News | Talk on "Historic Parks and Gardens in Selby District"

Selby Civic Society

stimulating public interest in, and caring for, the beauty, history and character of the town and its surroundings

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Feb 16

Talk on "Historic Parks and Gardens in Selby District"

Event Date: February 16, 2017 Location: Portholme Church, Portholme Rd, Selby, YO8 4QH

The Society’s first meeting of 2017 is on Thursday 16th February at 7.30pm in Portholme Church, Portholme Road, Selby, YO8 4QH

“Historic Parks and Gardens in Selby District”

An illustrated talk by Mary Ratcliffe, Yorkshire Gardens Trust Volunteer

“Yorkshire Gardens Trust” volunteers have been investigating the history of designed landscapes. Mary will explain their fascinating findings at such places as Carlton Towers and Escrick Park.

For this first meeting of 2017, entry will be FREE!. If you wish, you can make a donation.

So if you are a keen gardener, a lover of garden design, or have interests in joining a Civic Society why not come along to find out more?

Non-members welcome! Parking nearby.

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