Category Archives: Gardens

Saltwell Park Saunter

Saltwell Park is a 55 acre award winning park, opened  in 1876 and set in the heart of Gateshead, designed by Edward Kemp. It is situated on the south bank of the river Tyne. It boasts a large Victorian boating … Continue reading

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Alnwick Gardens Revisited

Here are a few more pictures of the beautiful Alnwick Gardens. Visit my previous post for more information about the gardens.

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Northumbrian castles

Northumberland is a county famous for its castles, here are a few of my favourites.

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In Full Flow!

Alnwick Gardens, Northumberland Alnwick Castle Garden was initiated by Jane Percy, Duchess of Northumberland, in October 2001.  The project cost £42,000,000 and the fountain and original garden were designed by  Jacques Wirtz and Peter Wirtz.  The Garden which has grown … Continue reading

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