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February III Update

REMINDER Birkbeck Garden History Group Annual General Meeting Wednesday, 21 February 2018 at 18.30. Doors will open at 18.00. The Council Chamber, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17, Russell Square, London, WC1 BDR. This is located on the corner of Russell … Continue reading

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February Update II

Exploring Garden History A new course at RHS Lindley Library starts 2 March 2018 for 6 weeks https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/viewevent?EFID=920&ESRC=CMS The RHS are also doing more library tours during the Early Spring Plant Show 13-14 February https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/viewevent?EFID=538&ESRC=CMS A series of Walks, Talks and … Continue reading

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February 2018

Annual Study Day ~ The Paradise Garden ~ 17th March 2018 Always one of the highlights of our annual programme our Study Day this year is the perfect follow-up for anyone who may have watched Monty Don’s recent BBC2 television … Continue reading

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January 2018 Update

Welcome to 2018: a year that promises lots of activities to interest both experienced garden historians and newcomers to the topic. Below are links to a range of events of interest to BGHG members and non-members alike and at Future … Continue reading

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Christmas 2017 Update

December tends to be a quieter month in the garden history world but we are gearing up to provide you with lots of news in the New Year: we will be posting details of 2018 Birkbeck Garden History Group Garden … Continue reading

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November 2017 Update

OPEN TO ALL ~ ANNUAL LECTURE WEDNESDAY 22 NOVEMBER at 18.30 Come and hear Cherrill Sands, Garden Historian and former Director of the Painshill Trust, talk about the recent restoration of Painshill Landscape Garden. The lecture will take place at 18.30 … Continue reading

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OCTOBER 2017 UPDATE

CONFERENCE: Landscape Now 30th November – 1st December 2017 Organised by the Paul Mellon Centre Landscape Now  will provide a major art-historical reassessment of the image of the British landscape. The Building Centre, 26 Store St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BT … Continue reading

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