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Our florists love making bouquets and arrangements for UK flower delivery, and we can send flowers to Flaxley for you. We have a wide range of Roses, Freesia flower bouquets, and Lilies, as well as Classic Bouquets and our Colourful flower Bouquets, and our range of Flowers under £21.00. Our home page provides more information on our extensive range of next-day flower delivery services, all of which are available for next day UK flower delivery to Flaxley, Or indeed anywhere in the UK! When you're thinking of a gift to give on birthdays, anniversaries, Mother's Day, Valentine's Day and other occasions, why not send flowers to Flaxley? Through us, you can choose from a variety of bouquets to those close to your heart. We also offer next-day delivery service in case you want your blooms to arrive right on schedule. So if you want flowers delivered on special occasions, make sure to order flowers for delivery to Flaxley. Best of all, our seven day freshness guarantee means you can rest assured knowing your special someone will enjoy their flowers for days after delivery.

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Who knew that a parish with such picturesque beauty had a strong industrial past? Yes, the parish of Flaxley was big on industry back in the day. It was the site of iron furnaces, forges and water mills. In fact, one of the earliest industrial sites was Gun's Mill which, today, has been converted to a luxurious guesthouse.

So if you like holiday destinations with a hint of history and some really awesome views, you would like a trip to Flaxley. Should you want a romantic tone to your trip, give some Flaxley flowers to your date. If you can't do that, you can go for the other option: send flowers to Flaxley to where you're staying to surprise your partner.

But of course, if looking at flowers in Flaxley is what you're all about, then you don't have to look very far. All you have to do is head over to Flaxley Abbey to see their gardens. The abbey is now a private residence but summer fetes are still held on the grounds.

HISTORY

Flaxley was once the site of a Cistercian abbey. The ancient parish was formed from land given by Roger, Earl of Herford (the founder of the abbey) to several monks. The abbey was built on the spot where Roger's father was killed while out hunting.

Belonging to the Forest of Dean which was a major medieval ironworking region, Flaxley became an major industrial centre. In fact, the earliest forge recorded from the parish dates back to the 12th century.

ATTRACTIONS

Church of St Mary – built in 1856 and features contrasting red and grey Forest stone. The church has a very rich front made of Painswick stone and its interiors are lavishly decorated.

Flaxley Abbey – a 12th-century abbey that is now a private residence. Notable visitors to the abbey include King John I, King Edward III and Queen Mary of Teck (mother of King George the VI and grandmother of Queen Elizabeth II).

Flaxley School – although it closed down in 1901, it is now used as a community village hall.

Nearby Attractions

Welshbury Hill – an Iron Age hill fort that lies west of Flaxley in Welshbury Woods. It is believed that this is the site where the Dobunni, a Celtic tribe, fought their last battle against the Romans. A couple of interesting archaeological items have been unearthed here, including a Celtic electrum coin.

Welshbury Court Garden – a Dutch-style water garden where you can find canals, clipped hedges, 17th-century vegetable plots and several varieties of fruit trees.

Dean Heritage Centre – documents the social and industrial history of the area and of its residents. The centre is comprised of a museum, a millpond and waterwheel, a forester's cottage complete with garden and animals, exhibitions on art and crafts and trails on the surrounding woodland. Also available at the centre are picnic tables, barbecue hearths and an adventure playground. A gift shop selling local produce is also on site, as well as a restaurant serving home-cooked food.

When you want to brighten someone's day, one of the best ways to do so is to give them a bouquet of flowers. And when you're looking online for a florist where you can order flowers for delivery to Flaxley, you've come to the right place. We provide next-day delivery when you want to send flowers to Flaxley through us. Our floral arrangements are also perfect for any occasion be it birthdays, anniversaries, Mother's Day and Valentine's Day – just to name a few.

Flower delivery information for Flaxley

Our flowers delivery services in Flaxley are usually made by DPD or Royal Mail Special Delivery. 99.9% of our flowers are delivered by 5pm on the requested day - (more commonly before noon), except UK Public Holidays. We also offer a range of next-day flower delivery options in Flaxley - specific information is available during checkout.

Please ask if you need special arrangements, as sometimes we can accommodate special requests. Email queries@clareflorist.co.uk and we'll try to help.

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Delivering flowers for special occasions

At appropriate times of year we can also deliver Valentine's Day flowers, Easter Flowers, Mother's Day flowers, and Christmas Flowers to Flaxley.

The Small Print?
The Small Print?

There is no small print! When you order flowers for delivery in Flaxley with Clare Florist, that's exactly what you get - flowers delivered in Flaxley, without any fuss.

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