Category Archives: Lecture

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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March Extra II

The Oxford Literary Festival: 25 March – 2 April 2017 Amongst the wide range of writers appearing at this year’s Oxford Literary Festival are three in particular that may be of interest to garden historians: 25th March: Dan Pearson on … Continue reading

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November Extras

A Date for your Diary Birkbeck Garden History Group Annual General Meeting Monday, 20th February at 6.30pm. Further details will be posted here in the New Year. Annual Lecture: 29th November at 6.30pm details below under November Update. Tickets are … 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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