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...
7 Enchanting Ideas for an Alternative Christmas Tree

7 Enchanting Ideas for an Alternative Christmas Tree

Crunch through fallen leaves in the Landscape Garden, spot holly bushes and steal a kiss under the mistletoe… Hestercombe’s winter gardens are glimmering with the sleepy, frosty signs of the season. Paying us a visit is a wonderful way to get into the festive spirit,...
How to Create the Perfect Christmas Hamper

How to Create the Perfect Christmas Hamper

If you’re stuck for ideas for what to buy someone this Yuletide, creating a Christmas hamper brimming with delicious food and drink is always a fail-safe option. Our Christmas Market this weekend is the perfect opportunity to buy locally made treats from an array of...