Live Talk: Beverley Glover

Professor Beverley Glover, CGT Patron and Director of the Cambridge University Botanic Garden Thursday 23 September 2021 7:30pm-8:30pm Prof. Glover will be introduced by CGT Chair Liz Whittle and her talk will be preceded by drinks and canapés in Storey’s Field Centre from 6:30pm. Tickets £8 (members) and £10 (non-members) – please book by 20Continue reading “Live Talk: Beverley Glover”

Zoom Talk: Mark Newman

Fountains Abbey, and the 18C Studley Royal estate which followed, adapted the River Skel for their own purposes. National Trust lead archeaologist, Mark Newman, recounts key parts of the estate history. Thursday 8 July 2021 7:30pm-8:30pmThis event has now passed. Title Wonder of the North: the Aislabie family’s designed landscape at Studley Royal. Abstract BetweenContinue reading “Zoom Talk: Mark Newman”

ZOOM Event: Gardeners’ Question Time

Thursday 14 January 2021 7:30pm-8:30pmAn informal evening to pick the gardening brains of our new Life MembersPlease send your queries in advance to event has now passed but you can download the list of species suggested by Philip and Richard from here Title Gardeners’ Question Time Summary Philip Whaites (left) and Richard Gant (right)Continue reading “ZOOM Event: Gardeners’ Question Time”

ZOOM Talk: Pippa & Steve Temple

Left: Steve and Pippa Temple’s restoration of Impington Mill. Right: the watermill at Euston Hall. Thursday 29 April 2021 7:30pm-8:30pmGeneral notes on installing and using Zoom can be found here. This event has now passed but a link to a recording of the talk is available on application to: Title From one great plagueContinue reading “ZOOM Talk: Pippa & Steve Temple”

Zoom Lecture Season 2020

Following quiet months enforced by lockdown, CGT is delighted to offer members and guests an opportunity to hear a series of excellent talks covering an eclectic mix of topics. These will be streamed live on-line using Zoom and details explaining how to install and operate Zoom can be found by clicking this link. An invitationContinue reading “Zoom Lecture Season 2020”

ZOOM Talk: Sue Stuart-Smith

Wednesday 16 September 2020 7:30pm-8:30pmThis event has now passed. Please contact for access to the YouTube recording, available for two weeks from broadcast. Title Gardening for the Mind Abstract Combining contemporary neuroscience, psychoanalysis and compelling real-life stories, Sue Stuart-Smith will explain the remarkable effects that nature can have on our health and wellbeing andContinue reading “ZOOM Talk: Sue Stuart-Smith”