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Annual General Meeting Mon 7th June 2017 at Lewdown Victory Hall
Graham Yeo | 17 May

AGM of the Friends of the Forgotten Garden of Lewtrenchard is being held at the Lewdown Victory Hall 7pm Mon. 12th June followed by a talk on Weeds by environmental expert Mark

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Bluebell Day poster 6 May 2017
Graham Yeo | 31 March

Please feel free to post our advertisement where friends may be interested.   FFGL Bluebell fete poster 17

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Caroline’s Gazebo
Graham Yeo | 30 November

The Friends of the Forgotten Garden at Lewtrechard were blessed with a committee member who was part of the inspiration that reawakened the Woodland Garden and thanks to her family

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Battle of the Somme centenary Time Capsule
Graham Yeo | 30 November

At noon on 11th November 2016 a time capsule was buried next to the commemorative hornbeam tree to mark the centenary of the end of the Battle of the Somme

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July 2016 Somme Vigil & AGM
Forgotten Garden Editor | 26 July

Somme Vigil: The woodland garden of Lewtrenchard was forgotten for almost 100years like a “Sleeping Beauty”. Forgotten, in-part, because many young gardeners on the Baring-Gould estate of Lewtrenchard, who maintained

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Diary dates for Summer 2016. CANCELLED BARBECUE
Forgotten Garden Editor | 10 June

DATES: Our BARBECUE has been CANCELLED. August 20th and September 3rd  at The Forgotten Gardens Lewtrenchard, because of a Summer storm. The committee is reviewing the Autumn diary and are hoping

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Ron Wawman
Forgotten Garden Editor | 3 May

Ron Wawman. It is due to a chance discussion with the then gardener of the Lew Trenchard Hotel that lead Ron to be able to utilise his extensive knowledge of

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Brian Wonnacott
Forgotten Garden Editor | 11 March
Brian Wonnacott. It is with sadness that we have to report that one of our colleagues and active contributors to the Forgotten Gardens at Lewtrenchard has unexpectedly passed away. Brian...
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Margaret Wawman
Forgotten Garden Editor | 11 March

Margaret Wawman. As the new Chairman of the Friends of the Forgotten Garden at Lewtrenchard it seems appropriate for me to write a few words about my Mother-in-Law who sadly

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Flora and Fauna Autumn 2015
Forgotten Garden Editor | 2 January

Forgotten Garden Flora & Fauna (By Brian Wilkinson autumn 2015) The forgotten garden is not only a lovely tranquil spot for one to walk dogs or just stroll around away from

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