Lecture by Jane Bradney: Repton's Legacy – The Red Books. Friday 26th October 2018

Lecture by Jane Bradney, an independent garden historian and lecturer with a special interest in Humphry Repton and the Regency. She will talk about the pervading influence of the Red Books.

Lecture by Trevor Rowley: Forest Parks and Woodland in early medieval England and Normandy. Friday 16th November 2018

Lecture by Trevor Rowley, landscape historian and archaeologist, Emeritus Fellow of Kellogg College, and author of the classic Villages in the Landscape and The Landscape of the Welsh Marches. He will reveal the history of English landscapes and their associations with Normandy.

Lecture by Margaret Willes: Parmesan and Parsley – Samuel Pepys, John Evelyn and Gardens. Friday 7th December 2018

Lecture by Margaret Willes, historian and writer and former publisher at The National Trust. She will talk about these two great diarists of Restoration England and their intense curiosity in what Evelyn called ‘hortulan affairs’, subject of her recent book 'The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn' (Yale UP, 2017).

Conference: Trees & Townscape - Past, Present & Future. Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th March 2019

Weekend conference at St John's College, Oxford, organised by the OGT. The programme will comprise a day of presentations on Saturday 16th March looking at the value of trees from a variety of perspectives. On Sunday 17th March there will be a choice of guided walks in Oxford, looking at trees in urban settings.  For further information about the conference, or to register your interest, please contact secretary@ogt.org.uk  Booking will open in Autumn 2018.