Kew Guild

Category: Event Reports


Down House, Ashdown Forest, Millennium Seed Bank and Wakehurst Place, 6 and 7 July 2019

Wakehurst Place, June 2019

Down House and Ashdown Forest, 6 July By Graham Heywood Down House Garden Tour Twenty-two adult Guild members and friends gathered at the gates of Down House situated in the rural Kent village of Downe for an early start to…

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Colesbourne Park – the ‘Snowdrop Tour’, Feb 2019

Galanthus "Nothing Special"

16th February 2019 By Alan Stuttard The first Kew Guild event of the year is always a slightly worrying time for the President and I’m sure that this year was no different for Peter Styles. In recent years it has…

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Annual Dinner 2018

Kew Guild members enjoying the Annual Dinner at RBG Kew.

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Kewite-mail, June 2018

Kewite-mail, June 2018

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Scilly Isles visit, 19-23 April 2018

A group of 23 Kew Guild members visited the Isles of Scilly between 19th and 23rd April 2018. This is a report of their very successful visit.

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Kew Guild Devon trip, 23-25 June 2017

Coleton Fishacre garden looking out to sea

A great weekend for Guild members, hosted by Stewart Henchie, 23-25 June 2017

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Derbyshire visit, 11th-13th August 2017

Members had an enjoyable visit to Derbyshire.

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Guernsey, April 6th – April 9th 2017

A truly memorable visit to Guernsey, April 6th – April 9th 2017

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Bodenham Arboretum, Saturday 21st October 2017

So have I heard the cuckoo’s parting cry, From the wet field, through the vext garden trees, Come with the volleying rain and tossing breeze. Mather Arnold, 1822-1888 How apt that just a few days before our visit to Bodenham…

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Dorset & Hampshire weekend, 13-14 May 2017

Kew Guild members enjoy the railway at Exbury Gardens

Not everyone is fortunate enough to visit the magnificent gardens of both Compton Acres in Poole, Dorset and Exbury in Hampshire and be met by their owners and key staff members.  Our hosts not only graciously outlined the history, their…

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