Happy New Year from all of us here at Hornby Castle. We are working hard to get the gardens ready for the Snowdrop weekend in February 21/22 2015. There is a lot of muck to move from the changes we are making to some of the main borders and this is taking time and some fair amount of back ... Read More about Happy New Year & Snowdrops!
If you are a member of a gardening group, historical society or even just a group of friends we can arrange special tours around the garden (please note garden only minimum 20 people). If you would like to know more or arrange a visit please get in touch through our contact pages. Ken Green our head ... Read More about CALLING ANY GARDEN GROUPS!
After we shut our gates in May there has been a lot of hard work in the gardens. We lost a tree next to the main lawn pond, so this has really opened up the area and we have to decide what to do with all the light and space. Ken and Mary have also been digging out and replanting the herbaceous ... Read More about An amazing summer and now autumn has arrived
It seemed only a minute ago that we were closing the doors on a wonderful snowdrop weekend. We had lots of visitors and the feedback we had was great. We are now gearing up to do it all again, but with the garden looking very different. The pink peony shown in the picture has just popped out ... Read More about The month of May and our Garden open weekend
Here are some of the little snowdrops that are already appearing in the garden, there are plenty more that are also just poking their green tips out of the soil. As ever with our garden there are always changes and we have had the odd tree down over the course of the year, which ... Read More about Hornby Castle Snowdrop Weekend build up!