Posted on Thursday 29 August 2013
Proposals by the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) to rebuild an 18th century cottage within its grounds, so creating a state-of-the-art educational and community facility, have taken a major stride forward. News that the Garden has received planning permission to rebuild the Botanic Cottage, its original centre of learning, within the Garden means fund raising efforts can also be stepped-up a gear. The ultimate goal is to see the Cottage start welcoming its 21st century students within two years.
Posted on Tuesday 20 August 2013
Visitors to Dawyck Botanic Garden, near Peebles, over the last week have been witnessing the transformation of an ailing beech tree into a lasting tribute to one of the most remarkable plant hunters of the 19th century
Posted on Tuesday 13 August 2013
Posted on Thursday 25 July 2013
As July marks the height of music festival season - and the usual concerns are raised regarding the safety of unwitting revellers - an unexpected proponent of drugs awareness is gearing-up for its own contribution to the popular Wickerman Festival this weekend.
Posted on Monday 08 July 2013
RBGE gears up for this year’s Festival Colombiano, the news has broken that it will screen the UK Premier of the ground-breaking documentary Apaporis. The event, on Saturday, August 3 will be attended by the film’s director, Antonio Dorado, who will participate in question and answer sessions.