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Oxford Botanic Garden symposium. Celebrating Botanic Gardens: Past, Present and Future.

Oxford Botanic Garden is hosting a free, online symposium to explore the vital role played by Botanic Gardens around the world. Welcoming renowned speakers to this international arena, the talks provide a unique opportunity for the public to see behind the scenes of plant science, presented by the people who are working to secure a […]


Jekka McVicar: The Myth and Magic of Herbs


We are delighted that our President has agreed to give us another lecture. The illustrated talk will explain how herbs have been used through the ages and some of the quirkier myths and stories that surround them. It will not only demonstrate how magical they are in the making of elixirs and oxymels, but also […]

October Friends’ Lecture – The Bishop’s Palace Gardens Past, Present and Future

The Frank Lecture Theatre Wills Physics Laboratory, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, United Kingdom

Join James Cross, head gardener at The Bishop's Palace, as he discusses The Bishops Palace Gardens Past, Present and Future. James trained at Hadlow College in Kent and worked his sandwich year (and part time to the end of his course) at Sissinghurst Castle Gardens. He then worked a placement at Sheffield Park Gardens before […]