Category Archives: Lecture

March Update II

NEW COURSES Nine new courses – taking place during 2018 and/or 2019 at Denman College in Oxfordshire – have been added to our Other Garden History Courses page. All are open for booking, Topics include the History of the Queen … 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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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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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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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

“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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