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Super Nature: Private View

January 23rd 2020
Be amongst the first to see London's first art fair dedicated to gardens and flowers... Read the rest of this entry

SGD Spring Conference 2020

January 21st 2020
The Society of Garden Designers spring conference explores the theme of... Read the rest of this entry

The Lord Mayor's Appeal: Call My Wine Bluff Dinner

January 17th 2020
Taste and test your knowledge of wine at this informal dinner on… Read the rest of this entry

An Introduction to Garden History

January 14th 2020
This popular course on the history of gardens, and garden design will run on... Read the rest of this entry

SGD Awards 2020 Ceremony

January 9th 2020
The winners of the Society of Garden Designers (SGD) Awards 2020 will be announced at... Read the rest of this entry

The Gardens Trust: London Winter Lectures

January 7th 2020
Season tickets are on offer for five fascinating lectures covering... Read the rest of this entry

Former Lord Mayor Receives Knighthood

January 2nd 2020
Former Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Peter Estlin, has been awarded a knighthood for... Read the rest of this entry

Heralding Spring: Kokedama Making

December 31st 2019
Welcome the return of spring with workshops at the Chelsea Physic Garden... Read the rest of this entry

The City of London: Creativity and the Culture Mile

December 26th 2019
Attend the 2020 Lord Mayor’s Gresham event at Guildhall... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum Royal Parks Quiz

December 24th 2019
Teams of up to eight persons are welcome to put their knowledge of London’s Royal Parks to the test... Read the rest of this entry

RBG Edinburgh Herbarium Tour

December 20th 2019
Discover Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh's Herbarium... Read the rest of this entry

The Laskett Gardens Snowdrop Event

December 17th 2019
Sir Roy Strong invites you to join him alongside Perennial Fellows for an exclusive visit of his garden... Read the rest of this entry

Big Give Christmas Challenge Result

December 13th 2019
The 2019 Big Give Christmas Challenge raised... Read the rest of this entry

BALI National Landscape Awards 2019 Results

December 10th 2019
The 43rd BALI National Landscape Award Winners Have Been Revealed... Read the rest of this entry

Sponsor an RHS Herbarium Box

December 6th 2019
A unique opportunity to sponsor a herbarium box... Read the rest of this entry

The 32nd London Art Fair

December 3rd 2019
The London Art Fair returns to London's Islington for... Read the rest of this entry

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2019

November 29th 2019
Donations will be doubled this Christmas... Read the rest of this entry

The Lord Mayor’s Highland Ball

November 26th 2019
Attend to support The Lord Mayor’s Appeal… Read the rest of this entry

Party for Perennial 2020

November 22nd 2019
Join Perennial at this popular new year event… Read the rest of this entry

New Focus For The Gardens Trust

November 20th 2019
Unforgettable gardens: save our heritage... Read the rest of this entry

COSMIMA 15th Annual Jewellery Show, London

November 16th 2019
Visit this free exhibition to see artisan jewellery made by... Read the rest of this entry

Christmas at Kew

November 14th 2019
Visit the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew this Christmas for... Read the rest of this entry

Chartered Institute of Horticulture - Annual Conference

November 11th 2019
Attend the annual CIH conference to learn more... Read the rest of this entry

The New City of London Cookbook

November 7th 2019
Support The Lord Mayor’s Appeal by purchasing this new cookbook... Read the rest of this entry

Watercolour Christmas Cards with Chelsea School of Botanical Art

November 4th 2019
A one day introductory lesson to botanical painting... Read the rest of this entry

Beautiful & Useful: Christmas Craft Fair

October 29th 2019
Come and support local artisans at the Garden Museum... Read the rest of this entry

Voices of London - An Evening of Poems Inspired by Our Great City

October 26th 2019
Support The Lord Mayor's Appeal with an evening of poetry... Read the rest of this entry

Garden Museum's 7th Annual Literary Festival: Tickets Now Available

October 22nd 2019
The next Festival of Garden Literature will be held at Helmingham Hall, Suffolk... Read the rest of this entry

Tower Bridge celebrates its 125 year history with exclusive after-hours talks

October 15th 2019
Part of Tower Bridge’s 125th anniversary celebrations. This event is hosted in the brand-new learning space... Read the rest of this entry

Stories that shape our future: the first ever Chelsea History Festival

October 8th 2019
Immerse yourself in a celebration of history, set in the heart of iconic Chelsea. With more than 35 events over 5 days, discover this exciting programme... Read the rest of this entry

The Grand Finale 2019: celebrate the end of Alderman Peter Estlin’s mayoral year

October 1st 2019
The Lord Mayor’s and Lady Mayoress’s swan song is themed 'Going Out With A Bang!' and is being held on Tuesday 5th November at historic Guildhall. Read the rest of this entry

THE LORD MAYOR ON THE FUTURE OF THE LIVERY

July 3rd 2019
In his Mansion House speech to Masters, Prime Wardens and Upper Bailiff, the Lord Mayor, Peter Estlin, invited his guests to consider what the Livery’s future might look like. He said: Read the rest of this entry

Food is Medicine at Chelsea Physic

June 19th 2019
Chelsea Physic Garden welcomes the Guardian’s ‘New Vegan’ columnist Meera Sodha to its next Food is Medicine-themed Supper Talk on Thursday 25th July at 7pm. Read the rest of this entry

YOU SHALL GO TO THE BALL...

June 17th 2019
Sheriffs Alderman Vincent Keaveny and The Hon Liz Green liverymen invite liverymen to support the annual Sheriffs’ Ball, held at Guildhall on Friday 20th September in aid of The Lord Mayor’s Appeal. Read the rest of this entry

Just follow the Lord Mayor...

June 17th 2019
The Lord Mayor’s Appeal Abseil Challenge takes place at Barclays in Canary Wharf on Friday 5th July. Registration is open at https://www.thelordmayorsappeal.org/events/665/abseil-challenge-at-barclays/. Read the rest of this entry

DRINKING FOR A GOOD CAUSE

June 17th 2019
The Brewers’ Company Annual City Beerfest, held in aid of the Lord Mayor’s Appeal, takes place in Guildhall Yard on Thursday 18th July between 12.30-9pm. Sixteen breweries will be there providing the finest beers for your enjoyment. Read the rest of this entry

Sheriffs ride through the City

June 17th 2019
On Wednesday 10th July Sheriffs Vincent Keaveny and Liz Green are taking to horseback to ride through the City of London, visiting various landmarks and livery halls whilst raising money for the Sheriffs’ & Recorder’s Fund. Read the rest of this entry

TUDOR, TRADER, SHIPPER, SPY?

June 17th 2019
As part of the celebrations to mark the 500th anniversary of the birth of its founder Sir Thomas Gresham (he also founded the Royal Exchange), Gresham College is staging an exhibition called 'Tudor, Trader, Shipper, Spy?' Read the rest of this entry

LIGHTING THE WAY FOR FOOD PRODUCTION

June 17th 2019
The Lightmongers’ Company hold their William Wright Lecture on 27th June (6pm - 8pm University College London Auditorium). Read the rest of this entry

war and peace

March 18th 2019
A remarkable exhibition which tells the stories of the Royal Hospital Chelsea and the Royal Parks during the First World War. Read the rest of this entry