LONGSTOCK Park Water Gardens will open its gates on Sunday, 20 July.

The garden, which forms part of the Leckford Estate and is owned by the John Lewis Partnership, is only open for a limited period each year.

The afternoon, from 2pm to 5pm, is in aid of Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research.

Admission costs £6 for adults and £2 for children, while children under five get in free.

No dogs are allowed.

For tickets contact Liz Tuckey at liztuckey@hotmail.com.