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Capability Brown Festival

The Capability Brown Festival team started work in mid-August. You can sign up for a copy of their Newsletter at

Date: 21st August 2015

Formation of The Gardens Trust

On July 24 2015, at their respective AGMs in Newcastle, The Garden History Society (GHS) and the Association of Garden Trusts (AGT) voted to merge to become The Gardens Trust, a new body to harness the strengths of the two existing organisations.

Date: 4th August 2015

BBC Radio 4 Gardeners' Question Time Garden Party

BBC Radio 4 Gardeners' Question Time are holding their annual Garden Party this year at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthe, Carmarthanshire SA328N on Sunday 19th July 2015. For more information on the day email

Date: 4th June 2015

New RHS Travelling Fellowships for garden designers

Members with a keen interest in landscape design,historic parks and gardens (or considering training in this area) will be interested to hear of a new initiative from The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) partnered with the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust to offer travelling fellowships aimed at su...

Date: 4th June 2015

Major Funding Boost for The Capability Brown Festival

The Capability Brown Festival, which will celebrate the 300th Birthday of the 'father of landscape architecture' with a programme of nationwide events and exhibitions in 2016, has been awarded £911,100 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

Date: 30th March 2015

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Shropshire has a rich heritage of parks and gardens, and the Shropshire Parks and Gardens Trust is closely involved in protecting them from inappropriate development and neglect.

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