On 14 and 15 July, Arthur Shackleton and Carol Booth will open their garden, Fruitlawn, near Abbeyleix in County Laois. The garden will be open from 10.00 to 17.00 both days in aid of the Alzheimers Society. Refreshments will be provided and there will also be crafts on display. An eclectic selection of plants from the garden will be available for sale. For directions, www. arthurshackleton.com.