Christmas Market returns to Lightwoods!

Lightwoods House’s popular Christmas Market will be returning on the weekend of December 4-5. There will be lots of stalls selling all sorts of gifts so come along to start your Christmas shopping! There will also be food on sale, a bar and live music so why not come on Continue Reading

Father Christmas returns to Lightwoods!

Father Christmas is returning to Lightwoods! Come along to the House and visit the man himself on Saturday December 11 and Sunday December 12! See the House decorated for Christmas. Children will receive a gift from Father Christmas; be able to follow a quiz trail around the Garden as well Continue Reading

Lots coming up this Autumn!

We are looking forward to a busy Autumn here at Lightwoods! As the Park starts to take on its many colours, there are numerous events for people to enjoy. On Sunday October 3, Birmingham Rep are bringing The Park Bench Plays to the Shakespeare Garden – there will be 4 Continue Reading

Shakespeare in the Garden coming up!

Where better to watch outdoor theatre than in the Shakespeare Garden?! Twelfth Night and The Comedy of Errors will be performed by the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in the leafy surrounds of Lightwoods House from June 2-9. Audiences will be able to enjoy high-quality drama along with delicious refreshments. Burgers and Continue Reading

Time for Tony’s Tips!

It’s March already, Spring is on the way and it’s time for March’s edition of Tony’s Tips! With the weather improving and more to do in the garden, Tony our Gardener has put together some guidance on what to do. Green fingers at the ready! Tony’s Tips for March Well Continue Reading

Calling all gardeners! February’s Tony’s Tips!

It’s the start of February, the days are starting to get longer and so, for all keen gardeners out there, it’s time for the second instalment of Tony’s Tips. Tony, our resident gardener at Lightwoods who has transformed the Shakespeare Garden as well as maintaining the Park as well, has Continue Reading

New for 2021 – Tony’s Tips!

Tony is our brilliant gardener who has been keeping the Shakespeare Garden and the Park looking great since before the pandemic. At the start of each month, he will be giving some gardening tips for the time of year. There is plenty to get on with so, if you’re a Continue Reading

Lightwoods House and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Lightwoods House remains closed. Although the lockdown is easing, a stringent reopening process is being applied by Sandwell Council to ensure that as much as possible is done to make people safe. This also applies to the Play Area. There are over 70 in Continue Reading

Shakespeare is coming to the Shakespeare Garden!

Where better to watch Shakespeare on a Summer’s evening than in the Shakespeare Garden at Lightwoods House?In association with the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, we will be hosting Much Ado About Nothing from Friday June 26-Sunday June 28.We will be holding evening performances on Friday and Saturday 7.30-9.30 and matinee performances Continue Reading