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News & Publications

Here you can find news and articles published to this website. Our documented contribution is divided in categories from resources for schools to publication and research reports.
07
Apr

Coronavirus

Since mid-March, the impact of coronavirus has become more serious and widespread. Our planned events and visits are inevitably affected, therefore the lecture and garden visits arranged from May until August have regrettably been postponed. Later events will be reviewed and bookings accepted when it safe to do so. We will post further news as...
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03
Apr

Unforgettable Gardens

Historic parks and gardens are a much-loved part of our shared national story, but these unforgettable gardens are at risk.
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02
Apr

Conserving our Landscape Heritage

Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust supports the Gardens Trust as a statutory consultee in the protection and conservation of the designed landscape. Historic parks and gardens are "heritage assets" for planning purposes and the Trusts specialist knowledge ensures appropriate consultations.
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23
Mar

Spring 2020 Newsletter

Dear Members and friends, Firstly great thanks must be extended to Dr Sarah Rutherford, our retiring Chair, who for twenty-two years, has been at the helm of Bucks Garden Trust-firstly as Vice-chair from the Trust's inauguration in 1998, then on retirement of Charles Boot in 2016, Sarah has accepted the role of Chair.
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02
Mar

Outreach

Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust has undertaken a number of outreach projects over the years involving individual groups, specific projects for a community and  a large number of schools who have gone onto develop gardens and an interest their environment. If you have in idea for an outreach project please do contact us at enquiries@bucksgardentrust.co.uk
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19
Sep

Autumn 2019 Newsletter

And so it is time for our AGM, which this year signals major change on the BGT committee and in our leadership. With regret I am retiring as Chairman (aka Chaise) but this heralds new opportunities! Rosemary Jury is our new Chaise, and will make an excellent leader, and Claire de Carle is her Vice....
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23
Feb

Spring 2019 Newsletter

From the Chair Greetings! In the last few weeks of February the gardens were fast forwarding to summer. It was a bit odd to see my sheets of snowdrops and hellebores on a day when the temperature hit 20 degrees. Many of you will have taken advantage of the warm weather to get in your...
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23
Oct

Humphry Repton – Our New Book

Humphry Repton: in Buckinghamshire and Beyond Our new book presents the fruits of our ground-breaking Research and Recording Project on the work of Humphry Repton in historic Buckinghamshire. The book includes essays on Repton in Bucks and his links further afield, based on our research, followed by a gazetteer providing detailed analysis for each of...
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23
Sep

Autumn 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to our Autumn 2018 Newsletter It is hard to believe that summer has whizzed by already. We celebrated in August the launch of our first book: Humphry Repton in Buckinghamshire and Beyond at the Repton conference, Ashridge House. We hope that you already have your copy (£20+£3 postage from Rosemary Jury). The Repton bicentenary...
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23
Feb

Spring 2018 Newsletter

And so it is time for our AGM, which this year signals major change on the BGT committee and in our leadership. With regret I am retiring as Chairman (aka Chaise) but this heralds new opportunities! Rosemary Jury is our new Chaise, and will make an excellent leader, and Claire de Carle is her Vice....
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22
Mar

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown

Lancelot Brown – 1716 – 1783 It won’t have escaped you that we celebrated the 300th anniversary of Lancelot Brown in 2016, many of us know him better as ‘Capability’ Brown. The event was a huge popular success and the results of much county garden trust research can still be found by consulting the “Brown...
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