Ten of the Best: English Garden Designers : Dr Twigs Way

"Have you ever wondered who came first William Kent or Capability Brown? Did anyone other than Gertrude Jekyll design Edwardian gardens? Who was the first garden designer? This course will cover a variety of aspects of Garden History in an informative and entertaining way. People, places and gossip! "

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. "