Category Archives: Fun Stuff

St Mary’s Village Carnival School Float Winner 2015

We’re thrilled to report that the Totternhoe Lower School float entry for the 2015 St. Mary’s Village Carnival Procession has won first place in the school category. The children, staff and Parent’s Association truly outdid themselves this year with a superb float themed around ‘The Little Mermaid.’  The children had a great time dressing up […]

Totternhoe Lower School Christmas Fair 29th November

Totternhoe Lower School will be holding their annual Christmas Fair on the 29th of November.  Why not pop down to this lovely village school just a couple of minutes outside Dunstable and join in the fun.  The event is always well attended and there are stalls, fun and activities for both parents and children alike. […]

Christmas Gifts & Decorations

We’re gearing up for Christmas at the Cottage Garden Flower Shop.  We have some lovely new gifts and decorations in from across Europe including Sweden and Germany.  A truly gorgeous selection of small to large gifts and beautifully crafted decorations. We will also shortly be receiving our always popular light up Christmas Scenes from our […]

List Of Wedding Anniversaries

Wedding anniversaries and their meanings by year. Please find below an extensive list of wedding anniversaries, and their corresponding meaning. If you’ve found this resource useful, please consider sharing or linking to it. Other Resources:- List of flower names     Year Type 1 Year Paper 2 Years Cotton 3 Years Leather 4 Years Linen […]

St Mary’s Village Carnival 2014 – Winners Best School Float!

We are so excited to have again been associated with Totternhoe Lower School’s winning float entered in this year’s procession at the St Mary’s Village Carnival.  We were again happy to provide space and materials at the shop for the Parents Association to put together all the beautiful and creative work they had made with […]

Tin Men, Carnivals, Weddings And Funerals At The Cottage Garden

It’s all go at the shop at the moment.  We’ve been busy sending out some truly beautiful flowers for weddings, funerals and every day occasions.  We also have some interesting visitors at the shop at the moment…  (See the gallery below.) The time has come for the St Mary’s Village Carnival on Edlesborough Green (5th […]

Totternhoe Lower School Summer Fair

Totternhoe Lower School will be holding their annual Summer Fair on Saturday 7th June.  There will be lots to do and entertain children and adults alike, including Face Painting, Roller Bikes, Plants for sale, Coconut Shy, Tombola and a special Victoria Sponge ‘Bake Off’. For full details see the flyer below.  Please come along and […]