Monthly Archives: May 2013

Althorp House and Garden-Just Outside Northampton

The famous Althorp House and Garden are located just 6 miles from the centre of Northampton and only an hour’s drive from Ivinghoe. The house dates from the eighteenth century and the garden was laid out in Victorian times. This … Continue reading

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National Garden Scheme-Gardens Open for Charity in Welwyn Garden City

The National Gardens Scheme(NGS) is a charitable organisation which co-ordinates a network of gardens nationwide which are open to the public. Most are privately owned and all donate any money raised from visitors from the sale of plants or cakes … Continue reading

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Britains best Garden Lawns!

For a number of years now, the popular lawn mower engine manufacturer, Briggs and Stratton have held a competition to announce the best lawn in Britain. The judges are people well known in the gardening industry and include authors of … Continue reading

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