Volunteer gardener

I feel most fortunate to be a volunteer gardener for Bannockburn House Trust. The purchase of Bannockburn House was the biggest community buy out of its kind in the UK … Continue reading Volunteer gardener

A new generation of gardeners

There was a lovely account of Mertoun House Gardens given in the Scotland on Sunday, 14th March 2021. Here are a few extracts: In the Ordnance Survey book of 1859,  … Continue reading A new generation of gardeners

Who owns the land?

This image, as printed in Scotland on Sunday, 21 March 2021,  returned my thoughts to the Cabrach, and a series of films that I made long ago:

The making of the future

This film follows the ideas and creativity of Patrick Geddes [1854-1932] A Russian doctor, on seeing a sketched image of Patrick Geddes, asked if this was me? I replied that … Continue reading The making of the future