Recent News and Articles

  • What to see in February

    Here are two of the eagerly awaited arrivals of an English Spring – the Primrose and the Snowdrop. Arriving right on queue on 27th January in our Public Gardens .

  • Sad News about our dear friend Marjorie Hunt

    Marjorie Hunt, such a familiar figure in the Gardens for many years died in the first few days of January. Marjorie had a distinguished career in nursing and was for many years a much loved Ward Sister at the Royal London Hospital. She retired to Braintree and became a pillar of

  • Wildlife Report Jan 2016

    Wild Life Area Report  Following the October Opening of the Wildlife Area, we now give a progress report so far. The bird feeders have had a rough time, being continually raided by grey squirrels. So far I have replaced 2 and one has disappeared, but at last it seems I

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