Events

Scotland’s Garden and Landscape Heritage (SGLH) forthcoming events
[The Gardens Trust (TGT) and other related events follow the SGLH list]  

Except where stated otherwise, tickets for SGLH events may be reserved by emailing info@sglh.org. Once your have received confirmation, you may pay for the ticket by BACS Sortcode 30-25-81, Account Number 11313660, adding your Name and the particular Event to the Reference line in the BACS form.

Joint Spring lecture with Friends of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh - Seeds of Blood and Beauty

Ann Lindsay, author and journalist, will explain why so many Scots set off across the world in search of plants.  Combining biography, history and horticulture, she discusses social change in Britain and abroad and how this influenced botanical research and Scotland’s gardens

Venue: RGBE Lecture Theatre, 20a Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR

Cost: £6.00 Members, non-members £9.00

A Repton Celebration

Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Venue: Meet at: Broomhall House, Charlestown, Dunfermline KY11 3DU

Programme:

10.00 a.m. Registration and coffee
10.20 a.m. Welcome, introduction and virtual   tour of Broomhall House by Lord Bruce
11.00 a.m. Illustrated talk on Humphry Repton by Patrick Eyres
12.00 noon  Illustrated talk on the Valleyfield Red Book by Christopher Dingwall
1.00 – 2.00 pm  Buffet lunch
2.30 – 4.00 p.m. Optional guided tour of Valleyfield
(Valleyfield is about 20 minutes’ drive from Broomhall)

To book your place, download the  SGLH Repton Booking Form  and return by Friday 27th April 2018.
Members £20.00, Non Members £30.00

SGLH AGM at Kellie Castle followed by a visit to Balcaskie House

Queen Victoria's Kitchen Garden at Windsor

Susan Campbell, Vice-President of the Gardens Trust, will talk on 28 February about Queen Victoria’s Kitchen Garden at Windsor, the premier kitchen garden in Britain when it was created in 1841-44.

Rivington Terraced Gardens: the collaboration of Lever & Mawson - 'None comes into competition'

Maria Luczak, who has worked extensively on Rivington and other Leverhulme landscapes, will tell the remarkable story of Rivington Terraced Gardens: the collaboration of Lever & Mawson – ‘None comes into competition’.

See full details and book your ticket now on the Gardens Trust website.  All lectures start at 6.30pm and are held at The Gallery, 77 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL. Tickets cost £10 for members and £12 for non-members, or save £5 when you buy a season ticket for the whole series (£45 and £55 respectively). Tickets will also be available on the door.

Related events are listed below

David Skinner Memorial Lecture - Henry Brava Agence Ter

Venue: Basement Theatre, Adam House, 3 Chambers Street, Edinburgh

Cost: £5.00 Free for ESALA matriculated students