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Club News for March 2017

For the first meeting of 2017, the Club invited Clare and Gary Matthews to talk about the on-going restoration of Easton Lodge’s gardens by The Gardens of Easton Lodge Preservation Trust. After a brief history of the Lodge and its past owners, especially Darling Daisy, the Countess of Warwick, members were told about how the [Continue]

Club News for February 2017

“Where did that come from?” was the theme of Julie Pollard’s evening of flower arranging.   Every display was accompanied by a brief history of the subject it portrayed, as well as personal memories, anecdotes and general hints on displaying the flowers. The subjects were varied and ranged from Ice Cream to Christmas via John [Continue]

October 2016

Mrs Sue Robinson, our September speaker, gave a talk on “The Gardens of Gertrude Jekyll & Edwin Lutyens. Members were given “a photographic tour” around some of the many gardens that these two experts, one in horticulture and the other in architecture, influenced over the decades they worked together. As we visited each garden, the [Continue]