The friendliest Garden Centre serving Reading, Maidenhead & Wokingham.

Welcome to Hare Hatch Sheeplands: your fresh, local & friendly, independent garden centre. Home to a fantastic farm shop & delicious cafe. Visit us and speak to a member of our friendly team who will be more than happy to help: 0118 9401600 or Look out for our events, competitions and shows. For more information visit the events web page.

OPENING HOURS: Mon to Sat: 8.30 am - 5.30 pm (Cafe 8.30 am - 5.00 pm) 
                                          Sunday    10.30 am - 4.30 pm  (Cafe 10.00 am - 4.00 pm)

Christmas at Sheeplands

Come and browse our wide range of the best artificial Christmas Trees, Fibre Optic Trees, Xmas Lights and Christmas Decorations, all at fantastic prices.

Our artificial, yet natural look trees are some of the best around and with hundreds of lights and decorations to choose from, you can create your own masterpiece.

The wide range of colourful Fibre Optic Trees are perfect for adding that bit of festive magic to your home. Using the latest LED technologies, our selection of Fibre Optic Trees are safe, energy efficient and lightweight. Available in a range of sizes from 2ft upwards and different designs with colour changing LED lights, LED lit baubles, festive berries and more!

The colour themed display of decorations and gifts will entice and delight with new ideas alongside more traditional themes. Tinsel, baubles, wreaths and garlands, crackers, lights, stockings and all sorts of other Xmas delights await you at our Christmas shop.

With something for every taste and budget, from traditional to contemporary, indoor and outdoor, both large and small we are sure to have everything you need to make this the best Christmas ever! Take a look at some of the displays in our Christmas Shop

Save the Date: Saturday November 26 @ 10:30am

Father Christmas will be arriving at Hare Hatch Sheeplands Garden Centre on Saturday 26th November at 10.30am by a horse drawn carriage through the streets of Twyford! Follow his route from the Wagon and Horses pub down the London Road to the garden centre. Or join us in Hare Hatch Sheeplands car park for the excitement of his arrival! He will be in residence every weekend from 10 – 4 throughout the Christmas period and selected week days too! (see website for details and updates).  Booking is essential as we have limited capacity. Please complete the form at the garden centre tills or email 

We also have a booking system for Santa's Grotto and Breakfast with Santa. These are also available at the garden centre tills for timed slots to make sure no children miss out on seeing the great man! All proceeds will go to support the local Berkshire Children’s hospice service charity Alexander Devine.



Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa is now available to book. Tickets can be purchased at the main garden centre tills.

Dates and times are as follows:

Saturdays: 8:30 - 10:00

  • December 3
  • December 10
  • December 17

Sundays: 9:00 - 10:30

  • December 4
  • December 11
  • December 18

Breakfast Menu

Adults - £5 Children - £7
Sausage Sausage or Bacon
Bacon Egg
Egg Beans
Beans Fruit Juice of Fruit Shoot
Tomato GIFT from Santa
Tea or Filter Coffee  



Jon Thorner: Christmas Orders

It couldn't be easier to plan, order and collect all your Jon Thorner meat and poultry requirements for Christmas.

Firstly, why not download the Christmas Brochure and browse through the extensive range of food available to order from:

  • Copas and free range turkeys
  • Festive poultry such as Gressingham Duck, Game birds or Goose
  • A Boxing Day choice of Beef, Pork, Lamb or Venison
  • Gammon and Ham joints
  • Kitchen specials such as Beef Wellington
  • Speciality cheese or one of those special festive 'extras'


Once you've made your selection, download and complete the Jon Thorner order form and drop it into the butchery counter at Sheeplands. Job done!

Order Form