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The Life and Work of Humphry Repton

In 2018, Ashridge House will be hosting a two- day conference to cast new light on the life and works of Humphry Repton and consider his legacy in landscape design. The programme comprises a series of lectures on Day 1 followed by a tour of the gardens at Ashridge. Day 2 will take a similar format with a series of lectures in the morning followed in the afternoon by a tour of Woburn Abbey gardens led by Gardens Manager Martin Towsey. The conference will finish after the tour of Woburn.

The residential and non-residential rates are as follows:

Full residential rate (single) £285
Full residential rate (double or twin) £485
Non-residential rate £150 (including dinner)
Optional extra B&B From £95
Dinner on extra days (Thursday/Saturday) £38 per day

To book your place please click here.

T: 01442 841028  E: sally.rouse@ashridge.hult.edu

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The Golden Valley - painted by Revd Lane in 1860

Agenda

Friday 10 August 1000 Registration
  1030 Speakers include Prof Stephen Daniels, Dr Jon Finch & Prof Tom Williamson  
  1230 Lunch
  1330 Speakers include Michael Symes, Mick Thompson, Dr Sarah Rutherford, plus a tour of the Ashridge Gardens
  1900 Dinner
Saturday 11 August 0800 Breakfast
  0930

Speakers include Dr Jane Bradney, Keir Davidson and Johnny Phibbs

  1300

Lunch

  1400 Visit to Woburn Abbey for a tour of the gardens with Head Gardner Martin Towsey