Capel Vine

The judges for the competition were John Fothergill of Mr Fothergill’s, gardening writer Peter Seabrook MBE and Stephen Dowbiggin OBE, principal of Capel Manor College.

Keith’s Sweet Peas are worth £50 per stem in Mr Fothergill’s Sweet Pea Competition

A bunch of 10 sweet pea stems were valued at £50 each in a national competition held at Capel Manor College, Enfield, north London on Saturday, 5 July 2014.

1950 Jaguar MkV and a 1951 Bentley MkVI

Classic and Sports Car photoshoot

Earlier this month, Capel Manor House was used as a backdrop for a forthcoming feature in Classic and Sports Car magazine.

The cars are a 1950 Jaguar MkV and a 1951 Bentley MkVI – two sporting luxury saloons from the early post-war period.

Japanese Garden at Capel Manor

Japanese Garden

The Japanese Garden at Capel Manor will be closed on Wednesday 4th June 2014 (for the rest of the week) for phase 1 of a two year project of rejuvenation by Rhino Rock.

Capel Manor Gardens in April 2014

Looking great in the gardens this week at Capel Manor

We have all manor of gardens at Capel Manor – watch the video!

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Snowdrops

Snowdrops in the heart of the Hazel coppice next to the Walled Garden at Capel Manor Gardens today.

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Christmas Carousel 2013

We hope you enjoyed this year’s Christmas Carousel at Capel Manor Gardens.

Pumpkin Carving at Capel Manor College and Gardens

Halloween Howler 2013

We hope you enjoyed this year’s Halloween Howler in support of Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice

Pumpkins from Mr Fothergill's arrive at Capel Manor College and Gardens

Mr Fothergill’s donate a bounty of pumpkins

Pumpkins arrive at Capel Manor for Sunday’s Halloween Howler carving activity.

Baby meerkats at Capel Manor College and Gardens

Baby meerkats at Capel Manor

Two of our baby meerkats keeping warm under a heat lamp in their enclosure in the Animal Stockyard.

Ornamental Grasses at Capel Manor Gardens

Looking great in the gardens this October

The ornamental grasses are adding late season colour, structure and movement to mixed plantings…