Kew Guild

Category: Event Reports

Report of the Kew Guild Annual Dinner, 2017

by Richard Ward The Annual Kew Guild Dinner was held on Thursday 25th May in Cambridge Cottage, Kew Green. On one of the hottest days of the year nearly 60 Guild members and guests enjoyed free access to the Gardens…

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Benington Lordship Trip, February 2017

On a fine but cold Sunday in February, 23 intrepid Guild members including their guests met at the stunning spring garden of Benington Lordship the home of the Bott family. We were met by Richard Bott, the present owner, and…

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Grow Wild awards light up Kew Orangery

The Orangery lit up with colour, laughter and wild flower fun for the first ever Grow Wild awards, an opportunity to bring together Grow Wild volunteers, groups, partners and supporters in one of Kew’s most iconic venues. Grow Wild is…

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A Royal Invitation

Sylvia Phillips and Tony Overland visiting Buckingham Palace

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Visit to Thorpe Perrow Arboretum, 22nd October 2016

11 Kewites travelled far to this northern outpost one Saturday late in September, when the 100 acre Arboretum was bathed in autumn sunshine.

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Norfolk Report

Kew Guild Norfolk Weekend 11/12 June 2016 – Part 1 The group’s first visit, on this brilliantly orchestrated weekend by John Simmons and others, was to Blickling, a National Trust complete Norfolk Estate, set in North Norfolk. We were welcomed…

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