Christmas comes early at garden centre

The Christmas scene at Heighley Gate Garden Centre.
The Christmas scene at Heighley Gate Garden Centre.

A garden centre is preparing to get into the Christmas spirit with a special family-themed event.

Heighley Gate Garden Centre, near Morpeth, is launching its festive ranges with the Joy of Christmas Opening Night.

The centre will pack its shelves with thousands of new gifts, home and outdoor decorations, for the event on Thursday, October 29, from 4pm to 8.30pm.

There will be live music, complimentary drinks, food sampling and a professional photographer will be available to take your family Christmas photo in front of a Christmas scene.

Adrian Drake, Heighley Gate Garden Centre manager, said: “We want to give our customers a little bit of extra Christmas wonder this year.”

“We have planned one of our most exciting festive events programme to date and will be offering a relaxed shopping environment within a magical Christmas atmosphere.

“Our all-round shopping experience is better than ever before with inspirational Christmas ranges showcased through spectacular displays in our centre, we can’t wait to welcome everyone.”