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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


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

Speakers include Dr Jane Bradney, Keir Davidson and Johnny Phibbs



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