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Ten of the Best English Historic Gardens: Dr Twigs Way

"This course will provide a scenic introduction to fashions and features in garden history by exploring (at least!) ten of the best surviving gardens in Britain in chronological order. Including features, statues, styles, social and political context. Something for everyone. N.B. No class on 9th Nov"

Tutor: Dr Twigs Way

"Dr Twigs Way is a professional garden historian and divides her time between research and consultancy, giving lectures, talks and writing books. Twigs came to garden history from a career in archaeology, having focussed on landscape archaeology during her PhD. Since 2004 she has worked closely with English Heritage and other public bodies undertaking research on parks and gardens. Twigs has appeared in numerous television programmes including Gardeners' World. "