Kirtling Picnic in the Pews

Twigs Way and Phil Christie at Kirtling Church for Lord Fairhaven celebration

Tuesday 18 June 2019

As it happened, the rain came for our summer event at Kirtling Tower but, with true Dunkirk spirit, we made a tactical retreat for a wonderful picnic in the pews of Kirtling All Saints’ church. With memorable speeches from CGT chair, Twigs Way, and Gardens Trust Life Vice-President, Gilly Drummond, we celebrated Lord Fairhaven’s 25 years of support for CGT, rounded off with some scrumptious cake and a choice of Prosecco or a non-alcoholic Summer Punch. Lord Fairhaven was presented with a disease-resistant Ulmus x ‘Regal’ and gave a gracious acceptance speech. More in the next Newsletter!

We are pleased to acknowledge support from Bidwells for this event.

Published by cgtwebmaster

Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust Newsletter Editor and Web-Apprentice

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: