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Sow & Grow Group welcome walkers, cyclist and garden enthusiasts


Berries Cafe and Sow and Grow

The Western Trust Sow & Grow Group welcome the extended opening hours of the Berries Café and Sow & Grow Garden Centre located in the Gransha Hospital site, Derry/Londonderry which will be open to the public on Saturdays starting next weekend!

Sow & Grow Group supports service users from the Derry/Londonderry and Limavady areas providing horticulture day opportunities for adults with a learning disability.

Natasha McElhinney, Day Services Manager said:

“We are delighted to be able to extend our opening hours in our Berries Café and Sow & Grow Garden Centre.  Berries Café and Sow & Grow are social enterprises run by adults with learning disabilities, both centres are based in Gransha Park. The centres are usually opened from Monday – Friday but we have decided to give Saturdays a go.

We plan on opening for four Saturdays from 20th May 2023. Berries Café will be offering hot drinks, pastries, scones and much more for walkers, cyclists who are out enjoying the wonderful green spaces in Gransha Park and for the garden enthusiasts Sow & Grow will have all your summer bedding needs covered. Why not grab a coffee and bun in Berries Café and then take a stroll through Sow & Grow and pick up some beautiful bedding and plants for your Spring/Summer garden!”

Berries Café and Sow & Grow Opening Times:-

  • Saturday 20th May 10am – 1:00pm
  • Saturday 27th May 10am – 1:00pm
  • Saturday 3rd June 10am – 1:00pm
  • Saturday 10th June 10am – 1:00pm

Natasha added:

“Thank you to all of our partner organisations who continue to support the Sow & Grow Group and also our local community, our valuable and loyal customers and suppliers. We look forward to welcoming everyone to our Café and Garden Centre over the coming weeks.”