Disraeli, man and myth at Hughendon Manor

A new exhibition at Hughenden Manor has opened.It explores how Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli carefully curated his own image and used Hughenden as stage and backdrop for creating his

Gardening awards growing closer

Aylesbury gardeners are busy digging into their biggest challenge of the year.The Aylesbury in Bloom Garden Competition returns this springtime, inviting gardeners of all skill levels to showcase

Dig into this garden plan for free

Residents subscribed to the brown bin garden waste service in South Oxfordshire or Vale of White Horse can have extra garden waste collected for free.This will be on on their normal collection day

New 'treasures' on show at Cliveden

Cliveden House guided tours are now available, with two spectacular new features to watch out for.After years of work behind the scenes, a replica of the Minton Medusa is now on display in the ent

Dig in for a healthy state of mind

A theatre show promoting the benefits of gardening for mental health is being hosted in nine libraries across the county.The Head Gardener show features the story of brothers Jake and Warren Older

DIY waste move

Bucks people will be able to dispose of small amounts of DIY waste for free at Household Recycling Centres from 31 December.Changes have been brought in by central government and will make it easi

Designs on fame

The winners of this year's Buckinghamshire Design Awards have now been announced.There was a diverse range of winners across the six categories, as well as for the People's Choice Award – voted

Bucks goes green

Bucks is one of the nominated areas to benefit from a Local Nature Recovery Strategy.The Government has announced 48 such areas to be put in place during the next 12-18 months. Milton Keynes is al

Budding Chelsea champs?

Amy Moffett, Head Gardener at Horatio’s Garden Stoke Mandeville, has been helping bring the charity’s show garden to life at RHS Chelsea Flower Show in preparation for its opening next week.Sh

Pick of the picnics

Summer's here, the weather's set fair - what better time for a picnic? And with so many beauty spots in the region, the only problem is deciding where to go. So here's a helpful guide to the best plac