EXPLORE spring gardens this weekend while raising money for the Pied Piper Appeal

Highnam Court Gardens in Gloucester is opening its gates between 10.30am and 4pm this Saturday and Sunday in aid of the charity, which works with sick children and those with life-limiting conditions.

The historic garden, created by Thomas Gambier Parry in the mid-19th century, was one of the most famous in the country in its day.

Entrance is £5 for adults, under-16s go free. Refreshments will be available.