Pilgrimage to Herterton

  Northumberland is a magical county. Empty beaches, huge skies, pretty seaside towns and, much to the delight of Ted … More

Passing the Test

As some of you may know, I open my garden each June for the National Gardens Scheme, or NGS, which … More

Serendipity in the Malverns

It was one of those serendipitous moments….. We’d booked a holiday in ‘Little Switzerland’ as the Malvern Hills are called, … More

A Shady Character

“If I had to choose between a sunny or a shady garden, I’d choose a shady garden every time.” This … More

Garden Visiting Season

It’s that wonderful time of year again for all nosey parkers like me. Yes, it’s garden visiting season! When gates … More