NEW REPORT: Gardens and Coronavirus 2020 

Press Release – 1 September 2020 Gardens and Coronavirus 2020 New National Garden Scheme report highlights the importance of  gardens…

Tasty flapjacks with a chocolate twist

Quick and easy to bake, flapjacks are a fantastic addition to your Great British Garden Party spread. This versatile recipe…

Dave Darwent; “It came as a bit of a surprise that opening my garden is a kind of therapy for my mental wellbeing”

The garden at 12 Ansell Road in Sheffield is as old as the National Garden Scheme. Established in 1927 by…

Amanda Cooper: The sanctuary of my garden in lockdown

Amanda Cooper, Garden Owner at Bolters Farm, Chipping Norton shares her experiences of her garden in lockdown. “Two robins spent the…

Mary Berry; What I’ll be serving at my Great British Garden Party

National Garden Scheme President and ‘Queen of Cakes’ Mary Berry will be hosting her own Great British Garden Party this…

Ray and Joy’s Great British Garden Party: “We were left with a real sense of satisfaction.”

Ray and Joy Monk usually open their garden at 3 Osmond Close in Crawley as part of a group but,…

Charity shop finds and paper plates can make your garden party great!

You don’t have to spend lots of money to come up with some great looks for your Great British Garden…

Thinking of hosting a Great British Garden Party – “Just do it!” say Penny and Bob

Penny and Bob from Gloucestershire were one of the first couples to host a National Garden Scheme Great British Garden…

Summer salad

As the summer harvest begins, our beneficiary, Horatio’s Garden, share the recipe for a seasonal salad. Utilising all the fresh…

Rookwood Farm House, Newbury; a plant lovers paradise

This exciting valley garden in Newbury, Berkshire is a work in progress with lots of different planting schemes and ideas…

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