Carloway garden open

AS part of Scotland’s Gardens Scheme (SGS) – gardens open for charity – Carloway oasis Leathad Ard is once again open throughout the summer to welcome visitors.

Open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays until August 25 from 1.45pm-6pm – or by appointment, except Sundays – entry to the garden is by donation (with a suggested minimum of £3).

Forty percent of money received will be donated to the Red Cross, and the net remaining to SGS beneficiaries.

As well as a tour of the garden, there will be the opportunity to buy plants cultivated by Leathad Ard owners Mr and Mrs Oakley. To arrange an appointment, call 01851 643204 or email

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