Gardens & Flower Shows

RHS Garden Wisley Reader Club trip

Autumn treats at RHS Garden Wisley

Rachel Bailey reports back from a trip that saw a party of Group Leisure & Travel readers seeking future excursion inspiration at RHS Garden Wisley.

Burghley House

Garden gems revealed in new 'Hidden England' tours

A series of new tours will offer groups a chance to step back in time at three Lincolnshire country gardens.

GTOs at Strawberry Hill for 2018 RC trip

Kew Gardens and Strawberry Hill House: Gems in the crown of Richmond

GLT reports back from a Reader Club trip which came complete with an impressive Gothic house, the world’s largest Victorian glasshouse, and plenty of sunshine. 

Flower archway at Blenheim Palace Flower Show

Circus theme revealed for Blenheim Palace Flower Show

This year’s Blenheim Palace Flower Show will take place this June and will celebrate all things circus.

Borde Hill Gardens

Borde Hill reveals details of new combined dining and garden tour

Borde Hill Gardens in Haywards Heath has launched a new group package which is ideal for those looking to visit the gardens before stopping for some lunch.

Knoll Gardens to host 25th anniversary events in 2019

Knoll Gardens to run 25th anniversary programme of events

Knoll Gardens in Dorset will mark its 25th anniversary with an expanded programme which includes over 70 events.

Eythrope

Waddesdon Manor launches new garden tour for groups

New for 2019, Waddesdon Manor has announced the opening of a guided tour around the Rothschild Walled Garden.

Palm House at Kew Gardens

Kew to celebrate 260 years with calendar full of events

This year, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in Richmond, will mark its 260th birthday with a series of celebratory events and launches, with the help of its sister attraction at Wakehurst.

Tracy Cullen

The face of Excellence: Tracy Cullen

In the first of a new series which catches up with our Excellence Award 2018 finalists, Laura Sexton talks to Tracy Cullen, group sales and friends manager at The Alnwick Garden in Northumberland.

Savill Garden Windsor Great Park group packages

Windsor Great Park launches group visitors guide

Windsor Great Park has launched a group visitors guide for The Savill Garden.

RHS 2019 calendar of events

The 2019 RHS Flower Shows & Festivals you’ll want in your diaries

Here are nine events that are sure to add a burst of colour to your group calendar in 2019.

The Art of Viking

Viking Cruises to present heritage garden at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Cruise line, Viking Cruises will be showcasing a garden at the 2019 RHS Chelsea Flower Show reflecting the company’s artistic brand.

Dorothy Clive Gardens in Shropshire

Shropshire's Dorothy Clive Gardens to celebrate 60th anniversary

A big grant from the National Lottery will help the Dorothy Clive Garden in Shropshire celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2019. 

Celebrity gardener Carol Klein

Great all-year round gardens & Carol Klein’s favourites

There are some stunning gardens to visit in the UK, that are glorious all-year round. We look at some of the best and share celebrity gardener Carol Klein’s favourites.

Easton Walled Gardens

Easton Walled Gardens to come alive in botanical art exhibition

Lincolnshire’s Easton Walled Garden will be presenting its botanical art exhibition once again in February 2019, featuring work from two renowned artists.

Orchid Tunnel at Blenheim Palace Flower Show

Blenheim Palace to celebrate the best of gardening

The annual Blenheim Palace Flower Show returns to the Oxfordshire World Heritage Site in 2019.

RHS Bridgewater

RHS Bridgewater to offer pre-opening group tours

The first RHS garden to open in 17 years has announced that it will be offering groups behind the scenes pre-opening tours.

Borde Hill Garden

Borde Hill teams up with other attractions to offer groups more

Borde Hill Garden has teamed up with a variety of attractions to ensure groups make the most of their day trips.

RHS Garden Bridgewater

Q&A with the RHS Garden Bridgewater team

We spoke to Kimo Morrison, communications and people manager at RHS Garden Bridgewater, about the garden’s new pre-opening tours and plans for the future.

Snowdrop Celebration at Bishop's Palace

Bishop’s Palace to mark the start of spring with Snowdrop Celebration

The Snowdrop Celebration is set to return to Bishop’s Palace on the 23rd and 24th February 2019.