Category Archives: Lecture

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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October Update

OTHER EVENTS The photographic exhibition Lenses on a Landscape Genius at The Building Centre, 26, Store Street, LONDON WC1E 7BT has again been extended – until 27th October 2016. ‘This exhibition from The Landscape Foundation and The Building Centre showcases … Continue reading

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