Top Gardens for 2015

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The Herbaceous Border at Arley Hall Executive Vice President of the RHS Jim Gardiner is leading the search for the RHS’ new fifth Garden. Previously Director of Horticulture and Curator of the RHS’ flagship garden, RHS Garden Wisley, and recently winner of the International Garden Tourism Award, Jim has worked in horticulture for nearly 50… Read more »

Try birch sap – 2015’s big health fad – at Arley Hall

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You may well have heard about this year’s health fad – birch sap, a drink that is extracted from silver birch trees. It is set to replace coconut water as the health drink to be seen with in 2015 and reports suggest it can combat everything from high cholesterol to flu, kidney stones, headaches, eczema… Read more »

George Osborne welcomes new Disney series to Cheshire

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Tatton MP and Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visited Arley Hall in Cheshire to meet the cast and crew of Disney and Lime Pictures’ latest hit production, Evermoor. Evermoor is a UK-based live action series produced and filmed by Lime Pictures in the North West of England. Already seen by 1.5 million viewers in… Read more »

New Mystery Adventure Series, Evermoor Filmed at Arley Set To Make UK Debut

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Premieres on 10th October 2014 at 6pm on Disney Channel UK. The eagerly-anticipated mystery adventure series, Evermoor is set to excite and intrigue fans around the world with its unique blend of action, magic, comedy, romance, and engaging characters when it premieres on Disney Channel UK on 10th October 2014 at 6pm.

Dianne Oxberry Films for BBC InsideOut Programme

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Dianne Oxberry was at Arley today filming a piece for the BBC InsideOut Programme to be shown on Monday 22nd September at 7.30 on both the BBC and BBC HD. The small piece will feature the Gardens at Arley and the wildlife here.

Zoo animals make an appearance at Arley

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Visitors can normally spot rabbits, sheep and countless pheasants at Arley but the animals were a little more exotic when Our Zoo filmed several scenes on the estate. A lion, camel and monkey were among the animals that made Arley their home during the filming of BBC’s hit programme.

Ilex Avenue shaped by First World War

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STANDING 26-feet high the Ilex Avenue is one of the most vivid memories visitors take away from Arley Hall in Cheshire. The cylindrical holm oaks are so shaped only because of the impact of the First World War, but now form an iconic part of the award-winning gardens. “In an early painting the Ilex can… Read more »

Disney Channel Filming at Arley

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Disney Channel to make first UK production and its chosen Arley as its location. Evermoor, about an American teen who is uprooted from her city home in the US for a new start in England, will be filmed at Arley Hall. It will be produced by Liverpool-based Lime Pictures, the company behind Hollyoaks and The Only… Read more »