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Berkshire GT’s AGM and Autumn Lecture: Linden Groves: Giggles in the Garden – How Children have Played through the History of our Parks and Gardens

Following the AGM, Linden Groves, landscape historian and Head of Operations and Strategy at the Gardens Trust, wanders through the fascinating history of how 18th century estates, Victorian parks, and post-war parks have been designed and adapted to capture children’s imaginations; and some of the ways children experience these landscapes today.



OGT Visit to The Lyde Garden/The Manor House, Bledlow, Buckinghamshire

Visit to The Lyde Garden/The Manor House, Bledlow, Buckinghamshire, HP27 9PB, 10.30am. Introductory talk after which we will tour The Lyde, designed by Robert Adam, with a walled kitchen garden, water garden, parterres and sculptures, and a sunken aquatic garden created by the late Lord Carrington and The Manor House, his private garden.