CPRE Award for Wharf House Restaurant at Over, Gloucestershire

The Campaign To Protect Rural England (CPRE) Gloucester recognises local projects which are outstanding in their contribution to the environment or to the local community. The CPRE have proudly presented The Wharf House with an award for the restoration of the Over Canal Basin and construction at The Wharf House, as they were greatly impressed … Continue reading CPRE Award for Wharf House Restaurant at Over, Gloucestershire

Highnam Court Gardens

Last week I visited Highnam Court Gardens just west of Gloucester on the edge of the Forest of Dean.  Highnam Court is a Grade 1 listed Queen Anne period house set in 40 acres of glorious gardens.  The current gardens were laid out in the 19th Century by Thomas Gambier Parry, the owner and father of … Continue reading Highnam Court Gardens