John Dyson of Rutland Hardy Plant Society has let me know about some events that may be of interest to SLGS members:
Uppingham in Bloom Presents
‘An evening with NICK HAMILTON’
If you think you know Barnsdale Gardens…. Think again!
Stories, inspiration and laughter from Rutland’s award-winning garden
Wednesday 6th April 2016
The Mark Glatman Lecture Theatre
Uppingham School New Science Building
Stockerston Rd, Uppingham.
Doors open 7pm for 7.30pm start.
Tickets £7.50 including
Complementary Glass of Wine.
Tickets available from:
Welland Vale Garden centre (The Orchard Café),
Nelsons Butchers, Uppingham,
Moores Estate Agents, Uppingham,
RUTLAND LOCAL HISTORY & RECORD SOCIETY
THE BRYAN MATTHEWS MEMORIAL LECTURE
professional garden historian, author, researcher and lecturer
In celebration of the tercentenary of his birth, presents:
Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown:
Landscape, Art and Dame Nature
7.30 pm Friday 15th April 2016
Mark Glatman Lecture Theatre,
Uppingham School Science Centre
Tickets: £5 each – entry by advance ticket only
Details are attached in the two relevant pdfs (below)
The Rutland Group of the Hardy Plant Society has arranged
a coach outing to visit gardens in Norfolk:
DAY TRIP TO NORTH NORFOLK
WEDNESDAY JUNE 29th
Leaving at 7-45am from UPPINGHAM
Visiting HINDRINGHAM HALL, MANNINGTON HALL, WEST ACRE NURSERIES
MEMBERS £20; NON-MEMBERS £30
A ticket application form is attached below.