February update

February update –Snowdrops, the earliest harbingers of spring approaching, are now opening their delicate buds. Come and enjoy a walk up Baker’s Hill to see them and other signs that the darkest days of winter are behind us.  February is also the month when we celebrate our Volunteers and Friends

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Garden Newsletter: February

Time to start on the Newsletters again! Although looking outside at present – grey skies and heavy rain – you might doubt whether it’s time to start gardening again! In fact the regular weekly volunteers have been coming throughout January. Taking a short break from Newsletter writing doesn’t mean that

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Gilbert’s Grand Raffle 2013 – Winners Announced

On Sunday 3rd November the winners of Gilbert White’s first annual raffle were drawn in the Great Parlour at the museum and gardens. Congratulations go to Mr P. Standley, Ms D. Grant, Mrs L. Hill, Mr Wells and Mr R. Irwin who received the following prizes in order:- A wicker hamper of 6

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Tearific

‘It is that time of year again when we, at The Tea Guild, announce the winner of the prestigious Top Tea Place Award 2013’…and for the eighth consecutive year Gilbert White’s Tea Parlour has achieved this award.

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Spring is Sprung!

Spring is sprung in the garden! David, our much-loved head gardener loses his weather-weary expression (and one of his pairs of woolly socks- he had taken to wearing three pairs at once!) when the snowdrops begin to emerge on Bakers Hill and exudes a new excitement for the start of

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Meet The Gardener!

Tuition, inspiration and guidance for gardeners will be at hand throughout 2011 at Gilbert White’s House & Garden in Selborne as David Standing, Head Gardener of over 30 years, shares his wealth of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm as part of the ‘Meet The Gardener’ series of events. Beginning with a

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