2021 Snowdrop Festival set to celebrate the first signs of spring …

It will soon be time to shake off the winter and a year like no other when the National Garden Scheme 2021…

Wonderful winter bones at Nether Winchendon House, Buckinghamshire

Even in winter, many gardens retain a magical charm. At the historic Grade I listed Nether Winchendon House in Buckinghamshire,…

Winter activities for the family

Keep the family entertained this Christmas break with these winter activities for children. Provided by our friends at the Queen’s…

Carrot cake

This carrot cake, provided by our beneficiary, the Queen’s Nursing Institute, is a perfect quick bake to try this Christmas.…

In anticipation of snowdrops

Garden owner Avril Hughes has been fascinated by snowdrops ever since a friend bought her a selection over ten years…

How National Garden Scheme funding supports unpaid carers

The National Garden Scheme has been supporting Carers Trust since 1996, having donated over  £4 million in that time to…

Warming mulled wine

Ho, ho, ho……..this recipe from Carers Trust never fails. And it fills the house with a lovely smell…. The following…

The silent solace of trees

Above: Horatio’s Garden London & South East credit Lucy Shergold   Trees have been an integral part of garden design…

John’s Story – “it’s heaven to be warm again”

The National Garden Scheme is Perennial’s largest single donor having donated more than £1.85 million since the partnership began in…

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Our donations for 2020

Donor 1
Donor 2 £425,000
Donor 3 £425,000
Donor 4 £425,000
Donor 5 £340,000
Donor 6 £370,000
Donor 7 £157,500
Donor 8
Donor 9 £75,000
Donor 10 £100,000
Donor 11 £190,000
Donor 12
Donor 13 £80,000
Donor 14 £195,000
Donor 15 £97,210