Packwood House – Most Magical Garden

Packwood House – Solihull Packwood Lane, Lapworth, B94 6AT , West Midlands, United Kingdom Lapworth B94 6AT A beautiful National Trust Tudor house with amazing gardens, well know for the Yew tree garden. Useful info Opening times – 9am – 5pm Check the website for latest info What to wear – Suitable clothing to view … Continue reading “Packwood House – Most Magical Garden”

Top 20 National Trust Days Out – Become a member??

Discover the National Trust treasures! We became NT members during an Easter visit to Stow gardens in 2017 and  saved money instantly. We got FREE entry to the Easter egg hunt, FREE Parking and of course FREE admission to the house. We have always looked to make the most of our membership. Having now visited … Continue reading “Top 20 National Trust Days Out – Become a member??”

Snowhill Manor – Costwolds Secret Garden

1st World War Sapper Odd Collection     National Trust   Since becoming National Trust members, my wife and I have wanted to take full advantage of the array of properties on offer with them. We have pretty much set ourselves the target of visiting all of the places that are within a few hours drive … Continue reading “Snowhill Manor – Costwolds Secret Garden”

West Wycombe Park – Labyrinth Link?

Spooky Caves   Location for a Classic 1980’s Movie     The Dashwood Mausoleum   West Wycombe Park   Ever seen the movie “The Labyrinth” from the 1980’s? A 16 year old girl, Sarah played by Jennifer Connelly is baby sitting her baby brother one stormy evening. He won’t stop crying and in despair Sarah calls … Continue reading “West Wycombe Park – Labyrinth Link?”