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COVID Measures from Thursday 24th February 2022

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With the lifting of all COVID measures and the Government announcing the “Living with COVID” Plan, we would like to inform you of some measures we are still keeping in place. If you are planning a visit to us, we’d love to see you, we truly appreciate your custom. 

  • Sanitising Stations will be located throughout the Garden Centre and Coffee Shop, please continue to use them
  • Be respectful and continue to give each customer and our staff members space
  • Trolleys and Baskets are located at the Entrance Door and throughout the Garden Centre. Please help yourself to our virucidal spray and blue roll to wipe your trolley or basket down, if required
  • Perspex Screens will remain in place
  • All payment types are being accepted; credit / debit card, cash, gift vouchers and gift cards
  • Please DO NOT enter the Garden Centre if you have any symptoms of COVID-19 including a high temperature, loss or change to your sense of smell or taste or a new, continuous cough. We have clear signs at the entrance doors regarding this.

As a business we are continuing to keep all the additional cleaning measures we introduced, following and signing off all the cleaning checklists we have in place. We will continue to monitor advice and updates given by the Government, Public Health England, HSE and WHO.

We hope you enjoy your visit to us and we look forward to seeing you soon.


  • Our York Garden Centre is open: 9.00am to 5.00pm – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 9.00am to 7.30pm – Tuesday and 10.00am to 4.30pm – Sunday (Browsing only until 10.30am on a Sunday)
  • The Bothy Coffee Shop is open: 9.00am to 4.00pm – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday (last food orders 3.30pm), 9.00am to 7.00pm – Tuesday (last food orders 6.30pm) and 10.00am to 4.00pm – Sunday (last food orders 3.30pm)
  • Our Scarborough Garden Centre is open: 9.00am to 5.00pm – Monday – Saturday and 10.00am to 4.30pm – Sunday (Browsing only until 10.30am on a Sunday)
  • The Gardener’s Choice Coffee Shop is open 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday (last food orders 4.00pm) and 10.00am to 4.00pm on a Sunday (last food orders 3.30pm)