Site constructed and managed by Michael D. Beckett
13.11.2018Jackie Bennett “The Writer’s Garden – How Gardens Inspired our Best-loved
Jackie is the former editor of The Garden Design Journal and The English Garden Magazine.
She studied horticulture and landscape history. Her talk includes the gardens of
Jane Austen, Rupert Brooke, Agatha Christie, Roald Dahl and Charles Dickens.
1.12.2018 “The History of Luton Hoo Walled Garden from the 17th to the 21st Centuries”
The 5 acre Luton Hoo Walled Garden was designed by Lancelot “Capability” Brown
established by John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute in the late 1760s. It was productive
well into the 20th century. Since 2001 the Walled Garden has been undergoing restoration
by an enthusiastic band of over 100 volunteers with the Estate Management team.
12.2.2019Kathy Brown “The Edible Flower Garden”
12.3.2019Timothy Walker “How to be a 21st Century Gardener”
9.4.2019 Darren Lerigo “What Do I Do With This Space”
14.5.2019Nick Bailey “365 Days of Colour in Your Garden
Welwyn Planning and Amenity Group web site gives our programme and a lot of information
about the village which members may find interesting. wpag.org.uk
Dr. Phillip Cribb
Dr. Brenda Harold
Dr Andrew Ward
Dr. Keith Furguson.
Dr. Nigel Dunnet.
Russell Bowes .
Carol Sharp .
Prof. Fiona Stafford Rosy Hardy
James Crebin -Bailey
Barry Newman Timothy Walker
Tom Stuart-Smith Jacqueline AvioletRay Broughton
Noel KingsburyLady Skelmersdale Jim Buttress
Meetings are held in St.Francis’ Church Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of months - Feb.,
March, April, May, Sept, Oct., Nov., Dec., at 8pm. Doors open at 7.40pm.