Monthly Archives: November 2018

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Restoration of the Master’s Garden, Lord Leycester Hospital

By |2018-11-27T11:54:20+00:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: News|

David Howells is pleased to report on the ongoing restoration of The Master's Garden and submits the following update. The Master’s Garden at the Lord Leycester Hospital Many people will have visited the Master’s Garden at the Lord Leycester Hospital in Warwick.  This space has been gardened for centuries, but mostly by the resident brethren growing [...]

New Publication –

By |2018-11-08T11:25:52+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Books|

Jill Francis Gardens and Gardening in Early Modern England and Wales Format:Hardback - Publication date:26 Jun 2018 - ISBN:9780300232080 - Imprint:Paul Mellon Centre BA - Dimensions:412 pages: 254 x 190 mm - Illustrations:177 colour + b-w illus. £35 "The extravagant gardens of the 16th- and 17th-century British aristocracy are well-documented and celebrated, but the more modest gardens of [...]

WGT elects new chairman and secretary

By |2018-11-07T18:58:24+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: News|

At our 28th AGM, on Saturday 5th November, Matt Fattorini was elected chairman, with Carol Lane becoming honorary secretary. Carol replaces Paul Baker who understandably wishes to limit his role to membership secretary following his recent illness. Peter Warrilow continues his longstanding service as honorary treasurer. The committee welcomes Rosemary Jewel-Clarke to its ranks but otherwise [...]