50 best gardens to visit this summer and six of them are within easy drive of Little Gidding, Ebrington.

The Daily Telegraph Gardening identified the 50 Best Gardens to visit this summer – “Inspirational,uplifting,educational or simply gorgeous – these gardens should not be missed.”

Sudeley Castle Gardens, Winchcombe,Gloucestershire – half an hour away. “Famous for its rose collection,this organic garden also has herbaceous borders, a wildflower meadow, a knot garden and a romantic garden around the ruined banqueting hall”

www.sudeleycastle.co.uk

Stone House Cottage Garden and Nursery, Kidderminster, Worcestershire – 1 hour away. “A romantic garden set in an old walled kitchen garden where unusual brick follies adorn the walls. In the adjoining