Bee blog for June: A swarm in June is worth a silver spoon

There will be a spring honey crop after all, I have taken a break from extracting to write this June…

Candide – headline supporter of An Evening at Chilworth Manor

We are delighted to announce Candide as the headline supporter of An Evening at Chilworth Manor. In addition to their…

A tropical haven in Worcestershire

The National Garden Scheme has thousands of fabulous gardens to explore – from stately acres to tropical hideaways like 3…

We simply couldn’t do it without our volunteers

Volunteers are the life-blood of the National Garden Scheme and in Volunteer’s Week we take a look at what inspires…

June in the garden: find time to relax

Tending a garden is a gradual process. However stepping out into the garden in June can feel like everything has…

Gluten and dairy free Lemon & Blueberry cake

For our recipe of the month, Perennial volunteer, Jane, shares her recipe for this delicious lemon and blueberry cake…

Return of five famous gardens …

For almost 95 years the National Garden Scheme has been opening private gardens to the public to raise funds for nursing and…

Broadleas House, Wiltshire: A bee garden is a celebration of life

Within its six acres, Broadleas House Gardens in Wiltshire offer a delightful variety of garden inspiration including a haven for…

Staycation? There’s no place like home…

Over the years we’ve grown so accustomed to the ease of packing our bags for foreign holidays that the beauty…

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