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Yesterday, I spent a pleasant day down in Berkshire visiting the inaugural Ascot Spring Garden Show and also The Savill Garden.  It was particularly interesting to me as I grew up near Ascot and Windsor, only moving to Malvern in 2000, so the day proved to be a real trip down memory lane. The show is the result of a partnership between Ascot Racecourse, The Savill Garden and The Valley Gardens at… Read More

This weekend I was initiated into the world of the Village Horticultural Show.  I’ve never really lived in a village, well apart from 3 years when I was a child, and in fact I still don’t.  However, I am a member of the Wyche and Colwall Horticultural Society which is just over the Malvern Hills from me and always has a good selection of speakers each year.  Back at the beginning of… Read More