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New RHS Travelling Fellowships for garden designers

Members with a keen interest in landscape design,historic parks and gardens (or considering training in this area) will be interested to hear of a new initiative from The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) partnered with the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust to offer travelling fellowships aimed at su...

Date: 4th June 2015

Major Funding Boost for The Capability Brown Festival

The Capability Brown Festival, which will celebrate the 300th Birthday of the 'father of landscape architecture' with a programme of nationwide events and exhibitions in 2016, has been awarded £911,100 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

Date: 30th March 2015


Lancelot 'Capability' Brown (1716-1783) changed the face of eighteenth century England, designing country estates and mansions, moving earth, creating lakes and rivers. 2016 will mark the 300th anniversary of his birth with a nationwide festival and celebration of his life and work.

Date: 11th March 2015

Change of Personnel at the Historic Landscape Project

After 5 years working with the Historic Landscape Project (HLP) Verena McCaig will be leaving at the end of March 2015.

Date: 11th March 2015

New website launched

Our new website has been launched thanks to the team at Shropshire Tourism

Date: 14th October 2014

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Shropshire has a rich heritage of parks and gardens, and the Shropshire Parks and Gardens Trust is closely involved in protecting them from inappropriate development and neglect.

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About Shropshire's Heritage

The Shropshire Parks and Gardens Trust offers an exciting programme of talks and garden visits and provides opportunities to learn about the historic development and design of gardens.

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