Flower Festival and Sponsorship Opportunities

On the last weekend of July (25th – 28th) the Abbey will hosting a Flower Festival as part of our 1350th anniversary celebrations

The theme will be The Northern Saints and flower groups from Churches and Clubs from around the County will be depicting the lives of our great saints in imaginative and creative flower exhibits and arrangements. We hope that it will be a joyful weekend and that a great number of people will visit the Abbey to see the festival.

To help cover the cost of flowers, the Abbey would be delighted if individuals, or businesses, were able to sponsor these wonderful arrangements.

Are you able to support us?

Unless you prefer to be anonymous, sponsors will be recognised both at the exhibit and in the accompanying brochure in one of the following ways:


- This arrangement has been kindly sponsored by (your name(s))

- This arrangement has been kindly sponsored by (your business)*

- This arrangement has been kindly sponsored in loving memory of (your loved one(s) name(s))


All sponsors (+ 4 guests) will be invited to a special preview evening on Thursday 25th July at 7pm.

*Businesses will also have the opportunity to include a short description of the business in the Festival brochure (50 words + logo).


Sponsorship of a Major Saint (a larger exhibit) £250 individual / £350 Business

Sponsorship of a Minor Saint (a smaller exhibit) £125 individual / £175 Business



If you would like to take the opportunity to sponsor an exhibit, please follow the link to fill out the online form: https://forms.gle/n5na56Q7xfJmsNr46