant floral displays and non-stop gardening inspiration. There's plenty to see and even more to take home with an abundance of stylish gardening accessories, seasonal plants and a rich crop of ideas to make your garden grow.
Experience summer in all its glory at Tatton Park. Come along and see the latest innovative creations from up-and-coming garden designers. Let your imagination be fired through vibrant floral displays and non-stop gardening inspiration. There's plenty to see and even more to take home with an abundance of stylish gardening accessories, seasonal plants and a rich crop of ideas to make your garden grow.


Travelling to the show

Cars
The flower show will be signposted on all major roads. On the approach to Tatton Park, please ignore your satellite navigation systems and follow the temporary road signs and instructions from the police.


Parking
There is ample parking within the grounds of Tatton Park, free of charge.

You will be directed to an appropriate car park on arrival. All car parks are open from 8am, and close one hour after the show. Shuttle buses, some with wheelchair access, are available where appropriate to assist in transportation to the entrances.

Parking on the roads around the showground is strictly prohibited.


Rail
Trains run between Manchester, Piccadilly and Knutsford (approx. 40 minutes).

For full details on all regional services (including information for disabled visitors) visit the GMPTE website , call 0870 608 2608 or call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.


Metrolink
There is also a frequent Metrolink service between Manchester Piccadilly and Altrincham (approx. 30 minutes).

For full details visit the GMPTE website or call 0870 608 2608.


Courtesy bus
Services operate daily to the showground from Altrincham station and from the Knutsford Gate entrance to the Tatton Park estate (10 minutes’ walk from Knutsford Station) from 8.30am to 7.30pm (Sunday 8.30am to 6pm).


Cycling
Bicycle racks will be available near the entrances to the show.


Coaches
The coach park will be clearly signposted from the A556, and is free of charge.


Disabled visitors
Orange/blue badge holders will be directed to reserved sections of the showground car parks.

Manual and electric wheelchairs are available for loan, but must be reserved in advance. For information please call 0845 260 7000 from 5 January 2009. Limited availability. Closing date for booking, 17 July 2009.

Attendants cannot be provided but one companion is admitted free of charge per wheelchair user, visually impaired visitor or other person whose disability necessitates a carer.


Catering
There is a wide range of catering at the show. To reserve a table in the Tatton Brasserie for the day of your visit, call 0845 260 7000 from 3 November 2008 during office hours (booking line closes two days before relevant show day). Please book early to avoid disappointment.


Restaurant bookings cost
Brasserie – Lunch £42

Hospitality packages

Entertain friends or clients in our first class corporate hospitality area or take a private area in the facility for larger groups.

Find out more and book your package


Accommodation
For details of local hotel accommodation contact Expotel quoting TPFS09. E-mail:
events@expotel.com , visit www.expotel.com/tpfs09 or call 0845 054 8740.

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Facilities
Bank, cloakroom, left luggage, plant crèche, pharmacy, and children’s crèche (2-9 years old, maximum stay two hours, first come first served basis) are available within the showground.


Catalogue information
Catalogues cost £3.50 (plus £1.40 p&p in advance). Catalogues can be ordered in advance by calling 0844 209 0353, when buying your tickets online or bought on the day. The last day for ordering catalogues in advance is 24 June 2009.

Please note that catalogues will be posted first class during the week before the show.

This service is ONLY available within the UK.


The showground
No animals admitted to the show, except for registered guide or assistance dogs.

Please note that this is a temporary, outdoor event on open parkland and is subject to varying weather and ground conditions. Although some temporary trackway is laid, much of the event is on open ground and care must be taken. We therefore advise that you check the weather forecast for the day of your visit, consider the nature of the event and the effects of any inclement weather on surface conditions, and wear suitable clothing and footwear. In extreme weather conditions, access may be restricted in the interest of safety.

Visitors will be subject to security searches.

Access information for disabled visitors
Full details on access to and around the showground


Terms & conditions
Tickets are sold subject to the terms and conditions of issue. You should note that in the event of cancellation or curtailment of the whole or part of the event, only limited refunds are available. A full copy of the terms and conditions (including the refund policy) is available online or by writing to the Membership Department, RHS, 80 Vincent Square, London SW1P 2PE.


Opening times
Wednesday to Saturday: 10am – 6.30pm
Sunday: 10am – 5.00pm

Ticket prices

Members
See the show first and at its best on the preview day, Wednesday 22 July or save £10 on a pair of public day tickets when booked in advance.

(two tickets = £38 in advance, £48 on the day)


Join the RHS today
Gain access to the preview day and save £6 on the advanced price of a pair of public day tickets

(2 members’ tickets = £38, 2 public tickets = £44)

RHS members rates (in advance) Day(s) 10am–6.30pm
Wed 22 £25
Thu 23 – Sun 26 * £19
Public rates Day(s) 10am – 6.30pm
Thu 23 – Sun 26 * Adult £22

On the day tickets * Adult £24

* The show closes at 5pm on Sun 26 July


Children 16 and under FREE with accompanying adult

£1.75 fee per booking (RHS members exempt)


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