the benefits of being a Friend of Ness Gardens is the programme of
coach trips to visit venues in England and Wales.
Friends' coach trip took place in September 1989 when
spare places were offered for the University's Amateur Gardeners
Holiday, including visits to Arley Hall, Bodnant and Ness Botanic
Gardens costing £54 +VAT, with accommodation at a Hall of
The current programme
of coach trips started in 1992. A trio of Friends - Brenda
Marshall, Wendy Jones and Judith Wheat - arrange a programme
of garden visits for you to enjoy each year. We hope you will
find excursions that inspire you to come along!
The 2015 programme will be announced in March 2015 and
circulated with the Spring edition of The