A GARDEN centre in Tiptree will be offering a number of late night shopping events.

Perrywood will be open late on Tuesday and Thursday evenings until December 10.

Customers will be able to shop between 5pm and 8pm.

A spokesman said: “It is also the best time of the day to see the twinkly Christmas lights.

“Our Coffee Shop & Restaurant, Greenhouse Café and Compost Drive-Thru will close at their normal times earlier on in the day, as will our Outdoor Plant Area.

“When real Christmas trees arrive at the end of November, our Outdoor Plant Area will be open to purchase these.”

The last customer will be admitted at 7.45pm and tills will close at 8pm.

Payment is card only, no cash will be accepted.