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Highlights of this exhibition, 'Gardening Women', include a beautiful suffrage banner embroidered by Gertrude Jekyll and one of Vita Sackville-West's own garden notes which, we believe, has never been publically displayed before.  Read more →


Standing in the greenhouse in the tranquil grounds of Combermere Abbey in rural Shropshire, it’s hard to believe Claire Howard (above) wasn’t always as stress-free as she is today. Just five years ago, she was working in Social Services in senior management. After a 15-year career, reorganization was imminent and... Read more →