Events 2024

Take a look at our Events Programme for 2024.

Treat yourself or someone you know to an exclusive garden tour.


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Bledlow, Bucks, HP27 9PA

The Manor House Gardens

WHEN: Thursday 23 May | 11am-3pm


Guided tour with lunch at nearby eatery.

The garden of this mid-17th century Manor House was principally created by landscape architect, Robert Adams and later advised by plantsman and designer Sean Walter. Stroll with Head Gardener Mark Thompson past the walled garden, croquet lawn, ornamental ponds, herbaceous borders and sculpture garden. Also access the Lyde Garden where the River Lyde rises.

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Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0NB

Allington Castle

WHEN: Wednesday 29 May | 10:30am-2pm


Guided tour with lunch.

Allington Castle has stood on the banks of the river Medway since the 1170s. The estate is a haven of manicured lawns, formal beds, shrubberies, woodlands, semi-wild grasslands and ponds/lake. Head Gardener Adrian Waters will guide you through the gardens of this fairy tale castle with its imposing gatehouse and drum towers surrounded by a moat.

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West Sussex

A Secret Garden

WHEN: Thursday 6 June | 10am-2:30pm


Guided tour with lunch.

This secret garden has been beautifully designed by Arne Maynard. Join Head Gardener Benjamin Pope for a tour through its formal and informal spaces woven together by topiary, hedges, ancient trees and old buildings. Border plants rub shoulders with roses and annuals and at the garden’s heart is a walled kitchen garden bursting with inspiration.

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Chilworth, Surrey, GU4 8NN

Chilworth Manor

WHEN: Tuesday 21 May | 10:30am-2pm


Guided tour with lunch at nearby eatery

Elegant and tranquil, the peaceful garden surrounded by pasture and woodland is a little piece of heaven. Describe as simply ‘spiffing!’

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