‘Ahead of the curve’

This beautiful garden featured in the Scotland on Sunday, 28 February 2021: Helen Carmichael, custodian and hands-on-gardener: “Like all gardens, it is an ongoing project, and it’s a real privilege … Continue reading ‘Ahead of the curve’

The ladies Reid

Carved into the lintel above the entrance to Bonshaw tower is this religous reminder: SOLI.DEO.HONOR.ET.GLORIA. Bonshaw Tower, a fine 16th century Border tower, survives within a fine garden setting that … Continue reading The ladies Reid

From glamour to dereliction and back

The garden of Lochnaw castle, as featured in Scotland on Sunday, 24th January 2021:

Poetry and music together