Category Archives: Gallery/exhibition visit

SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Gresham Free Lectures This autumn, as part of the 2017-2018 lecture series, Professor Malcolm Andrews of the University of Kent will look at English Landscape: a sequence of three talks exploring how the distinctive personality of English landscape scenery evolved … Continue reading

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JUNE Update III

EXHIBITION Parks – Our Shared Heritage 27th July to 11th August 2017 10.00am – 5.00pm (except August 3rd closing at 12.30pm), at The Mall Galleries. A collaboration between The Royal Parks, the Office of Public Works and the Hearsum Collection the … Continue reading

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June Update

“Gardeners’ World at 50” A new exhibition is now open at RHS Lindley Library. Entitled Gardeners’ World at 50 the exhibition will run until 18th August. Tracing the history of this long-running TV programme the exhibition explores the programme’s influence on the development of … Continue reading

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MAY Update

BGHG Garden Visits Booking is now open for BGHG Members only for the June visit to Gloucestershire gardens and the 3-day visit to Yorkshire Gardens in September. Visit information and booking forms have been circulated to members. Advance notice of Outside … Continue reading

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MARCH 2017

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817 – 1911) A small exhibition about Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Victorian botanist, plant hunter and Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, will open at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery, … Continue reading

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January 2017 Update

Our main focus this month is preparing for our AGM on 20th February – see the December Update below for all the details. Papers for the AGM, including nomination papers, will be sent out to all members later in January. … Continue reading

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November Update

BGHG EVENTS – Open to All ANNUAL LECTURE: Joseph Hooker and the Making of Botany Tuesday, November 29th: Dr Jim Endersby will be giving the BGHG Annual Lecture focusing on the work and life and Sir Joseph Hooker and his associations with Kew … Continue reading

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