6th April

…simply gorgeous day with 428 garden visitors and a coach load on top. Much the same numbers as we used to get on our pre 1992 one (charity) day a…

20th June

…bustle from all our staff and helpers. Charity fete tomorrow. We need a fine day and 3,000 people if we can to create a real profit for the church and…

1st June

…day 40 years ago. Dad made me give the proceeds to charity (or so he thought). Then to a trip around the garden with Daphne Scott-Harden, our great family friend…

18th May

…interview for Sky News. Guy Hands, Geraldine Hammond, Brenda Blethyn & Charles Williams at Chelsea 2015 Brenda Blethyn at Chelsea 2015 The Prince’s Trust, who are Terra Firma’s business charity,…

18th June

…A superbly fine and sunny day for the charity fete. 457 cars in the three car parks by 12.15 and ?150 more after that. Many raffle tickets sold and a…

6th March

…it is run as a charity but needs more visitors!The only flower we saw was a hellebore and a clump Rhododendron mucronulatum around a pond. A breathtaking display of birch…

29th January

…group rather than sticking to its charter as a plant based charity delivering what its members have always wanted. VOTE it out! 2020 – CHW Off to the nursery for…