AN open garden evening to raise cash for Clacton Lifeboat is being held this weekend.

Beth Chatto Gardens, in Clacton Road, Elmstead Market, is open for guided tours between 6pm and 9pm on Saturday, June 21.

Tickets cost £10 and include entrance to the woodlands and water reservoir, and a free drink.

They are available from Beth Chatto Gardens, the RNLI shop in Hastings Avenue, or can be purchased on the door.