Springtime – my favourite time

Springtime is one of my favourite times of the year. Following winter, which can often be wet and gloomy, there is usually more sunshine and, of course, longer days. Spring 2021 officially begins in the northern hemisphere on March 20th.Already as we approach spring, we see signs of new life as the early plants pop … Continue reading Springtime – my favourite time

The Courts Gardens, Holt, Wiltshire

The Courts Garden, Holt, Wiltshire

I live just a couple of miles from The Courts at Holt, Wiltshire which is a lovely National Trust Garden and a real pleasure to visit. Historical records inform us that the formal garden here was laid out in 1900-10 surrounding a house built around 1720. The gardens were designed by the architect Sir George … Continue reading The Courts Garden, Holt, Wiltshire