Covid-19 – Updated 11/02/2021

Preston Potato Day held at Brighter Blooms is planned to take place in a Covid secure format 10am-2pm.
Click and collect is still strongly advised. The following
measures will be in place:

Limited to 10 customers in enclosed spaces

Any queues that form will be outside – be prepared if its bad weather

Goods for sale to spaced through glasshouses – well ventilated

Hand sanitising stations

Plastic screen at check out

Compulsory face mask/visor wearing

Signage – 2m distancing

2m markings on the floor

Preston Potato Day, Sunday 14th February 2021, 10am – 2pm
*Planned to take place – Pre-ordering encouraged.
Garden Centres are currently classified essential so we still plan to run the event
Brighter Blooms, Walton Flats Nursery, Gillibrand Street, Walton-le-Dale, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 4AX

For more information – matthew@brighterblooms.co.uk

In light of the new lock down and a combination of halls being shut and customers travel being restricted to very local all potato days have been cancelled this includes click and collect, apart from Skelmersdale, Preston and Shropshire (further information below). Please support us by ordering through this website for delivery. 

Closer to the event we will use Facebook and Twitter for last minute updates, so please follow us to get the latest information

Pre-Ordering
Where an event is planned, we encourage you to pre-order for collection on the day via this website. Add your items to the basket as usual, when you checkout you will be given the option to collect from potato day locations that are running  If an event is cancelled last minute we will still attend with pre-ordered items for you to collect.

Potato Days 2021

Rusland Potato Day – Cancelled, Hall closed till further notice due to Covid-19
Please order from the website

Rusland Valley Horticultural Society
Greenodd Village Hall, nr. Ulverston
For more information

Crewe Potato Day, Saturday 23rd January 2021, 10am – 2pm
Cancelled, Hall closed due to Covid-19
Please order from the website
Coppenhall Club, 103 North Street, Crewe, CW1 4NJ
For more information www.crewetownallotments.co.uk

Macclesfield Potato Day, Sunday 31st January 2021, 10am – 3:30pm
Cancelled, Town Hall closed due to Covid-19
Please order from the website

Treacle Market, Market Place, Macclesfield, SK10 1EA
For more information www.growvegandfruit.co.uk

Skelmersdale Potato Day, Saturday 30th January 2021, 9.30am – 12pm
*Pre-order event only
– order via this website before midday 29th Jan and select collection on check out
The Community Kiosk, Market Hall, Concourse Shopping Centre, Skelmersdale Town Centre
West Lancashire Allotment Federation
For more information

Shropshire Potato Day, Saturday 6th February 2021, 10am – 3pm
*Venue now shut – New Click and Collect Location

Hindford Grange Farm, Hindford, Oswestry SY11 4NR
Shropshire Organic Gardeners
For more information www.shropshireorganicgardeners.org.uk
Brighter Blooms click and collect orders will be available on the 6th at the above location

Marple Potato Day, Sunday 7th February 2021, 10am – 2pm
*Venue now shut – click and collect cancelled
Please order from the website

Senior Citizens Hall, Memorial Park, Marple, SK6 6BA
Marple and District Allotment Association
For more informationwww.marpleallotments.org.uk

Mold Potato Day, Saturday 13th February 2021, 9am – 3pm
*Unable to take place due to lockdown* – Please order from the website
Church Hall, King Street, Mold, CH71LA
Flintshare
For more information

Preston Potato Day, Sunday 14th February 2021, 10am – 2pm
*Planned to take place – Pre-ordering encouraged.
Garden Centres are currently classified essential so we still plan to run the event
Brighter Blooms, Walton Flats Nursery, Gillibrand Street, Walton-le-Dale, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 4AX
For more information – matthew@brighterblooms.co.uk

Caldbeck Potato Day, Sunday 28th February 2021, 10am – 2pm
Cancelled, Hall closed due to Covid-19 and local travel only limits most customers
Please order from the website

Caldbeck Village Hall, Caldbeck, Cumbria
Caldbeck Gardening Group
For more information – Liz, mounsey.r4btinternet.com

Other Events 2021

Conwy Seed Fair, 26th  March 2021
Selling seed potatoes, vegetable seeds and summer flowering bulbs
www.conwybeekeepers.org.uk/fairs-festivals

Brighter Blooms Tulip Open Weekend, 10th  – 11th  April 2021 10am – 4pm
Displaying approximately 50 – 60 varieties of Tulips
Selling summer flowering bulbs including Zantedeschia rhizomes
Displaying Container grown Salad leaves, selling vegetable seed, vegetable and fruit plants
Charity Pop Up Café with homemade cakes
For Further information please contact matthew@brighterblooms.co.uk

Harrogate Spring Flower Show, 22nd – 25th April 2021
Displaying Container grown Salad leaves, selling vegetable seed and plants
For further information about the show please visit www.flowershow.org.uk

Southport Flower Show, 19th  – 22nd August 2020
Displaying and selling Zantedeschia (Callas), selling spring flowering bulbs
For further information about the show please visit www.southportflowershow.co.uk