Author: Rachael

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Time for a change

It is the time of year again where Godinton has to bid a fond farewell to one intern and say hello to another. As you may be aware we have … Continue reading

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When will the heat end?

Hot dry weather leads to worry for the parkland. After weeks of this beautiful sunny weather and no rain our parkland is starting to look like the plains of Africa. … Continue reading

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Sculpture in the Garden

This long-established summer’s sculpture show is now a popular fixture in many diaries. For three weeks a selection of new work is shown adding an exciting element to the 13 … Continue reading

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This Sunday, Plant Fair

Our local nurseries produce a wonderful range of interesting and unusual plants.  Come and support them as they help to conserve the diversity of plants available to gardeners.  These local, … Continue reading

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Open for visitors

With the weather slowly improving, we are delighted to welcome visitors back to Godinton for the season.  Hopefully the wild garden will soon produce a stunning display of daffodils, with … Continue reading

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Discovery in the Attic

During a routine check of the items in the attics we came across a worrying sight, our 1920’s wireless had been attacked by pests. We managed to manoeuvre the wireless … Continue reading

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Specialist Repair

Scaffolding has been erected to carry out essential work to the north-east gable to repair structural cracks in the high level masonry and to replace a rotten timber lintel. The … Continue reading

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GROW YOUR KNOWLEDGE

Plant Health, this new workshop is by popular request.  Spend a morning with Head Gardener, Viv Hunt, discussing everything that makes your planting really successful. We will look at making … Continue reading

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Sculpture In The Garden

This summer’s sculpture show will bring together the work of eighteen artists adding an exciting element to the thirteen acres of beautiful gardens.  Visitors can enjoy the show from Saturday … Continue reading