Wednesday 15th March

The Tate Talk

Oxford College Gardens

Norwich Cathedral visitor & education centre

An illustrated talk by Tim Richardson

The secret corners of Oxford’s college gardens revealed -

from ancient Magdalen to modernist St Catherine’s.



Saturday 22nd April

Annual General Meeting

The Narthex

St John the Baptist Roman Catholic Cathedral, Norwich


Wednesday 31st May

Kettle Hill

The Downs, Langham Road, Blakeney, NR25 7PN

A Mediterranean inspired fruit garden, walled garden,

wild flower and sunken rose garden overlooking

the village of Morston to the sea.

2 - 5pm

Tuesday 20th - Thursday 22nd June

Coach trip to The Laskett Gardens & others

(pre booking only)

Friday 30th June

Booton Hall

Church Road, Booton, NR10 4NZ

A newly designed garden in a beautiful setting, walled garden,

small orchard, pond, large shrub beds

and some established trees.

2 - 5pm

Wednesday 13th September

Tudor Lodgings

Castle Acre, Norfolk, PE32 2AN

A two acre garden with knot garden, blocks of

ornamental grasses, colourful borders, lawns and topiary.

A productive fruit & vegetable garden and natural wild spaces.

2 - 5pm

Saturday 7th October

The Arts & Craft Garden

John Innes Centre, Norwich, NR4 7UH

An illustrated talk by Sarah Rutherford

based on her book of the same name.

Sarah will speak on the origins of the Arts and Crafts Garden,

the main designers of the genre, how to identify it stylistically

and the elements and planting that go to make up

these ravishing gardens.


Wednesday 22nd November

Alicia Amherst (1865-1941)

John Innes Centre, Norwich, NR4 7UH

An illustrated talk by Susan Minter

based on her book The Well-Connected Gardener a biography

of Alicia Amherst, later Lady Rockley, the Victorian and Edwardian horticulturalist with strong Norfolk connections.



Saturday 10th March

Annual Tate Talk

Humphry Repton

A talk by Professor Tom Williamson


Saturday 28th April

Annual General Meeting

Carrow Abbey



Next event

Events 2017 - 18


Wednesday, 22nd November, 2017

An illustrated talk by Susan Minter

John Innes Centre

Norwich Roman Catholic Cathedral