Lectures & Courses


I have run courses in the following subjects:

The Garden in British History
World Garden History
Georgian Gardens
Victorian Gardens
Twentieth Century Gardens
French Gardens
Italian Gardens
Japanese Gardens


I have developed a lecture based on my book Gardens in History: A Political Perspective:

Politics and Gardens

I have delivered lectures on the following subjects:

Studley Royal, Hackfall and their place in 18th century landscape gardening
The Garden in British History
Early 18th century landscape and the work of Thomas Knowlton in Yorkshire