Monday 24th January 2022

New online lectures

Monday 17th January 2022

If you are interested in this event, please contact Chris Beevers - chrisbeevers121 [at] by 28 January.

Monday 20th December 2021

Here is a preview of the early events planned for 2022. Full details will be sent to members in January.

Saturday 27th November 2021

Supported by a grant from the Yorkshire Gardens Trust

Tuesday 9th November 2021

YGT celebrated its 25th anniversary with a lunch and lecture at Rudding Park on Saturday 9 October 2021.

Wednesday 6th October 2021

Enticing Paths, edited by Roger Last, looks at aspects of gardens and gardening in Norfolk over five centuries.

Monday 4th October 2021

Patrick Eyres and Karen Lynch's wonderful book on the work of Humphry Repton is now available as a pdf (the hard copy is sadly out of print).

Monday 27th September 2021

Scarborough Archaeological and Historical Society have completed a fascinating study of Aldby Park's mysterious earthwork.

Monday 13th September 2021

Thomas Backhouse, Brother of the More Famous James: The Early Years (1815-1854) of the Backhouse Nursery, York by Gillian Parker, post-graduate research student, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th September 2021

Jointly commissioned by Historic England and the York & North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

Monday 7th June 2021

By Valerie Oxley

Thursday 8th April 2021

Our programme for this year has been finalised and can be found in Events.

Monday 5th April 2021

This live event has been postponed again by a year and will now take place in September 2022.

Monday 29th March 2021

Due to the uncertainties we've made the decision to postpone again and we're now looking at a Wednesday date in June or early July 2022

Monday 1st March 2021

Maddy Hughes has put this helpful guide together for those using Zoom for the first time.

Tuesday 9th February 2021

Restoration of abandoned rock garden by Percy Cane at Broomhill Library by local community volunteers and University of Sheffield students

Friday 15th January 2021

New book from the Norfolk Record Society

Thursday 23rd July 2020

Do you have old varieties growing in your garden?

Monday 13th April 2020

From the Historic Landscape Project Officer:

Thursday 2nd April 2020

We hope that everyone is keeping well during this difficult time. If you want to continue researching historic gardens or indeed start, there is a wealth of information online.


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