Timothy Walker talks about how mankind has exploited the medicinal properties of plants for thousands of years. The role of plants in modern medicine is still considered to be peripheral by many yet plant products are used everyday to relieve pain, heal wounds and cure diseases. Cost: £10 for members, £12 for guests, Aylesbury
A 2 day course looking at Repton’s designs and the effect of the Picturesque on his work and the wider cultural landscape, by Sally Ann Wardroper. Held at Godinton House, Ashford, Kent TN23 3B. Cost £75 including tea/coffe and cake and entry to to the gardens at Godinton.