Highlighted Events

  1. Easter Festive Activities - for children 4+ and their carers

    • Come and enjoy art and plant based fun in the SLBI house and garden. 2 drop-in sessions. 10-12 and 2-4.

  2. Conifer Cones Workshop

    • Conifers produce a wide variety of cones varying greatly in size and shape.  We will be examining their structure, how it varies and then apply this to methods of identification. Led by Adrian Rundle from the …

  3. National Gardens' Scheme Open Day

    • Enjoy our garden and house with delicious tea and cakes, and chat to our gardeners. Plants and seeds for sale.

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Latest Blog Posts

  1. New website and wallpaper launched!

    • Last night we celebrated the launch of our new website and newly refurbished lecture room – both part of our £100,000 support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). Our lecture room now proudly displays a unique wallpaper designed …

  2. How wildlife friendly is our garden?

    • Much fun was had here today during our Gardening for Wildlife workshop. Many thanks to the Centre for Wildlife Gardening in Peckham for running it for us. We learnt all sorts of ideas about how to …

  3. Our garden is springing into life

    • Despite the chill in the air, our garden is finally beginning to show the welcome signs of spring. Our local frogs certainly think it’s worth a visit – there are piles of them in the …

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