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Stowell Park Gardens, Yanworth, open for The Friends of the Cotswolds Old Prison Northleach Appeal

On Sunday 8 September 2013 Lord Vestey, Patron of Friends of the Cotswolds charity, will be opening his beautiful gardens to the public. The Estate has been owned by the Vestey family since 1921. It extends over 5,500 acres of grassland, arable and woodland on both banks of the river Coln and is set in the beautiful Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Bretforton launches its First Ever Village Show

Bretforton has announced the launch of its first ever village show which will be taking on Saturday 14th September, in the magnificent grounds of Bretforton Manor, Main Street, Bretforton, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 7JH between 2.00pm and 5.00 pm. It promises to be a fun-filled event for the whole family with a produce competition as its centrepiece.

Working In Partnership with Rockford, Illinois

Staff and students at the University of Gloucestershire are working with Rockford, Illinois to create an edible show garden at the Malvern Autumn Show.Known as the city of gardens, the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (RACVB) was at the centre of a competition for the University's students to create an edible garden inspired by Rockford.

The Big Give Garden Party

On Sunday 28th July, Charitable Website The Big Give Will Host the Fourth Big Give Garden Party in the Amazing Grounds of a Historic Manor House. Sir Alec Reed, committed philanthropist and businessman, is once more opening the gates of his picturesque 15th Century Jacobean Manor House grounds in Little Compton, Warwickshire to the public.

Snowshill Manor & Garden A Night at the Manor - Friday 17th May 2013

Snowshill Manor is opening its doors for a rare and exclusive tour where guests will be able to experience the Manor out of hours when it is normally closed to the public.

Wow Mum with Westonbirt's magnolias!

Explore camellias, magnolias and rhododendrons at the Forestry

Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt this Mothers' Day (Sunday
10 March 2013) and discover the joys of early spring.

Westonbirt Arboretum is home to nearly 100 magnolias of different
varieties, showcasing their dinner-plate sized pink, white and cream
blooms from March onwards.

"Welcome" news for Westonbirt Arboretum

Fundraising for the £3.6 million Westonbirt Project reaches the half way point.

Fundraising for a new Welcome Building and a plan to restore the Grade I Registered landscape at Westonbirt, The National Arboretum has passed the £2 million mark, thanks to £1.8 million raised by the Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum and £500,000 of investment recently confirmed by the Forestry Commission.

The Big Garden Give at Little Compton Manor - Tickets now available!

On Sunday 22nd July, Sir Alec Reed - Founder of the Big Give and Reed Recruitment - will once again be opening the stunning gardens of his Manor House in Little Compton, Moreton in Marsh,Warwickshire GL56 0RZ. This is only the third time in 1,000 years that the gardens have been open to the public and they will be open for one day only!

Painting in Watercolour with David Birch at the Cotswold House Hotel,Chipping Campden

Painting in Watercolour Workshop with David Birch at the Cotswold House Hotel, Chipping Campden on Tuesday 19th June 2012.

Val Bourne at the Cotswold House Hotel, Chipping Campden

A Charity Lunch with Garden Writer Val Bourne on Friday 15 June 2012 in aid of Action Medical Research, at the Cotswold House Hotel.
To celebrate 30 years of local fund-raising for this excellent charity, come and enjoy a glass of wine in the garden (weather permitting) followed by a two-course summer lunch, then enjoy a talk from Val Bourne.

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