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National Garden Scheme

Sunday 16 June 2019 - 2pm - 5pm

Garden Open For Charity: The Hyde Walled Garden, East Hyde, Luton, Bedfordshire. LU2 9PS

Description:  Walled garden adjoins the grounds of The Hyde (not open). Extends to approx 1 acre.

Admission: Adults £5.00 Children free. Home Made teas.

Bedfordshire Gardens Trust will be present with details about the history of the The Hyde Walled garden to enhance your visit. Click here for more details. 

 

 

 

Orchards East Update

A gathering to update volunteers and all others interested in the project -- an update from Tom Williamson on the project so far. 

Tuesday April 30th 2019 at 6pm at Tilsworth Golf and Conference Centre (near Dunstable)  

Contact Howard Jones at UEA to reserve place(s) for this talk - eMail: Howard.Jones@uea.ac.uk

 

 

National Garden Scheme

Sunday 2 June 2019 - 2pm - 5pm

Garden Open For Charity: Southill Park, Southill, Nr, Biggleswade, SG18 9LL

Description:  Courtesy of Mr and Mrs Charles Whitbread. Admission: Adults £5 Children free. Home Made teas.

Bedfordshire Gardens Trust will be present with details about the history of the Southill Park landscape to enhance your visit. Click here for more details. 

 

 

 

Inner Wheel Club of Flitwick Vale

"Say It With Poison" - a talk by garden historian Russell Bowes 

Friday April 12th 2019 at 7pm at The Learning Zone, Poplars Garden Centre, Toddington. LU5 6HE  

Click here for further details. 

 

 

Bedfordshire Gardens Trust in conjunction with

Luton Hoo Estate

Wednesday 10th April 2019 - from 10:00am

Study Day: The Impact of WW1 on a Bedfordshire estate: Luton Hoo

Description:  Booking form now available

Click here for more details. 

 

 

 

Luton Hoo Estate

"Talks on Fridays":

Following the huge success of their "Talks on Fridays" series, the sixth Talk in the Luton Hoo Estate series is entitled "Luton Hoo Estate - the Contemporary Farm" on March 29th 2019.  

Click here for further details. 

 Further talk titles will be released shortly.

 

British Red Cross Open Gardens 2019

Gardens will be open in Bedfordshire and just across the county border in Cambridgeshire. Follow the link at the bottom of this entry to go to the British Red Cross website for full details, including opening times and admission prices.

 

List will appear when the British Red Cross site is updated.

 

 

Click here for more details on the Red Cross website. 

  

Luton Hoo Estate

"Talks on Fridays":

Following the huge success of their "Talks on Fridays" series, the latest Talk in the Luton Hoo Estate series is entitled "History of Time and the Walled Garden Sundial" on February 22nd 2019.  

Click here for further details. 

 Further talk titles will be released shortly.

 

Orchards East Extends Active Dates

The Orchards East Project has extended its activities through to August 2020.

Click here for more details. 

 

 

 

Bedfordshire Gardens Trust

Early New Year  notification of events from January until early August 2019. 

A variety of events directly supported and given by Bedfordshire Gardens Trust, those events to which we are providing support that are organised by others parties, or other events of interest to members organised independently from the Trust.

Detailed items will appear on this page and on the News Ticker throughout the year as posters and information are published.

Click here for further details. 

 Further event details for the period August to December 2019 will be released later in the year.

 

Luton Hoo Estate

Early New Year  resumption of "Talks on Fridays":

Following the huge success of their "Talks on Fridays" series, Luton Hoo Estate has announced the timetable for the resumption of their programme. Normally on the last Friday of each month, the fourth talk is entitled "WW1 Soldiers At Luton Hoo" on January 25th 2019.  

Click here for further details. 

 Further talk titles will be released shortly.

 

 

 

 28 February 2019

Launch of our new website

We have re-launched our new website, as you can see!

Do take a look around, it is going to keep you up to date with our activities

Our new website

If there is something you would like us to add, eg another talk, history of a garden, walk etc do let us know

Join us and help, and we will do what we can to deliver!

 

Spring 2017 Newsletter

As a member of Bedfordshire Gardens Trust, you will get a copy of the quarterly newsletter -

The Spring 2017 Newsletter is available now

Click here to see what else you get as part of joining us

 Autumn 2016 newsletter