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Predictions: 2019 Wedding Trends

Predictions: 2019 Wedding Trends

If you’re starting the New Year with a ring on your finger and a wedding to plan, congratulations! Why not kick off the planning by taking inspiration from some of the most exciting 2019 wedding trends? We put our heads together with some of our trusted...
Why Visit Winter Gardens?

Why Visit Winter Gardens?

When it’s cold outside and the days are short, it can be all too tempting to hunker down, cosy up and stay indoors. But we’re here to convince you to throw on a jacket, pull on your wellies and head outside. Visiting winter gardens is a great way to do...
Swansong: a Tribute to Hestercombe’s Swan

Swansong: a Tribute to Hestercombe’s Swan

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Hestercombe’s swan due to natural causes. Join us for a Tribute to Hestercombe’s Swan on Thursday 3rd January 2019 at 11am, on the Pear Pond. Known by many members and staff as ‘Swanny’,...
Photography Competition Winners Announced

Photography Competition Winners Announced

Wish you could capture the beauty of a garden view or the perfect detail of a fascinating flower on your camera? If your snaps are never quite as picture-perfect as the places you have visited, now you can take a little bit of inspiration from the winners of our...