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Snowdrop Weekends – Waterperry Gardens

With more than 60 different snowdrop varieties carpeting the ornamental gardens over the season, enjoy these little heralds of spring in a magical setting. Free guided tours at 11am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm (Adults £8.50, children aged 16 and under FREE).

Orchids, Celebrate the colour of Colombia – Kew

Celebrate the colour of Colombia9 February – 10 March Step out of the cold this winter and celebrate Colombia at the orchid festival at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. This year’s festival is inspired by the incredible diversity of Colombia, home to 4270 species of orchids and breath-taking landscapes. From the stunning rainbow river to the…

The First Leonardslee Crime Festival

The Book Lovers’ Supper Club has announced the first Leonardslee Crime Festival, to celebrate the best of crime writing in the South East of England. On 2nd and 3rd March 2019 many of the UK’s best-known crime writers will visit Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens at Horsham, West Sussex, to entertain audiences in a series of…

Keep Fit for Free – National Botanic Garden of Wales

Is it beginning to look a lot like Christmas has taken its toll? Well, it is a new year and maybe time to shape up. So, why not crack on with those new year resolutions and burn some unwanted calories against the stunning backdrop of 568 acres of National Botanic Garden? We have created a…

Growing the Future at the National Botanic Garden of Wales

Growing the Future A series of three talks at the National Botanic Garden of Wales in January 2019. 11th January: Miranda Janatka – ‘From Kew Gardens to Gardeners’ World – my life in horticulture’. 18th January: Sarah Price – ‘Plants First’ 25th January: Natalie Chivers – ‘Treborth Botanic Garden – small garden, big plans’. Enjoy…

Gardens Trusts reveals new discoveries about landscape gardener Humphry Repton

Culminating years of research, the Gardens Trusts have shed new light on the work of historic landscape gardener Humphry Repton at a symposium at the Garden Museum in November 2018. The new research was completed by hundreds of volunteers from County and Country Gardens Trusts across the UK as part of the celebrations in the…

French Rivers and Gardens Cruise

French Rivers and Gardens Cruise with garden writer and broadcaster Tony Russell 6th September 2019, 9 nights from only £1399pp Monet’s House & Garden and the Botanical Gardens of Cornouaille and the charming city of Quimper Download the cruise details

Gardens to Visit 2019