Saturday, 16 December 2017

Flower festival returns for third year with community feast

Flower festival returns for third year with community feast

A COMMUNITY feast and a “green” trail will feature in the third annual Chelsea Fringe Henley.The alternative gardening festival will run across two weeks, rather than three, so it is more “concentrated”, say organisers.It will run from May 20 to June...

Supper talk

A SUPPER talk about Hampton Court Palace will be held at St Katharine’s, Parmoor, in Frieth on Thursday, November 14. The speaker will ...

Open garden

A GARDEN is to be opened to the public in aid of Bishopswood School in Sonning Common. Woodland House and Rose Cottage in Wargrave ...

Chance to cultivate your gardening skills

Sarah Raven, one of the country’s leading writers and broadcasters on gardening is returning to Bix Manor, Henley in September to run ...

Lucky thirteen

THIRTEEN gardens in Ewelme will be open to the public on Sunday, June 30 from 2pm to 5pm. These will include Ewelme Pottery, the ...

Gardens open day

SEVEN gardens in Binfield Heath will be open to the public on Sunday in aid of the Thames Valley and Chiltern Air Ambulance Trust. The ...

Home design is a complete inside-out job

IN our previous house we often felt not that we needed more garden necessarily, but that we were a bit hemmed in between houses. In ...

Annuals are perfect for all-year colour

THERE is nothing quite like getting to this time of year and being surprised by bulbs that were planted last autumn. Despite careful ...

Personal plant palettes

Most, if not all, garden designers have a palette of plants that they regularly dip into and which end up forming the style by which ...

Great time to plan a new look for your garden

RESOLUTIONS. Now there’s a word. Re-solutions: a new way of looking at something or a new way of solving an old problem. As with many ...

BBC gardener to give masterclasses

BBC Gardeners’ World presenter Sarah Raven is to run two masterclasses at Bix Manor in Henley this spring, writes Lesley Potter. Raven,...

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Plea for crossing

A PEDESTRIAN crossing is needed to help vulnerable people get across one of the busiest streets in Sonning Common, says a parish councillor. Barrie Greenwood said Wood Lane needed ... [more]

 
Crowds welcome back switch-on

Crowds welcome back switch-on

HUNDREDS of people attended Goring’s Christmas festival on Friday evening. The village shops stayed open until 8.30pm and the lights of the 20ft Christmas tree in Rectory Gardens ... [more]

 

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